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12 June 2018 2:01 AM The ACT Brumbies draw for 2019 has been revealed

The ACT Brumbies will play five games under Friday night lights in 2019 and one afternoon fixture in Canberra, while the June break has been scrapped to accommodate the Rugby World Cup. Super Rugby organisers have announced the 2019 draw and the Brumbies will open their season against the Melbourne Rebels at Canberra Stadium on February 15. The Brumbies 10

2 June 2018 9:34 AM Gungahlin Eagles have five players carded in 25-24 loss to Uni-Norths

Inside centre Mitch Connolly was incredulous over the call and made his thoughts known with some colourful language that earned him an early shower. Gungahlin coach Dan Atkins labelled the game an embarrassment and said he felt sorry for the spectators. "I’m just lost for words, it’s unbelievable. I'm just disappointed and feel embarrassed to the players 11

1 June 2018 9:26 AM Brumbies and university of Canberra sign 30-year alliance agreement

The terms have since been adjusted for both parties, who will co-exist on campus and share resources until at least 2043. "It's been a very rich relationship for us ... this is just a concrete step," Saini said. "I wouldn't be signing [the agreement] if I wasn't optimistic [about the Brumbies future]. I've been optimistic from day one when I arrived 2

18 May 2018 10:21 AM Tributes flow for Keith Hawke: a true Canberra rugby and Royals legend

"He was our patron and he was always there. He never missed a game. He was only crook for a week, but his family said they knew he was really crook when he said he couldn't go to the footy. A week later he died. "He will be greatly missed but his memory will live on as long as there is Royals rugby." Hawke stood on the sideline for almost every match 26

14 May 2018 6:06 AM Canberra crowds disappear as Brumbies crash to frustrating loss

The Brumbies are in danger of recording their worst average crowd figures in 20 years. "It's really sad to be honest, as a rugby union person," said Brumbies coach Dan McKellar. "It was obviously a cold, damp evening. Everyone in this room and here tonight wants the game to be thriving. The reality is at the moment it isn't. "Our form is playing a part of that and I've got to front 20

11 May 2018 9:59 AM Lonergan ready for World Cup redemption after concussion headache

The Australian under-20s gave Ryan Lonergan headaches in more ways than one last year. The promising ACT Brumbies prospect had his World Cup hopes shattered when he was concussed twice in two months, forcing him to watch from the couch as the junior Wallabies played on the international stage. Canberra players Isaiah Latu, Len Ikitau, Ryan Lonergan 16

3 May 2018 6:33 AM Forgotten Canberra junior on verge of top USA rugby prize

"Short-term I really want to give this professional comp a go," Feakes said. "I want to be a part of something new and exciting. The US has been referred to a lot as a sleeping giant of world rugby and I believe that’s true. So I want to be a part of growing the game here and waking that sleeping giant up so to speak." The Rudy Scholz award was started 22

20 April 2018 11:41 AM Anna Korovata rises to be Australia's first female rugby club captain

Korovata was surprised when she was announced as the Owls' co-captain alongside first-grade prop Max Bode at a pre-season event earlier this year. It's believed Korovata is the first female player in Australia to be given the club captaincy job of both men's and women's teams. But her rise really shouldn't have been a surprise. Korovata's love of rugby 39

20 April 2018 9:30 AM WPL: Tuggeranong family affair as Mal Dainsley coaches three daughters

The man who worked his way up from greenkeeper to his "dream job" as the Brumbies team manager could oversee another dream in a different code on Saturday. Mal Daisley has coached his three daughters Rhiannon, Sarah and Chloe at Tuggeranong United over the past 15 years and this week the sisters could make their first-team debut as a trio. Mal was the Brumbies 34

7 April 2018 11:52 AM ACT Brumbies lose last Super W game against Western Force, but future is bright

But that's where the good news ended, with Courtney Hodder, Zakiya Kereopa, Zion Tairuma and Caitlyn Edwards all scoring for the Force to put the result beyond doubt. Milward got a consolation try late as the Brumbies battled hard to make sure they finished the year on a high. Brumbies teenager Skye Chruchill was concussed late in the game and had to be stretchered 28