Wallabies lock Matt Philip will be using every trick he learnt during his time playing with French Top 14 club Pau to secure his place in Australia's line-up against France in the opening Test match in Sydney next month.
There were several shock selections in Dave Rennie's squad to face France while he also has issues with discipline and injury to deal with. Sam Bruce runs the rule over the 38-man unit here.
Wallabies coach Dave Rennie has unveiled several shock selections in naming a 38-man squad to contest the three-Test series against France next month.
Melbourne have spoiled the Crusaders' Super Rugby Trans-Tasman party despite going down 52-26 in their final round clash at Leichhardt Oval.
The United States has thrown its hat into the ring to host the Rugby World Cup, with USA Rugby clearing the first hurdle in an attempt to bring the game's global showpiece to North America for either the 2027, 2029 or 2031 events.
Wallabies coach Dave Rennie has rejected calls that Rugby Australia [RA] should allow players to be picked for national duty from overseas.
Dual international Lote Tuqiri knows the impact a Rugby World Cup could have on the game in Australia, both in existing heartlands and new frontiers, particularly given the cultural changes Dave Rennie is already making at the Wallabies.
A Wallabies debut for ex-NRL star Suliasi Vunivalu will have to wait with the winger to miss the upcoming Tests against France with a hamstring injury.
The Blues are so close to a home final they can touch it, but how will things pan out for the Crusaders and Highlanders this weekend? Our latest edition of Super Rugby Trans-Tasman Power Rankings has the good oil.
After four exciting rounds of trans-Tasman rugby it's come down to the pointy end of the season as we enter the final round and discover who'll play off in next week's final. Stay across all the team news, odds and match analysis here.
Brumbies coach Dan McKellar will join the Wallabies set-up as forwards coach at the end of Super Rugby Trans-Tasman, a year after he was sounded out for the role.
Wallabies coach Dave Rennie says spots for next month's France series remain up for grabs with one round of Super Rugby Trans-Tasman remaining.
Queensland Reds coach Brad Thorn has lamented the loss of the National Rugby Championship as a means of player development, suggesting it has affected the fortunes of Australia's teams in Super Rugby Trans-Tasman.
A self-confessed rugby nerd, Reece Hodge has spent hundreds, maybe thousands, of hours watching rugby. A passion and love that's grown since childhood, Hodge's the thirst for knowledge is fueling a desire to be the best rugby player he can possibly be.
What's in a Super Rugby ball? It's probably something you've never thought to ask, but with both the Gilbert and Adidas ball being used in Super Rugby Trans-Tasman we at ESPN have investigated the differences so you don't have to.
New Zealand's unbeaten streak was halted at 13, with the Reds at last getting Australian rugby on the board in Super Rugby Trans-Tasman. So who rose, who fell, and who kept their place? Read for every move the Power Rankings.
Queensland Reds at last Australian on the board in Super Rugby Trans-Tasman but it is hardly cause for celebration, particularly with a big decision hanging over Rugby Australia's head. Meanwhile, any discussion over Damian McKenzie's red card is rubbish.
Injury has forced rugby sevens star Emilee Cherry to retire ahead of Australia's Olympic title defence in Tokyo.
Super Rugby could be set for yet another structural change and a return to Asia after it was revealed that discussions have taken place around a new tournament that would pit leading Japanese Top League clubs against those from New Zealand and Australia.
Two rounds in and the table has been completely rearranged. How far down have the Reds fallen? Who's closing in on the Crusaders? Read for every move the Power Rankings.
Stronger ball carries and faster work at the breakdown is in the sights of Brumbies coach Dan McKellar following his side's crushing 21-point defeat at the hands of the Chiefs on Saturday night, according to fly-half Noah Lolesio.
Crusaders coach Scott Robertson laments the undeniable gulf while Michael Cheika says Australian rugby has been "welcomed to first grade" after New Zealand sides again dominated Super Rugby Trans-Tasman.
The Bledisloe Cup will return to Perth for the first time since 2019 where the Wallabies stunned the All Blacks 47-26, as SANZAAR confirm the Bledisloe Cup and Rugby Championship fixtures for 2021.
Australia is on the front foot in the race to win the rights to host the Rugby World Cup in 2027. It will be a tough bid to turn down, while this potential Wallabies line-up would likely also take some beating, [hopefully] on home soil.
The Queensland Rugby Union (QRU) and Rugby Australia (RA) have secured the signature of Reds fly-half James O'Connor.
- AUS2ndTries Scored 1st South Africa : 11 Tries ScoredSA1st911
- AUS2ndPoints Difference 1st South Africa : 51 Points DifferenceSA1st951