Rugby News

All Blacks halfback linked with Toulon 22/01/2017

Tawera Kerr-Barlow is the latest high profile player to be linked with a big money move to Europe.

Opinion: Kiwi sport's big reality check 22/01/2017

There are signs lucrative contracts overseas could decimate the All Blacks and Blackcaps.

Four new caps for All Blacks Sevens 20/01/2017

Four new caps have been named in a 14-strong All Blacks Sevens squad for next weekend's Wellington tournament.

Black Ferns Sevens unveil wider squad 19/01/2017

Eight newcomers have been included in the group of players contracted to the Black Ferns Sevens in 2017.

Wellington Sevens: Friends turn foes for Titch 19/01/2017

New Samoan Sevens coach Sir Gordon Tietjets is hoping to draw on the success he had with New Zealand.

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'Another player will go' - Cooper 19/01/2017

Former All Black fullback Matthew Cooper believes we haven't seen the end of this year's player exodus.

Cruden joins elite company in France 18/01/2017

Aaron Cruden joins a large number of New Zealanders playing rugby in France.

Cruden's five greatest moments 18/01/2017

Aaron Cruden has had plenty of great moments during his rugby career in New Zealand.

All Blacks first-five Aaron Cruden

NZ Rugby must change its selection policy 18/01/2017

The Cruden conundrum: is it time for overseas-based All Blacks?

Aaron Cruden

Cruden leaving unfinished business in NZ 18/01/2017

Has Aaron Cruden made the right decision in leaving NZ rugby?

Cruden signs for Montpellier 18/01/2017

Aaron Cruden has signed a multi-million dollar deal with Top 14 club Montpellier.

Laidlaw finding his feet from afar 17/01/2017

The new NZ sevens coach believes his side is tracking well, albeit in his absence.

Laidlaw eager to bridge the sevens divide 11/01/2017

Incoming NZ sevens coach Clark Laidlaw is looking to improve cross-code relations.

Titch puts Samoan side to the test 11/01/2017

Sir Gordon Tietjens is back on NZ soil, only this time with a very different agenda.

Umaga and friends pay tribute to fallen teammates 08/01/2017

Two All Black greats honoured at Whakatane touch tournament.

 Wellington Lions coach Chris Gibbes

Former Waikato coach takes reins at Wellington 08/01/2017

Ospreys forwards coach Chris Gibbes has left Europe for head coaching role with Wellington.

England coach Eddie Jones

Lions tour will 'improve England's depth' - Eddie Jones 07/01/2017

The England coach believes the Lions tour of New Zealand is a blessing in disguise for his side.

Left to right: Joseph Parker, Shaun Johnson, Warren Gatland, Lionel Messi

2017 sporting headline predictions 02/01/2017

2016 brought it's fair share of sporting surprises so what does 2017 have on it's menu.

Serena, Venus Williams take on All Black Savea brothers 01/01/2017

The special charity match raised $65,000 for November's Kaikoura earthquakes.

Top five 2016- Breakout stars 30/12/2016

Who were New Zealand's top breakout sporting stars of 2016?