Rugby World Cup 2015

Sam Burgess' stint in rugby was brief and forgettable.

Burgess blasts 'selfish' 2015 England teammates

The NRL star's flirtation with rugby was a disaster for both him and England.

Dan Carter in action for the Kobelco Steelers in Japan.

Dan Carter's warning to England

The two-time Rugby World Cup winner thinks England may struggle against the All Blacks.

Jones & Morrison

Temuera Morrison to play Eddie Jones in rugby film

The movie will be centred around Japan's World Cup win over South Africa.


Romania's Florin Surugiu marries partner after Rugby World Cup proposal

Romanian rugby player Florin Surugiu has married his partner Alexandria four months after proposing to her after a Rugby World Cup match.

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Sporting highlights of 2015

Whatever way you look at it, 2015 gave us some amazing moments in sport.

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Sporting highlight of 2015: ABs' RWC victory

For many, the sporting highlight of the year was the All Blacks' Rugby World Cup victory.

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Top 10 sporting fails of 2015

We take a look at the biggest sporting fails of the year.

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No positive doping tests at Rugby World Cup

here were no positive drug tests detected before or during the 2015 World Cup in England.

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Carter admits to injury concerns at World Cup

Dan Carter has opened up in his autobiography about the worries he faced going into last month's Rugby World Cup semifinal against South Africa.

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Stuart Lancaster quits after World Cup failure

Stuart Lancaster has stepped down as England head coach by "mutual consent", England's Rugby Football Union announced.

Former England coach Stuart Lancaster (Photosport file)

STATS: How does Lancaster's England coaching record compare?

Coach Stuart Lancaster paid the price for host nation England's Rugby World Cup failure, but his record suggests he was much better than previous England coaches.

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Video: McCaw and Hansen meet Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall

The All Blacks received a couple of royal VIPs during their Rugby World Cup victory tour stop in Wellington.

The picture Jerome Kaino posted to Instagram (Jerome Kaino/Instagram)

All Blacks pay tribute to Jerry Collins

Some of the All Blacks have visited the resting place of their former teammate Jerry Collins.

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Christchurch farewells favourite son Carter

Thousands turned out in central Christchurch today to celebrate the All Blacks' World Cup win – even construction workers downed tools for the occasion.

Keven Mealamu (3 News)

Video: Keven Mealamu happy to share World Cup with NZ

Auckland's response to the All Blacks' Rugby World Cup (RWC) win has been "amazing", says retiring player Keven Mealamu.

Conrad Smith

Video: World Cups are bonuses you never think about, says Conrad Smith

The proud Kiwi dreamed of pulling on the All Blacks jersey, but never thought he'd have the chance to celebrate two world cups.

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Livestream: All Blacks Rugby World Cup homecoming

3 News is following the All Blacks' Rugby World Cup celebration event at Victoria Park in central Auckland this afternoon.

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Livestream: All Blacks celebrate World Cup win in Auckland

3 News is following the All Blacks' Rugby World Cup celebration event at Victoria Park in central Auckland this afternoon.

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ABs homecoming through the eyes of a die-hard fan

You would have seen plenty of coverage of the All Blacks welcome home party today. But what do the celebrations look like through the eyes of a die-hard fan?

Haka for All Blacks

Video: Air New Zealand staff performs haka for All Blacks

Air New Zealand ground staff performed a fierce haka for the All Blacks when they landed back in Auckland on Wednesday.