If the allegations levelled at James O'Connor – attempting to buy cocaine outside a Paris nightclub – are found to be true, the one-time golden boy of Australian rugby has almost certainly spoiled any chance of playing for the Wallabies again.
Reports coming out of France late on Saturday night claim former Queensland Reds and Wallabies back James O'Connor and former All Blacks lock Ali Williams have been placed in custody in Paris following an arrest by plain-clothed police officers who allege the pair were attempting to purchase an illicit substance.
Tom Decent The NSW Waratahs ground their way to victory in their Super Rugby opener, prevailing 19-13 over the Force on a wet night at Allianz Stadium.
Chris Dutton All the talking points from the Brumbies' round-one loss to the Crusaders.
Chris Dutton The Brumbies were defiant for 80 minutes, but they couldn't snatch a win in Christchurch.
Phil Lutton The Queensland centre says it's an achievement just to make it out the other end as legendary strongman Thorn pushes the Reds to new limits in the weights room.
Stephen Samuelson Follow full live coverage as the Waratahs get their season underway against the Western Force on a wet track in Sydney.
Chris Dutton All the action as the Brumbies clash with the Crusaders at AMI Stadium in Christchurch.
Georgina Robinson There is uncertainty over the Shute Shield's future on free-to-air television, but the Sydney Rugby Union says it will find the money in time for kick-off on April 1.
Georgina Robinson Eastwood rugby club is on the verge of a game-changing land sale. Its administration is determined to make sure the proceeds are not frittered away.
This weekend, the RSPCA will launch its Clear the Shelter campaign.