St.George Queensland Reds prop James Slipper has been named as one of five finalists for the 2017 Community Service award, to be presented at the annual Volvo-RUPA Awards Luncheon in Sydney on Wednesday December 13th.
Qantas Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has named an unchanged team for Saturday's clash with England at Twickenham.
It took just one season for head coach Brad Thorn and his assistant Paul Carozza to turn the 2016 cellar dwellers into champions and now Thorn will look to drive the St.George Queensland Reds in a similar direction. Here are the 18 Country players who could feature for the Reds next year:
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Bond University Queensland Country have claimed the 2017 National Rugby Championship with a 42-28 win over the Canberra Vikings in Canberra on Saturday night.
Bond University Queensland Country head coach Brad Thorn has named his match-day 23 for their maiden National Rugby Championship grand final appearance, which will see them face the Canberra Vikings at Viking Park in Canberra this Saturday, 11 November at 6:30pm AEST.
Qantas Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has made three changes to his starting fifteen ahead of the Test against Wales at Principality Stadium in Cardiff on Saturday afternoon (local time).
To celebrate the significant contribution made by this exclusive group of long-serving players to Rugby in Australia, The Rugby Union Players’ Association (RUPA) will this year re-ignite the “RUPA Centurions Club”.
Former St.George Queensland Reds scrumhalf Nic Berry has been appointed to referee Scotland’s test match against Samoa on Saturday.
The Qantas Australian Men’s Sevens squad for the Oceania Sevens Championship has been named with eight uncapped players to get their first capped opportunity for Australia when the tournament kicks off on Friday 10 November.