How Pep and Sir Alex inspired Jones to reinvent English rugby
Eddie Jones has been able to reinvent English rugby with a helping hand from football influences Sir Alex Ferguson and Pep Guardiola.
Ref stood down for RWC semis after fans photo
Jaco Peyper will not referee either Rugby World Cup semifinal after he was photographed with Welsh fans after he sent off France second-row Sébastien Vahaamahina in their Rugby World Cup quarterfinal.
RWC Spygate: England spot camera at training
England coach Eddie Jones said his team were spied on at training Tuesday ahead of their Rugby World Cup semifinal against New Zealand.
Rugby World Cup semifinals preview, latest team lists, predictions
The Rugby World Cup semifinals pitch New Zealand against England, and Wales look to hurdle South Africa on the way to the final.
Rugby Australia must shoulder share of blame for Wallabies Cup failure
Wallabies coach Michael Cheika is on the way out, but the post-mortem following Australia's Rugby World Cup exit simply can't stop there, writes Sam Bruce.
Springboks rock Japan out of their Rugby World Cup dream
The hosts have brought something new to rugby's top table, and the sport needs to ensure that their next opportunity is not another four years away.
Five moments that defined Wales' narrow win over France
From France's fast start to that red card to Ross Moriarty's moment of redemption, this quarterfinal was a roller coaster.
Gatland proud of Wales' 'never give up' attitude
Warren Gatland credits the Wales players for their dramatic World Cup quarterfinal win over France.
Spine-tingling All Blacks raise the bar far too high for Ireland (and everyone else?)
The Irish were supposed to be kryptonite to this New Zealand team. Instead, they had no answer to a squad of regenerated rugby superheroes.
Frustration, hope and 2027: RWC lessons for U.S. Rugby
Another winless campaign had its setbacks, but there is a template for U.S. rugby success being laid down by Japan.
The best 25 players at Rugby World Cup 2019
The chaos of the ruck: What the heck is actually going on in a rugby pile?
Far from being simply a mad scramble, a rugby ruck has no shortage of technique and regulations around it. Oh, and some dark arts as well, of course...
Love, rugby and a sport's crucial battle with concussion
Bok coach Erasmus delighted with 'wonderful' Kolisi comeback
South Africa coach Rassie Erasmus was delighted to get 50 minutes from regular skipper Siya Kolisi in Saturday's 24-18 Rugby World Cup warm-up win over Argentina at Loftus Versfeld.
Springboks name uncapped duo to face Pumas
South Africa have called on uncapped front-row duo Scarra Ntubeni and Wilco Louw for Saturday's one-off Test against Argentina in Pretoria.
New dimension to Wallabies attack: Beale
Shaun Berne's influence as Wallabies attack coach blossomed in Perth and Kurtley Beale thinks their all-encompassing approach to running rugby will only be better at the World Cup.
Is there a better way to deal with Scott Barrett's shoulder charge?
As the rugby world waits for news of the suspension handed down to All Blacks lock Scott Barrett, the New Zealander has found a somewhat unlikely ally on the other side of Tasman.
Wallabies to make tough call on David Pocock
The Wallabies selectors face a dilemma before Saturday's Bledisloe Cup decider as they weigh up whether to play champion flanker David Pocock - and, if so, where
All Black Barrett suspended three weeks
All Blacks lock Scott Barrett will miss this week's Bledisloe Cup decider but will be clear for World Cup selection after copping a three-week ban from the SANZAAR judiciary.
Rugby Championship Round 3: Scott Barrett red card a no-brainer
South Africa are winners of the Rugby Championship for the first time, but the big story from the final round of fixtures was Scott Barrett's red card. Was it the right call?
Michael Cheika plays down Bledisloe I win as Wallabies look to Eden Park
The Wallabies only have to rewind four years for a reminder of how a good win can quickly turn sour as they look ahead to the Bledisloe Cup decider.
Pollard stars as South Africa win Rugby Championship
A Handre Pollard-inspired South Africa warmed up for the World Cup in superb style, beating Argentina to claim the Rugby Championship.
James O'Connor impresses in Wallabies' Bledisloe Cup win
James O'Connor has seemingly booked his ticket to Japan after he enjoyed a strong outing at outside centre in the Wallabies' stunning Bledisloe Cup win in Perth.
Wallabies thrash All Blacks after Scott Barrett red card
The Wallabies produced their most commanding performance in years to hammer the All Blacks in front of a record crowd at Optus Stadium in Perth, the Australians capitalising on the sending off of Scott Barrett.
Wallabies roll dice on James O'Connor as outside centre
James O'Connor has been given the chance to push his World Cup case after Michael Cheika named the utility back at outside centre in a shock backline selection for Bledisloe I.
Ardie Savea named at No. 6 as All Blacks shuffle squad for Bledisloe I
Ardie Savea will start at blindside flanker in a back-row trio alongside skipper Kieran Read and Sam Cane for the opening Bledisloe Cup clash in Perth on Saturday night.
Beware, Wallabies, the All Blacks are ready to hit their straps
The All Blacks are warning that the band is back together and they are singing from the same song sheet ahead Saturday's rugby Test against the Wallabies in Perth.
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