Australian trio to start for Barbarians
Australian trio Pete Samu, Joe Powell and Luke Jones will start for the Barbarians in their opening clash with Fiji in London.
Hooker Slade Griffin has retired from rugby league, ending a career marred by injury but which included NRL grand final glory with Melbourne in 2017.
England’s support has further buoyed Rugby Australia’s early confidence it could host a successful World Cup in 2027.
Former Manly coach Trent Barrett has been put in charge of reviving Penrith’s attack in 2020 as the club move into a new era after James Maloney.
Canterbury star Kieran Foran has undergone surgery on his injured shoulder and is likely to miss the 2020 NRL season.
Scott Barrett has replaced fellow-All Blacks lock Sam Whitelock as captain of the 10-time Super Rugby champions Crusaders.
His NRL grand final disappointment is easing, now Canberra captain Jarrod Croker says his club has the hunger to go one better in 2020.
He’s a premiership winner but Sam Verrills says he was simply filling in for Sydney Roosters veteran Jake Friend and doesn’t expect to retain the No.9 jersey.
Some All Blacks Test stars will sit out Super Rugby next year as nearly 50 new players sign full-season New Zealand contracts for the first time.
Manly young gun Reuben Garrick says the Sea Eagles are 100 per cent behind teammate Manase Fainu as the hooker prepares to return to training with the NRL club.
St George Illawarra will be put through a brutal military style pre-season as the club aims to improve on their 2019 season in 2020.
A big-money move to lure Latrell Mitchell to Wests Tigers has been welcomed by Corey Thompson but he’s not giving up his No.1 jersey without a fight.
It may or may not involve the captaincy but Penrith halfback Nathan Cleary says he’s ready to take on leadership at the NRL club following James Maloney’s exit.
Frustrated NRL chief executive Todd Greenberg has revealed his exasperation at repeated off-field drama involving players at a Magic Round launch in Brisbane.
Shepparton’s sporting community is in shock after boxer Dwight Ritchie died tragically on Saturday in a freak training injury. The 27-year-old was sparring with WBA Oceania middleweight champion Michael Zerafa in Melbourne, when he was struck with...
A CAR ran headfirst into another vehicle in Echuca while allegedly driving at dangerous speeds, at times on the wrong side of the road while fleeing from police through five towns yesterday. Police from nine towns were involved in trying to corner...
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POLICE are hunting a man who led them on a wild chase through Kanyapella, Tongala, Echuca and Elmore this morning. Detective Senior Constable Peter Colliver of Echuca criminal investigation unit said police were looking for man who had warrants out...