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Folau opts not to appeal against Rugby Australia ban

9 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Though he has not appealed against his ban, Israel Folau is still considering his options after his contract was terminated.     Israel Folau has declined the option to appeal against his...

Israel Folau issues a statement responding to the termination of his contract

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Israel Folau has released a statement following Rugby Australia's decision to terminate his contract.   The Wallabies and Waratahs back Israel Folau was issued a sanction directing termination...

Israel Folau's contract has officially been terminated

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby Australia have released the following statement confirming that his four-year contract has been terminated.   "Israel Folau issued sanction directing contract termination for high-level Code...

Nic White set to leave Exeter Chiefs and chase World Cup dream with Baxter's blessing

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exter Chiefs' scrumhalf Nic White is one step closer to realising his dream of representing the Wallabies at a Rugby World Cup after he was given the green light by Exeter Chiefs director of...

"We can definitely win the World Cup without him" - Will Genia

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Israel Folau is set to be sacked by Rugby Australia, yet Will Genia says the Wallabies can still win the Rugby World Cup.     Australia vice-captain Will Genia does not expect to play...

Rugby Australia set to implement hair-follicle drug tests

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby Australia may subject players to mandatory hair follicle testing to pick up traces of illicit drug use.     According to the Sydney Morning Herald, RA has been discussing the...

Another Folau Joins The Waratahs

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Waratahs head coach has confirmed that Israel Folau's younger brother, John, has been offered a training spot with the side.         Gibson said John Folau –...

Ultimate Rugby's Test Team Of The Year

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With test rugby going on a break until next year we look back at the year that was in 2018 and pick our team of the year.   Ireland are understandably well represented while there are a few surprises...

Eddie Jones & Dylan Hartley Post Match Press Conference

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Press conference with England head coach Eddie Jones and co-captain Dylan Hartley after their side's 37-18 win over Australia at Twickenham.       Eddie Jones spoke about the tough...

Michael Cheika & Michael Hooper Post Match Press Conference

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A disappointed Michael Cheika speaks to the press following his side's loss to England.       Chieka spoke to about Owen Farrell's tackle on Izack Rodda and said England were...