Super Rugby

In a twist: James O'Connor shows off his intricate roof work

A rugby weekend free from international razzmatazz

THE FIRST of the 6 Nations’ horrific lulls is here. Unless you are willing to maintain your patriotic streak –painting your face with your sister’s makeup, hanging your bedspread with…

Changing lanes: Israel Folau (C) joins the Waratahs on a on-year deal and hopes to play for the Wallabies one day

Code-hopper Israel Folau joins the Waratahs

THE WARATAHS announced the signing of league international Israel Folau on a one-year deal for the 2013 Super Rugby season. A talented rugby league player, Israel played 52 games, including…

Double bubble: Sean's first of two tries against the Sharks at Twickenham (March 2011)

Glasgow sign Crusaders star Maitland

GLASGOW WARRIORS have pulled off a massive signing coup after securing Crusaders star Sean Maitland until May 2015. The 24-year-old Crusader, who qualifies for Scotland via his paternal Grandparents, can…

Winning wonder: All Black's prop Tony Woodcock has signed a two-year deal with the Highlanders

Highlanders sign All Black prop Tony Woodcock

WORLD CUP winning All Black, Tony Woodcock, has signed with the Highlanders for a two-year period and will join the franchise for the 2013 Super Rugby competition. 31 year old…

On to pastures new, Foley moves from they Sydney based franchise to the Western Force

Michael Foley joins Western Force

FORMER WARATAHS mentor Michael Foley has joined the Western Force coaching staff for the 2013 Super Rugby season. Foley joins the Perth based team on a three-year contract from the…

Will the apprentice succeed the master? The Carter/Cruden debate will be settled tomorrow

Chiefs v Crusaders: The Preview

THOSE OF you suffering rugby withdrawal symptoms, needworry no more as conference-topping Chiefs take on the Crusaders in Hamilton tomorrow, in a Super Rugby semi-final derby crunch match that’s sure…