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.
Monday, August 27, 2012
South Africa were fortunate to salvage a 16-16 draw on Saturday in the Rugby Championship, and Argentina were unlucky not to record their first victory against the Springboks after 14 straight losses.
Wednesday, August 22, 2012
Former rugby league boss David Gallop will become Australian soccer's new chief, the governing body said Tuesday, replacing Ben Buckley, who will stand down.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Former All Blacks winger, and Italy and Japan rugby coach John Kirwan has been appointed head coach of the Auckland Blues Super 15 team, replacing Pat Lam who has been sacked after four years.
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Former Australian rugby league player Craig Field, who also had a stint at French club Pia, was Monday charged with murder over the death of a man outside a pub.
Monday, July 16, 2012
After leading the Australian conference for most of the regular season, the ACT Brumbies were left behind when a series of surprise results affected the final scramble for playoff places in rugby's Super 15.
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Sonny Bill Williams may have anticipated a fan backlash from his decision to quit the All Blacks rugby team to pursue more lucrative opportunities in Japanese rugby and Australian rugby league.
Monday, July 9, 2012
Super 15 rugby fans will have to wait until the final match of the tournament's longest-ever regular season to find out which six teams, of eight still in contention, will compete in the playoffs.
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Kurtley Beale has been recalled to Australia's starting lineup for the first time since last year's Rugby World Cup and will play against Wales on Saturday despite a lengthy absence due to injury and a pending police investigation.