Tag: Western Force

Arthur ready to pack down with Force

TweetThe former coach of the Australian cricket team, Mickey Arthur, is in talks to join Perth-based Super Rugby franchise the Western Force. Date August 28, 2013 Georgina Robinson Rugby Reporter Talks: Mickey Arthur. Photo: Getty Images Arthur is understood to have spent the past couple of months in discussions with Force chief executive Mark Sinderberry about…

Foley joins Force

TweetRugbyWA has appointed former NSW Waratahs mentor Michael Foley to head the Emirates Western Force coaching staff for the 2013 FxPro Super Rugby season.

Force signs Sias

TweetThe Emirates Western Force recruitment drive for the 2013 season is in full swing with the signing of Cheetahs flyhalf Sias Ebersohn to the squad on a two year deal as the club’s foreign developing player.

Force names strong team for Brumbies

TweetThe Emirates Western Force will unleash eight internationals in their run-on side as well as nine potential club debutants across the match day 22 when they head to Canberra for a Friday night clash against the Brumbies in the opening round of the 2012 FxPro Super Rugby season.

Force 24, Crusaders 16

TweetThe Western Force might have been in existence for only five years, but their history with the Crusaders has been full of drama. They’ve twice battled to 23-23 draws with the seven-time Super Rugby champion Canterbury team, but slipped to a crushing 53-0 defeat in between.

Blues 38, Force 17

TweetThe Force are out of the running for a semifinal spot but their team performance has improved markedly in recent weeks and with some of their top players having returned from injury, they could ruin the Blues goal of a playoff place – since the Blues need to win every game they have left, preferably…