Rugby Union
 Ex-Reds trio have Thorn to thank: Martin
Greg Martin says Queensland shouldn't regret the departure of Quade Cooper, Karmichael Hunt and James Slipper despite their smooth Super Rugby transitions.
 Folau happy to shift from fullback for NSW
Superstar fullback Israel Folau is happy to be moved from that position if it means NSW Waratahs coach Daryl Gibson can fit in all his star backs.
 Reds rejects shine in Super Rugby openers
The discarded Queensland Reds trio of Wallabies, Quade Cooper, Karmichael Hunt and James Slipper performed well in the opening round of Super Rugby.
 Blues talked up as Super Rugby contenders
The Blues appear to be a different proposition this season and will mount a credible threat to every team in Super Rugby, says Crusaders coach Scott Robertson.
 Waratah Foley to lift kicking consistency
NSW Waratahs goalkicker Bernard Foley won't be dwelling on his costly late missed penalty attempt in his side's Super Rugby home defeat to the Hurricanes.
 Record breaker Foley blows chance for NSW
Bernard Foley has missed a late penalty for the NSW Waratahs in their 20-19 opening-round Super Rugby loss to the Hurricanes in Sydney.
 Crusaders beat Blues in Super Rugby opener
Two penalty tries have helped to carry the Crusaders to a 24-22 win over the Blues in their Super Rugby opening-round match at Eden Park.
 Pocock hurt in Brumbies' Super Rugby loss
Wallabies star David Pocock's horror run with injury has continued after he failed a concussion test in the Brumbies' round one Super Rugby loss.
 Super Rugby is failing itself: Wessels
Melbourne Rebels coach Dave Wessels says all Super Rugby stakeholders need to admit the competition is in a difficult position and needs fixing.
 Cooper's Super Rebels debut earns praise
Former Wallabies star Quade Cooper showed he can still be a force in Super Rugby after impressing in his Super Rugby debut for the Melbourne Rebels.
 Queenslander Hunt poised to play for NSW
He's spent most of his three-code football career playing for Queensland teams, but Karmichael Hunt will don the blue of NSW in Super Rugby on Saturday.
 Rebels down Brumbies in Super Rugby opener
Melbourne have secured Super Rugby bragging rights, scoring a 34-27 win against Australian conference rivals the Brumbies on Friday night.
 Hunt ready for Super Rugby return
NSW Waratahs and Wallabies back Karmichael Hunt says his mind and body are good after a short preparation for his first Super Rugby game since 2017.
 All Black Franks signs on with Northampton
Front row stalwart Owen Franks will leave the All Blacks after this year's World Cup and join his brother Ben at English club Northampton.
 Kepu keeping an eye on World Cup rivals
Veteran Wallabies and Waratahs prop is focused on NSW's Super Rugby opener against the Hurricanes though he is also keeping an eye on the Six Nations.
 Multiple homes for Tahs a positive: Foley
NSW Waratahs five-eighth Bernard Foley is certain there's a positive aspect to his team playing out of several home venues this Super Rugby season.
 Elder statesmen key to Waratahs Super bid
A strong contingent of veteran players has NSW Waratahs prop Sekope Kepu believing their 2019 squad is capable of contending for the Super Rugby title.
 Hurricanes to probe Waratahs midfield
The untried Waratahs pairing of Adam Ashley-Cooper and Karmichael Hunt could come under pressure from a classy Hurricanes midfield in their Super Rugby clash.
 Brumbies hoping Super Rugby crowds return
The Brumbies are predicting a crowd of more than 10,000 for their Super Rugby season-opener following a year where support for the club declined dramatically.
 No extra focus on Rebels' Cooper: Brumbies
Brumbies skipper Christian Lealiifano says Quade Cooper's Melbourne Rebels debut won't be a distraction when the Super Rugby rivals clash in Canberra.