The University of Canberra Brumbies have named an unchanged starting XV to take on the Waratahs this Saturday night at GIO Stadium in what shapes as the club’s toughest assignment of 2014.
Tonga A has left Canberra with a victory after downing the ACT XV 29-20 during the third week of the Pacific Rugby Cup, Sunday.
The University of Canberra Brumbies have claimed a bonus point, 29-21 win over the Hurricanes in Wellington to reaffirm themselves as genuine contenders in the 2014 Super Rugby tournament.
Coming off the bench to face the Hurricanes back in 2008, a wide-eyed teenager named Matt Toomua had been earmarked early to make a big impression at Super Rugby level.
The University of Canberra Brumbies have named their team to face the Hurricanes on Friday night with a re-shuffle of the back-row and Andrew Smith at inside-centre the selection highlights.
Ahead of their historic tour of Ireland, Royals rugby players have enjoyed dinner and drinks at the Irish Embassy in Canberra on Wednesday hosted by Irish Ambassador, Noel White.
More than 200 students from the ACT have competed in the College Sevens at the University of Canberra on Wednesday, with the top two boys and girls teams set to advance to the next stage.
David Pocock will miss the rest of the 2014 Super Rugby season after undergoing a full reconstruction on his left knee, Wednesday night.
The ACT’s Women’s Sevens side will fight to keep its championship title this weekend when the national tournament heads to the AIS.
The ACT Under 20s are celebrating after eight players were selected for the Combined States team to contest the Australian Championships here in Canberra later this month.