Rugby

Video: Seeking the speediest club rugby player in the South

Video: Seeking the speediest club rugby player in the South

ODT rugby columnist Paul Dwyer talks to Highlanders commercial manager Mike Kerr and Southern prop Warren Moffat about the ODT Express Competition, a $10,000 search for the speediest club rugby player south of the Waitaki.

Rugby: Hammett keeps the faith

Hurricanes coach Mark Hammett has largely kept the status quo with his Hurricanes line-up for Friday's game against the Blues at Westpac Stadium in Wellington.

Rugby: Retallick's return on the cards

Rugby: Retallick's return on the cards

The Chiefs look set to receive a big boost in the form of Brodie Retallick for the latest chapter in New Zealand rugby's best rivalry.

Rugby: All Blacks go extra hundred miles

Rugby: All Blacks go extra hundred miles

We often complain in our industry that the All Blacks' tightly managed media sessions leave little room for the players to show their personality. Thank heavens then for social media.

Rugby: Contrasting routes to showdown

Rugby: Contrasting routes to showdown

The Chiefs are the most lethal try-scoring side in the Super 15 and near the best with their defensive line, while the Crusaders are average in both categories.

Rugby: Weepu wept after stroke diagnosis

Rugby: Weepu wept after stroke diagnosis

All Blacks scrumhalf Piri Weepu was reduced to tears after discovering he had suffered a minor stroke while playing for the Auckland Blues earlier this year.

Rugby: Blues welcome the cavalry

Rugby: Blues welcome the cavalry

The Blues are welcoming back their reinforcements, and not before time.

Rugby: Thorn out for rest of season

Rugby: Thorn out for rest of season

Highlanders and former All Black lock Brad Thorn may have played his last game of rugby in New Zealand.

Rugby: Hurricanes eye move up ladder

Rugby: Hurricanes eye move up ladder

It's time for the Hurricanes to make a move up the Super Rugby ladder.

Rugby: Highlanders lose Thorn for the season

Rugby: Highlanders lose Thorn for the season

Highlanders lock Brad Thorn will not play for the team again this season.

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