Monday, September 28, 2015
Springbok skipper Jean de Villiers has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup after suffering a fracture to his jaw, an injury coach Heyneke Meyer described as a massive blow to the team.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Two Australian rugby league players were in intensive care on Tuesday after being rushed to hospital for taking too many painkillers, their South Sydney Rabbitohs club said.
Monday, September 21, 2015
Japan turned its first matchup with mighty South Africa into the biggest shock in Rugby World Cup history on Saturday when the 1,000-1 no-hopers won 34-32.
Monday, September 7, 2015
With their Mad Max-style wheelchairs, tattoos, and aggression-filled faces, Rio de Janeiro's wheelchair rugby players would seem near impossible to stop.
Saturday, September 5, 2015
GPS helped the Australian Rugby Union team get to Notre Dame -- and it has nothing to do with the Wallabies having difficulty finding the Golden Dome.
Monday, August 24, 2015
A late Henry Pyrgos try handed Scotland a 16-12 victory over Italy in a World Cup warm-up that will keep both sides guessing as they continue to build toward this fall's showpiece in England.
Sunday, August 16, 2015
No team has successfully defended the Rugby World Cup but New Zealand showed its potential to do so Saturday when it battered Australia 41-13 in its last test before the tournament.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Researchers say they have been unable to find any definitive links between rugby and long-term physical and psychological health problems in former players.
Monday, July 20, 2015
The Brisbane Broncos consolidated their lead in Australia's National Rugby League with an eight-try 42-16 win over bottom team Wests Tigers in Brisbane on Sunday.
Saturday, July 18, 2015
These are not the kind of Reds the South Africans usually rub shoulders with, making it unlike any opening to a Rugby World Cup season that Springboks skipper Victor Matfield can remember.