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Curtley Beale has signed for Wasps. Photograph: Getty

Wasps have completed one of the biggest signings in Aviva Premiership history after announcing that Australia star Kurtley Beale has been recruited fo(...)

Australia captain Michael Hooper picked up a black eye  during one of Michael Cheika’s full-on training sessions in Dublin. Photograph:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

New Australia boss Michael Cheika has brought an end to Wallabies stars cosily expecting to command regular selection, according to captain Michael Ho(...)

Kurtley Beale and Quade Cooper will be used as “nice little attacking weapon towards the end of the game”. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Michael Cheika enjoyed his five years living in Dublin; he didn’t enjoy the first five minutes of yesterday’s press conference in Killiney Cas(...)

Kurtley Beale during an Australia training session at Stradbrook in Blackrock on Thursday. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Michael Cheika has vowed not to play “social worker” to controversy-plagued Australia utility back Kurtley Beale. The Wallabies boss pledged Beale wil(...)

Kurtley Beale was fined over €30,000 and suspended for two test games last month for an off the field incident. Photograph: David Davies/PA

Kurtley Beale will join the Australia squad on Sunday ahead of next week’s Test match against Ireland. The controversial full-back has been added to t(...)

Kurtley Beale in action for Australia in their  Rugby Championship match against South Africa  at Newlands  in Cape Town in September. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

Australia will summon Kurtley Beale to their tour of Europe if he proves his fitness after assistant coach Nathan Grey revealed he was left behind for(...)

 Kurtley Beale arrives at the Australian Rugby Union (ARU) headquarters in Sydney for a  code of conduct hearing  following the publication of the offensive text messages which led to team business manager Di Patston resigning. Photograph:   Peter Parks/AFP/Getty Images

Former Australian Rugby Union official Di Patston said she felt “degraded” and considered suicide after being sent an offensive text message by Walla(...)

Wallabies back Kurtley Beale has been suspended pending a probe into “deeply offensive” text messages he allegedly sent earlier this year. Beale was already facing disciplinary charges over a bust-up with Di Patston on a flight from South Africa to Argentina for a Rugby Championship test last week. Photograph: David Gray/Reuters

The Wallabies team official at the centre of the Kurtley Beale row, team business manager Di Patston, has quit her job because of “stress relating to (...)

  Ewen McKenzie: “There are people out there and there’s some sort of campaign to impugn that that’s the situation. I’ve got a professional relationship with her and that’s all.”

Australia coach Ewen McKenzie has denied he was involved in an intimate relationship with a Wallabies team official in an extraordinary news conferenc(...)