Wednesday, December 5, 2012
Australia, host country England and Wales were herded together in the same eye-catching group for the 2015 World Cup on Monday, ensuring one of the world's leading rugby nations will fail to qualify for the quarterfinals.
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Wales prop Aaron Jarvis will not play again this season after suffering a knee ligament injury against the All Blacks, his club the Ospreys said Wednesday.
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Wallabies flyhalf Quade Cooper is reportedly weighing his future in rugby after receiving a downgraded contract offer from the Australian Rugby Union (ARU).
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Boxing All Black Sonny Bill Williams said on Tuesday that his heavyweight clash with South African Francois Botha could be in doubt after he picked up an injury playing rugby in Japan.
Monday, October 22, 2012
Steve Hansen's bluff good humor did not desert him on Saturday night in Brisbane but there was no disguising his displeasure after New Zealand faltered for the first time since he took charge as coach at the end of last year.
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Four-time champions Toulouse cruised past two-time winners Leicester 23-9 in the torrential rain of southwest France on Sunday in a battle of European Cup heavyweights.
Monday, October 1, 2012
Melbourne Storm claimed their second Australian National Rugby League title with an accomplished 14-4 victory over the Canterbury Bulldogs in the grand final on Sunday in front of 83,000.
A Cory Jane hat-trick led New Zealand to a dominant 54-15 victory over Argentina on Saturday to secure the Rugby Championship title for the world champions.
Saturday, September 22, 2012
Japan have pulled out of the second leg of the Asian Sevens Series in Shanghai due to security fears after anti-Japanese protests in China over disputed islands, organizers said Thursday.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Organizers of the 2015 rugby World Cup are hoping to stage matches at London's Olympic stadium as part of their bid to attract record audiences and generate 100 million pounds (US$163 million) in profits.