Australia relax rules to allow foreign based players
Thursday 23 April 2015
The Australian Rugby Union have relaxed their rules in eligibility for the
Wallabies to allow senior foreign based players to be selected for the national
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Cheika not fazed by Australian player exodus
Thursday 18 December 2014
Wallabies coach Michael Cheika says that he is not worried about a possible exodus of players who have plans to leave Australia after the 2015 Rugby World Cup.
Cheika : Wallabies won't panic after third loss
Monday 1 December 2014
Australia coach Michael Cheika has insisted that the Wallabies will not panic after they ended the year with a 26-17 loss to England taking them to three consecutive losses.
Adam Ashley-Cooper starts at centre for Australia
Thursday 27 November 2014
Australia head coach Michael Cheika has named a team with three changes to the side that lost to Ireland for this week's Test match against England at Twickenham on Saturday.
Australia will be out to spoil England's World Cup
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Wallabies prop forward James Slipper says that Australia want to end England dream of Rugby World Cup glory in home soil next year as payback for England's World Cup victory in 2003.
Beale's road to redemption has some way to go
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Troubled Wallabies and Waratahs utility back Kurtley Beale says that redemption mission has some way to go even though he has returned to playing for the Wallabies.
Lancaster warns England to be wary of Australia
Tuesday 25 November 2014
England head coach Stuart Lancaster has warned his players to be wary of Australia who will be hurting after losing to France and Ireland in their last two tests.
Speight to make Wallabies debut against Ireland
Friday 21 November 2014
Fijian Born Brumbies winger Henry Speight make his full Test debut this weekend for Australia against Ireland after being named as one of four Wallabies changes.
Beale to join Wallabies on European tour
Friday 14 November 2014
Controversial Australian utility back Kurtley Beale will join his former Wallabies team mates on their European tour according to reports.
Horwill returns for Wallabies Test against France
Thursday 13 November 2014
Former Australia captain James Horwill has been named in the starting to play France at Stade de France in Paris this weekend while Sekope Kepu will win his 50th cap.
Australia move up to third in IRB Rankings
Tuesday 11 November 2014
England's loss to New Zealand's All Blacks has seen them drop from third in the Rugby World Rankings down to fourth and Australia's victory over Wales moves them up to third.
Australia too strong for Wales again
Saturday 8 November 2014
Wales vs Australia gave Wales their 21st consecutive defeat to a Southern Hemisphere team with a 28-33 victory at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium on Saturday.
McMahon starts for Australia against Wales
Thursday 6 November 2014
Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has named his first full Test team for this weekend's match against Wales at the Millennium Stadium and given Sean McMahon his starting debut.
Australia hold on to edge Barbarians
Saturday 1 November 2014
Australia kicked off their end of year tour under new coach Michael Cheika with a 36-40 victory over the Barbarians at Twickenham in London.
ARU slap Kurtley Beale with second fine
Friday 31 October 2014
The Australian Rugby Union have found Wallaby Kurtley Beale guilty of breaching team protocols and fined $3,000 a week after he was fined $45,000 for sending text messages.
Hodgson leads Wallabies against Barbarians
Thursday 30 October 2014
Newly appointed Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has named back rower Matt Hodgson as captain for Australia's tour opening match against the Barbarians at Twickenham.
Beale could still be called up for Wallabies tour
Tuesday 28 October 2014
Wallabies back Kurtley Beale could still feature for Australia on their end of year tour or Europe according to assistant coach Nathan Grey .
Beale left out of Wallabies touring squad
Saturday 25 October 2014
Wallabies back Kurtley Beale will not tour with Australia on their end of year tour despite being cleared to play by an ARU tribunal.
Beale fined and free to play for Wallabies on tour
Friday 24 October 2014
Wallabies backliner Kurtley Beale has been fined $45,000 by the Australian Rugby Union (ARU) and has avoided suspension and is eligible to play for his country on tour next month.
More British and Irish Lions Headlines
Cheika confirmed as new Wallabies coach
Wallabies name squad for end of year tour
Waratahs coach Cheika agrees to coach Wallabies
Wallabies coach McKenzie quits after NZ defeat
Australia make two changes for New Zealand
ARU Official at centre of Beale case resigns