Melbourne players will be the first in the Super W rugby competition to be paid after the Rebels announced a push to make the women's program professional.
A World Cup in New Zealand, Commonwealth Games, World Cup Sevens and an expanded home-and-away Super W season are all on the calendar, but a big question remains: What shape is the women's game actually in at the moment? Brittany Mitchell writes.
Wallabies legend Stephen Larkham is returning to Australian rugby on a two-year to coach the Brumbies from 2023.
The inaugural Super Rugby Pacific season and its historic "Super Round" have been thrust back into uncertainty, after the New Zealand Government on Wednesdaty unveiled its plan for the staged reopening of its international border.
The countdown to the opening kick of Super Rugby Pacific is on and the squad lists are in with a mix of youth, experience and exciting talent set to line-up in 2022.
After already losing one Super Rugby captain to career-ending concussion symptoms, the Melbourne Rebels are taking an ultra-cautious approach with Matt To'omua.
Venue: DHL Newlands
11:15 AM, May 23, 2020