Union News

Labor promise Ballymore upgrade

Labor promise Ballymore upgrade

The Australian Labor Party (ALP) has promised federal funding for Ballymore if elected in the upcoming election. 9 May 2019
Valuable points to be won in Langford

Valuable points to be won in Langford

Australia's women's Sevens team will be chasing valuable series points when they head into the Canada Sevens in Langford. 3 May 2019
Graham makes history in wheelchair rugby

Graham makes history in wheelchair rugby

Shae Graham will become the first female to represent Australia in wheelchair rugby at a major international event. 2 May 2019
Aussies go down fighting in Kitakyushu

Aussies go down fighting in Kitakyushu

Australia has finished sixth at the Kitakyushu 7s after going down to New Zealand in the fifth-place final. 22 Apr 2019
Aussies through to Kitakyushu quarters

Aussies through to Kitakyushu quarters

Australia's rugby sevens team have booked their place in the Kitakyushu Sevens quarter-finals. 20 Apr 2019
Folau fights on...

Folau fights on...

Wallabies winger Israel Folau has vowed to fight on to keep his rugby career alive despite attempts to sack him over his homophobic rants on social media. 17 Apr 2019
Izzy sacked now? Almost...

Izzy sacked now? Almost...

Israel Folau edged closer to the Wallabies bin today after rugby bosses served him with a breach notice over his religious social media rant against homosexuality last week. 15 Apr 2019
Determined Murphy back in Aussie Sevens

Determined Murphy back in Aussie Sevens

Dual rugby star Mahila Murphy has been working hard to earn her spot back in John Manenti's squad. 13 Apr 2019
Izzy sacked yet?

Izzy sacked yet?

Rugby Australia and NSW Rugby Union have still to bring an end to Israel Folau’s Wallabies career despite the outrage over his homophobic hate speech on social media this week. 12 Apr 2019
Caslick and Murphy return for Kitakyushu

Caslick and Murphy return for Kitakyushu

Mahalia Murphy and Charlotte Caslick will return to the Australian Women’s team for the Kitakyushu 7s next weekend. 12 Apr 2019
Wallaroos name 16 uncapped players in extended squad

Wallaroos name 16 uncapped players in extended squad

Wallaroos coach Dwayne Nestor has named his first extended squad ahead of a big international season for the team. 11 Apr 2019
Maguire takes home her second Super W title

Maguire takes home her second Super W title

Crystal Maguire took home more than she bargained for after the Super W grand final at Leichhardt Oval on Sunday. 9 Apr 2019
Chancellor becomes a Super W champion second time around

Chancellor becomes a Super W champion second time around

Emily Chancellor, who missed out on the inaugural Super W season due to injury, was in the thick of the action last night, coming away with a win for NSW in the fiercely contested grand final against Queensland. 8 Apr 2019
Waratahs are Super W champions again

Waratahs are Super W champions again

The NSW Waratahs have beaten Queensland 8-5 in a fiercely contested, but mistake-riddled Super W final at Leichhardt Oval. 7 Apr 2019
Grand final heartbreak a motivator for Queensland

Grand final heartbreak a motivator for Queensland

Queensland will be using the 2018 Super W grand final loss as a motivator when they face NSW Waratahs in the decider once again. 5 Apr 2019
NSW banking on winning experience to go back-to-back

NSW banking on winning experience to go back-to-back

NSW Waratahs women's flanker Emily Chancellor feels as defending Super W champions they've become an even more closely bonded and formidable unit during the second instalment of the competition. 3 Apr 2019
Queensland book Super W grand final ticket

Queensland book Super W grand final ticket

Queensland is through to their second consecutive Super W grand final after defeating the Brumbies 39-10. 31 Mar 2019
Waratahs to defend Super W crown

Waratahs to defend Super W crown

The NSW Waratahs will have the chance to defend their Super W title after a 66-12 victory over the Melbourne Rebels put them into the grand final. 25 Mar 2019
Rugby's nationwide hunt for Indigenous talent

Rugby's nationwide hunt for Indigenous talent

Rugby Australia’s High-Performance team begin a talent ID tour next week to unearth Indigenous talent around the country. 22 Mar 2019
New schedule, new opportunities for Rugby 7s

New schedule, new opportunities for Rugby 7s

Australia's Rugby Sevens stars will have to get used to the new eight leg schedule starting next season. 14 Mar 2019
Rugby 7s World Series expanded

Rugby 7s World Series expanded

Two more rounds are set to be added to the Women’s Sevens World Series next season. 13 Mar 2019