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Eddie Jones: England's Australian coach on The Ashes

England rugby union coach Eddie Jones will lead his side against Samoa at the weekend, but the Australian will also be keeping an eye on The Ashes. But who does he want to win?

Rugby-Australia's Enever handed debut after Coleman fails fitness test

LONDON, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Blake Enever will make his debut for Australia against England at Twickenham on Saturday after lock Adam Coleman failed to recover from a thumb injury, the Australian Rugby Union said on Friday.

Rugby-Australia to host Ireland next year in final June series

MELBOURNE, Oct 18 (Reuters) - The Wallabies will host Ireland in three tests next year, the Australian Rugby Union told reporters on Wednesday, which will mark the final June series before a shake-up of the global rugby calendar.

UPDATE 2-Rugby-Western Force lose appeal to stay in Super Rugby

SYDNEY, Sept 5 (Reuters) - The Western Force have lost their appeal to remain in Super Rugby after being cut from next year's competition by the Australian Rugby Union.

UPDATE 1-Rugby-Billionaire calls for ARU chairman to resign over Force axing

SYDNEY, Aug 30 (Reuters) - Billionaire Andrew Forrest called on Australian Rugby Union Chairman Cameron Clyne to resign on Wednesday over what he described as an unjust decision to axe the Western Force from Super Rugby.

Rugby-Simmons moves to NSW, commits to Wallabies until 2019 World Cup

SYDNEY, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Experienced lock Rob Simmons has moved to the New South Wales Waratahs and committed to the Australian Rugby Union until after the next World Cup in Japan, the ARU said on Thursday.

Rugby-Billionaire calls for ARU chairman to resign over Force axing

SYDNEY, Aug 30 (Reuters) - Billionaire Andrew Forrest called on Australian Rugby Union Chairman Cameron Clyne to resign on Wednesday over what he described as the unjust decision to axe the Western Force from Super Rugby.

Rugby-Billionaire's offer 'too late' to save Force - ARU chief

SYDNEY, Aug 29 (Reuters) - Billionaire Andrew Forrest's offer of a significant investment in Australian rugby came too late to save the Western Force Super Rugby team, Australian Rugby Union chief Bill Pulver said on Tuesday.

Rugby-Force granted leave to appeal against Super Rugby axing

MELBOURNE, Aug 23 (Reuters) - The Supreme Court of New South Wales has granted Western Force leave to appeal against their axing from Super Rugby, the governing Australian Rugby Union (ARU) said on Wednesday.

UPDATE 1-Rugby-Western Force win injunction order against decision to axe team

MELBOURNE, Aug 14 (Reuters) - The Western Force have won an injunction order against the Australian Rugby Union's (ARU) decision to axe the team from Super Rugby, a team spokesman said on Monday.

Western Force to be cut from Super Rugby competition from 2018

The Australian Rugby Union is to drop Western Force from Super Rugby but a legal challenge to the decision is being considered.

Rugby-RugbyWA to fight Western Force axing, ponder legal challenge

SYDNEY, Aug 11 (Reuters) - Rugby Western Australian (RugbyWA) said it would pursue "every possible means", including legal action, to ensure the Western Force remained in Super Rugby despite the Australian Rugby Union's decision to axe the team on Friday.

UPDATE 1-Rugby-Australia axes Western Force from Super Rugby

SYDNEY, Aug 11 (Reuters) - The Australian Rugby Union axed the Perth-based Western Force team from Super Rugby on Friday, ending a long-running saga by announcing they had "resolved to discontinue" the team's tournament licence.

Rugby-Western Force axed from Super Rugby - Australian Rugby Union

SYDNEY, Aug 11 (Reuters) - The Australian Rugby Union have decided to axe the Perth-based Western Force team from Super Rugby.

UPDATE 1-Rugby-Forrest warns ARU of fight to cull Western Force

MELBOURNE, Aug 7 (Reuters) - Billionaire mining magnate Andrew Forrest has warned the Australian Rugby Union that he will be first in line to fight the embattled governing body if it moves to cut Western Force from Super Rugby.

Rugby-Rebels ownership transferred, complicates ARU's cull

MELBOURNE, Aug 6 (Reuters) - The licence to run the Melbourne Rebels Super Rugby team has been transferred to the Victoria Rugby Union from private ownership in a move aimed at making it more difficult for the Australian Rugby Union (ARU) to shut the franchise down.

Rugby-ARU calls on Rebels to clarify ownership status

MELBOURNE, Aug 5 (Reuters) - The Australian Rugby Union (ARU) is seeking clarification from the Melbourne Rebels over its ownership status after being made aware the Super Rugby side's licence had been transferred to the Victoria Rugby Union.

Rugby-Australia's Super Rugby cull heads to arbitration

SYDNEY, July 31 (Reuters) - The Australian Rugby Union's messy and protracted process of axing one of its five Super Rugby teams enters a potentially decisive phase on Monday when the governing body and the Western Force go into arbitration.

Rugby-Australia Super Rugby cull endorsed at ARU meeting

SYDNEY, June 20 (Reuters) - The Australian Rugby Union will forge ahead with plans to cut either the Melbourne Rebels or Western Force from Super Rugby after members endorsed the move at an extraordinary general meeting (EGM) in Sydney on Tuesday.

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