Carter scheduled for surgery
Dan Carter needs an operation but not to repair the Achilles tendon that ruined his 100th test appearance against England.
Aiming for a Whoppa season
Jamie Mackintosh has moved to the Chiefs to shake himself from his comfort zone and force his way back into All Black contention.
Cron gives Hansen good news
Forwards coach Mike Cron is set to deliver an early Christmas parcel to All Blacks boss Steve Hansen.
Chiefs retain Hika Elliot hope
The Chiefs haven't given up on having the services of former All Blacks hooker Hika Elliot for part of next year's Super Rugby competition.
Kieran Read Player of the Year
Kieran Read has added NZ rugby player of the year to his list of accolades this year
Tough pool for New Zealand U20s
Hosts New Zealand have drawn a tough pool at next year's Junior Rugby World Championship after the teams were announced.
Rugby World Cup tickets
Anyone hoping to catch the All Blacks defend their Rugby World Cup title at Twickenham in 2015 will face a big bill for the privilege.
All Blacks arrive home
A handful of All Blacks players have arrived home this morning after completing a clean sweep for 2013.
ABs vs Ireland <br>in Dublin
The All Blacks complete a perfect 14-0 season.
ABs vs England <br>in London
The All Blacks look to avenge their loss to England last November.
ABs vs France <br>in Paris
The All Blacks retain the Dave Gallaher Trophy in Paris.
All Blacks squad prepares in Paris
The All Blacks prepare to face France in Paris
France's Wesley Fofana and Japan halfback Fumiaki Tanaka best of their peers to make my top team.
Canes boss James Te Puni said he was "disappointed but not surprised" with Taranaki breaking for the Chiefs.
The New Zealand sevens side have breezed through pool play in the Port Elizabeth stop on the IRB World Sevens Series.
Quade Cooper might want to make the most of his latest bout in January, after ARU boss Bill Pulver made it clear he doesn't like the idea of the Wallabies' vice-captain combining rugby and boxing.
Richie McCaw believes he can sustain his form through to a fourth World Cup, but will walk away if he can't.
Some "unfinished business" for former back of the year James Marshall has seen him re-sign with Taranaki for next season.
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