Feb 07

Johnny Sexton sinks France with incredible drop goal from near halfway for Ireland

COACH Joe Schmidt ordered Ireland not to rely on Johnny Sexton to dig them out of trouble again in the Six Nations.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.foxsports.com.au/rugby/johnny-sexton-sinks-france-with-incredible-drop-goal-from-near-halfway-for-ireland/news-story/5aa02bc28de823c46a329c7797ac9d2b

Feb 07

Leigh Halfpenny scores 24 points as Wales run riot over Six Nations bolters Scotland in Cardiff

WHEN Warren Gatland bumped into Wales Rugby Union chief executive Martyn Phillips on Friday, the coach predicted Wales would beat Scotland by 20 points. Gatland said Phillips was shocked.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.foxsports.com.au/rugby/leigh-halfpenny-scores-24-points-as-wales-run-riot-over-six-nations-bolters-scotland-in-cardiff/news-story/b1e0d962759ce1b094151ee5fe3ba35b

Feb 07

Ned Hanigan cleared for Super Rugby start; Waratahs rest Israel Folau from Brisbane Tens

WARATAHS forward Ned Hanigan has been cleared to play in the opening round of Super Rugby after scans ruled out serious damage to his knee.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.foxsports.com.au/rugby/super-rugby/teams/waratahs/ned-hanigan-cleared-for-super-rugby-start-waratahs-rest-israel-folau-from-brisbane-tens/news-story/665dd86c850135c53a7571495ae84f59

Feb 07

Nick Stiles links with Melbourne Rebels, set for opening round showdown with Queensland Reds

NICK Stiles has a surprise new job drilling the Melbourne Rebels forwards for a vital Super Rugby opener against the Queensland Reds who sacked him.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.foxsports.com.au/rugby/nick-stiles-links-with-melbourne-rebels-set-for-opening-round-showdown-with-queensland-reds/news-story/e8b4a55c123ff851ae091e8198b3dfdf

Feb 07

Melbourne Rebels announce former Western Force enforcer Adam Coleman as new captain

THE Melbourne Rebels have announced that new recruit Adam Coleman will captain the club in 2018.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.foxsports.com.au/rugby/melbourne-rebels-announce-former-western-force-enforcer-adam-coleman-as-new-captain/news-story/0539adcab69decedcc0ebfbbdee06924

Feb 07

Pooper 2.0: NSW Waratahs planning on unleashing Michael Hooper and farmer Will Miller together

IT was only 18 months ago that new NSW Waratahs assistant coach Simon Cron said that his captain Will Miller would be a professional rugby player in next to no time — if he could just kick one habit.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.foxsports.com.au/rugby/pooper-20-nsw-waratahs-planning-on-unleashing-michael-hooper-and-farmer-will-miller-together/news-story/d138052df6ba0352f506ca68207c8a1f

Feb 07

44-year-old ex-Wallaby Andrew Walker to feature for Brumbies at Brisbane Tens

ANDREW Walker will once again defy age and come out of retirement to feature for the ACT Brumbies at this weekend’s Brisbane 10s.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.foxsports.com.au/rugby/wallaby-andrew-walker-to-feature-for-brumbies-at-brisbane-tens/news-story/e05cb585c02cf90f8a426200d1b81187

Feb 07

All Blacks great Conrad Smith to captain French club Pau at Brisbane Global Tens

ALL Blacks great Conrad Smith will retire mid-year but not before a final reminder of his enduring class in the fast, frantic spectacle of the Brisbane Global Rugby Tens.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.foxsports.com.au/rugby/all-blacks-great-conrad-smith-to-captain-french-club-pau-at-brisbane-global-tens/news-story/72ed468ee68668eca98cada3f7a73a85

Feb 07

Kurtley Beale and Drew Mitchell named in Waratahs squad for Brisbane 10s

SOME eight months after hanging up the boots, Drew Mitchell will return to the field after being named by the Waratahs in their squad for the Brisbane 10s.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.foxsports.com.au/rugby/kurtley-beale-and-drew-mitchell-named-in-waratahs-squad-for-brisbane-10s/news-story/3f494a5b51b9d5f7eaf579fb187bfc14

Feb 07

Will Brisbane Global Tens solve Queensland Reds’ fullback conundrum

JUST who the Reds will pick to start the season at fullback remains a mystery with the Brisbane Global Rugby Tens becoming even more vital as trial time.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.foxsports.com.au/rugby/super-rugby/teams/reds/will-brisbane-global-tens-solve-queensland-reds-fullback-conundrum/news-story/b52ba4e2e423e95bd2f584dd32b369e5