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2019 November
  • Wed, Nov 20, 2019
    Rugby Australia is making a concerted effort to produce home-grown talent to coach the Wallabies after appointing Kiwi Dave Rennie to replace Michael Cheika.
  • Wed, Nov 20, 2019
    Michael Cheika's replacement as Wallabies coach has been confirmed with Kiwi Dave Rennie signing a deal through to 2023 Rugby World Cup.
  • Mon, Nov 18, 2019
    An outbreak of measles in Fiji has resulted in Australia A's game against Tonga at the Oceania Rugby Women's Championships being cancelled.
  • Fri, Nov 15, 2019
    Marika Koroibete, the first winger awarded the Wallabies' prized John Eales Medal, has paid tribute to former coach Michael Cheika for moulding him as a player.
  • Sun, Nov 10, 2019
    New Chiefs coach Warren Gatland has pulled off a Super Rugby coup by securing the services of former All Blacks No.10 Aaron Cruden on a one-season deal.
  • Tue, Nov 05, 2019
    Australia will roll out one of their strongest teams in years as they seek victory in Fiji to lock up a men's rugby sevens berth at Tokyo's Olympics.
2019 October
  • Sun, Oct 27, 2019
    Western Force have wrapped up the National Rugby Championship title and appear to be in a stronger place now without being a Super Rugby franchise.
  • Sun, Oct 27, 2019
    Some are calling for Eddie Jones to return as Wallabies coach, 14 years after he was sacked, after he led England to a World Cup victory over New Zealand.
  • Wed, Oct 23, 2019
    Rugby Australia chief executive Raelene Castle and Wallabies coach Michael Cheika got in a verbal stoush at a World Cup function at the Australian embassy.
  • Sun, Oct 20, 2019
    Despite their biggest ever defeat at a Rugby World Cup, Wallabies coach Michael Cheika is adamant he got it right with their ball-in-hand tactics in Japan.
  • Sun, Oct 20, 2019
    Modern greats David Pocock and Will Genia are among eight players departing the Wallabies on a dismal note to take up offshore club contracts next year.
  • Sun, Oct 20, 2019
    Who were the best and worst performers in a Wallabies Rugby World Cup campaign that came up short in the quarter-finals.
  • Sat, Oct 19, 2019
    Wallabies Michael Hooper and David Pocock hope their experience can be a factor in the flanker showdown with a rising England pair at the Rugby World Cup.
  • Fri, Oct 18, 2019
    The Wallabies have spent much of the Rugby World Cup running into brick walls, which Michael Cheika has addressed by selecting Kurtley Beale against England.
  • Fri, Oct 18, 2019
    Departing Wallabies Will Genia and Samu Kerevi have described Jordan Petaia as a future Test great ahead of his midfield baptism of fire against England.
  • Thu, Oct 17, 2019
    Eddie Jones says he's 'proud' of what Michael Cheika has achieved with the Wallabies in a surprise declaration two days out from their World Cup quarter-final.
  • Thu, Oct 17, 2019
    Marika Koroibete has made a habit of slicing open opposition defences yet the electric Wallabies winger reckons he hasn't met his own Rugby World Cup targets.
  • Wed, Oct 16, 2019
    Lock Courtney Lawes has scotched a belief England will be below their best against Australia in the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals because of a light schedule.
  • Wed, Oct 16, 2019
    Michael Cheika will answer a host of drawn-out questions in an instant when he unveils his Wallabies team for the Rugby World Cup quarter-final against England.
  • Tue, Oct 15, 2019
    Wallabies prop James Slipper says he's still haunted by his near match-losing play the last time he contested a Rugby World Cup quarter-final.
  • Mon, Oct 14, 2019
    Michael Cheika has faith in his team to beat England in the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals but won' t bite on questions about Eddie Jones or his own future.
  • Mon, Oct 14, 2019
    Three of the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals will feature pit-rested teams playing against busy opponents, providing a measuring stick of what works best.
  • Sat, Oct 12, 2019
    Japan's extreme weather has forced the Wallabies to return to a familiar base to prepare for their probable Rugby World Cup quarter-final against England.
  • Thu, Oct 10, 2019
    Veteran Wallabies lock Rob Simmons is poised to play his 100th Test after a late flurry of changes to the bench to face Georgia at the Rugby World Cup.
