New Zealand Rugby are investigating an image shared online of white powder on the broken Ranfurly Shield following Hawke’s Bay’s victory over Wellington on Saturday.
The Hawke’s Bay Rugby Union have voiced their devastation as their celebrations after winning the Ranfurly Shield left the Log of Wood destroyed.
Darcy Graham led the way with four tries as Scotland romped to an 84-0 bonus-point triumph over Romania at the Rugby World Cup on Saturday.
Fiji have claimed a gritty 17-12 victory over Georgia in World Cup Pool C, the win taking the Pacific Islanders a step closer to the quarter-finals for the first time since 2007.
New Zealand have made a huge statement of intent with a ruthless 96-17 thrashing of Italy, running in 14 tries to take a big step towards the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals.
Sam Whitelock is poised to break Richie McCaw’s 148-test record when he comes off the bench for the All Blacks make-or-break World Cup pool game this weekend.
Jonah Lomu’s widow has written a cease-and-desist letter to the NZ Film Commission over a planned documentary about the rugby superstar - claiming she has sole rights to his story.
Richie and Gemma McCaw and their three daughters are off to France to support the All Blacks as they progress into the next round of the Rugby World Cup.
The McCaws are officially on their way to France to support the All Blacks at the Rugby World Cup - but it seems their trip has been interrupted by a rogue foot.
Wales became the first side to advance to the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals with a one-sided 40-6 demolition of Australia that left the Wallabies winners facing an early elimination.
Scotland secured the bonus-point victory they desperately needed by beating Tonga 45-17 in their Rugby World Cup match in Nice.
Just over a year ago, Tahlor Cahill’s confidence took a tumble when he missed out on the Crusaders under-20s. But since then he has gone from strength to strength.
When High School Old Boys looked to field their first-ever under-85kg team last year, the goal was to go all the way.
Tensions have flared in the All Blacks camp as players scrap for spots on the team - and fight for their World Cup survival.
Crusaders and All Blacks prop George Bower was ruled out of the Rugby World Cup due to a knee injury - but ended up in France with the team in a cultural role.
Fiji made a huge statement at the World Cup with their first win over Australia for 69 years, a thoroughly deserved victory that left the twice world champion Wallabies shellshocked.
The All Blacks have thumped Namibia 71-3 at the Rugby World Cup, but the win was marred by a red card for prop Ethan de Groot.
High Schools Old Boys’ Light Bears will take on the Takapuna Bombers in the under-85kg National Club Cup final on Saturday.