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  • Super Rugby Review: Stormers
    With the Super Rugby semi-finalists now decided we take a look at the teams who fell at the quarter-final stage. Next up it’s the Stormers.
    - 10 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 4:16pm -
  • Super Rugby Review: Highlanders
    With the Super Rugby semi-finalists now decided we take a look at the teams who fell at the quarter-final stage. Next up it’s the Highlanders.
    - 12 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 2:37pm -
  • Delany returns to New Zealand
    Newcastle Falcons fly-half Mike Delany has returned to his native New Zealand to sign for home province, Bay of Plenty, in the Mitre 10 Cup.
    - 12 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 2:05pm -
  • Zebre announces takeover
    A new company has been created called Zebre Rugby to take the place of Zebre in the PRO12 for the 2017/2018 season, it’s been confirmed.
    - 13 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 1:45pm -
  • Team of the Week: Super Rugby Qualifiers
    With the dust having settled on the Super Rugby quarter-finals, we have gone through the action to select the standout players of the weekend.
    - 13 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 1:08pm -
  • Super Rugby Review: Brumbies
    With the Super Rugby semi-finalists now decided we take a look at the teams who fell at the quarter-final stage. First up it’s the Brumbies.
    - 16 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 10:47am -
  • Fleck – ‘This year is tougher to swallow’
    Stormers coach Robbie Fleck felt his team were unlucky to be on the losing side in the 17-11 Super Rugby quarter-final defeat to the Chiefs.
    - 16 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 10:08am -
  • Rennie sings Donald’s praises
    Chiefs head coach Dave Rennie hailed inside centre Stephen Donald’s performance in Saturday’s 17-11 win over the Stormers in Cape Town.
    - 18 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 8:34am -
  • Crusaders bolster front row stocks
    The Crusaders have announced that hooker Ben Funnell and prop duo Tim Perry and Oliver Jager have signed new contracts at the franchise.
    - 19 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 7:56am -
  • Crusaders to build on quarterfinal effort
    Learning vital lessons in discipline in their only loss in the Investec Super Rugby competition had been beneficial for the Crusaders in their quarterfinal win over the Highlanders on Saturday.…
    - 5 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 9:55pm -
  • Hurricanes have Lions wary ahead of semifinal
    Lions management believe they are better equipped in 2017 to cope with the Hurricanes threat in Sunday's (NZT) Investec Super Rugby semifinal in Johannesburg.…
    - 5 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 9:55pm -
  • Super Rugby Semifinals: Five talking points
    With just four teams left standing in Investec Super Rugby 2017, we take a closer look at this weekend’s semifinal action. Read More…
    - 1 day ago 24 Jul 17, 12:36am -
  • South Africa will be tougher test - Treeby
    South Africa will provide the All Blacks with more of a test during the Investec Rugby Championship this year. Read More…
    - 1 day ago 23 Jul 17, 9:35pm -
  • Super Rugby Review: Quarterfinals
    Three New Zealand teams, the Crusaders, Chiefs and Hurricanes, will contest the Investec Super Rugby semifinals next weekend with the fourth side being South Africa's Lions.…
    - 2 days ago 22 Jul 17, 9:14pm -
  • Chiefs win tight contest and will play Crusaders
    Chiefs hopes in Investec Super Rugby remain alive after they beat the Stormers 17-11 in Cape Town on Sunday (NZT). Read More…
    - 2 days ago 22 Jul 17, 8:33pm -
  • Crusaders make most of weather to advance
    Mastering miserable conditions in Christchurch, the Crusaders took their chances to advance to the Investec Super Rugby semifinals with a 17-0 win over the Highlanders.…
    - 3 days ago 22 Jul 17, 10:04am -
  • Fekitoa move not on Highlanders' minds
    News that All Black centre Malakai Fekitoa had taken up a two-year contract with Toulon was not a distraction for the Highlanders ahead of their Investec Super rugby quarterfinal against the Crusaders…
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 10:28pm -
  • Hurricanes storm into semifinals
    The Hurricanes have ensured New Zealand teams remain unbeaten against Australian opposition in 2017 with a 35-16 win over the Brumbies in Canberra. Rea…
    - 4 days ago 21 Jul 17, 12:31pm -
  • Karmichael Hunt to miss Bledisloe Cup opener
    Wallabies suffer blow ahead of Bledisloe Cup.The post Karmichael Hunt to miss Bledisloe Cup opener appeared first on Zero Scrum.
