NSW Waratahs to host first Super Rugby final after dispatching ACT Brumbies 26-8.
The New Zealand Sevens team have beaten Canada 39-0 to open their Comm Games account.
Turns out rumours of the decline of Richie McCaw and Daniel Carter have been greatly exaggerated.
Easy win for Crusaders as they crush the Sharks 38-6 in Christchurch.
The Commonwealth Games sevens tournament starts tonight NZ time. Here's five star players to watch.
The Brumbies won't play a conservative game against the Waratahs tomorrow, says their director of rugby.
Two back-to-back wins over the Sharks in 1998 were among the most seminal moments in Crusaders history.
A former All Black triallist has uncovered one of the great mysteries of the boys in black.
Establishing combinations will be the top priority as Taranaki take the field for their first 2014 outing.
Crusaders hooker prepares to notch up the rare milestone of 150 Super Rugby matches for the franchise.
Aaron Smith and Beauden Barrett are among latest group of ABs to extend their contracts beyond World Cup.
Having the courage to shrug off the shackles and attack may be crucial for the Crusaders tonight.
If you're after an insight into why the du Plessis brothers are formidable, visit the family farm.
Several thousand tickets for tonight's Super Rugby semifinal in Christchurch remain unsold.
A 100-strong crowd gathered in West Auckland today for the funeral of rugby great Kevin Skinner.
Former Auckland and All Blacks star turned coach of the Kings attacks conservative style of his rivals.
Multi-talented code-hopping Australian believed to have signed deal with the Queensland Reds.
Playmaker who oversaw regular season victory over the Crusaders returns to start in Super Rugby semifinal.
Chiefs utility Gareth Anscombe has completed his move to the Cardiff Blues with an eye to representing Wales.
Another year, another new Taranaki rugby strip.
Consistent club form has generally been rewarded after Colin Cooper named his side for Taranaki's first pre-season hit-out.
Crusaders coach denies veteran hooker Corey Flynn will start against the Sharks for sentimental reasons.
Four successive Women's Rugby World Cup crowns place a target firmly on the New Zealand team's back.
Far from home, but Sharks coach Jake White thinks conditions could play into his side's hands.
Hundreds show support for woman banned from playing men's club rugby in Southland.
Talented fullback stresses his decision to leave Southland for North Harbour was not about chasing the cash.
Richie McCaw says a broken foot in the World Cup was a doddle compared to playing with a fractured rib.
Rugby Southland has booted 18-year-old April Miller from the presidents grade competition.
The Brumbies have named an unchanged side for Saturday's Super Rugby semifinal against the Waratahs.
Captain Luke Braid headlines a quartet of Blues players who have recommitted to the franchise.
Anyone giving away needless penalties during their Super Rugby semifinal risks a death stare from Kieran Read.
Coach says an Aussie side winning Super Rugby crown would be ''as good as it gets'' for the Wallabies' Bledisloe Cup prospects.
Former ABs fullback Greg Cooper can't believe Nemani Nadolo is yet to unwrap one of his deadliest tricks.
He sidestepped the Chiefs, figuratively and literally - and now Henry Speight is on the cusp of becoming a Wallaby.
IAN SNOOK - Taranaki Daily NewsOPINION: Four down. One remaining. For the Chiefs, Hurricanes, Blues and Highlanders the 2015 season is imminent.
Former Sharks assistant coach Chris Boyd doesn't expect to see the South African side resorting to cynical behaviour.
Former Waikato wing poised for test debut after being included in Wallabies' 32-man squad.
Aussies will never share our passion for rugby. For Kiwis, our love of the sport is genetic.
South Africa coach continues his Dad's Army approach to selection, recalling a veteran flanker for training camp.
RICHARD KNOWLER - The PressOPINION: Plenty of mongrel in team led by 111kg slab of organic SA beef aiming to sink hopes of NZ glory.
Fijian wing who starred for Northland and the Blues and was once dubbed "the best there never was" headed to Europe.
Police question men aged in their early 20s over machete attack that hospitalised three French rugby stars.
Super Rugby has no future if the fans are not involved in the game, Cameron Chalmers writes.
Samoa could have a small number of former All Blacks take the field against New Zealand in Apia.
Wyatt Crockett sounds like a physics teacher as tries to de-mystify the task of demolishing the Sharks' mauls.
Michael Cheika thinks Will Skelton could be a match winner from the bench for the Waratahs this weekend.
The Waratahs refuse field entry to the Brumbies' mascot ahead of their Super Rugby semifinal.
French test rugby trio suffering from severe cuts in street attack need at least a month to recover.
Sharks start semifinal against Crusaders on backfoot thanks to trip from South Africa, doctor says.
Jamie Joseph warns Sharks to prepare to be attacked by "a complete Crusaders team" this weekend.
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