<
>

Matches
All times in EST

Scott Barbour/Getty Images
19hAAP

Hooper gives up Waratahs captaincy

Michael Hooper has stood down from the NSW Waratahs captaincy, but has indicated that he wants to continue as Wallabies captain.

Mark Evans/Getty Images
2d

Wallabies coach Rennie starts busy visit

New Wallabies coach Dave Rennie has been officially welcomed and will start meeting the nation's Super Rugby teams from Wednesday, on a whistle-stop tour of the country.

Mark Kolbe/Getty Images
4dAAP

Teen Waratah Nawaqanitawase is the real deal

He's got the game to stump opponents and the name to torment commentators, but emerging NSW Waratahs back Mark Nawaqanitawase clearly has a bight future.

Mark Kolbe/Getty Images
4dAAP

Waratahs young guns have new coach purring

The emerging generation of NSW Waratahs has new coach Rob Penney excited about the team's depth and looking forward to having some selection headaches.

ANDER GILLENEA/AFP via Getty Images
4dAAP

Reds thump Rebels in Super Rugby trial

Filipo Daugunu's five-try afternoon was spoiled by a red card for a dangerous tackle as the Queensland Reds feasted in a Super Rugby trial game mismatch against Melbourne.

Mark Kolbe/Getty Images
4dAAP

Teen back stars in Tahs rugby trial win

Mark Nawaqanitawase, has put himself in contention for early-season Super Rugby selection with an eye-catching display in the Waratahs' trial win over the Highlanders at Sydney's Leichhardt Oval.

Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
7dESPN Staff

Lealiifano nominated for prestigious Laureus Award

Wallabies fly-half Christian Lealiifano has been shortlisted for the Comeback of the Year at the prestigious Laureus World Sport awards after he made his return to international rugby just three years after he was diagnosed with leukaemia.

Hannah Peters/Getty Images
7dESPN

Super Rugby 2020 preseason fixtures

The 25th season of Super Rugby kicks off as early as January 31 with all 15 teams taking part in preseason fixtures. Follow this blog for all team lists, locals, times and results.

Ian Walton/Getty Images
8dAAP

Mowen joins Junior Wallabies set-up

Former Wallabies captain Ben Mowen has joined the Junior Wallabies 2020 program, as he pursues a coaching career in the national set-up.

Jeremy Ng/Getty Images
18dAAP

Brumbies relocate from Canberra smoke

The Brumbies are moving their Super Rugby training base to Newcastle, 443 kms away, because of the hazardous air conditions in Canberra.

26dAAP

Taylor named Wallabies' new defence coach

Rugby Australia has moved another step closer to finalising its new-look Wallabies coaching team after securing former Scotland and Queensland Reds assistant Matt Taylor as defence coach.

Anthony Devlin/PA Images via Getty Images
31dESPN staff

Australia's Teams of the Decade

With the end of the decade upon us, it's time to reflect on some of the outstanding talent that has graced Australia's stadiums both home and abroad.

Elsa/Getty Images
38dBrittany Mitchell

The decade that saw the rise of women's sport

How different the world looks in 10 years. Australia has seen in six Prime Ministers, same sex marriage was legalised and women's sport has secured big money television deals, taken out front and back page stories and the pay gap is decreasing.

Darrian Traynor/Getty Images
50dESPN staff

Israel Folau, Rugby Australia reach confidential settlement

Israel Folau and Rugby Australia have ended the biggest feud in Australian sport, after the two parties reach a confidential settlement following the former Wallabies' social media posts and his subsequent sacking.

ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images
57dAAP with ESPN staff

Folau enters new $14m compensation claim

Rugby Australia's year from hell has been capped off with sacked Wallabies star Israel Folau entering a new multi-million-dollar legal claim against the sporting body just days after it was revealed rugby's broadcast deal is in limbo.

Hannah Peters/Getty Images
59dESPN staff

Melbourne to host 2020 Bledisloe Cup fixture

Melbourne's Marvel Stadium will host the opening Bledisloe Cup fixture next year, meaning Sydney won't stage rugby's trans-Tasman battle for the second straight year.

Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile via Getty Images
60dBrittany Mitchell

Australia must give Rennie a chance: Mehrtens

All Blacks great Andrew Mehrtens has backed fellow New Zealander Dave Rennie as the best man for the Wallabies head coaching job after it was announced Rennie would lead the Wallabies to the 2023 Rugby World Cup in France.

2019 RankingsRugby Championship

  • AUS2nd
    Tries Scored 1st South Africa : 11 Tries Scored
    SA1st
    9
    11
  • AUS2nd
    Points Difference 1st South Africa : 51 Points Difference
    SA1st
    9
    51