Injury concern for lock Retallick

INJURY WORRY: All Black lock Brodie Retallick in action for the Chiefs.

All Blacks lock Brodie Retallick suffers suspected AC shoulder joint injury in Chiefs win over Crusaders.

Wales beat France in Paris

France captain Thierry Dusautoir cut a dejected figure after his side's 13-20 defeat to Wales in the Six Nations.

6 min ago  Wales rekindle their Six Nations title hopes with a bruising 20-13 win against a struggling French outfit.

Italy stun Scotland in thriller

Italy players celebrate after winning their Six Nations match against Scotland at Murrayfield, Edinburgh.

7:59 AM  Perseverance pays off for Italy as late penalty secures unlikely Six Nations win at Murrayfield.

Chiefs teach Crusaders a lesson 

JUST LIKE THAT: James Lowe dives over to score for the Chiefs.

6:53 AM  The Chiefs ran in five tries to thump the Crusaders 40-16 at Waikato Stadium tonight.

Brumbies get past Rebels

Tevita Kuridrani of the Brumbies breaks through a tackle by Nick Stirzaker of the Rebels to score.

The ACT Brumbies held on to beat the Rebels 20-15 in an all-Australian Super Rugby derby on Saturday.

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opinion

Stars keep slipping through Blues' fingers

BAD MISS: Malakai Fekitoa was let go by the Blues.

OPINION: The Blues are in danger of looking like the Dick Rowes of New Zealand rugby.

Opinion: Cane you believe the hype?

OPINION: Stuff.co.nz's leading rugby writers tackle the three burning rugby questions of the week.

Robson: Not-so-Super start for Kiwi franchises

Review: Referees left seeing red in Super Rugby

super rugby

Chiefs teach the Crusaders a lesson

JUST LIKE THAT: James Lowe dives over to score for the Chiefs.

6:53 AM  The Chiefs ran in five tries to thump the Crusaders 40-16 at Waikato Stadium.

Brumbies hold on to beat Rebels

The ACT Brumbies held on to beat the Rebels 20-15 in an all-Australian Super Rugby derby on Saturday.

BAD MISS: Malakai Fekitoa was let go by the Blues.

Stars keep slipping through Blues' fingers

OPINION: The Blues are in danger of looking like the Dick Rowes of New Zealand rugby.

sevens

Samoan PM unleashes on sevens stars

STINGING WORDS: Samoan PM Tuilaepa Sa’ilele has come out swinging at his country's 'lazy' sevens players.

Tuilaepa Sa’ilele comes out swinging at 'lazy' sevens players whose performances are an 'eyesore'.

Vancouver secures rugby sevens series leg

World Rugby expands sevens season with a 10th tournament added to the calendar next year.

TIM MIKKELSON: ‘‘It was definitely an easy decision with the Olympics around the corner.’’

Mikkelson extends contract with NZ sevens team

NZ Sevens player and former world player of the year re-signs contract through to the Rio Olympic Games.

international

Wales beat France to rekindle Six Nations title hopes

France captain Thierry Dusautoir cut a dejected figure after his side's 13-20 defeat to Wales in the Six Nations.

6 min ago  Wales rekindle their Six Nations title hopes with a bruising 20-13 win against a struggling French outfit.

England primed for Dublin 'decider' with Ireland

Unbeaten rivals clash in Dublin, with the winners set to be installed as red hot title favourites.

Italy players celebrate after winning their Six Nations match against Scotland at Murrayfield, Edinburgh.

Italy stun Scotland with last-gasp Six Nations victory

7:59 AM  Perseverance pays off for Italy as late penalty secures unlikely Six Nations win at Murrayfield.

all blacks

Serious injury concern for All Black lock Brodie Retallick

INJURY WORRY: All Black lock Brodie Retallick in action for the Chiefs.

All Blacks lock Brodie Retallick suffers suspected AC shoulder joint injury in Chiefs win over Crusaders.

France 'loaded' for infamous 1986 All Blacks test video

France players high on drugs in test infamous for Shelford scrotum ripping, Lance Armstrong investigator claims.

SPEAKING OUT: Former All Black coach Graham Henry will enjoy being a spectator at this year's Rugby World Cup in England.

Henry: Carter pivotal to ABs World Cup chances

Fragile playmaker Dan Carter remains pivotal to the All Blacks chances of winning back-to-back Rugby World Cup, says champion coach Graham Henry.

provincial

Record profit, record low turnout

Nathan Tudreu with the ball during the home final for the Manawatu Turbos against Hawkes Bay Magpies.

When the Manawatu Rugby Union announced a record profit of $425,840 at its bizarre annual meeting last night, there were precious few attending to celebrate it.

Canterbury resigned to not hosting the Lions

Canterbury boss realistic stadium is too small and hopes tourists would play Crusaders or Canterbury instead.

HAND UP: Tasman boss Tony Lewis says there are compelling reasons for Nelson to host a match during the 2017 Lions tour.

Tasman put Trafalgar Park in the mix to host Lions

Tasman boss says there are compelling reasons for Nelson to host a match during the 2017 Lions tour.

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