The All Blacks-Springboks rivalry will turn 100 on Saturday but the edges of the friendly conflict remain as sharp as ever, former All Black Duncan Robertson says.
Waitaki Boys’ High School first five Tyree Manaia prepares to punt during yesterday’s First XV interschool against Timaru Boys’ High School.
A century of titanic tussles — and nearly a century of games between the two greatest rivals in world rugby. Ahead of the 100th test between the All Blacks and the Springboks in (sigh) Townsville...
Terry Davies admits he will have a little knot in the pit his stomach when he watches the All Blacks play a landmark test against the Springboks in, of all places, Townsville this weekend.
The Otago Spirit’s stint in the top tier of the Farah Palmer Cup looks set to come to an end following a 31-3 loss to Bay of Plenty in Mount Maunganui on Saturday afternoon.
A resurgent Australia upset South Africa for the second time in a week, storming to an impressive bonus-point 30-17 victory in Brisbane on Saturday to help strip the world champions of their number...
The Heartland Championship begins this weekend, and North Otago will be eager to get up to speed quickly and defend the Meads Cup. Sports editor Hayden Meikle identifies five keys for the Old Golds.
Otago should make the most of the next two weekends off because the rest of the season schedule could look pretty frantic.
The All Blacks have made mass changes to the starting side to face the Pumas in their rematch on Saturday night.
The North Otago RFU recently enlisted the public to name a Greatest XV. Sports editor Hayden Meikle was an interested observer and, naturally, decided he could name a slightly better team.
The family of a woman beaten up by an All Black have said they hope the rugby player who bashed her can use his influence to steer others from similar violence.