OZ Super Rugby Wallpapers

Reds Wallpaper

Thanks to the most fabulous designer on twitter @auspanda we now have some amazing wallpapers available for the devoted Aussie Super Rugby fan to download.  Simply click on the poster and save the image or you can right-click on your desired poster, choose “Save Link As…” to save the document to your computer.     […]

Giteau flies the coop

Matt Giteau playing for Wallabies

Wallabies inside back Matt Giteau has today ended weeks of speculation after he signed an 18 month deal with French Top 14 club Toulon. The 28-year-old will leave Australia following the World Cup in November, despite being contracted to the Australian Rugby Union until December 31. Giteau’s decision has come just days after several leading […]

McCaw to miss 6 weeks

Richie McCaw at press conference

All Blacks and Crusaders captain Richie McCaw will miss up to six weeks of the Super 15 rugby season after sustaining a stress fracture of his right foot last week. After visiting a foot and ankle surgeon in Christchurch today, the openside flanker has been booked into surgery to insert a small screw into the […]

Henson shimmies to France

Gavin Henson in Wales jersey

Gavin Henson looks set to join French club Toulon after it was revealed that he has been granted a release from his contract with English club Saracens just six weeks after returning to rugby. Saracens released a brief statement early this morning (Australian time) confirming Henson’s request to be released from his contract and their […]

Say it aint so Quade

Quade Quade Cooper linked again with Rugby League

Rumours are once again flying that Quade Cooper will jump codes from union to league after it was revealed today that the flyhalf has spoken with the Brisbane consortium supporting the proposed new Brisbane NRL team. This coupled with the rumour several days ago that he may switch to Khoder Nasser, agent of Anthony Mundine, […]

Sonny Bill Williams

Sonny Bill Williams shirtless

Our second choice for Player of the Week is Sonny Bill Williams.  He’s been in the news this weekend thanks to his boxing fight so we couldn’t resist adding him to our list of faves! Player Stats D.O.B:  August 3, 1985 Height:  1.91m Nickname:  SBW, Superman Position:  Inside Centre Super Rugby Team:  Crusaders National Team:  […]

Sean Lamont

Sean Lamont shirtless

It was very tough to choose our Player of the Week award with so this week we have decided to pick two players.  Our first choice is Sean Lamont from Scotland. Player Stats D.O.B:  January 15, 1981 Height:  1.88m Nickname:  Monty, Piece, Schlong Lamont Position:  Wing, Centre Team:  Scarlets National Team:  Scotland Caps:  49

Mortlock: A New Chapter

Stirling Mirtlock talks about future

Famously known for intercepting a Carlos Spencer cut out pass and a 100m length-of-the-field try during the 2003 RWC semi final, Stirling Mortlock is a Wallaby legend and Bledisloe Cup hero. Yesterday, he spoke to a gaggle of media, including the Rebel Army’s Paul Roberton about the journey back from injury, his impressions of the […]

George Smith = LEGEND

Wallaby Legend George Smith

Wallabies legend and of course my all time favourite player George Smith has offered an exclusive “Money Can’t Buy Rugby Experience” to help support the QLD Premier’s Flood Relief Appeal. The amazing experience, supported by Australian Rugby Union will be auctioned off via Grays Online. The auction kicks off at Midday on Friday 4 February […]

Matt Stevens sniffs comeback

Matt Stevens sniffs comeback at Saracens

Matt Stevens has made his comeback after a two-year ban for cocaine use today playing for Saracen’s Storm (A team) in a 39-29 victory against London Wasps. The England and Lions prop failed a drugs test in December 2008 when playing for Bath, the subsequent two-year ban in 2009 made headlines around the world. This […]