Why David Pocock earns the silly money in rugby, even on his year off.
Tom Decent David Pocock is somewhat daunted by the twelve-month sabbatical he will take from the game but says he will throw everything he's got at breaking back into the Wallabies set-up in a push for a possible final hurrah at the 2019 World Cup.
Tom Decent Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has labelled a cartoon published in The Australian of Eddie Jones depicted as a clown as "poor form".
Peter FitzSimons Told yers! I refer to the comments by the famous rugby league coach Chris Anderson this week: "Our biggest danger is rugby union ... It's a big world sport. It's taken over Europe. Rugby league has died in Europe. All good players now go to union; in England, in France. So it's a big game. It's growing in America. That's our danger. If we don't get our house in order, our danger is we'll be playing rugby union in 10 years."
Georgina Robinson Rugby "state of origin" receives crucial backing from head office, but the concept will have to go ahead without the country's top 30 players.
Tom Decent Move over Eddie Jones, Michael Cheika has a new target in former Wallaby Glen Ella.
Chris Dutton The ACT Brumbies will turn back the clock to bring a former star out of the wilderness for a shock comeback.
Georgina Robinson Gold medal winners and emergency medics. Is there nothing the Australian women's sevens team can't do?
Tom Decent Wallabies halfback Nick Phipps says the June series against England was the biggest learning curve of his career but believes he is better equipped to steer Australia to a memorable win on Saturday.
Georgina Robinson Queensland and NSW want to stage a state of origin blockbuster to light up a weak incoming Test tour next year.