Rugby Australia has pulled off a major coup in what has been a disastrous year for the code, securing the entire Rugby Championship which will be played across November and December this year.
SANZAAR on Friday confirmed that Australia had won the right to stage the tournament "hub" after New Zealand
New Zealand Rugby (NZR) says its looking forward to the resumption of international rugby following confirmation from SANZAAR that the Investec Rugby Championship will be staged in Australia this year.
NZR CEO Mark Robinson said: "We're obviously disappointed at the decision to not have New Zealand host the tournament, but we
OITA, 19 Oct - England became the first team to advance to the semi-finals of the 2019 Rugby World Cup when they claimed a 40-16 win over Australia in Oita on Saturday.
As expected, this was an entertaining spectacle with both sides going at each other hammer and tongs for the
OITA, 18 Oct - A preview of the quarter-final between England and Australia, which kicks off at 16:15 on Saturday at Oita Stadium.
The Big Picture
Eddie Jones will discover if he has transformed England from embarrassed hosts into genuine contenders for the Rugby World Cup when they face Australia, one of
SHIZUOKA, 11 Oct - Job done for Australia as they beat a resilient Georgia in the driving rain and gusting wind in Shizuoka Stadium Ecopa on Friday evening. But despite a strong set-piece and moments of brilliance in the loose, the Wallabies have plenty to work on as they march
SHIZUOKA, 10 Oct – A preview of the Pool D match between Australia and Georgia, which kicks off at 19:15 on Friday at Shizuoka Stadium Ecopa.
The Big Picture
Two contrasting coaching philosophies will go head-to-head in Shizuoka on Friday evening as, away from the disruption caused by Typhoon Hagibis, Australia and
OITA, 5 Oct - Fly-half Christian Lealiifano hailed his "X-factor" team-mate Jordan Petaia and backed the 19-year-old winger to shine in a Wallaby jersey for a long time to come after the teenager scored a try and set up another on his test debut, inspiring Australia to a comfortable bonus-point
Uruguay coach reshuffles his squad after Georgia defeat as Los Teros prepare to face Pool D's top two teams.
For the first time at a Rugby World Cup, Australia are to wear a special strip that reflects the heritage, history and diversity of the side and the country.
TOKYO, 3 Oct -
TOKYO, 29 Sep - Wales survived a fierce second-half comeback from Australia to celebrate their greatest victory in a Rugby World Cup and take command of Pool D.
Their victory in a pulsating encounter at Tokyo Stadium makes them very strong favourites to win the pool and means they are likely
TOKYO, 28 Sep - A preview of the Pool D game between Wales and Australia which kicks-off at 16:45 on Sunday at Tokyo Stadium.
The Wales players have freely admitted this week that they have had a big red circle around this game in their diaries since the schedule was first