Wallabies’ Director of Rugby Scott Johnson has backed the hard-line stance taken by Rugby Australia (RA) over Israel Folau’s controversial social media posts and called for the sport to embrace inclusiveness.
A drive-by shooting outside a nightclub in the Australian city of Melbourne inflicted”horrific injuries” that killed a security guard and wounded three men, police said on Sunday, but there was no suggestion yet that the attack was terror-related.
The Stormers have registered their first and only win on the road on their Australasian tour in four outings by beating the Rebels in a Super Rugby match in Melbourne.
Noami Osaka will play Karolina Pliskova in the semi-finals of the Australian Open.
South Africa’s Raven Klaasen and his New Zealand partner, Michael Venus, were knocked out in the quarter-final of the men’s doubles at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne.