• All Blacks crush Wallabies in Bledisloe
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    All Blacks crush Wallabies in Bledisloe

    The All Blacks have piled on five second-half tries to crush the Wallabies in their Rugby Championship and Bledisloe Cup opener in Sydney.

  • World champion Black Ferns rout Wallaroos
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    World champion Black Ferns rout Wallaroos

    The Black Ferns have steamrolled to a convincing victory over the Wallaroos in the Bledisloe Cup lead-in to maintain their dominance of women's rugby.

  • AFL revival in Egypt century after Anzacs
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    AFL revival in Egypt century after Anzacs

    An Egyptian-based Aussie expat is attempting to grow Australian rules the same way the pyramids were painstakingly built - from the ground up.

  • Disciplinary action for England's Cipriani
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    Disciplinary action for England's Cipriani

    England's Rugby Football Union has charged Danny Cipriani with conduct prejudicial to the interests of the game after he was fined for common assault.

  • Cipriani 'hugely regrets' nightclub arrest
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    Cipriani 'hugely regrets' nightclub arrest

    Rugby union international Danny Cipriani says he has "massive admiration" for police and "hugely" regrets the nightclub incident that landed him in jail.

  • All Blacks' Read wary of hungry Wallabies
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    All Blacks' Read wary of hungry Wallabies

    All Blacks skipper Kieran Read says experience counts for a lot, but his side has to find their rhythm quickly to subdue the Wallabies in Sydney on Saturday.

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    Invictus athletes call for Aussie support

    Australian athletes hope Sydney's upcoming Invictus Games will prove that there is always hope, despite our mental and physical limitations.

  • Wallabies ordered to keep their cool
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    Wallabies ordered to keep their cool

    Keeping their heads in the Bledisloe Cup pressure is the key to the Wallabies' chances of beating the All Blacks in the Rugby Championship opener on Saturday.

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    ASIC probe into Rugby Australia stalled

    The corporate regulator says there's nothing further it can do to progress an investigation into Rugby Australia's dealings with the Melbourne Rebels.

  • Wallabies captain ready for injury return
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    Wallabies captain ready for injury return

    Wallabies captain Michael Hooper says he feels ready to go but is unsure if he'll last 80 minutes in his return from a hamstring injury against the All Blacks.

  • NFL scouts set to test Australian talent
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    NFL scouts set to test Australian talent

    The NFL will search for another Jordan Mailata during a new international scouting initiative to take place on the Gold Coast.

  • Whitelock lauds Aussie locks' big engines
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    Whitelock lauds Aussie locks' big engines

    The work rate of the Wallabies locks has been praised by Sam Whitelock, who is poised to become the first All Blacks second rower to win 100 Test rugby caps.

  • Rugby star Cipriani fined for bar fight
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    Rugby star Cipriani fined for bar fight

    England rugby star Danny Cipriani has been fined following an assault at a bar in Jersey.

  • Sydney AFL derby almost sold out
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    Sydney AFL derby almost sold out

    A record crowd at Spotless Stadium is expected to watch Sydney and GWS clash in a derby that has the potential to reshape the AFL's top eight.

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    Jack De Belin feels mental toll of Origin

    Jack de Belin admits he needed an escape from rugby league during State of Origin as St George Illawarra battle to overcome their form slump.

  • Eels won't put deadline on Hayne NRL deal
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    Eels won't put deadline on Hayne NRL deal

    Parramatta coach Brad Arthur says the club won't be putting a deadline on their NRL contract negotiations with Jarryd Hayne.

  • Wallabies just as skilful as All Blacks
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    Wallabies just as skilful as All Blacks

    Former All Blacks skills coach Mick Byrne says the Wallabies are now just as skilful as rugby's world champions - on the training paddock at least.

  • Robbie Deans a fan of World Series Rugby
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    Robbie Deans a fan of World Series Rugby

    The Robbie Deans-coached Panasonic Wild Knights will make their World Series Rugby debut in Friday night's clash with the Western Force at nib Stadium.

  • Hopoate cops 10-year ban from rugby league
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    Hopoate cops 10-year ban from rugby league

    John Hopoate has been hit with a 10-year ban - five of which are suspended - for an incident in a Manly A-Grade match which he claims was provoked by racism.

  • Ben Te'o cautious after injury woes
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    Ben Te'o cautious after injury woes

    NRL Premiership winner Ben Te'o is working his way back from his another stint on the sidelines in a bid to revitalise his Test rugby career with England.

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    Moon heads home after Super League stint

    Leeds Rhinos have confirmed versatile Australian back Joel Moon will leave the club at the end of this Super League campaign.

  • Barrett to start for Blacks, says Foley
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    Barrett to start for Blacks, says Foley

    Wallabies five-eighth Bernard Foley has dismissed talk of All Blacks playmaker Beauden Barrett being benched for Saturday's Bledisloe Cup opener in Sydney.

  • Former 'Tah Halangahu to assist Blues
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    Former 'Tah Halangahu to assist Blues

    The Blues have promoted former Waratahs playmaker Daniel Halangahu to a Super Rugby assistant coaching role.

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    Wallaroos eager for NZ women's rugby Test

    Virtually no one is giving Australia's women's rugby team a chance against world champions New Zealand, but the Wallaroos see it far differently.

  • Wallabies must win mental fight: Deans
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    Wallabies must win mental fight: Deans

    The Wallabies will be aiming to make a hot start to this year's Bledisloe Cup when they take on the All Blacks in Sydney on Saturday night.