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22 January 2018 3:34 AM Jono Lance signs with Queensland Reds after Melbourne Rebels release

Two-time Super Rugby champion Jono Lance has signed with the Queensland Reds for the 2018 season, after being released by the Melbourne Rebels. Ex-Reds five-eighth Lance won a Super Rugby title with Queensland in 2011 and also enjoyed premiership success with NSW Waratahs in 2014. It's a boost for the Reds backline after ex-Wallabies five-eighth Quade 10

11 January 2018 12:58 AM ACT Brumbies recruit Matt Lucas comes from one of Australia's best rugby families

Tom has captained the Australian sevens side and was only denied an Olympic berth after rupturing his anterior cruciate ligament last year. He has since recovered and is preparing for the Commonwealth Games in April. Ben won a Super Rugby title with the Queensland Reds before joining Montpellier and now plies his trade in Japan, while Isaac is on the books 10

11 December 2017 6:10 AM Quade Cooper not finished at Queensland Reds yet, says Andrew Slack

Former Wallabies captain Andrew Slack says it's too soon to write Quade Cooper off and believes the enigmatic playmaker remains capable of playing Test rugby again. New Queensland coach Brad Thorn has sent Cooper back to Brisbane club rugby, seemingly intent on developing the Reds' next generation of five-eighths, headed by under-20s World Cup standout 72

3 December 2017 8:48 AM W-League: Adelaide hit back to claim a draw against dominant Melbourne City

Melbourne Matildas's wing back Steph Catley tested Willacy in the second minute with a shot that the Adelaide goalkeeper palmed round the post, and shortly after Alanna Kennedy threatened from a Kyah Simon corner. City almost made the breakthrough when Simon's effort beat the goalkeeper but was headed off the line by Adelaide's Emma Checker. But the inevitable 60

3 December 2017 2:20 AM Former Wallaby Quade Cooper dumped by new Reds coach

Former Australia flyhalf Quade Cooper's tenure with the Queensland Reds appears to be over after new coach Brad Thorn told him he was not part of the team's plans for the next Super Rugby season. The 29-year-old Cooper, who was also dumped by the Wallabies earlier this year, returned to Brisbane after just one season in Europe in 2015 and was contracted 59 1

1 December 2017 12:53 PM Bobo punishes hosts' wastefulness as Sydney FC beat Adelaide United in A-League

A-League champions Sydney FC have floored Adelaide United 1-0, with Brazilian striker Bobo scoring with a classic counterpunch. The Sky Blues stretched their lead atop the table to five points before the weekend games with their away win at Coopers Stadium on Friday night. Bobo's 45th-minute goal came against the tide as Adelaide controlled territory 53

28 October 2017 9:26 PM Quade Cooper shows his class as Wallabies edge Barbarians in thriller

WHEN 35-year-old Cliffy Palu nailed a rivet into the chest of 21-year-old Jordan Uelese early in the game, we learned the Barbarians weren’t at Allianz Stadium to muck around. When Taniela Tupou scored under the posts with an up-the-jumper try was soon after, we learned that the sneaky move created by Daryl Halbrecht in 1975 can still thrill the crowd 158

8 October 2017 4:36 AM Wellington Phoenix v Adelaide United, A-League Round 1: Debutants Vidosic, Absalonsen score in 1-1 draw

WELLINGTON Phoenix and Adelaide United’s first A-League game of the season ended in a 1-1 draw after early goals to two superstars on their debuts. Dario Vidosic made a dream start to his first Phoenix A-League game when the former Socceroo scored a header past Paul Izzo after five minutes. However, new Reds import Johan Absalonsen matched Vidosic’s 32

5 October 2017 8:07 AM Brad Thorn replaces sacked Nick Stiles as Queensland Reds coach

Brad Thorn has been confirmed as the new coach of Super Rugby club Queensland, replacing the sacked Nick Stiles. Rumours had swirled for weeks that Stiles would be shown the door after reported run-ins with fellow coaches and key Queensland Rugby Union administrators. Chief executive Richard Barker said the QRU decided it was time for a change in culture 18

21 September 2017 8:28 AM Melbourne Rebels claim early home games, tough finale for Super Rugby 2018 draw

Melbourne Rebels won't face any dreaded New Zealand sides until round seven in next year's Super Rugby fixture. The draw for the 2018 season was released on Thursday with the Rebels opening the Australian conference campaign hosting Queensland Reds at AAMI Park on February 23 in the first of seven Friday night home games. This year the Rebels faced four New Zealand 37 1