Skip to main content

Rugby News

Cameron Clyne to Quit Rugby Australia in 2020 after Four Years in Charge

Cameron Clyne Rugby Australia

Cameron Clyne has decided to step down from Rugby Australia as chairman after Michael Cheika was forced out. Reportedly, the chairman chose not to stand for re-election as he faces public criticism for allowing Australia’s rugby sides to fall short. Most notably, this year’s World Cup campaign has been blamed on various people, including Cameron […]

Nigel Owens is Now Correcting & Red-Carding Twitter Following a Misunderstanding

Nigel Owens Fires Back

Nigel Owens, a respected rugby referee, has become a whistle-blower on stupidity. The Welsh referee, who officiated the England v New Zealand semi-final, is putting Twitter users on blast. Reportedly, Owens had a “strong word” with a Twitter user who was confused by his Citroen ad. Apparently, the user thought the ad, featuring a bear, […]

ASADA Hires Former Players to Promote Drug-Free National Rugby League

ASADA NRL Campaign

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) is making waves by hiring former National Rugby League players to educate teams about doping. Reportedly, awareness programs are going to be rolled out across Australia. Sam Tagataese, Chris Heighington and Luke Archer are currently receiving training in Canberra. According to ASADA boss, David Sharp, the agency wants to […]

England v South Africa Match Recap & Highlights for the Rugby World Cup

England v South Africa Match Highlights

England v South Africa was a shocking match that ended in a twist the English weren’t expecting. An arrogant England expected to recycle their New Zealand strategy, but they were left with no alternatives when the Springboks trampled them. It’s easy to see where the Roses went wrong, but the final score was a slap […]

England Fined for Crossing Halfway Line during Rugby World Cup Haka Performance

England Fined for Haka Interruption

England is officially being fined for crossing the halfway line while New Zealand performed the Haka. During their semi-final against the All Blacks, some members of the English side stepped over the line. According to World Rugby rules, teams have to stay on their side of the pitch to receive a challenge. When the referee […]

Israel Folau was a Distraction from Australia’s Rugby World Cup Campaign

Israel Folau Social Media Comments

Israel Folau, an Aussie rugby player now associated with homophobic comments, was a big distraction for Rugby Australia. According to Chief Executive Raelene Castle, his sacking dampened Australia’s chances in the tournament. As a long-standing member of the national squad, Folau was expected to go all the way to Japan. Instead, he was dropped from […]

RWC Referee Jaco Peyper Apologises for Inappropriate Joking with Welsh Fans

Jaco Peyper Apologises

World Cup referee, Jaco Peyper, has officially apologised for his inappropriate behaviour captured in a photograph. Following the Wales v France match, the match official was caught joking about an elbow-to-the-face penalty during the match. In an official statement from World Rugby, the referee claims that he “recognised that the picture was inappropriate”. He also […]

TFA & NRL Move It AUS “Find Your 30” Campaign Receives Grant to Kick Off

Find Your 30 Program

Free non-contact footy sessions are coming to Australia with the Move It AUS “Find Your 30” campaign. Both Touch Football Australia (TFA) and the National Rugby League will be offering skill sessions to 13 to 18-year-olds starting today. Girls in this age group will receive the most attention in the skill sessions. At least four […]

Japan v South Africa Final Score & Recap at RWC Quarter-Finals

Japan v South Africa Highlights

Japan v South Africa ended in an expected way with a final score of 3-26, leaving Japan in the dust. A total score of 29 makes Japan v South Africa the lowest scoring match of the World Cup. Despite their first ever quarter-final appearance, the Brave Blossoms just couldn’t keep up. While the South Africans […]

New Zealand v Ireland Final Score Recap at RWC Quarter-Finals

New Zealand v Ireland Highlights

New Zealand v Ireland was what many would call a “trouncing” for the Irish. By full-time, the score of 46-14 was pretty embarrassing, but New Zealand are used to a big gap. After all, they haven’t played a single game without a score in the double figures. This makes betting on the World Cup almost […]

Wales v France Final Score & Recap at RWC Quarter-Finals

Wales v France Highlights

Wales v France was a strange match for many fans because France was struggling so much. It’s no secret that France has been struggling throughout the World Cup, but their recent match was worse than usual. With a final score of 20-19, they were at least close to winning. Wales was building a lot of […]

England v Australia Final Score & Recap at RWC Quarter-Finals

England v Australia Highlights

As the first quarter-final fixture, England v Australia was fairly entertaining to watch, even though the Wallabies lost. With a full-time score of 40-16, England was the first to head to the semi-finals. Happily, the Australian side bowed out gracefully with a few tears for the missed opportunity. We will admit that England played well, […]

Rugby World Cup Quarter-Final Teams Announced

Rugby World Cup Quarter-Final Teams

As the quarter-final teams get ready for this weekend’s matches, the world is waiting to see who will make the cut. Since there are two matches, each scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, bettors are still waiting on Sunday’s line-ups. Luckily, Australia has already announced their side and we can bank on them having a few […]