Almost 11 months have passed since All Black Tawera Kerr-Barlow was told he wouldn't be fit for RWC.
Steve Hansen, Richie McCaw and Conrad Smith all agree. This Rugby World Cup will be the most difficult ever to win.
Surgeon sceptical about natural remedies used in the treatment of All Black winger's fractured leg bone.
Our rugby writers give their thoughts on the most controversial selections in the ABs' Rugby World Cup squad.
Heyneke Meyer has been accused of selecting a "too white" South Africa squad for upcoming Rugby World Cup.
OPINION: Lima Sopoaga's non-selection in the All Blacks World Cup squad is hard to fathom.
OPINION: But at least the 2003 champs are likely to be competitive, which is more than we can say for sure about France.
Tana Umaga adds Auckland provincial mentor Paul Feeney to complete his coaching setup for the 2016 Super Rugby season.
Sacrifice and hard work have paid off for Wellington loose forward Vaea Fifita.
Craig Joubert switches focus from 15s to sevens with a dream of officiating at next year's Olympics.
SBW aside, it wasn't quite the star studded announcement NZ sevens coach Gordon Tietjens envisaged 18 months ago.
Montpellier's Fijian utility back Timoci Nagusa has claimed he was racially abused by a Pau fan.
Kick off your own dreams into reality - just as Piri Weepu did.
Bidding war set for well-traveled Toyota signed by more than 200 All Black greats.
Have the selectors got it right? Have your say with our rugby pundits from midday.
Stags halfback Liam Howley was close to leaving Southland but is happy he stayed.
Visitors put their exciting backline to good use in Tauranga to take out 43-10 NPC win.