Japan police warned fans 'will drink a lot' at World Cup
Organisers have urged Japanese police to take a 'light touch' on fans who have a culture of drinking heavily but not offering any intimidation.
Rugby: Israel Folau conduct hearing set for May 4
Israel Folau's future in Australian rugby may be decided within two weeks after his code of conduct hearing was set for Saturday, May 4.
Super Rugby Round 10 review: Bernard Foley Wallabies first choice?
Both the Australian and African conferences were turned upside down this week with the Brumbies and Reds shocking their African rivals, while Bernard Foley produced under pressure in a Wallabies audition against Quade Cooper. Your Round 10 review is here.
Leinster progress to the Champions Cup final
Defending champions Leinster outclassed Toulouse 30-12 to reach the Champions Cup final.
Saracens beat Munster to reach Champions Cup final
Saracens produced a powerful second-half surge to reach their third Champions Cup final in four seasons by beating Munster 32-16 at the Ricoh Arena on Saturday.
Waratahs overcome Israel Folau distraction, show potential without linchpin
The Waratahs were always going to be under the pump to make up for the absence of Israel Folau, and with their impressive second half turn around to seal a 23-20 win the side showed they could step up without their linchpin.
Brave Brumbies back in Super Rugby hunt
Coach Dan McKellar was glowing in his praise after the Brumbies turned in one of the great defensive performances in Super Rugby history to revitalise their season.
Waratahs in Super comeback win over Rebels
The NSW Waratahs have breathed fresh life into their Super Rugby campaign with a crucial comeback win over the conference-leading Melbourne Rebels.
Highlanders snap five-game losing streak
Matt Faddes scored a long-range intercept try in the 56th minute that gave the Highlanders some breathing room as they snapped a five-game losing streak with victory over the Blues in Dunedin on Saturday.
Kerevi the mastermind as Reds score upset away win
Samu Kerevi continued his sparkling Super Rugby season for the Queensland Reds as he inspired them to a 21-14 away win over the Sharks on Friday.
How do the Wallabies pick up the pieces? What do the All Blacks actually need to work on? And what have been the key learnings from two Springboks-Pumas clashes? The Rugby Championship restarts this week.
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