The Foreign Five: What the All Blacks learned about Europe

The ultimate reconnaissance mission has been completed, with New Zealand winning four from four on the MyRepublic Northern Tour in Chicago, London, Edinburgh and Cardiff.
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Richie McCaw 2014

Aaron Mauger swaps Crusaders for Tigers

Crusaders Assistant Coach Aaron Mauger has accepted the Head Coach role with his old Leicester Tigers club from the 2015/16 season.
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Aaron Mauger

Tickets for #RWC2015 back on sale!

The first stage of the sale will be split into two phases with the remaining tickets for Pool A and B matches going on sale today!
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World Rugby

Hansen not talking up All Blacks World Cup chances

In 2015 the World Champion All Blacks will attempt to become the first nation in history to successfully defend global crowns.
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Steve Hansen 2014

Gatland: That's why they are number one in the world

Wales may have been in the lead by a point after 68 minutes against the All Blacks, but 19 unanswered points in the closing 10 minutes left the home side marvelling at the world champions.
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Warren Gatland

Springboks happy with win

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer and national captain Jean de Villiers both lauded the performance by South Africa in their 22-6 (8-6 at half-time)victory over Italy in Padova on Saturday afternoon.

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Springboks Italy

Inaugural Pasifika Aotearoa Sevens Cup a huge success

The huge growth in Women’s Rugby continues with the Pasifika Aotearoa Cups 7s being played for the first time with a remarkable 27 team’s participating.
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Pasifika Aotearoa Cups 7s

Scotland account for tough Tonga

A fiery pre-match Sipi Tau from the Tongans threatened to set the plastic pitch on fire as the visitors laid down their mark on kick-off at Rugby Park, as Kilmarnock hosted it’s first Scotland international of the oval ball kind.
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Vern Cotter

The ever fearsome Bakkies Botha hangs up his boots

Springbok lock and Rugby World Cup winner Bakkies Botha has announced his retirement from international rugby.

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Bakkies Botha

Pressure mounts at first five for All Blacks

Summer, brief as it will be ahead of a Rugby World Cup year, will have rugby pundits facing long debate about the make-up of the prospective side to England next year.
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Beauden Barrett

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