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David Pocock will captain Australia for the first time

Pocock to captain Wallabies against Barbarians

Western Force flanker David Pocock will captain the Qantas Wallabies for the first time after being named to lead Australia in Saturday’s match against the Barbarians at Twickenham Stadium in…

Victor Matfield during the Barbarians training session today

Matfield to lead Barbarians at Twickenham

Springbok lock legend Victor Matfield will captain the Barbarians in the Killik Cup match against Australia at Twickenham on Saturday (kick off 2.35pm). The 34-year-old reprises his role of 2009…

(L-R) Peter Tiberio of USA, Jean Baptiste Gobelet of France and Jesse Parahi of Australia walk with surfboards at Surfers Paradise beach ahead of the IRB HSBC Sevens World Series

Sevens Players hit the Surf on Gold Coast

Two days before the kick-off of the HSBC Sevens World Series 2011/12 at the Gold Coast Sevens, players from defending Series champions New Zealand, tournament hosts Australia and fellow challengers…

England’s 2012 Autumn International Fixtures

England’s 2012 Autumn International Fixtures

The RFU has confirmed the dates of the 2012 QBE Internationals. England will play four Test matches at Twickenham in November-December, against Fiji, Australia, South Africa and World Champions New…

England’s matches in November 2012

England’s matches in November 2012

The QBE Internationals will deliver an exciting, international competition between the northern and southern hemispheres and see the World Cup winning All Blacks play on English soil for the first…

Terrible twosome: James O'Connor and Quade Cooper

Chill-out chat with Will Genia

RUGBY WORLD: So how did you enjoy your first RWC off the field? WILL GENIA: I loved it. We have a great group of boys and we make an effort…

The Wallabies won the last Tri-Nations tournament

Tri-Nations becomes The Investec Rugby Championship

Auckland, Canterbury, Waikato, Wellington and Otago will host All Blacks Test matches in the 2012 international season, the New Zealand Rugby Union (NZRU) announced today. The Rugby World Cup winning…

Radike Samo - Oldest member of the Wallaby squad

Australia name strong squad for Wales and Baa Baas

A strong Qantas Wallabies touring party, collectively boasting 634 Test appearances, has been announced  for the short tour of the United Kingdom starting later this month. The 26-man playing group…

Murrayfield 2009 - The last time they met - Scotland

Scotland renew rivalry with Wallabies during 2012

Scotland will renew their rivalry with Australia next summer in a one-off Test match, which will be the Wallabies first game since their third placed finish in Rugby World Cup.…