There's some hidden signals within the prevailing mood of the All Blacks that they expect to encounter a genuinely rather than superficially physical Wallabies team on Saturday – which hasn't...
In a world of uncertainties the All Blacks probably feel one thing almost guaranteed not to happen in the opening Bledisloe test is for there to be any hint of panic in their midfield.
Ben Fotheringham is more excited than most about the prospect of running on to Rugby Park in Invercargill on Sunday with the Southland Stags.
Utility back Reece Hodge will fill the Wallabies' troublesome centre position for Saturday's Rugby Championship clash with the All Blacks in Sydney.
Highlanders flyer Waisake Naholo will start on the wing for the All Blacks against Australia, but the big news is the selection of rising backline star Jack Goodhue at centre.
After years of playing catch up, Australia's rugby stars are now just as skilful as the All Blacks, a former ABs skills coach says.
England first five-eighth Danny Cipriani has been arrested and charged by police over assaulting a police officer at a nightclub in Jersey.
As a likely 100th test cap looms for All Blacks lock Sam Whitelock in the Rugby Championship opener against Australia in Sydney on Saturday, halfback TJ Perenara has quipped about how much he ...
The Otago Premier Schools tournament concluded with a tense final watched by a large crowd - by that measure, the competition was a big success.
Ben Herring will coach his first Otago game this weekend as the Mitre 10 Cup begins. He talks to rugby writer Steve Hepburn about his coaching path and the hopes ahead.
The Mitre 10 Cup will kick off tomorrow night when North Harbour takes on Northland. For the next two months, provinces will do battle. Rugby writer Steve Hepburn takes a look at the competition and who will come out on top.
Australia halfback Will Genia believes wresting the Bledisloe Cup away from New Zealand would be an even greater prize than winning a World Cup.
The Southland Stags have recruited Reds hooker Andrew Ready following confirmation Brayden Mitchell's Mitre 10 Cup season is over before it began.
Otago has picked up some injuries and will be without key players for the opening game of the season.
Call it a lucky escape for Otago Boys’ High School. Call it character-building for John McGlashan College. Call it whatever you like but we nearly had another shared title.