OPINION: Between now and the start of the RWC there will be some high levels of anxiety over the All Blacks' chances.
Karmichael Hunt couldn't stop the Queensland Reds going down to the Melbourne Rebels 28-13 in their Super Rugby trial.
Giant wing Taqele Naiyaravoro has staked his claim for the vacant spot in the NSW Waratahs' Super Rugby side.
The Highlanders recovered from a three-try deficit to beat the Brumbies 24-19 in Wagga.
Dan Carter's bright half hour wasn't enough to prevent the Crusaders losing 41-31 to the Hurricanes.
Gone are the halcyon days when Wellington Sevens tickets sold out within minutes.
France centre Alexandre Dumoulin is the son of disgraced former international Marc Cecillon.
Former Taranaki sevens captain Warwick Lahmert will play for England in Wellington.
Attitude and conditioning were the main things that stood out in the Chiefs' first game of the year.
The Hurricanes' lesser lights will have coach Chris Boyd's full and undivided attention in Eketahuna today.
Here's a big question - can the Highlanders produce an All Black bolter in 2015?
Brodie Retallick is the IRB Player of the Year and has to try and keep up those standards.
England Saxons coach says Sam Burgess isn’t buying into the hype as the league convert gets set to make his international rugby debut tomorrow.
Former England rugby flanker Steffon Armitage is facing charges of violence over a fight in a restaurant in southern France last month.
Former Chiefs and All Blacks halfback is taking his game from Italy to Wales, signing with the Ospreys.
OPINION: Messy showdown between team and administrators avoided as Super Rugby game moved to Nelson.
Imposing figures should give Crusaders some momentum towards targets over the gain line in Eketahuna tomorrow.
A Chiefs side without a swag of big names made a promising start to their pre-season campaign with a comfortable win over the Blues.
It sounds sacrilegious but growing up in South Africa, Ross Geldenhuys' hero was All Black Kees Meeuws.
Benefits of winning the national provincial championship shown as six players chosen for Chiefs development programme.
Former Warriors under-20s player breaks into Gordon Tietjens' NZ Sevens squad for the first time.
NZ sevens star shows "her true character", re-earning national honours after serving two year doping ban.
NZ-born England hooker with a year's worth of bans seeks professional help to stop him seeing red.
European rugby 2014 player of the year questioned by police about assault committed at a boozy party.
Caught drink driving, Blues player with All Blacks potential has learnt his lesson, judge says.
A Kiwi in their midst, but a tight-knit squad united around sibling locks a strength of Scotland.
Ex-NZ player's naming in England Wellington sevens squad first step towards a ticket to Rio 2016.
Unofficially the biggest man to pull on a French rugby jersey makes cut for a Six Nations debut.
While taking his Christmas break, All Blacks loosie has been busy organising inaugural Messam Indigenous Sevens tournament.
Wales coach Warren Gatland is not paying too much attention to England's injury crisis.