Walsh backs Cherry to shine as a mum
A pregnant Emilee Cherry won’t take any further part in this season’s world series, but is hopeful of returning in time to defend Australia’s Olympic title.
England coach Eddie Jones expects another physically demanding edition of rugby’s Six Nations leading into this year’s World Cup in Japan.
Ireland coach Joe Schmidt is in no rush to seek a role with New Zealand Rugby when he returns home after the World Cup in Japan.
World class hooker Dane Coles will stick with New Zealand until 2021 after overcoming a serious knee injury.
Canberra signings John Bateman and Ryan Sutton have increased the club’s English contingent to four players.
Gold Coast enforcer Jai Arrow is focused on getting more out of his body as he looks to build on a breakout 2018 NRL season.
Samu Kerevi will captain the Queensland Reds in 2019 as the Super Rugby club moves on from the departure of James Slipper, Quade Cooper and Karmichael Hunt.
Quade Cooper’s attitude and his involvement at a Wallabies training camp are being touted as signs the playmaker is closing in on a Test recall.
Australian halfback Jordan Rankin is poised to plug the gap created by Luke Gale’s season-ending injury at new English Super League club Castleford.
NRL CEO Todd Greenberg has laid down the law to the captains of all 16 clubs during a phone hook-up.
North Queensland’s Justin O’Neill admits he is unsure whether he will be able to recapture his representative mojo this year after a “bumpy” 2018.
Trevor Gillmeister will be a weekly fixture on the Gold Coast this season as coach Garth Brennan aims to improve the NRL club’s defence.
NRL star Kalyn Ponga has moved to clarify comments that his goal is to play for the All Blacks, saying they were taken out of context.
The NSW Waratahs are expected to sign Adam Ashley-Cooper in the coming days for the upcoming Super Rugby season.
HOLIDAY-MAKERS in Echuca-Moama have been left with a bad taste in their mouth as gastro continues to sweep through caravan and holiday parks along the Murray River.
A search has resumed for former Shepparton mother Felicity Shadbolt, who went missing while bushwalking in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.
The principal of Shepparton’s new ‘‘super school’’ has been appointed.