Rugby Union

Israel Folau files lawsuit against Rugby Australia and Waratahs

Israel Folau is taking legal action against Rugby Australia and club side the Waratahs after his playing contract was terminated over anti-LGBT social media posts. Folau’s four-year deal was cut short after an independent panel backed RA’s position that the comments he made on April 10 warranted his sacking rather than a fine or suspension. […]

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Warren Gatland to lead Barbarians against Wales

Warren Gatland will coach against Wales in the country’s first match under Wayne Pivac, after agreeing to lead the Barbarians in Cardiff. Gatland, who leaves his post after the World Cup in Japan, has been appointed Baa-baas coach for the fixture against Wales at the Principality Stadium on November 30. “It goes without saying that […]

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Guinness PRO14 final: Glasgow Warriors vs Leinster preview

Dave Rennie has urged his Glasgow players to put on a show for Exeter-bound Stuart Hogg as he prepares to bring the curtain down on his Warriors career The Scotland star will call time on his nine-year Scotstoun stint after Saturday’s Guinness PRO14 grand final at Celtic Park. The British and Irish Lion is hoping […]