Mar 8, 2014: The Melbourne Rebels were brought crashing back to earth in brutal fashion on Saturday night with a shock 32-7 Super Rugby loss to the Western Force in Perth
Mar 8, 2014: Jake White's Sharks maintained their unbeaten start to the season with a 37-23 victory over the Lions, with Frans Steyn contributing 17 points from the tee. His kicking counterpart Marnitz Boshoff was unable to surmount the hosts' four-try haul, despite a
Mar 7, 2014: Australian Rugby Union officials in recent times have "lacked authority" when negotiating with New Zealand and South Africa, and they need to show "more backbone" when pushing national causes, Greg Growden reports
Super Rugby Round Four Preview with Greg Growden
Mar 6, 2014: Greg Growden and Brittany Mitchell bring you the lowdown on the Super Rugby round four to in form your ESPNfootytips selections
Mar 6, 2014: Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie has a welcome No.8-shape headache given the early form of Scott Higginbotham, Wycliff Palu, Jake Schatz, Ben McCalman and Ben Mowen
Mar 3, 2014: Blowing away a team early is great, but. it would be wonderful if Australian teams went on with the task and really ran up a score, writes Brett McKay
The Greg Growden Medal
Mar 3, 2014: No prizes for guessing Melbourne Rebels and New South Wales Waratahs players feature prominently among the votes this week, but who joins Scott Higginbotham in the latest count
The Growden Report
Mar 3, 2014: Greg Growden writes in praise of old-fashioned fire and brimstone, and a dollop of discipline, after watching impressive Rebels and Waratahs wins in Super Rugby round three
Feb 28, 2014: The Melbourne Rebels delivered on a pre-season of promise as they opened their Super Rugby season with a stunning 35-14 win over the Cheetahs
Feb 28, 2014: The Wallabies may lose their team manager and see reduced tour squads as the Australian Rugby Union continues its dramatic cost cutting, Greg Growden writes
Super Rugby Round Three Preview with Greg Growden
Feb 27, 2014: Greg Growden and Brittany Mitchell bring you the lowdown on the Super Rugby round three fixtures to in form your ESPNfootytips selections
Feb 27, 2014: Tamati Ellison, named among eight first-time Melbourne Rebels players in the squad to host the Cheetahs at The Stockade, says there has been a "big change in the group"
Feb 26, 2014: Australia's rugby administrators were warned four seasons ago that their code was in danger of going broke unless drastic steps were taken, yet they appeared reticent to take harsh measures until 2013
Feb 24, 2014: Brett McKay looks at five talking points from Super Rugby round two, including Robbie Fruaan and the Reds' back-row, plus the bonus point of try-scoring freak Ben Smith
Feb 21, 2014: Melbourne Rebels coach Tony McGahan isn't letting up on the pressure a week before their Super Rugby opening match against the Cheetahs
Feb 21, 2014: James O'Connor won't finalise an in-principle agreement to join Western Force without an important personnel change as he lacks faith in one of the their key off-field staff members, Greg Growden reports
Feb 21, 2014: The Greg Growden Medal recognises Australia's best Super Rugby players with a revolutionary points system that rewards proper performance like no other
Feb 18, 2014: The Crusaders-Chiefs fixture in Christchurch on Friday provides "an early guide to who will be New Zealand king-dog", but what Super Rugby matches are Greg Growden most looking forward to watching this season?
Feb 17, 2014: How did the Super Rugby contenders go in pre-season? Check out our form guide from all the trial matches
Feb 15, 2014: Super Rugby battlers Melbourne Rebels have promised life will be different under Tony McGahan after completing an impressive pre-season clean sweep.