After 10 weeks, 20 round games and a preliminary final, it's come down to the finale. Australia's two best teams, the Queensland Reds and the Brumbies, face-off for Super Rugby AU glory.
It all comes down to this weekend, who'll come be crowned Super Rugby AU and Super Rugby Aotearoa champions? Stay across the latest team news here.
Having been a focal point of Saracens' success, Will Skelton has now helped carry La Rochelle to a first European final. It would not be without its challenges, but it's time the Wallabies activate the updated Giteau Law and put him back into Test rugby.
Assistant Kevin Foote will step up as Melbourne's interim head coach following Dave Wessels' resignation from the Super Rugby post.
Western Force winger Toni Pulu has been banned for three games for his clumsy tackle during the Super Rugby AU qualifying final against the Brumbies.
Brumbies back-rower Rob Valetini has re-signed with the club and the Wallabies until the end of 2023, keeping him in Australia until the Rugby World Cup in France
The Brumbies have booked their place in another Super Rugby AU title decider with a tense and drama-charged 21-9 qualifying final triumph over the Western Force in Canberra.
The Wallabies' July Test series now appears certain to proceed, albeit with a change of schedule that will see the two teams play three matches inside 11 days.
Rugby Australia has recorded a net deficit of $27.1 million for 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with the governing body losing so much money it even considered reverting to amateur status.
Wallabies center Hunter Paisami will miss Queensland Reds' Super Rugby AU final on May 8 due to a facial fracture that could sideline him for around a month, the team said on Thursday.
They're the numbers that should both please and concern Rugby Australia, but also deliver a message to World Rugby administrators that one of supporters' biggest gripes with the game can be addressed.
After suffering a brutal concussion almost 20 years ago, former dual-code international Timana Tahu has been on a journey to revolutionise rugby league's tackling technique to make the game safer, Brittany Mitchell writes.
Wales will look to end a 68-year winless run against New Zealand when they host the All Blacks as part of their autumn internationals this year, the Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) said on Monday.
Rugby Australia has declared the regular season of Super Rugby AU a runaway success, revealing its domestic television numbers are up "an average 144 percent" on last year's tournament.
The Western Force are daring to dream of snaring the Super Rugby AU crown after securing a landmark finals appearance in the most dramatic circumstances.
The Western Force have qualified for the Super Rugby AU finals for the first time in their 16-year history after a Jordan Olowofela hat-trick inspired them to a stunning 30-27 victory over the Queensland Reds at HBF Park.
Damian McKenzie kicked a penalty after the full time hooter to give the Waikato Chiefs a 26-24 victory over the Wellington Hurricanes in Hamilton on Friday and keep them on course for a spot in the Super Rugby Aotearoa final.
Brave Blossoms coach Jamie Joseph has offered an alarming insight into why the increasing player drain to Japan is becoming a huge headache for Australian rugby.
On the precipice of Western Force history, the team of 2021 are determined to write their own chapter in the club's unique history book after years of heartbreak in the west, writes Brittany Mitchell.
It will be 12 months to the day on Friday since Raelene Castle exited Australian rugby. The code has managed to secure its future since then, but huge decisions loom on the horizon for the current administrators, particularly in regards to Super Rugby.
Promising Melbourne Rebels lock Trevor Hosea won't play again unless his team make the Super Rugby AU grand final after he was handed a two-match ban.
An intense final round of Super Rugby AU awaits this weekend, particularly with the Waratahs at last showing signs of life following the sacking of Rob Penney. Meanwhile in New Zealand, the captain's challenge continues to befuddle.
The Western Force's finals hopes are still alive after Argentinian flyhalf Domingo Miotti nailed a penalty after the final siren to lift his side to a 31-30 victory over the NSW Waratahs.
Damian McKenzie kicked the winning penalty for the second week running as the Waikato Chiefs kept their final hopes alive with a 26-25 Super Rugby Aotearoa victory over the Canterbury Crusaders.
The Otago Highlanders held on for a 35-29 win over the Auckland Blues in Dunedin on Friday to keep alive their Super Rugby Aotearoa title hopes after the visitors finished with 14 men because of a late red card.
- AUS2ndTries Scored 1st South Africa : 11 Tries ScoredSA1st911
- AUS2ndPoints Difference 1st South Africa : 51 Points DifferenceSA1st951