Thursday, October 10, 2013
Sonny Bill Williams was added to the New Zealand rugby league team on Wednesday for its World Cup title defense in Britain this month after reversing a decision to make himself unavailable.
Saturday, October 5, 2013
World Cup-winning loose forward Jerome Kaino is returning to New Zealand after two seasons in Japan with an eye on reclaiming his All Blacks spot for their Webb Ellis trophy defense in England in 2015.
International selectors will be paying close attention to the final of Australia's National Rugby League (NRL) season between Sydney Roosters and the Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles on Sunday.
Saturday, September 21, 2013
Australia winger James O'Connor has been dropped indefinitely after an incident at Perth airport last weekend and will miss the Rugby Championship matches in South Africa and Argentina, coach Ewen McKenzie said on Friday.
Friday, August 30, 2013
Canberra Raiders winger Sandor Earl has been suspended from the National Rugby League amid the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Agency's investigation into the use of performance-enhancing substances in professional sport.
Saturday, August 17, 2013
Ewen McKenzie will make his debut as Australia's coach on Saturday with a team he promises will be more attack-oriented than the one guided by predecessor Robbie Deans.
Wednesday, August 14, 2013
New Zealand flyhalf Dan Carter may miss up to a month of the southern hemisphere Rugby Championship after aggravating an old calf injury in a blow for the All Blacks' title defense.
Monday, August 5, 2013
There was a switch in the status quo among the leading teams in Australia's National Rugby League on the weekend, with the Sydney Roosters moving ahead of South Sydney after surprisingly one-sided results.
Saturday, July 27, 2013
Flyhalf Quade Cooper has been included in the Wallabies squad by new coach Ewen McKenzie ahead of the international Rugby Championship series against South Africa, New Zealand and Argentina.
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Joe Greenwood left it late before crossing for the decisive try Monday that boosted St Helens' play-off push while also keeping local rivals Wigan Warriors off the top of Super League.