Rugby Championship

Damian McKenzie in action for the All Blacks against Argentina in 2016

McKenzie gets fullback nod

Liam Squire has been preferred ahead of Jerome Kaino at blindside flanker.

Jerome Garces

Garces replaced by Barnes for first Bledisloe Cup Test

Jerome Garces has pulled out due to a calf injury.

Dane Coles chats with Steve Hansen post the 'Game of Three Halves'

Bledisloe Cup will be anything but easy - Coles

The All Blacks hooker isn't reading anything into his sides crushing trial match form.

Julian Savea's form hasn't been good enough for the Test selectors.

The Bus misses out on ABs Test squad

Julian Savea has been dropped by the All Blacks for the Rugby Championship.

Sonny Bill Williams flanked by Ian Foster at his original judicial hearing in June

Ian Foster slams 'ludicrous' SBW ruling 'conspiracy theories'

The All Blacks assistant says the decision to let Williams play the Wallabies Test was "common sense".

Sonny Bill Williams

Williams wins appeal

World Rugby said its 'surprised' at the decision by an independent panel.

Garces in action during the All Blacks' second Test against the Lions.

Garces back in charge of All Blacks

The Frenchman will referee two of the All Blacks' biggest Tests in the Rugby Championship.

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Cheika not expecting 'spygate' apology

The Wallabies coach says the incident is water under the bridge.

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All Blacks announce team for Bledisloe Cup Test

The All Blacks have made just one change to the starting 15 for Saturday's clash with the Wallabies, and the world record attempt at 18 consecutive Test victories.

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Opinion: The greatest sporting teams in history

So, if not the All Blacks, which is the greatest team of them all? Alex Bell lists four of the greatest sporting achievements in history

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Bernard Foley's versatility providing Michael Cheika a welcome headache

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika will decide by the end of this year whether to persist with Bernard Foley as a fulltime second five-eighth.


Jim Sport Go: Time for World Rugby to give back to the Islands

Jim Sport Go: Gordon Tietjens' move to Samoa has unearthed the old chestnut of international rugby’s eligibility rules.

Squire in action against the Springboks

Hard work awaits Liam Squire in All Black journey

Despite scoring his first try for the All Blacks in their emphatic win over South Africa at the weekend, Liam Squire knows he still has work to do to truly belong in international rugby.

Rugby Championship

Video highlights: Australia edge Argentina at Twickenham

Australia have overcome an ill-disciplined display to topple Argentina, ending their Rugby Championship on a high with a 33-21 victory at Twickenham.

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Video: All Blacks are in a better class - Allister Coetzee

Springboks coach Allister Coetzee is a disappointed man following his side's record 57-15 defeat to the All Blacks in Duran on Sunday morning (NZT).

Rugby Championship

Video: Kieran Read ensures All Blacks focus clear

Kieran Read says his side will go into their final Rugby Championship clash against South Africa in Durban with clear heads following a tough week that saw halfback Aaron Smith sent home.

Tawere Kerr-Barlow, Lima Sopoaga, and Tj Perenara (Getty Images)

The Crooked Feed – The All Blacks halfback challenge

The Crooked Feed looks at who might be in line for a run at scrum-half if the unthinkable happens and TJ Perenara or Tawera Kerr-Barlow fall over in the next few days.

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Discipline key for Matt Todd in starting debut for All Blacks

Matt Todd has identified discipline as the key area to combat Morne Steyn when the All Blacks take on the Springboks on Sunday morning.

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South Africa call on Damian de Allende and Faf de Klerk for All Blacks Test

Centre Damian de Allende have been recalled to the South African side for Saturday's final Rugby Championship clash against New Zealand at King's Park in Durban.

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Welsh star Jamie Roberts calls for Lions tours to stay

Wales centre Jamie Roberts has urged rugby's power brokers to enshrine the British and Irish Lions' place in any revised global schedule.