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Australia

Aussie Sevens turn to Stannard

Experienced campaigner James Stannard has been called up to the Australian squad for the Glasgow leg of the Sevens World Series next week.

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Aussie juniors learn from Gregan

Australia intensified its preparation for the IRB Junior World Championships with a training session with George Gregan at Bond University on Thursday.
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Deans off to lead the Knights

Former Wallabies coach Robbie Deans will become the head coach of the Wild Knights in Japan's Top League from next month.

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Australia

Wallabies start and end at Twickers

The Australian Rugby Union (ARU) has announced the fixtures for the Wallabies' 2014 end-of-year tour of Europe. 

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Australia

Folau saga: McKenzie in ARU corner

The ugly public spat between the Waratahs and the ARU over Rugby League convert Israel Folau took another nasty turn.

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Australia

ARU steps in to Folau saga

The ARU stepped in to prevent Rugby League convert and Wallaby star Israel Folau from playing for the Waratahs.

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Australia

Aussies finally get domestic series

Nine teams will compete in the inaugural season of its new domestic rugby competition, the National Rugby Championship, which will kick off in August this year. 
 
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Australia

BaaBaas perfect prep for Wallabies

The Barbarians will kick start the November internationals with an eagerly anticipated opening match against Australia at Twickenham on November 1.

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O'Neill quits World Cup role

Australian John O'Neill has quit as director of the 2015 Rugby World Cup citing personal reasons, the International Rugby Board (IRB) said on Tuesday.

Wallabies’ boozing days behind them

Wallaby utility back Adam Ashley-Cooper insists there will be no more alcohol-related controversies in the Australian camp this year.

O'Connor heading back Down Under

Wallaby utility back James O'Connor has confirmed that he will return to Australia to play Super Rugby in 2015.

Cooper is a boxing nut

Wallaby vice-captain Quade Cooper says his passion for boxing is growing after a fourth round knockout win in his second professional fight.

Cooper puts his gloves up

Wallaby flyhalf Quade Cooper declared on the eve of his second professional bout that boxing has boosted his rugby career and he has no intention of stopping.
 

Speight poised to boost Wallabies

Brumbies wing Henry Speight will be eligible for a Wallaby jumper in 2014, with the IRB ruling the Fijian-born player will be available for Australia from September 11.

Cooper to 'lace up' with ARU boss

Wallaby flyhalf Quade Cooper is not about to give up his dream of making a success of both his rugby and boxing careers.

Why Ewen backs Brumbies for finals

Wallaby coach Ewen McKenzie has backed the Brumbies to build on their appearance in the Super Rugby Final last season.

Pacific test for emerging Aussies

Australia's best emerging talent will compete against national representative teams from Fiji, Japan, Samoa, Tonga and Argentina in the 2014 IRB Pacific Rugby Cup (PRC).

Captaincy talk motivating Cooper

Quade Cooper says he’s flattered to be considered a candidate for the Australian captaincy and will look to continue where he left off last season.