Saints, Wallabies star Horne forced to retire
Northampton Saints' Wallabies centre Rob Horne has been forced into retirement just seven days after suffering nerve damage to his right arm.
Wallaby great Smith back for Reds
Wallabies great George Smith is set to play for the Queensland Reds for the first time this season in the Super Rugby clash with New Zealand's Chiefs at Suncorp Stadium on Saturday.
Perenara '100 percent against' Folau comments
All Blacks scrum-half TJ Perenara added his voice to those condemning Israel Folau as he took to social media to show his support for young people "who may be struggling with their identity".
The 'truth' that Folau doesn't want to hear
Rugby Australia's weak-kneed approach in not sanctioning Israel Folau won't see an enormous problem go away. Folau has deeply upset people- and his intentions must be questioned by continuing to comment on the issue, Greg Growden writes.
Gay rugby club add voice to Folau debate
Rugby's highest-profile referee Nigel Owens has spoken out against Israel Folau's latest comments on homosexuality, while All Blacks Brad Weber has come out firing on twitter.
Folau avoids sanction; Gibson offers support
Israel Folau will not be sanctioned by Rugby Australia (RA) for his controversial stance on homosexuality as Waratahs coach Daryl Gibson makes it clear the Super Rugby franchise hopes to retain the Wallabies superstar.
Folau takes swipe at Rugby Australia CEO
Israel Folau has taken a swipe at Rugby Australia CEO Raelene Castle in an online essay for PlayersVoice after the pair met alongside NSW Waratahs general manager Andrew Hore to discuss his social media post that caused a public uproar.
Waratahs plotting title tilt
The Waratahs believe they are building nicely for another Super Rugby title tilt after embarking on their best start to a season in 12 years.
Hamstring tear rules Genia out for Rebels
Melbourne face a testing two-game trip to South Africa without their best player after star halfback Will Genia injured his hamstring in the Rebels' loss to the Jaguares.
Brad Thorn slams door shut on Quade Cooper
Queensland coach Brad Thorn has slammed the door shut on Quade Cooper, saying the superstar outcast would remain just that despite admitting the Reds were lacking inspiration after Saturday night's Super Rugby drubbing in Sydney.
Folau feeling 'positive': Hooper
NSW Waratahs and Wallabies captain Michael Hooper says embattled teammate Israel Folau is in a positive headspace despite being engulfed in a storm of controversy.
Wallabies return to Eden Park graveyard
The Wallabies face a return to their graveyard, Eden Park, as they attempt to win the Bledisloe Cup for the first time in 16 years.
W2W4: Battle of NZ fly-halves
Super Rugby Round 9 is highlighted by a battle between New Zealand's best No.10s, while Australia's sides begin their journey across the ditch as they search for respect.
W2W4: Heat on Reds' limp attack, Lance
Super Rugby Round 10 has barely rated a mention this week given the ongoing saga involving Israel Folau. That might be a good thing for the Reds for whom attack has become an enormous problem.
Waratahs win inaugural women's title
The NSW Waratahs women have played out 90 minutes of hard-hitting, entertaining rugby to claim the inaugural Super W title over rivals the Queensland Reds women
NZ Super teams don't respect us: McKellar
Brumbies coach Dan McKellar says Australian Super Rugby teams need to earn respect from their New Zealand counterparts.
Waratahs can't not be inspired by SCG history
The Waratahs' Round 9 Super Rugby clash with the Reds will be the first interstate rugby game played at the SCG since 1983. But the ground's history runs beyond that and includes some of rugby's most pivotal moments, Greg Growden writes.
Folau social post a Tahs "teaching tool"
Israel Folau's controversial social media posts have provided the NSW Waratahs with a "teaching tool" to educate players about online conduct, says coach Daryl Gibson.
Rugby Australia cop financial hit
The financial cost of Australian rugby's horror 2017 has become clearer, with Rugby Australia posting a $7.5 million reversal.
Wallabies captain unfazed about Folau
National and state captain Michael Hooper is confident Israel Folau's controversial religious beliefs won't divide the Wallabies or the NSW Waratahs.
Rugby bosses to front Folau after gay post
Rugby Australia's major sponsor is under pressure to take action after Wallabies star Israel Folau's latest controversial tweet.
Rebels must rethink prime attack weapon
Less than six months ago, the Wallabies appeared to have discovered in Marika Koroibete the most important of Test assets - a penetrative, unpredictable, match-changing winger. Now, he looks dejected and lost on the Rebels wing, writes Greg Growden.
W2W4: Brumbies on the brink
Super Rugby Round 8 is highlighted by a blockbuster Saturday with back-to-back action including three local derbies across the three conferences that are set to impact finals hopes and local standings.
Jesse Parahi named Aus sevens captain
Jesse Parahi has been named captain of the Australian men's sevens side after replacement captain James Stannard was hospitalised in a one punch attack ahead of the Commonwealth Games.
Folau to miss three games with injury
Wallabies superstar Israel Folau is set for stint on the sidelines after damaging his hamstring in the NSW Waratahs' battling Super Rugby win over the Brumbies on Saturday.
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