    - 1 day ago 24 Jul 17, 1:24am -
  • Four Rebels players re-sign
    The uncertain future of the Melbourne Rebels is not stopping some players from putting pen to paper on new deals.The post Four Rebels players re-sign appeared first on Zero Scrum.
    - 22 days ago 3 Jul 17, 4:47am -
  • Veteran prop re-signs with Brumbies
    Prop Ben Alexander has signed a new deal with the ACT Brumbies.The post Veteran prop re-signs with Brumbies appeared first on Zero Scrum.
    - 25 days ago 30 Jun 17, 4:26am -
  • Rebels, McGahan to part ways at season’s end
    Tony McGahan will leave the Melbourne Rebels at season's end.The post Rebels, McGahan to part ways at season’s end appeared first on Zero Scrum.
    - 40 days ago 15 Jun 17, 6:03am -
  • Cheika names June Series squad
    Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has named his 34-man June Series squad.The post Cheika names June Series squad appeared first on Zero Scrum.
    - 55 days ago 31 May 17, 5:25am -
  • Three Aussies set to feature in French Top 14 final
    Toulon win through to French Top 14 final.The post Three Aussies set to feature in French Top 14 final appeared first on Zero Scrum.
    - 57 days ago 29 May 17, 12:41am -
  • A closer look at the 2019 World Cup draw
    The British and Irish Lions are touring New Zealand in the coming months, which will take centre stage in the world of rugby union. However, heads will begin to look to Japan and the 2019 World Cup, particularly after the pool stage draw was made.Th…
    - 70 days ago 16 May 17, 4:43am -
  • Wallabies get favourable World Cup draw
    The 2019 World Cup draw has been released and the Wallabies have a dream draw.The post Wallabies get favourable World Cup draw appeared first on Zero Scrum.
    - 75 days ago 11 May 17, 12:28am -
  • Rebels call on ARU to make decision on Super Rugby cull
    Rebels want call on future now.The post Rebels call on ARU to make decision on Super Rugby cull appeared first on Zero Scrum.
    - 83 days ago 3 May 17, 5:33am -
  • Wallabies put through gruelling training regime ahead of Bledisloe Cup
    Michael Cheika’s punishing training schedule already seems to be producing the response he was hoping for from the players in his extended Wallabies squad. They had their first full day together in Newcastle on Monday, after players spent three day…
    - 2 hours ago 25 Jul 17, 1:01am -
  • The Brumbies’ playoffs capitulation sums up their 2017 season
    Regardless of your thoughts around the Super Rugby finals format, the Brumbies were part of it in 2017. But though they were practically friendless heading into their Qualifying Final with the Hurricanes on Friday night, and even with the score blowi…
    - 5 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 9:40pm -
  • Discipline the key for Crusaders in finals
    The Crusaders have no doubt that winning an eighth Super Rugby title will boil down to discipline. All of their big games this season have been swung by the penalty count and assistant coach Jason Ryan is sure that will be the case in Saturday’s cl…
    - 13 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 2:01pm -
  • Beale softens the Hunt Bledisloe blow
    Karmichael Hunt has been ruled out of the Wallabies’ opening Bledisloe Cup Tests after undergoing ankle surgery. The June Test debutant is expected to be sidelined for two months, which means he’ll miss Australia’s first four Rugby Championship…
    - 1 day ago 24 Jul 17, 12:30am -
  • Will Rod Kafer be the catalyst to make Australian rugby great again?
    The headline on the Sydney Morning Herald article announcing the ARU’s appointment of Rod Kafer as the founder/director of a National Coaching Advisory Panel made this Trumpian claim: “Rod Kafer aims to make Wallabies and Australian rugby great a…
    - 1 day ago 23 Jul 17, 7:20pm -
  • The Wrap: Finals a rare win for SANZAAR, but is it too little too late?
