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Western Force Super Rugby licence discontinued by ARU

Decision to axe Force based on financial considerations, says ARUClub vows to fight decision on what ARU calls ‘sad day for rugby’

The Western Force, backed by RugbyWA, will fight for their survival by “pursuing every possible means” after the Super Rugby club lost their arbitration hearing against the Australian Rugby Union, which immediately pledged to axe the team as the competition reverts to 15 teams next season.

Related: Rebels confirm transfer of Super Rugby licence to complicate ARU cull

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