The Sunwolves involvement in Super Rugby is over after the Tokyo-based team's bid to play in a domestic tournament in Australia fell through due to Covid-19.
Rugby writer Steve Hepburn combs through some analysis to see why a game based on continuity is becoming more about standing around.
The Otago Premier Schools competition is set to start on June 20 but there should be less travel for most school players.
Orange cards, 15-minute sin bins and free kicks instead of scrums — thankfully — are not going to be sighted on a field in New Zealand any time soon.
Community rugby has different starting dates throughout the South and an innovative scheme should also lead to more officials in the middle in Dunedin.
The Highlanders worked up a full head of steam during a chilly training session at Logan Park yesterday morning.
Highlanders midfield back Teihorangi Walden used his lockdown time wisely — he completed an eight-year journey.
The Western Force will return to Super Rugby in 2020 for the "good of the sport" but billionaire owner Andrew Forrest wants to see a reinvention of the code before committing to any long-term...
New Zealand Rugby won't be following a proposal from World Rugby's medical committee to ban scrum resets, team huddles and upright tackles.
Former Crusaders and All Blacks tighthead prop Ben Franks has joined the coaching staff at Welsh rugby club Scarlets.
You cannot win the game on the training field. But it seems former All Black Nehe Milner-Skudder has already had a positive influence just by showing up.
Southland is one of four provincial unions that may be forced to pull out of this year's Mitre 10 Cup competition, while Otago is also understood to be "on the fence".