James O'Connor

Aviva Premiership: London Irish full-back James O'Connor agrees to join Toulon
Thursday 6th February 11:46

London Irish utility back James O'Connor has agreed to join Toulon at the end of the season on a one-year deal.

London Irish set to unveil Australia star James O'Connor
Monday 28th October 11:34

Aviva Premiership outfit London Irish look set to announce the signing of Australia star James O'Connor.

Australia utility back James O'Connor confirms decision to move to Europe
Wednesday 23rd October 05:27

Australia international James O'Connor is poised to move to Europe in a bid to kick-start his troubled career.

Ewen McKenzie happy to help James O'Connor 'improve as a person'
Monday 14th October 09:10

Coach of Australia's national side Ewen McKenzie has said he is keen to help James O'Connor 'become a better person'.

Australian Rugby Union release James O'Connor from contract
Thursday 3rd October 05:17

James O'Connor's playing career has been left in limbo after he was released from the final year of his contract with the Australian Rugby Union.

James Horwill supports decision to axe James O'Connor from Australia squad
Saturday 21st September 08:48

Australia captain James Horwill says dropping James O'Connor from the squad midway through the Rugby Championship is the right decision for the team.

James O'Connor has been suspended by Australia for off-field behaviour issues
Friday 20th September 09:26

Australia back James O'Connor has been suspended from the team for an indefinite period after he was allegedly prevented from getting onto a plane because he was drunk.

Robbie Deans backs Australia fly-half James O'Connor to come good
Thursday 27th June 08:06

Australia coach Robbie Deans is backing James O'Connor to come good in Saturday's second Test against the British and Irish Lions.

James O'Connor retains the Australia No 10 jersey for second Lions Test
Thursday 27th June 01:11

Australia coach Robbie Deans has kept faith in under-fire fly-half James O'Connor for the second Test against the British and Irish Lions in Melbourne.

James O'Connor unwilling to give up the Australia No 10 jersey
Tuesday 25th June 05:58

James O'Connor is hoping for "another crack" at playing in the No 10 jersey despite a disappointing performance against the British and Irish Lions in Brisbane.

British and Irish Lions: Robbie Deans ready for Brisbane Test
Thursday 20th June 08:12

Australia coach Robbie Deans insists his side will be "hit the ground running" against the British and Irish Lions on Saturday.

British and Irish Lions tour: Australia name James O'Connor at fly-half for first Test
Wednesday 19th June 21:48

Australia have named James O'Connor at fly-half for Saturday's opening Test against the British and Irish Lions at Suncorp Stadium with Kurtley Beale included on the bench.

Australia's James O'Connor looking forward to taking on British and Irish Lions
Tuesday 4th June 11:47

Australia fly-half James O'Connor is relishing the chance to face the British and Irish Lions, with the first Test fast approaching on June 22.

James O'Connor in line to start at fly-half against the British and Irish Lions
Monday 20th May 07:16

Australia coach Robbie Deans has hinted that James O'Connor is set to be handed the No 10 shirt to take on the British and Irish Lions.

James O'Connor hoping to emerge as Australia's first-choice No 10
Monday 15th April 09:13

James O'Conner is targeting the Australia No 10 jersey ahead of this summer's Tests against the British and Irish Lions.

O'Connor eyes midfield role
Monday 24th October 08:35

Australia's James O'Connor is looking to switch to inside centre in the absence of injured fly-half Quade Cooper.

Cooper not worried by opinions
Thursday 15th September 15:12

Australia fly-half Quade Cooper is taking no notice of how he is being portrayed by the media in neighbouring New Zealand.

O'Connor sorry for no-show
Sunday 21st August 09:24

James O'Connor apologised on Sunday after he missed last week's Australia World Cup squad announcement.

Rebels confirm O'Connor
Saturday 18th June 20:43

The Rebels have confirmed they have won the race to sign highly-rated Australia back James O'Connor.

O'Connor tipped for Brumbies
Thursday 16th June 06:34

Force coach Richard Graham believes the Brumbies are in pole position to sign James O'Connor.

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