Union News

Rebels name their squad

Rebels name their squad

Melbourne Rising today named their 33-man squad for the 2018 NRC campaign. 24 Aug 2018
From Bobsled to Rugby 7s

From Bobsled to Rugby 7s

Bobsled and Rugby Sevens aren't two sports you'd generally think athletes wouldn't cross between but former Dutch international Jannicke Ijdens did exactly that. 23 Aug 2018
Rugby AU hit back at Kiwi criticism

Rugby AU hit back at Kiwi criticism

Rugby Australia has hit back after they came under fire for not allowing the Wallaroos and Black Ferns to warm up on the field at ANZ Stadium ahead of the last Saturday's match. 23 Aug 2018
Riordan on track to feature in Auckland

Riordan on track to feature in Auckland

After a freak accident, three days out from the Wallaroos match against New Zealand in Sydney, vice-captain Sarah Riordan is in with a chance to make a Test return. 20 Aug 2018
Black Ferns continue dominance over Wallaroos in historic test

Black Ferns continue dominance over Wallaroos in historic test

The New Zealand Black Ferns have kept their winning run against Australia intact after beating them at ANZ stadium 31-11. 19 Aug 2018
Hodge on the move against All Blacks

Hodge on the move against All Blacks

Reece Hodge will start at outside centre against the All Blacks on Saturday night as Wallabies coach Michael Chieka named an experi Bledisloe Cup starting line up today. 16 Aug 2018
Wallaroos confident in defeating New Zealand

Wallaroos confident in defeating New Zealand

Wallaroos veteran lock Rebecca Clough is confident they can get the job done against New Zealand on Saturday. 16 Aug 2018
Foxtel launches dedicated 4K live channel

Foxtel launches dedicated 4K live channel

Foxtel today announced the launch of a new, dedicated, 4K live channel, heralding the next wave of change in Australian television. 14 Aug 2018
Patu takes the armband

Patu takes the armband

Wallaroos Head Coach Dwayne Nestor has today confirmed his leadership group for the 2018 Internationals with Queenslander Liz Patu to captain the side this August. 13 Aug 2018
Wallaroos in camp ahead of historic game

Wallaroos in camp ahead of historic game

A Wallaroos are in the midst of a six-day training camp in Canberra ahead of the historic Bledisloe Cup double-header on Saturday against the New Zealand Black Ferns. 13 Aug 2018
Hooper locked in for the Wallabies

Hooper locked in for the Wallabies

Qantas Wallabies captain Michael Hooper has put pen to paper on an historic five-year deal that will keep the star flanker in Australian Rugby until the end of 2023.   10 Aug 2018
Rugby Australia aiming to break world record

Rugby Australia aiming to break world record

Rugby Australia CEO Raelene Castle is hoping that Australia could break the Women's rugby crowd record if the World Cup comes to Newcastle in 2021. 9 Aug 2018
Newcastle's World Cup bid

Newcastle's World Cup bid

Rugby Australia today announced Newcastle and the Hunter Valley as the tournament location for its 2021 Women’s Rugby World Cup bid.  8 Aug 2018
Australian Government throws support behind Rugby WC bid

Australian Government throws support behind Rugby WC bid

The Australian Government has thrown its support behind the 2021 Women’s Rugby World Cup. 7 Aug 2018
Wallaroos name squad to take on Black Ferns

Wallaroos name squad to take on Black Ferns

The Wallaroos will have 13 uncapped players when they take on the Black Ferns in a historic game in Sydney next month. 25 Jul 2018
Australian player reactions: Rugby 7s World Cup

Australian player reactions: Rugby 7s World Cup

The pained expression on Alicia Quirk’s face as she hobbled into the medal presentation group shot said it all about the Australian experience of Rugby World Cup Sevens in 2018. 22 Jul 2018
Rugby 7s World Cup wrap: Finals

Rugby 7s World Cup wrap: Finals

New Zealand did what has become inevitable at AT&T Park – successfully defending another title, this time the Sevens World Cup. 22 Jul 2018
Rugby 7s World Cup Wrap: Semi-finals and play-offs

Rugby 7s World Cup Wrap: Semi-finals and play-offs

The second day of the Rugby World Cup Sevens is well underway but catch up on all the action of the morning with a wrap from Winona Writer. 22 Jul 2018
Aussie 7s into bronze medal match

Aussie 7s into bronze medal match

Australia is off to the bronze medal match at the Rugby World Cup Sevens after losing to 19-12 to France this morning. 22 Jul 2018
Australian confidence showing in defence at World Cup

Australian confidence showing in defence at World Cup

Australia's opening day of the Rugby World Cup Sevens got off to the best possible start only conceding one try in their two matches. 21 Jul 2018
Rugby World Cup Sevens Wrap: Quarter-finals

Rugby World Cup Sevens Wrap: Quarter-finals

The opening day of Rugby World Cup Sevens has come to a close for the women's tournament. 21 Jul 2018