Parisse: Italy can deliver RWC surprise
Veteran Italy captain Sergio Parisse is hopeful his side can serve up a few shocks at the World Cup, despite being in one of the toughest pools in Japan.
Phil Gould believes players’ disciplinary records should not affect fineable offences as Jared Waerea-Hargreaves looks set to miss a preliminary final.
Former Brisbane coach Anthony Griffin says his former club have lost their identity after the Broncos were dumped out of the NRL finals.
Fullback Rob Kearney is the latest injury concern for Ireland ahead of his team’s World Cup opener against Scotland.
Rugby Australia announced an alliance with the country’s four gay and inclusive rugby clubs and International Gay Rugby to encourage participation and respect.
Top referee Ashley Klein has been axed for the second week of the finals while the NRL has urged online trolls to back off touch judge Michael Wise.
Jared Waerea-Hargreaves is an important player for the Sydney Roosters and their NRL title hopes, according to teammate James Tedesco.
The NRL insist they don’t need a rule that would have allowed Canberra’s Joey Leilua to return to play without an interchange after being hurt by a firework.
Sydney Roosters co-captain Jake Friend is firming for an anticipated return from injury in their NRL preliminary final in a fortnight.
Allen Christensen believes Brisbane can use their AFL finals exit to spur them on in 2020 and is hoping he will still be at the Lions when that happens.
Canberra will host South Sydney or Manly in the first NRL preliminary final to be played in the Australian capital with the Raiders planning for a record crowd.
Manly second-rower Jack Gosiewski overcame a seemingly season-ending pelvic injury to earn a new contract and become an unsung hero in the team’s finals charge.
Brisbane says Darius Boyd has no plans to hand in the captaincy but Broncos great Willie Carne believes the time is right for the NRL veteran to retire.
Manly’s underrated forward pack stood up against Cronulla, but should be even stronger against South Sydney with Martin Taupau and Addin Fonua-Blake reunited.
A man was located with life-threatening injuries on the Murray Valley Highway in Cohuna. It is believed the incident happened about 6am but the man was unable to be revived and died at the scene. More to come
Homicide Squad detectives have charged an Echuca man with murder following the death of another man in Daltons Bridge near Cohuna yesterday. A 29-year-old Daltons Bridge man was located with life threatening injuries at an address on Easton Rd...
Emergency services are responding to a major collision on the Goulburn Valley Hwy near Gillespies Rd. The highway is closed in both directions and is under Victoria Police control. It will re-open when it is safe to do so. Drivers have been asked to...