Namibia prepare for their day against the All Blacks

New Zealand Rugby World Cup pool opponents Namibia are looking forward to their clash at Wembley on September 24.
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David Philander

South Africa face legal threat to Cup attendance

South Africa have had their Rugby World Cup preparations placed under legal scrutiny by a little known political party.
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Bryan Habana

North Harbour pinch win in Invercargill

North Harbour made Southland pay for taking their eye off the ball and, by advantage of a final hooter penalty goal, claimed a 26-25 ITM Cup Championship win in Invercargill on Sunday.
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Tevita Li

All Blacks squad for RWC 2015 announced

The All Blacks squad for Rugby World Cup 2015 has been announced with the All Blacks selectors selecting a squad featuring experience, depth and talent.
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Waikato turn it on to swamp Bay of Plenty

Waikato were in hungry mood when claiming a 43–10 ITM Cup crossover win over their Chiefs franchise partner Bay of Plenty at the Tauranga Domain on Sunday afternoon.
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Brad Weber

Wales, Scotland gain confidence boosts

Wales and Scotland gained boosts ahead of the Rugby World Cup when beating Ireland 16-10 and Italy 48-7 respectively in warm-up games on Saturday.
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Vern Cotter

Wellington defence gives Northland no chance

Wellington maintained their impressive winning momentum when beating Northland 29-0 at Westpac Stadium on Saturday, the second game in succession in which they have kept their opposition scoreless.
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Joe Hill

Otago stun Taranaki in extra time

No-one who arrived at Yarrow Stadium to be greeted by rain which fell throughout the game would have believed they would be rewarded with Taranaki conceding a 34-27 injury time loss on Saturday evening.
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Blade Thomson

Auckland thrash Canterbury in women's game

Canterbury's woes continue in the Women's NPC as the former powerhouse went down 8-70 in their game against Auckland on Saturday.
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Natahlia Debnorah-Moors

Upsets for Buller and Poverty Bay in Heartland

Buller and Poverty Bay suffered upset losses in the second round of Pink Batts Heartland rugby on Saturday.
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