Australia have launched bids to host the men's Rugby World Cup in 2027 and the women's event in 2021, Rugby Australia has confirmed.
The Otago Boys’ High School first XV is back in the premier schools grade next year and first XV games could head to Queenstown.
The All Blacks will face South Africa next year at a ground they haven't lost at since 1970.
Kiwi administrator Raelene Castle has been announced as the new chief executive for Rugby Australia, taking over from Bill Pulver.
Caversham and Pirates will meet in the clubrooms afterwards but whether there are football posts at Hancock Park is still up in the air.
King's High School pupils meet former All Black and Highlander Adam Thomson after a Japan Top League match earlier this month.
Former Samoa coach Alama Ieremia has been tasked with attempting to turn around the fortunes of New Zealand's largest provincial rugby union, Auckland, signing a three-year contract today.
The All Blacks Sevens side have won their first title in 21 months after defeating Argentina 38-14 in the Cape Town Sevens today.
It was a case of last man standing for the Otago men’s team at the regional sevens tournament in Timaru on Saturday.
Hayden Parker just wants to get back on the field and may have headed overseas regardless of the injuries that have plagued his career.
It will be a new-look Otago side which journeys to Timaru today for the regional tournament.
The Otago women’s sevens side has some new faces as the game continues to grow both on and off the field.
The Highlanders have drawn a tough pool in the Brisbane Tens tournament.
Ben Smith, the All Blacks fullback who is supposed to be on sabbatical, is training with the Highlanders and posting personal best scores on the field and gym.
Fiji sevens coach Gareth Baber says a cruel hoax about him being killed in a New Zealand car crash is 'sickening' and 'horrible'.
All Blacks veteran Jerome Kaino has been linked with a move to French side Toulon, according to a French publication.
Quade Cooper's tenure with the Reds appears to be over after new coach Brad Thorn told him he was not part of the team's plans for next season.
Hadleigh Parkes scored twice on his test debut for Wales as they held off South Africa to emerge 24-22 victors in Cardiff on Saturday.
The team has assembled, and every team of course needs a uniform.
New Zealand-born centre Hadleigh Parkes will debut for Wales against South Africa on Sunday in Cardiff.