  • Wed, Oct 09, 2019
    It's only a slim prospect but Super Typhoon Hagibis could help the Wallabies top their pool at the Rugby World Cup and gift them a preferred finals pathway.
  • Mon, Oct 07, 2019
    One former Wallabies teenage star, James O'Connor has advised a current one, Jordan Petaia, to remain grounded during the Rugby World Cup.
  • Mon, Oct 07, 2019
    James Slipper had drawn a line through his Wallabies career after testing positive to cocaine but he's back and breaking the mould at the Rugby World Cup.
  • Sun, Oct 06, 2019
    Kurtley Beale concedes he got a fright but never felt threatened by a streaker who made it on and off the field effortlessly during the World Cup match in Oita.
  • Sun, Oct 06, 2019
    Two-try star Tevita Kuridrani has set up a classic big man-small man duel with James O'Connor for the Wallabies outside centre berth at the Rugby World Cup.
  • Sat, Oct 05, 2019
    Muggy conditions and a feisty Uruguay will have the Wallabies devoting more attention to their handling in their third pool match at the Rugby World Cup.
  • Wed, Oct 02, 2019
    There's a big difference between starting and coming off the bench in Japan's humid Rugby World Cup conditions, according to Wallabies halfback Nic White.
  • Wed, Oct 02, 2019
    Jordan Petaia will become Austalia's youngest ever player at a Rugby World Cup after being named on the wing to face Uruguay this weekend.
  • Tue, Oct 01, 2019
    Christian Lealiifano is on a different program to other Wallabies at the Rugby World Cup to cater for what the cancer survivor's body has been through.
  • Tue, Oct 01, 2019
    Michael Hooper and David Pocock's inability to win turnover possession has been identified as a major concern for the Wallabies at the Rugby World Cup.
2019 September
  • Sun, Sep 29, 2019
    Confused Wallaby Samu Kerevi was stunned to be penalised for a bump off of a high-tackling Welsh defender during their Rugby World Cup loss in Tokyo.
  • Sat, Sep 28, 2019
    The Wallabies believe their history of cliffhangers against Wales is funnelling both teams into another tight contest in a crucial Rugby World Cup pool game.
  • Fri, Sep 27, 2019
    Wallabies coach Michael Chieka has subjected his backline to major surgery ahead of their clash with Wales but insists it was all part of a World Cup plan.
  • Fri, Sep 27, 2019
    Angry Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has circled the wagons following Reece Hodge's World Cup ban, stating "there's a bit of us versus everyone else".
  • Thu, Sep 26, 2019
    Former Wallabies World Cup captain Stirling Mortlock says World Rugby has made an example of Reece Hodge with the winger suspended for three matches.
  • Wed, Sep 25, 2019
    Will Genia is reminded of the latent talent a young James O'Connor possessed when watching the born-again Wallabies star at the Rugby World Cup.
  • Wed, Sep 25, 2019
    Wales may boast the best defence at the Rugby World Cup, but the Wallabies are confident they have the attacking blueprint to prevail in a crunch pool match.
  • Tue, Sep 24, 2019
    John McKee has responded to Michael Cheika's criticism that the Fiji coach "went behind his back" to refer Wallabies winger Reece Hodge for a World Cup citing.
  • Tue, Sep 24, 2019
    The memories of Australia's gutsy Rugby World Cup pool win over Wales four years ago are still fresh for Will Genia, who wants a repeat showing in Tokyo.
  • Mon, Sep 23, 2019
    Australia coach Michael Cheika has accused Fiji management of breaching the spirit of rugby by referring winger Reece Hodge for a Rugby World Cup citing.
  • Mon, Sep 23, 2019
    Dane Haylett-Petty is in the sort of form that could thrust him into a Wallabies starting winger role against Wales at the Rugby World Cup.
  • Sun, Sep 22, 2019
    Wallabies vice-captain Samu Kerevi says Fiji was the ideal springboard into facing Wales after holding their nerve in a dramatic Rugby World Cup opener.
  • Sat, Sep 21, 2019
    Wallabies winger Reece Hodge could face a Rugby World Cup judicial process after what appeared to be a dangerous tackle during the 39-21 win over Fiji.
