Kane Douglas training with the Waratahs in a dreary McKay Oval, Sydney

As they begin their last week of pre-season training before taking a well-earned Christmas break, we asked some of the HSBC Waratahs what’s at the top of their Christmas list.…

Victorian Premier Ted Baillieu (L) talks with Australian rugby union star Quade Cooper (2/L), ARU Managing Director and CEO John O’Neill (2/R) and Welsh international player Gareth Delve (R) at the 2013 Lions Tour

Melbourne Rebels CEO, Steven Boland, has welcomed today’s announcement that will see Melbourne host two matches, including one of three Tests, when the British and Irish Lions make their long-awaited…

AAMI Park - Home to Melbourne Rebels

Too often in sport the term ‘success’ is confined solely to the field of play. Well, meet the Melbourne Rebels, who are happily changing that perception, writes Rugby World reader,…

Auckland Blues Head coach - Pat Lam

Blues coach Pat Lam says retaining the bulk of the 2011 squad for next year is one of the most pleasing aspects of the 2012 Blues squad– along with the…

Kurtis Haiu has had to indefinately hang up his boots after being diagnosed with bone cancer in

The Blues coaching team demand a lot of their players during the season, expecting them to put their bodies on the line every game, but this time around it is…

Fixtures for September 2011

For all the Rugby World Cup fixtures including UK kick off times click here. All games live ITV and Talksport Sunday 4 September Aviva Premiership N’hampton v Gloucester (3.30) Live…

Try scoring Will Genia led the Reds to their maiden Super Rugby title

[imagebrowser id=16] Saturday 9 July 2011 Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane Reds 18-13 Crusaders Cooper-Genia An attacking pair at the base of the scrum who never let their foot off the throat…