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.
Monday, July 13, 2015
Saturday, July 4, 2015
Players and team officials in the Australian Football League were in shock Friday after Adelaide Crows coach Phil Walsh was stabbed to death in a domestic dispute at his home. His 26-year-old son was arrested and later charged with murder.
Monday, June 29, 2015
The Wellington Hurricanes and Otago Highlanders have become the ugly duckling stories of New Zealand rugby after defying their critics to reach the Super 15 final.
Monday, June 22, 2015
Australia's ACT Brumbies will face runaway league leaders Wellington Hurricanes while defending champions NSW Waratahs have home advantage over the Otago Highlanders in next weekend's Super Rugby semifinals.
Monday, June 15, 2015
South African rugby hard man Bismarck du Plessis cried Saturday after his final Super Rugby appearance for the Coastal Sharks ended in a 34-12 home victory over Western Stormers.