NZ defeat Canada in Sydney

Joe Webber sparked New Zealand's come back in the opener against Canada.

8:09 PM  New Zealand are through to the Cup quarterfinals of the Sydney Sevens after dispatching Portugal.

Kiwi company fights concussion

Concussion technology used at the Rugby World Cup from a Kiwi company will now be provided to all international teams.

Innovative Kiwi company teams up with World Rugby to mitigate the risks of concussion.

Lambie injured in Sale win

Sharks playmaker Patrick Lambie was injured in the win over Toulon.

The Sharks unearthed two young stars but sweat over Lambie after rolling Toulon.

DC backs 'fantastic' Eddie video

Former All Blacks first five-eighth Dan Carter is backing Eddie Jones to get the job done as England coach.

NZ rugby star believes England's new coach can turn the team around after a disastrous Rugby World Cup.

'No apology over sevens final'

Matt O'Brien has apologised to the South African team for his handling of the final in Wellington.

World Rugby say there has been no apology from Matt O'Brien to South Africa - and nor was one needed.

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opinion

Knowler: Boss should be cautious

Chiefs coach Dave Rennie said at "no stage was this talked about" when asked about Sanzaar's decision to introduce a new bonus-point system.

OPINION: Sanzaar boss Andy Marinos has wasted no time in having a dig at those who criticise his organisation.

Donaldson: Green jersey positive

The Highlanders have unveiled their alternative fluorescent jerseys, but could the franchise actually be onto something?

At sixes and sevens over Games quest

What future for Wellington 7s?

all blacks

Museum tackles All Blacks' haka history

All Blacks perform the haka before playing New South Wales at Athletic Park, Wellington on September 15, 1923. NZ won 38-11.

The All Blacks' haka history leaves plenty of holes for New Zealand Rugby Museum.

Cron confident in scrum depth

Maintaining the All Blacks' front row depth is key for assistant coach Mike Cron.

Victor Vito has signed a three-year contract with French club La Rochelle.

Vito a 'big loss' to NZ rugby

Wellington rugby commentator Ken Laban says departing AB made a major impact despite mixed international career.

international

Lambie injured in win over Toulon

Sharks playmaker Patrick Lambie was injured in the win over Toulon.

The Sharks unearthed two young stars but sweat over Lambie after rolling Toulon.

Stander handed Ireland debut

Ireland hand CJ Stander his debut in Six Nations opener as two Kiwis also set to start.

Former All Blacks first five-eighth Dan Carter is backing Eddie Jones to get the job done as England coach.

DC backs 'fantastic' Eddie video

NZ rugby star believes England's new coach can turn the team around after a disastrous Rugby World Cup.

provincial

Firth joins Glasgow Warriors

Jarrod Firth has signed with Glasgow until 2018.

Former Chiefs and Counties Manukau prop Jarrod Firth signs with Scottish club.

Make rugby clubs show support

A former Rugby World Cup captain says Pacific nations should refuse to allow young stars to play in New Zealand.

Wellington Lions players Murphy Taramai, Lote Raikabula and Hayden Schrijvers wearing the Absolutely Positively Wellington logo at the national sevens in Rotorua.

Rates to fund rugby team

Wellington ratepayers asked to cough up $250,000 for provincial side's sponsorship deal.

sevens

NZ move into quarterfinals

Joe Webber sparked New Zealand's come back in the opener against Canada.

8:09 PM  New Zealand are through to the Cup quarterfinals of the Sydney Sevens after dispatching Portugal.

SBW wants to make Rio with sis

The cross-code superstar says Olympic gold would supersede anything he's achieved to date.

Henry Speight scores a try for Waikato against Auckland at Eden Park in 2010.

Meeting changed Speight's career

Former Waikato winger is now eyeing the Olympics.

super rugby

The rise of Chiefs' Taleni Seu

Taleni Seu, a former basketball player, is looking to make a big impression for the Chiefs after rising the ranks quickly.

From packing shelves to a shot at Super Rugby - the unlikely tale of the Chiefs' latest prospect.

Firth joins Glasgow Warriors

Former Chiefs and Counties Manukau prop Jarrod Firth signs with Scottish club.

Ash Dixon of the Highlanders is tackled by the Crusaders' Jimmy Tupou at AMI Stadium last year.

Project Tupou's time to shine

Regular starts have been scarce for Jimmy Tupou in Super Rugby. Now he has been named captain of the Crusaders for a trial game.

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