A Super Rugby season condensed by the World Cup will open next year with the Crusaders hosting the Melbourne Rebels in February
A naked player was left red-faced after he was televised changing during the prematch pep talk in Otago's changing room before last Wednesday night's ITM Cup match against Northland
Malakai Fekitoa has been named in the All Blacks touring squad of Argentina and South Africa and seems set to take the starting midfield position in the place of injured centre Ma'a Nonu
Ma'a Nonu is ruled out of rugby for the rest of the year just as a host of All Blacks team-mates get back into their unbeaten Rugby Championship campaign
Ben Smith proved himself the most flexible player in world rugby with a shining display at inside-centre for the All Blacks in their 14-10 Rugby Championship win over the Springboks on Saturday
The Springboks and the All Blacks are counting the cost of a bruising game in Wellington with both sides facing an anxious wait over key players
The All Blacks resisted a dogged Springboks challenge to win 14-10 and take a firm grip on a third successive Rugby Championship title
SANZAR, the organisation which oversees Super Rugby and the Rugby Championship, plans to introduce a cricket-style decision review system from 2016
Cornell vander Heyden previews the Rugby Championship game between New Zealand and South Africa
Steve Hansen wants to change how rugby is officiated, saying the sport is too complex and international refereeing is overly bureaucratic
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Not all our own way for NZ teams
Pressure is on Benji, but shouldn't we remember SBW went to France (Toulon) for 2 years to learn the game.
With all of the news around concussion do you think there should be safety measures in place for players to ensure they don't play on after a head know? How and who should police that?
With the start of club rugby upon us, how can we maintain the value of the clubs in player pathways and community spirit.