  • Fri, Sep 20, 2019
    Scott Sio and Allan Alaalatoa will go a step further than their accomplished dads when they run out as starting props for the Wallabies at the Rugby World Cup.
  • Fri, Sep 20, 2019
    The Wallabies are a picture of focus on the eve of the ninth Rugby World Cup in Japan, eager to put the struggles of the last four years behind them.
  • Fri, Sep 20, 2019
    Wallabies back Matt Toomua has sounded the alert to defend in numbers against a Fiji side boasting some the Rugby World Cup's premier attackers.
  • Fri, Sep 20, 2019
    Ahead of his World Cup debut, Wallabies winger Marika Koroibete has signed a new deal with Rugby Australia and the Melbourne Rebels until the end of 2021.
  • Thu, Sep 19, 2019
    Michael Cheika says the expectations of Rugby Australia boss Raelene Castle that the Wallabies reach the World Cup final are a step short of his own hopes.
  • Thu, Sep 19, 2019
    Wallabies Rugby World Cup starting hooker Tolu Latu has made the most of a final warning from Michael Cheika following his mid-season drink driving charge.
  • Wed, Sep 18, 2019
    Fiji are quietly preparing for an ambush of the Wallabies' strengths in their opening Rugby World Cup match, promising a fierce breakdown contest in particular.
  • Tue, Sep 17, 2019
    Folau Fainga'a and Tolu Latu are locked in a battle for the Wallabies starting hooker berth - made all the more intriguing by the fact they're second cousins.
  • Sun, Sep 15, 2019
    Coach Michael Cheika insists he has numerous selection dilemmas less than a week out from Australia's Rugby World Cup opener against Fiji.
  • Tue, Sep 10, 2019
    Next year's Super Rugby begins in January for the first time and features earlier kick-offs in a bid to make the product more family friendly.
  • Sun, Sep 08, 2019
    Wallabies coach Michael Cheika says his players can't wait for the World Cup to start after they wrapped up their Test preparations with a win over Samoa.
  • Sun, Sep 08, 2019
    The Wallabies departure to Japan for this month's World Cup has been delayed a day by the typhoon forecast to hit that country.
  • Sat, Sep 07, 2019
    Winger George Bridge bagged four tries as the All Blacks destroyed Tonga 92-7 in Hamilton in a final hitout before their Rugby World Cup title defence.
  • Sat, Sep 07, 2019
    Several players in a much changed Wallabies starting side will be out to impress selectors in tonight's final pre-World Cup Test against Samoa in Sydney.
  • Fri, Sep 06, 2019
    Veteran skipper Kieran Read won't let the occasion of his final Test on home soil derail a steely desire for the All Blacks to perform against Tonga.
  • Wed, Sep 04, 2019
    Star flanker David Pocock will captain the Wallabies against Samoa in his first Test of the year after overcoming a troublesome calf injury.
  • Sun, Sep 01, 2019
    Following cameo displays at the last two Rugby World Cups, veteran back Sonny Bill Williams is poised to play a central role in Japan for the All Blacks.
2019 August
  • Sat, Aug 31, 2019
    Fiji flexed their muscles with a 29-19 win over Tonga at Eden Park in a final hit out before their opening Rugby World Cup match against Australia in Japan.
  • Thu, Aug 29, 2019
    Wallabies back rower Jack Dempsey says coach Michael Cheika is at his innovative and ruthless best as the team sweat through a pre-World Cup camp in Noumea.
  • Sat, Aug 24, 2019
    Michael Hooper has warned Rugby World Cup opponents that the Wallabies are about to benefit from the return of a fit and motivated David Pocock.
  • Fri, Aug 23, 2019
    Michael Cheika has leaned heavily on experience in naming an Australian World Cup squad built around a host of veterans, most notably Adam Ashley-Cooper.
  • Wed, Aug 21, 2019
    Kurtley Beale is an admirer of former Waratahs teammate Will Skelton but says it isn't vital that the English-based lock wins a Wallabies World Cup call up.
  • Wed, Aug 21, 2019
    Former Test inside back Rod Kafer wants the Wallabies selectors to stick with a playmaking outside centre, believing it adds variety to their attack.