England's Palmer joins Bordeaux

Bordeaux (AFP) - England international lock Tom Palmer has agreed to join Top 14 side Bordeaux-Begles as injury cover for Johan Aliouat until the end of the season, the French club said.

Koroibete not money hungry: Kerevi

Samu Kerevi says he respects Marika Koroibete's motivation for leaving the NRL despite critics who have labelled him as money hungry.


New Wallaby props making Kepu nevous

Wallabies veteran Sekope Kepu says he feels excited but a little nervous about the emergence of young props Tom Robertson and Allan Alaalatoa.


Gorgodze rescues Toulon with Top 14 win over Clermont

Paris (AFP) - Giant Georgian forward Mamuka Gorgodze scored the crucial try to hand three-time European champions Toulon a much-needed 23-21 win over previously undefeated Clermont in the Top 14 on …


'Comic king' Boudjellal ready to pull plug on Toulon

Toulon (France) (AFP) - Mourad Boudjellal, who has bankrolled Toulon to three European titles, revealed Sunday he could sever his 10-year association with the French giants this season as his …


Racing fall at Castres, Toulouse edge Stade

Paris (AFP) - Defending champions Racing 92 once again failed to get past Top 14 rivals Castres, falling to a 31-23 defeat Saturday while Toulouse edged traditional fellow heavyweights Stade Francais …


Cheika embraces long Wallabies tour

Australia Rugby coach Michael Cheika says the Wallabies' upcoming tour of South Africa and England will give his team a chance to from a strong bond.