The Israel Folau saga seems to be coming to an end. This has been a story that has rocked the rugby world - and sporting world in general - as it has opened a new [...]
After almost two months have passed since Israel Folau took to social media to voice his opinion against homosexuals and other sinners, Rugby Australia have terminated their employment with one of their most valuable players. [...]
In early April Israel Folau, for the second time, used social media to voice his religious stance against various groups of people that do not act in accordance with his beliefs. The first time such [...]
Gregor Townsend has dangled a carrot in front of the players omitted from his 42-man world cup training squad. The squad features 23 forwards and 19 backs, among them 14 players involved in the 2015 [...]
A Rugby Australia hearing has found Israel Folau guilty of a high-level breach of conduct. The 30 year old faced a three-strong panel which met for three days to discuss his case. The meeting was [...]
All Blacks and Chiefs scrumhalf Te Toiroa Tahuriorangi has re-signed with New Zealand Rugby until 2021.
The 24-year-old halfback made his Super Rugby debut in 2016 for the Hurricanes and his All Black debut in 2018. Tahuriorangi is thrilled with the contract extension. “It was an easy decision for me and [...]
Crusaders and All Black lock, Sam Whitelock has extended his contract with New Zealand Rugby for another four years. This means that the big lock will be available for the Kiwis until 2023. It obviously [...]