Warburton's world has changed, but rugby cannot lose him completely
Sam Warburton's career was far too short, but as he draws a line under a bruising nine-year spell, his legacy in the game rivals any in the northern hemisphere and in the British & Irish Lions' fine history.
Warburton retires from rugby at age of 29
The former Wales and British and Irish Lions captain has been forced to retire due to injury concerns.
England prop Genge out until 2019 with injury
England prop Ellis Genge is expected to be out of action until early 2019 after undergoing knee surgery, the 23-year-old's club Leicester Tigers have said.
R19 Rebooted: Waratahs are finals fraudsters
There was plenty on the line in the final regular season round yet two Australian teams were unable to perform when it mattered most. The Brumbies did, however, exposing the Waratahs for exactly what they are.
Under-fire SANZAAR to review TMO rules
Following objectionable rulings from the last two months of Super and Test rugby, SANZAAR has committed to reviewing its TMO rules.
Amanaki Mafi charged by NZ police, released on bail
Melbourne Rebels star Amanaki Mafi has been charged by New Zealand police following an alleged assault on teammate Lopeti Timani in Dunedin.
Lions avoid Jaguares banana skin
Elton Jantjies' 23 points sealed a close victory for The Lions, who fought back a spirited Jaguares.
Lions clinch home semi with win over Jaguares
Maverick flyhalf Elton Jantjies was at his mercurial best as South Africa's Lions booked a Super Rugby semi-final berth with a bruising 40-23 victory over the Jaguares from Argentina at Ellis Park on Saturday.
From abject to awesome: Tahs' unlikely season still alive
The Waratahs produced one of the great 10-minute spells in Super Rugby history to keep their season alive just when it appeared destined to die with little more than a whimper in Sydney on Saturday night.
Incredible fightback sees Waratahs down Highlanders
The Waratahs claimed a dramatic 30-23 come-from-behind victory over the Highlanders in a thrilling Super Rugby quarter-final.
Crusaders trounce the Sharks
The Crusaders put on a dominating display in Christchurch with a 40 -10 victory over the Sharks.
Bernard Foley leads NSW Waratahs' Super Rugby fightback win over Highlanders
Rallying to captain Bernard Foley's halftime exhortations, the opportunistic NSW Waratahs have launched remarkable second half comeback to beat the Highlanders 30-23 in their Super Rugby quarterfinal.
Crusaders thrash Sharks, into Super semis
The Crusaders have swatted aside a gritty challenge from the Sharks 40-10 to set up a mouth-watering Super Rugby semifinal against the Hurricanes.
The Hurricanes advance to the semi
The Hurricanes beat the Chiefs 32-31 in a scoreline that flattered the visitors.
Perenara inspires Hurricanes to semifinals
TJ Perenara's second try with less than 20 minutes remaining sparked an increase in intensity from the Hurricanes as they beat the Chiefs 32-31 in their Super Rugby quarter-final on Friday.
Nonu hunting final crack at Super Rugby title?
Former All Blacks centre Ma'a Nonu appears to be closing in on a return to Super Rugby, with the Chiefs and Blues emerging as the most likely destination.
Gibson: Brumbies result stirred us
Waratahs coach Daryl Gibson says his side will be ready mentally to face the Highlanders in the finals.
Super Rugby quarters: Can Tahs, Canes turn it around?
The opening weekend of the Super Rugby playoffs presents three matches that appear to be extremely even contests, particularly those in Sydney and Wellington. Can the Waratahs and Hurricanes respond after last week?
Naisarani joins Rebels as Wallabies await
Melbourne Rebels have landed a ready-made replacement for departing back-rowers Amanaki Maki and Lopeti Timani, signing Isi Naisarani from the Brumbies.
Frightening tackling stats to worry Tahs, Wallabies
The Waratahs' convincing 'lay down and play dead' routine against the Brumbies was the ultimate horror movie. On this diabolical night, opposing sides were reminded of the easiest way to overhaul the Waratahs and, more tellingly, the Wallabies.
Ledesma: Incidents even worse than Matera did, those guys were not cited
The head coach of Jaguares spoke about the suspension of his captain.
Ledesma: It is surprising being in a quarterfinal that we don´t have a New Zealander or Australian ref
After the confirmation of Peyper, the head coach of Jaguares talked about the decision from SANZAAR.
Time for Jantjies to put on big boy pants
The Lions flyhalf has a chance over the next three weeks to prove he can stand up when it matters, to be the man to take his side all the way to the Super Rugby title.
Tahs CEO feels overseas clubs want Folau
Northern hemisphere clubs could be among several potential suitors striving to woo superstar fullback Israel Folau away from the Waratahs.
Sharks results give cause for optimism
The Sharks will take confidence from their performances against New Zealand teams leading up to their Super Rugby quarter-final match against the Crusaders in Christchurch on Saturday morning.
Rebels fine Mafi, Timani for off-field altercation
Melbourne Rebels have fined departing forwards Amanaki Mafi and Lopeti Timani $15,000 each for their physical altercation in New Zealand last weekend.
Lions lose Groom ahead of Jaguares clash
Lions scrumhalf Nic Groom has been ruled out for the remainder of the Super Rugby season as he undergoes surgery on an injured hand, the union confirmed on Tuesday.
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