Posts Tagged "Super Rugby"

A NSW Supreme Court judge has granted the Western Force the right to appeal the Australian Rugby Union’s decision to axe the team from the Super Rugby competition.

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The Western Force will consider launching a new rugby union competition in Asia if they can’t win their way back into Super Rugby ranks.

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Never before has a decision split Australian rugby so tragically.

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The Australian Rugby Union’s attempt to save $6 million a year could end up bankrupting them after the Western Australian government threatened to sue the rugby governing body for more than $100 million.

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This is the third article for The Roar I’ve written in two years, on my third account, because I forgot the username and password for the other two.

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By the time Ryan Crotty crossed for the All Blacks right on the stroke of halftime to bring the score to an astonishing, point-a-minute 40-6, fans across Australia were already in meltdown.

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An estimated 10,000 Western Force fans have rallied in Perth against the Super Rugby club’s axing by the Australian Rugby Union.

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Waratahs scrumhalf Matt Lucas has defected to their Australian rivals the Brumbies, with the ACT-based franchise announcing today the 25-year-old had signed a two-year deal with the team.

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NRL chief executive Todd Greenberg has vowed to try and strike while the iron is hot in Perth following the closure of Super Rugby’s Western Force.

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With Wallabies halfback Will Genia locked in for the next two Super Rugby seasons, the Melbourne Rebels are stepping up the hunt for a new coach.

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The force appears to have deserted Australian rugby.

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I sat back and watched the debacle that was the ARU fumbling their way through a supposedly ‘fair’ process of culling a Super Rugby team, the biased outcome of which has seen my team, the Western Force, given their marching orders.

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Christian Lealiifano has admitted he thought he would never play rugby again, even when he resumed training, and says he’s grateful for the changed outlook he got from his leukaemia battle.

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Will Genia has confirmed his playing future, signing a two-year deal with Australian rugby that will see him play his Super Rugby with the Melbourne Rebels.

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The Friday 5pm press conference is the oldest trick in the public relations book.

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Western Force losing their license shows that the ARU failed to capitalise on the popularity of rugby in Western Australia.

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The ball is kicked high, the chases are making a great effort and could gain an advantage with numbers inside the opposition 22, oh no, the defending player, sliding along the ground, takes and catch and calls “mark”. It is the game’s most ridiculous and outdated ‘get of jail free’ card.

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Shocked Western Force stars say the players are sticking tight and believe the fight to save their Super Rugby team is not over.

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Western Force coach Dave Wessels says some of his players were reduced to tears following the ARU’s decision to axe the franchise, but he’s urging them not to jump ship just yet.

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In any bereavement situation, there are stages of shock, grief, anger, acceptance and recovery.

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