Zero Scrum https://www.zeroscrum.com All the latest rugby union news and rumours! Tue, 20 Aug 2019 06:36:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.2 Wallabies wet and sorry but not without hope https://www.zeroscrum.com/wallabies-wet-and-sorry-but-not-without-hope-4266/ https://www.zeroscrum.com/wallabies-wet-and-sorry-but-not-without-hope-4266/#respond Tue, 20 Aug 2019 06:36:23 +0000 https://www.zeroscrum.com/?p=4266 Going into game two of the Bledisloe Cup at Eden Park, there was reason for Australian hope. A euphoric win at the shining temple of sports that is Optus stadium. An All Black backline that seemed to be ignoring its best-attacking option in Beauden Barrett by sticking him at full-back instead of his natural fly-half […]

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Wallabies name side for Argentina clash https://www.zeroscrum.com/wallabies-name-side-for-argentina-clash-4061/ Thu, 25 Jul 2019 00:23:04 +0000 https://www.zeroscrum.com/?p=4061 The Wallabies' side for Saturday night has been named!

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Successful rugby championship can change it all for the Wallabies https://www.zeroscrum.com/successful-rugby-championship-can-change-it-all-for-the-wallabies-3933/ Fri, 12 Jul 2019 05:46:00 +0000 https://www.zeroscrum.com/?p=3933 At this moment in time, no one is really giving the Wallabies any sort of chance in Japan for the upcoming World Cup and to be quite honest, who can blame them? Australia have been less than impressive over the last 12 months and suffered a catastrophic end-of-season tour where they lost three out of their […]

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2019 Super Rugby contenders https://www.zeroscrum.com/2019-super-rugby-contenders-3561/ Fri, 21 Jun 2019 05:34:35 +0000 https://www.zeroscrum.com/?p=3561 Crusaders At $1.55 to win it all, the Crusaders might as well already be champions again – right? In search of a three-peat, the 2017/2018 back-to-back winners have been unstoppable in 2019. Topping the overall Super Rugby standings with a record of 11 wins, three draws and two losses, the New Zealanders boasted a whopping […]

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Three replacements for Israel Folau as Australia’s fullback https://www.zeroscrum.com/three-replacements-for-israel-folau-as-australias-fullback-2929/ Wed, 17 Apr 2019 00:25:38 +0000 https://www.zeroscrum.com/?p=2929 Problems just seem to keep mounting up for Michael Cheika, but the latest headache for Australia’s rugby union head coach is an issue off the field that could have a major impact on it. Wallabies fullback Israel Folau has seriously jeopardised and looks to have ended his international future by again making controversial comments on social media. Rugby […]

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Bad Year Sees Wallabies Out to Big Price for Rugby World Cup https://www.zeroscrum.com/bad-year-sees-wallabies-out-to-big-price-for-rugby-world-cup-1572/ Sun, 16 Dec 2018 23:32:53 +0000 https://www.zeroscrum.com/?p=1572 Australia’s national rugby union side has not had the best of campaigns in 2018. The Wallabies enter a Rugby World Cup year off the back of nine defeats in their last dozen tests. That leaves the impression head coach Michael Cheika has it all to do if the Aussies are to repeat their run to the tournament […]

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Michael Cheika: The Stats Behind His 50 Tests in Charge of Wallabies So Far https://www.zeroscrum.com/michael-cheika-the-stats-behind-his-50-tests-in-charge-of-wallabies-so-far-1196/ Wed, 12 Sep 2018 00:00:08 +0000 https://www.zeroscrum.com/?p=1196 Michael Cheika racked up his 50th game as Australia’s national rugby union head coach with defeat to bitter rivals New Zealand in their fortress, Eden Park. The Wallabies have never beaten the All Blacks outside of Australia under their current boss, winning just two of 11 encounters with Cheika at the helm. Their nine defeats […]

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Reds star Quade Cooper praised for professionalism https://www.zeroscrum.com/reds-star-quade-cooper-praised-for-professionalism-1118/ Fri, 13 Jul 2018 06:16:01 +0000 https://www.zeroscrum.com/?p=1118 Cooper has committed to playing rugby in Queensland.

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Can Australia Win The 2019 Rugby World Cup? https://www.zeroscrum.com/can-australia-win-the-2019-rugby-world-cup-1086/ Thu, 21 Jun 2018 01:11:49 +0000 https://www.zeroscrum.com/?p=1086 With just over a year until the 2019 World Cup gets underway, the strongest rugby union nations in the business are starting to build momentum ahead of the sport’s showpiece competition. Australia, beaten finalists back in 2015, will be quietly confident of going one better next year and it would be foolish to write Michael […]

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Wallabies coach seeking “swagger” from his team https://www.zeroscrum.com/wallabies-coach-seeking-swagger-from-his-team-1070/ Tue, 22 May 2018 06:50:50 +0000 https://www.zeroscrum.com/?p=1070 Michael Cheika wants to see a more confident Wallabies outfit when they run out to face Ireland in June.

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