Promising financial outlook for New Zealand Rugby

The financial picture looks promising for New Zealand Rugby (NZR) with a modest profit for 2014 to be reported shortly and a boost likely from the new broadcast contracts.
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Steve Tew

Hammett set to leave Cardiff

Former Hurricanes coach Mark Hammett is set to step down as coach of the Cardiff Blues, only six months into a three-year contract.
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Mark Hammett

Fiji, Samoa, Tonga, Japan, USA and Canada to contest Pacific Nations

The tournament, confirmed by World Rugby over the weekend, takes place just six weeks ahead of Rugby World Cup 2015.
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Fiji Samoa

Enjoyment the key as McCaw enters home straight

All Blacks captain Richie McCaw will finish his rugby career in New Zealand but before he thinks about a retirement date he wants to enjoy the Investec Super Rugby campaign
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Richie McCaw

2015 Six Nations: England run riot against Italy

Two tries from man of the match Jonathan Joseph, and six in total, saw England cruise past Italy to record a 47-17 victory at Twickenham in the RBS 6 Nations.
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Italy 2015

2015 Six Nations: Ireland edge France in Dublin

Jonathan Sexton was the match winner once again for Joe Schmidt's men, slotting five successful penalties from as many attempts as Ireland earned back-to-back victories over France for the first time since 2000-2001.
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Ireland France 2015

NFL's Ellison catches up with his rugby past

Minnesota Vikings NFL star Rhett Ellison, 26, only realised his long-standing family connection with All Blacks rugby last year.
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Rhett Ellison

England keep the faith ahead of Italian showdown

Stuart Lancaster has named an unchanged match day squad for Saturday’s Six Nations match against Italy at Twickenham.
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England 2015

England, France and Ireland notch Six Nations triumphs

The first round of the 2015 Six Nations has begun, with defending champion's Ireland beating Italy, while England and France accounted for Wales and Scotland respectively.
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Stuart Lancaster

French and Welsh set early Women's Six Nations pace

Wales Women, following on from their inaugural triumph in 2009 over England, have defeated the Women's World Champions 13-0 in a titanic effort.
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Wales Women

Sevens Sisters claim Sao Paulo title

New Zealand's Sevens Sisters claimed the Sao Paulo Sevens with a thrilling 17-10 win over Australia in the final on Monday morning (NZT).

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Hazel Tubic

World rankings set for first potential change of 2015

With Rugby World Cup 2015 beginning to loom large on the horizon this weekend’s opening Six Nations matches will provide a dress rehearsal for four sides as they look to get one over a side they will face again at the showpiece event in England.
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Six Nations 2015

SKY and Prime to screen 2015 Rugby World Cup

Rugby World Cup Limited has announced the appointment of SKY Television New Zealand as a rights-holding broadcaster for Rugby World Cup 2015, extending the successful partnership between rugby’s showcase event and New Zealand’s leading rugby broadcaster.
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Rugby World Cup China

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