Rugby News

The All Blacks have twice put 57 points past the Springboks in the last two years.

All Blacks tipped to lose to Boks 3 minutes ago

A South African pundit says New Zealand will finish third in the Rugby Championship.

France were shown dubious cards in the first two tests.

French whining "pointless" - Hansen 1 hour ago

The All Blacks coach has called for the tourists to quit their complaining.

The All Blacks trio were on the receiving end of a motivational speech Steve Hansen would be proud of.

Young fan drills All Blacks 1 hour ago

"No talking back to the ref and play fair."

Jeremy Thrush has signed a two-year deal with the Western Force.

Jeremy Thrush still a Force to be reckoned with

The Perth based former All Black is bracing for an unexpected shot at the Crusaders.

Sonny Bill Williams

SBW tweets best wishes to 'First Baby'

The All Blacks star joined the Black Ferns with congratulations to Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.

Joe Schmidt

Schmidt, Nucifora mastermind Irish rugby revival

The Kiwi/Aussie combo have the tourists back on track against Australia.

Ross Karl is feeling the freshness in Dunedin.

Raw look to All Blacks for third test against France

Ross Karl isn't nervous - no really, he isn't - much.

Bernard Le Roux in action for France against the All Blacks.

French 'disrespected' by criticism of All Blacks

"We put a lot of pressure on them. It's not that they were bad."

Damian McKenzie will start at first-five for the All Blacks in the third test.

McKenzie's chance to shine

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen backs the Chiefs playmaker to flourish in the 10 jersey.

Coach Jacques Brunel has overhauled his midfield and handed the captaincy to halfback Morgan Parra.

Bastareaud hooked for final test against All Blacks

Halfback Morgan Parra will captain the French in Dunedin.

Jack Goodhue will make his test debut in the third test.

All Blacks turn to future for French finale

Four players are set for test debuts in Dunedin.

"It's important that we don't shy away from our running game."

Traditional Wallabies rugby will triumph - Kurtley Beale

The Australian midfield back believes they can top Ireland playing a ball-in-hand style.

Shannon Frizell should benefit from an injury to Liam Squire.

All Blacks bolter set for test debut

Shannon Frizell is a likely starter in the third test against France.

Jack Goodhue could be in line for an All Blacks debut.

Time to usher in new All Blacks

Now that the French series is won, the selectors should take some risks, insists John Day.

The French won the second half in Wellington 7-6.

'Motivated' French outplayed ABs in Wellington - Foster

The All Blacks assistant coach is seeking a complete performance in the third test.

Sonny Bill Williams is set for a return this weekend against France.

SBW on injury woes: 'You have to be vulnerable'

The All Blacks midfielder reveals how he deals with concerns over his physical condition.

The Socceroos fought out a gallant 2-1 loss to France in their World Cup opener.

Aussies' woes raise fears over NZ rugby coverage

Hopefully Spark will do a better job with the Rugby World Cup than Optus has done with the football.

Jones' side are amid a six-game losing streak.

Jones defiant in face of criticism

The England coach has dismissed speculation on his future amid his side's six-game losing streak.

Julian Savea.

Savea confirms move to France

The winger will join Toulon at the end of the Super Rugby season.

Cane was in the thick of it on Saturday night.

All Blacks breaking down the breakdown

The tackle ball area has been singled out for focus after two poor outings against France.