Positional switch the key in Australia's Rugby World Cup win over Fiji

6 hours ago by The Guardian

The subtle shift of James O’Connor to inside-centre gave the Wallabies the ball-playing style they needed to overcome a determined Fijian sideWallabies coach Michael Cheika made a key positional switch...

A look at Wales' opening game against Georgia

9 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Alun Wyn Jones has been lauded by Wales coach Warren Gatland as he prepares to rack up a landmark appearance against Georgia.       Wales coach Warren Gatland hopes Alun Wyn Jones...

HIGHLIGHTS: Australia vs Fiji - Rugby World Cup 2019

10 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Australia avoided an upset with a 39-21 win over Fiji in the opening round of the Rugby World Cup. Fiji got off to a dream start, kicking an early penalty and scoring a try shortly after for an 8-0 lead....

Australia expected Fiji fury - Cheika

11 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fiji failed to see out a shock victory over Australia in their Rugby World Cup opener, and Michael Cheika was proud of his team's recovery.       Australia knew Fiji were going to...

Australia survive scare to make winning World Cup start against Fiji

18 hours ago by Breaking News.ie : Rugby

Australia found salvation in their driving line-out as they survived a scare to dispatch Fiji 39-21 in their World Cup opener at the Sapporo Dome.

Where does Reece Hodge’s baffling escape leave high tackle crackdown? | Andy Bull

16 hours ago by The Guardian

The Australia wing caught Fiji’s Peceli Yato in the head with a shoulder and didn’t use his arms, World Rugby’s tackle directives could not be clearer – yet no action was takenFor 15 minutes the...

Australia survive first half scare to beat Fiji

18 hours ago by rugbydump.com

Australia kicked off their Rugby World Cup campaign with a hard-fought 39-21 victory over Fiji, bagging the bonus point following a first half scare.

Reece Hodge goes unpunished for reckless tackle on Fijian star

18 hours ago by Rugby Dump

Australia winger Reece Hodge has been called out for his tackle on Fiji flanker Peceli Yato which forced the Fijian off the field with a head injury.