Rugby

Rugby: Sopoaga's form puts him in World Cup mix

Rugby: Sopoaga's form puts him in World Cup mix

A dodgy knee may have catapulted Highlanders first five-eighth Lima Sopoaga into contention for the black jersey.

Rugby: Win sparks extra interest in reunion

Rugby: Win sparks extra interest in reunion

It is amazing what a win will do.

Otago union reviewing office space

The Otago Rugby Football Union is reviewing its office layout but any developments or possible shift could be years away and nothing has been set in stone.

Rugby: Crusaders issue apology to fans

Rugby: Crusaders issue apology to fans

The Crusaders are apologising to their supporters for their lacklustre form in Super Rugby.

Rugby: ABs selector eyes Sopoaga

Rugby: ABs selector eyes Sopoaga

Highlanders first-five Lima Sopoaga has firmly entered the minds of the All Blacks brains trust in Rugby World Cup year.

Rugby: Coach banned over abuse

A prominent North Otago club coach has been banned for six weeks for verbal abuse of a referee.

Rugby: Caution needed with head injuries

Rugby: Caution needed with head injuries

Former Highlanders doctor Hamish Osborne believes professional rugby needs to follow the lead of amateur rugby and err on the side of caution when it comes to head injuries.

Rugby: Cruden set to miss World Cup

Rugby: Cruden set to miss World Cup

Aaron Cruden will almost certainly miss the Rugby World Cup after rupturing the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee.

Rugby: Cruden's Cup hopes rest on scan

Rugby: Cruden's Cup hopes rest on scan

Aaron Cruden's hopes of playing in the Rugby World Cup could rest on a scan later this afternoon.

Rugby: Blues may rest Kaino for Crusaders clash

Rugby: Blues may rest Kaino for Crusaders clash

Blues coach John Kirwan believes his team are still in with a slim chance of making the play-offs but is considering resting his captain Jerome Kaino from the must-win match against the Crusaders.

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