Newly appointed Wallabies selector Michael O’Çonnor has raised the prospect of David Pocock being selected as the Wallabies No. 7 over current incumbent captain Michael Hooper. The selection of ‘The Pooper’, with Hooper at No. 7 and Pocock at No. 8, has been an ongoing debate since Michael Cheika first started playing the two opensides […]
We won’t know until this weekend coming how well Queensland are placed without their exiled talent, but one thing’s for sure: the three other Australian teams are feeling pretty happy about the bargains they picked up and the Reds’ generosity that came with it.
This year, Super Rugby will be back to uniform start dates across conferences – in 2018 the South African conference started a week earlier than the Australia and New Zealand conferences. In 2019, it all gets underway on Friday.