Ireland coach Joe Schmidt has received another tick of approval as the rumours continue to mount that he could be the next All Blacks coach.
Conrad Smith is eyeing up an advocate role for players when he retires from rugby in May.
The All Blacks are the 17th most dominant team in the past 20 years according to a list compiled by ESPN The Magazine.
Former All Blacks flanker Dylan Mika has died from a suspected heart attack.
The All Blacks have a new threat to ending their eight year run at the top of the World Rugby rankings.
Jerome Kaino has confirmed he will leave New Zealand Rugby at the end of this Super Rugby season.
All Blacks and Crusaders prop Wyatt Crockett has announced his retirement from international rugby.
Sonny Bill Williams has shut down speculation he could make an NRL return this year, saying he's targeting a third consecutive World Cup triumph with the All Blacks next year.
New Zealand's leading players are set to be put through carnage over the next 40 weeks.
The All Blacks could play the Springboks in a one-off test in 2020 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, a South African newspaper has claimed.
Unless major injuries strike, the curtain appears to have come down on Lima Sopoaga's test career.
The Crusaders will put out plenty of firepower for their game against the Highlanders in Waimumu tomorrow.
The doctor who treated sick All Blacks before the 1995 World Cup final in South Africa has opened up about his experiences with the 'violently sick party' in Johannesburg.
Former All Black and Otago forward Gary Seear has died.
The dispute between the Warriors and New Zealand Rugby over the services of highly rated teenager Etene Nanai-Seturo is headed for mediation.
All Blacks and Crusaders winger Seta Tamanivalu has signed a deal with French club Bordeaux and will join the team at the end of the season.
Former Highlanders and All Black loose forward Adam Thomson is up walking and will be heading back to New Zealand to recover from a nasty infection which had left him in excruciating pain.
A move by Highlanders playmaker Lima Sopoaga to take up a lucrative contract with English club Wasps has starkly highlighted the growing commercial power of northern hemisphere rugby.
Former All Blacks coach Wayne Smith has revealed that he was diagnosed with prostate cancer last year.
Former All Blacks, Highlanders and Otago loose forward Adam Thomson has regained mobility and is expected to make a full recovery from the illness that has kept him hospitalised for more than a week.