    There was an early shock in Canberra on Friday night: a pitifully small crowd in to witness a final, which was also the last home appearance for Brumbies stalwart Scott Fardy and the long-awaited return to rugby of Christian Lealiifano. Perhaps it wa…
    - 1 day ago 23 Jul 17, 6:40pm -
  • The High Five: Super Rugby Quarter Finals
    The Super Rugby quarter finals have now been completed and while the results went the way of the betting odds and the favoured teams won through, it certainly was not all one-way traffic as many were expecting. There was plenty of drama and tension o…
    - 2 days ago 23 Jul 17, 8:30am -
  • Form teams into Super Rugby semi-finals
    The Hurricanes and Chiefs are both confident they can buck Super Rugby history by winning semi-finals on the road. Both Kiwi teams will virtually cross paths over the Indian Ocean as they prepare to challenge the competition top qualifiers next weeke…
    - 2 days ago 23 Jul 17, 1:33am -
  • The real cost of Kurtley at 12
    With the countdown to the Rugby Championship underway and the return of Kurtley Beale from England on a promise from Michael Cheika that he will play a more senior role in the Wallabies team, there is speculation rife about which position he is likel…
    - 2 days ago 22 Jul 17, 4:00pm -
  • Australia lose Hunt to injury
    Karmichael Hunt has been ruled out of Australia's opening Bledisloe Cup Tests after undergoing ankle surgery.
    - 16 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 10:44am -
  • Let us know what you think
    We want to know what you think about the biggest changes we've ever made to Sky Sports.
    - 21 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 5:42am -
  • Chiefs secure semi-final spot
    The Chiefs secured the final Super Rugby semi-final berth when they claimed a 17-11 victory over the Stormers in Cape Town on Saturday.
    - 2 days ago 22 Jul 17, 7:12pm -
  • Lions stun Sharks in thriller
    Ruan Combrinck kicked a 58-metre penalty with two minutes remaining to snatch a thrilling 23-21 win against the Sharks.
    - 2 days ago 22 Jul 17, 3:43pm -
  • Crusaders whitewash Highlanders
    The Crusaders shone in atrocious conditions to storm into the Super Rugby semi-finals with a 17-0 win over the Highlanders.
    - 3 days ago 22 Jul 17, 11:48am -
  • Sky Live: Stormers v Chiefs
    Stephen Donald will start at inside centre for the Chiefs in their Super Rugby quarter-final clash at the Stormers.
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 5:31pm -
  • Sky Live: Lions v Sharks
    Last year's Super Rugby runners-up the Lions will defend a 13-game unbeaten run at Ellis Park when they host the Sharks.
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 5:31pm -
  • Sky Live: Stormers v Chiefs
    Stephen Donald will start at inside centre for the Chiefs in their Super Rugby quarter-final clash at the Stormers.
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 4:52pm -
  • Sky Live: Lions v Sharks
    Last year's Super Rugby runners-up the Lions will defend a 13-game unbeaten run at Ellis Park when they host the Sharks.
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 2:51pm -
  • Six-try Saints beat Trinity
    St Helens ran in six tries as they claimed a 41-16 victory over Wakefield at Belle Vue. We have a full report and reaction.
    - 1 day ago 23 Jul 17, 7:33pm -
  • Wakefield sign Aussie hooker Randell
    Wakefield have announced the signing of Australian hooker Tyler Randell on a two-year deal from Newcastle Knights.
    - 1 day ago 23 Jul 17, 6:50pm -
  • Seven-try Saints beat Trinity
    St Helens ran in seven tries as they claimed a 44-16 victory over Wakefield at Belle Vue. We have a full report and reaction.
    - 1 day ago 23 Jul 17, 5:10pm -
  • Featherstone sign Connor Farrell
    Featherstone have strengthened their squad for their promotion push with the signing of Wigan forward Connor Farrell.
    - 1 day ago 23 Jul 17, 4:31pm -
  • Tigers get better of Dragons
    Castleford Tigers defeated Catalans Dragons 32-24 in Perpignan to claim a 20th regular season win.
    - 2 days ago 23 Jul 17, 10:09am -
  • Eden boost for Tigers
    Leading try-scorer Greg Eden could be back playing for Super League leaders Castleford within a month, he has revealed.
    - 2 days ago 22 Jul 17, 6:59pm -
  • Super League review
    A review of the latest round of matches in the Betfred Super League, as Wakefield lost to drop out of the top four.
    - 2 days ago 22 Jul 17, 3:08pm -
  • Wigan put Leeds to the sword
    England stand-off George Williams scored two tries as Wigan thrashed an understrength Leeds. We have a full report and reaction.
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 11:20pm -
  • Leigh avoid wooden spoon
    Leigh made sure they did not finish bottom of Super League at the end of the regular season as they nilled Salford 25-0. We have a full report and reaction.
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 9:46pm -