The screech of a whistle, the thud of a tackle and the roar of celebration, all sounds synonymous with the game played in heaven. Sounds that Alan Gaffney has been hearing for over 50 years.
The axe has fallen in South Africa with Rebels coach Tony McGahan chopping five starters from last week’s 16-point defeat to the Stormers.
The Australian U20’s side has been acclimatising to Italian conditions after arriving in Gavirate, as the team puts the final touches on its World Championship preparations.
For the second consecutive year, Qantas Australian Women’s Sevens star Charlotte Caslick has been shortlisted for the top individual honour in Women’s Sevens Rugby.
Matt Toomua has been ruled out of the Brumbies crucial clash with the Bulls after his ankle failed to recover in time.
Lloyd McDermott, the Ella Brothers, Andrew Walker, Kurtley Beale and Matt Hodgson are just some of the great Indigenous players who have graced and made their mark on Rugby.
What a surprise packet the Rebels have been in 2015, and a lot can be put down to the halves pairing of Jack Debreczeni and Nic Stirzaker.
Experienced Qantas Wallabies and Aquis Brumbies prop Ben Alexander will continue his career in Australia after signing a new one-year contract extension through until the end of 2016.
The NSW Waratahs are gaining momentum at the right time of the season, and have moved to the top of the Australian conference ladder after their 32-22 victory over the Crusaders on Saturday.
Who’s in and who’s out for your Asteron Life Super Rugby team this week, we have all the whispers from around the grounds.