The Crusaders have survived a Highlanders comeback on a weekend of celebration for the red and blacks which could have been spoiled by the visitors in Christchurch.
New Brighton have pulled off a coup in their new-look coaching team with the appointment of former Crusaders assistant and Southland head coach Dave Hewett.
Crusaders fans are being introduced to their new logo, with fans getting a chance update their old jerseys instead of buying a new one.
Six-test All Blacks prop Tim Perry has called time on his rugby career in one of New Zealand sport's quietest retirements.
The Crusaders will be without captain Scott Barrett for Friday night’s home southern derby against the Highlanders.
A Canterbury rugby club's base has been put on the back of a truck and will be moved to its new home on Monday night.
A player who was flown to Christchurch after being seriously injured at the Spartans 10s rugby tournament on Saturday is making positive progress.
The Crusaders had it all over the Blues in the set piece as they ran out winners 25-8 in their Super Rugby clash last night.
The Crusaders may be coming off a rare defeat - but they haven't hit the panic button ahead of Friday night's derby against the Blues in Auckland.
New Zealand Rugby boss Mark Robinson has defended Super Rugby's All Blacks rest protocols, but says there will be a review of the controversial policy later this year.
Prop Ellis Genge drove through for the only try of the game as England eventually found a way past Scotland in an error-strewn Six Nations clash played in foul Edinburgh conditions as a 13-6...
It's rare enough that the Blues win away from home, but to do so with a performance that was built on patience, composure and discipline is almost unheard of.
When the Chiefs hosted the Crusaders in Hamilton tonight, Warren Gatland's toothy grin told the tale of the tussle.
Crusaders outside back Sevu Reece has re-signed with New Zealand Rugby and his Super Rugby club until 2022.
A rejuvenated France held off England to start their Six Nations with a bang in a 24-17 victory at the Stade de France on Sunday.