Argentina coach Mario Ledesma has launched a scathing attack on his Rugby Championship colleagues, slamming a photo opportunity in Townsville that was without Pumas representation.
The Wallabies have strung three wins together in the Rugby Championship for the first time in six years. But they were unable to find the "ruthless streak" against the Pumas Michael that Michael Hooper demanded pre-match.
The move towards professionalization of the sport has brought about a "180 degree attitudinal shift", says Rahul Bose.
Australia have notched three-straight wins for the first time since 2017, beating a plucky Argentina 27-8 as James O'Connor made a successful Test return in Townsville.
The All Blacks were forced to grind hard before snatching a 19-17 victory over world champions South Africa in the 100th Test match between two of rugby's traditional powerhouses.
Players, officials and spectators remember the one and only time Argentina played in the city, and how Hugo Porta stole the show
Despite limited training and zero international exposure, Indian girls won an impressive silver at the U-18 Asia Rugby Sevens in Uzbekistan last week.
The Wallabies have their fans dreaming again after two historic victories over the Springboks, but they must do it again against the Pumas through consistency, composure and their new secret weapon, Brittany Mitchell writes.
Rugby World Cup winner Steve Thompson, who was diagnosed with dementia aged 42, has pledged to donate his brain for research.
Wallabies coach Dave Rennie and All Blacks counterpart Ian Foster both say they were unaware of World Rugby's move to place a limit on the amount of full contact players are involved in at training.
All Blacks coach Ian Foster has named one of his strongest sides available in preparation for his team's 100th Test match with the Springboks on Saturday in Townsville.
World Rugby has reinforced its commitment to improving player welfare with the introduction of guidelines for the amount of weekly contact and set-piece training.
The Wallabies have named Reece Hodge to fill the gap left by injured Tom Banks, as the Wallabies turn their attention to Argentina this Saturday.
Scrumhalf Faf de Klerk believes South Africa must return to the style of play that won them the 2019 Rugby World Cup if they are to defeat New Zealand in their Rugby Championship clash on Saturday, saying the desire to be more expansive has not worked.
For the first time in the professional era, South Africa's top rugby franchises will not participate in the southern hemisphere's Super Rugby competition.
As rugby's greatest rivalry prepares to pen another chapter in its storied and complicated history, it is worth pausing to reflect on why the All Blacks and Springboks coming to blows is so compelling.
Lood De Jager returns after missing the Springboks' 30-17 defeat by Australia last weekend as he completed concussion protocols, and his return will boost the team's lineout proficiency and ability from the rolling maul.
South Africa loose forward Jasper Wiese has been found not guilty of foul play after being cited following the 30-17 Rugby Championship defeat to Australia at the weekend, but will not feature against New Zealand on Saturday.
The NSW Waratahs have entered a historic commercial partnership with Major League Rugby franchise the San Diego Legion in a bid to develop growth and alignment between Australian and American rugby and help curb player drain.
Sara Cox is set to make history as the first woman to referee a Gallagher Premiership game, at Twickenham on Saturday.