Rugby news from Australia:
Super Rugby: Chiefs beat 14-man Blues 41-26 at Hamilton’s FMG Stadium:
BLUES loose forward Steven Luatua has become the first Kiwi victim of World Rugby’s new high tackle laws, receiving a red card as his side were conquered 41-26 by the Chiefs in Super Rugby.
Super Rugby: Queensland Reds told to adapt quickly to new tackle rules after spate of yellow cards:
PENALTY-prone prop Sef Fa’agase will be sent back to tackling school by a Reds team needing to quickly find a cure for yellow fever.
Five things we learnt: The stirring win that proves the Force mean business in 2017:
THE Force finally have something to cheer about after their rousing come from behind win over the Reds in Perth.
Super Rugby: Mixed news for Brumbies with Scott Fardy on the move, while Sam Carter re-signs:
AUSTRALIAN rugby has received some mixed news with Scott Fardy announcing he will move to Ireland at the end of this season while his Wallabies and Brumbies teammate Sam Carter has re-signed for two years.