Sir Colin Meads, widely regarded as NZ's greatest ever player, will finally get recognition from international rugby's governing body.
Sevens world series extends to six tournaments with Canada and England signing up as hosts.
England say all their team has beaten the Black Ferns before, and they'll do it again at the world cup starting tonight.
Four successive Women's Rugby World Cup crowns place a target firmly on the New Zealand team's back.
Legendary All Blacks prop Kevin Skinner has died in Auckland, aged 86.
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New Zealand Rugby has created an integrity unit to police the game. Liam Napier explains why.
Retired NZRU chairman Mike Eagle says former Crusaders and Wallabies coach could still have a coaching future in NZ.
Forget tough, muddied men. Harvard students see rugby as game of female strength and beauty.
Rugby club denies gay ex-player's reported claim he was banished because of his sexuality.
Pukerau Rugby Club's April Miller is breaking down barriers as the only woman playing club rugby in Southland.
Homophobic abuse of Christchurch rugby player follows him from New Zealand to Sydney.
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When Phil Gifford first dreamed up Loosehead Len he had no idea quite the impact the bigoted old prop would have.
In this exclusive extract from his memoir, Phil Gifford talks of his affection for Andrew Mehrtens.
Jordan Kemp may have received proper concussion treatment earlier this year and died from an unrelated brain bleed.
A 17-year-old who collapsed during a senior rugby match in Whangarei yesterday has died.
He won $500 for his All Blacks streak which ended in a rib-breaking tackle, but lost it all.
US announcer describes All Black legend Jonah Lomu as "one of the greatest Australian Rules Football players of all time" at UFC event in Auckland.
Nausea, dizziness, fogginess. Trouble concentrating, driving, even managing everyday living. Welcome to Ben Afeaki's world.
Supporter who ran on to the field and knocked a player out has been banned from the game.
Highlanders midfield back Phil Burleigh will join Edinburgh on a two-year deal, the club has announced.