Rugby Union

Fri 16 Oct 2020

Ruthless Rennie: Four axed in shock Wallabies shake-up

Premium Content Ruthless Rennie: Four axed in shock Wallabies shake-up

Not satisfied with a draw in the opening Bledisloe clash, Dave Rennie is set to gamble on two players who haven’t worn Wallaby gold in two years for their Eden Park...

Rugby Championship in disarray

Rugby Championship in disarray

Just when the Wallabies were showing signs of winning back Australia’s hearts, their season has been left in disarray.

Sun 11 Oct 2020

Disgrace that robbed Wallabies of erasing 19 years of pain

Disgrace that robbed Wallabies of erasing 19 years of pain

It was a ref blunder that stopped the Wallabies from ending nearly two decades of anguish.

Fri 9 Oct 2020

Four debutants, snub in Wallabies team reveal

Four debutants, snub in Wallabies team reveal

New Wallabies coach Dave Rennie has rolled the dice on four debutants after announcing his team for the first Bledisloe Cup clash.

Wed 30 Sep 2020

South Africa quits Super Rugby, blames NZ

South Africa quits Super Rugby, blames NZ

Super Rugby is undergoing a seismic shift as the Kiwis come under fire for forcing South Africa to exit the competition after 24 years.

Thu 24 Sep 2020

Qld kicks $6m goal with Bledisloe Cup clash at Suncorp

Premium Content Qld kicks $6m goal with Bledisloe Cup clash at Suncorp

Queensland has kicked a $6 million goal, with Brisbane to host a blockbuster international rugby double-header, including a Bledisloe Cup clash, at Suncorp Stadium in...

Sat 19 Sep 2020

Lismore footy team's big win for beloved Eddie

Premium Content Lismore footy team's big win for beloved Eddie

AFTER a horrible week, the Lismore Colts played their hearts out to win the U18 grand final in memory of beloved teammate Eddie Allen.

Sensational rugby expected as clubs seek grand final glory

Premium Content Sensational rugby expected as clubs seek grand final glory

TODAY’S the day when players line-up for the honour and the glory of the Far North Coast Rugby Union grand final win.

Thu 17 Sep 2020

'Thanks NSW, you did Queensland a huge favour'

'Thanks NSW, you did Queensland a huge favour'

Queensland copped it from all sides when they were hammered by the Tahs last month, but the joke’s on NSW, says TIM HORAN.

Tue 15 Sep 2020

‘I knew I wasn’t going to be liked’: Brad Thorn

Premium Content ‘I knew I wasn’t going to be liked’: Brad Thorn

It’s been a long wait for the Queensland Reds. Brad Thorn was brought in to bring that winning mentality back and his ptient approach could reap rich rewards.

PMs make late night call to save Bledisloe Cup

Premium Content PMs make late night call to save Bledisloe Cup

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has made a late night call to Scott Morrison in a bid to save the Bledisloe Cup.

Jacinda’s blockbuster Bledisloe Cup call

Jacinda’s blockbuster Bledisloe Cup call

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is changing her country’s quarantine rules so the Wallabies can play Bledisloe Cup Tests.

'Devastated': Tributes flow after death of teen rugby player

'Devastated': Tributes flow after death of teen rugby player

THE Lismore rugby community is in mourning after one of their "young guns" was killed in a tragic crash last night.

Mon 7 Sep 2020

Double-edged sword for victorious Ballina team

Premium Content Double-edged sword for victorious Ballina team

THE Ballina Rugby Club’s women’s team gave a masterclass in passing and tackling in the first semi-final on Saturday.

Sun 6 Sep 2020

Colts blood and skin in the game

Premium Content Colts blood and skin in the game

WHEN Lismore Colts played Casuarina Beach on Saturday they shed blood and bones in a tough semi-finals match.

Thu 3 Sep 2020

Club ‘quietly confident’ ahead of match against top team

Premium Content Club ‘quietly confident’ ahead of match against top team

ALL the details of the Far North Coast Rugby Union major and minor finals this weekend.

Sun 23 Aug 2020

Redmen no match for rampaging Seahorses

Premium Content Redmen no match for rampaging Seahorses

A red hot Ballina Seahorses side ran riot over the Grafton Redmen with an entertaining 54-19 victory

Thu 20 Aug 2020

Transgender woman wants to play footy for local club

Premium Content Transgender woman wants to play footy for local club

THE president of the club said he would welcome the transgender player if the decision was approved by the "powers that be".

Mon 17 Aug 2020

RESULTS: How did your local team go this weekend?

Premium Content RESULTS: How did your local team go this weekend?

ALL the sporting results from the big games, including how Lismore Thistles took their first win of 2020.

Mon 10 Aug 2020

All the results from the weekend’s big games

Premium Content All the results from the weekend’s big games

BORDER closures have boosted some teams with players unable to play interstate running on for Northern Rivers clubs.

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