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Force don't fear failure in Super Rugby

The Western Force face a fight to avoid Super Rugby's wooden spoon after slumping to their seventh straight loss in a 42-20 defeat to the Bulls.
Junior Rasolea is stopped by the Bulls defence. (AAP)

Bulls put foot down to thrash Force

Skipper Matt Hodgson produced another huge effort, but it wasn't enough as the Force slipped to their seventh straight loss.
Chiefs win ugly against Sharks

Chiefs grind out tough win over Sharks

Super Rugby leaders the Chiefs have held on to beat South African opponents the Sharks in a tense finish.

Rugby still feeling its way: Waratahs CEO

New NSW Rugby boss Andrew Hore says the Waratahs will be doomed if they try to play like a New Zeaalnd side.

Super Reds re-sign Japan Test star Tui

Hendrik Tui will play a third season for the Queensland Reds after extending his Super Rugby contract to the end of 2017.

Reds skipper Slipper calls on bench help

James Slipper wants Queensland's Super Rugby bench players to follow Michael Cheika's Wallaby lead and become 'finishers', not mere reserves.

Rebels coach looking at big Super picture

Melbourne coach Tony McGahan says the Rebels need to think bigger than just taking the Australian conference Super Rugby lead.

Waratahs plot hit-and-run win in SAfrica

The NSW Waratahs are plotting a hit-and-run win over the Stormers in what will be their only home-and-away Super Rugby fixture in Africa in 21 years.

New Super Rugby teams need time: SANZAAR

SANZAAR chief Andy Marinos says Super Rugby's three expansion sides have performed as well as expected this season.

Blues target critical Super Rugby stretch

Coach Tana Umaga believes the Blues aren't out of the Super Rugby play-off equation, but the next five weeks will be make-or-break for their hopes.