OPINION: The Wallabies need their toughest hombres against South Africa and Scott Fardy has always been one of them.
OPINION: ABs coach Steve Hansen might just have found himself the second-coming of Conrad Smith.
OPINION: The Lions should not be a finishing school for coaches who want the All Blacks job.
OPINION: How many Richie McCaws can one team have? A whole squad, if they're fit like the ABs.
OPINION: The Wallabies need 1999 World Cup-winning coach Rod Macqueen to bridge gap on All Blacks.
OPINION: Sanzaar's global expansion zeal makes Super Rugby less loveable, writes Paul Cully.
OPINION: James Broadhurst's brutal introduction to test rugby is a reminder not to get too clever.
OPINION: The Crusaders, like the other 17 teams, have to just lump it. There's no leaving it in 2017.
OPINION: All Blacks No 2 is rugby's answer to a league hooker like Cameron Smith.
The All Blacks' dominance is incredible, but wouldn't it be better if the matches were close?
GOOD SPORTS: The Turbos' win over Canterbury is one of the biggest results of the season.
OPINION: These All Blacks respect the past but are writing their own legacy, writes Phil Gifford.
OPINION: I believe we can beat the All Blacks, writes Matt Burke.
OPINION: Some directors of rugby are obsessed with how hard players can hit and couldn't give a hoot about their welfare, writes Mark Reason.
OPINION: Don't let Eddie Jones wind you up with his provocative words, but be wary of the intent behind them, writes Marc Hinton.
OPINION: England the second best in the world and would challenge the ABs, writes Paul Cully.
OPINION: South African team would have trouble closing down a tackle bag, writes Mark Reason.
It's time for the All Blacks to embrace their 'nasty' side and put these struggling South Africans to the sword, writes Marc Hinton.
OPINION: Steve Hansen stood by his man and should be proud of the way he handled his talented winger.
OPINION: It's not so much about who's in the team but how the team intends to play.
OPINION: Forget drug testing. The way Beauden Barrett is playing calls for a paranormal investigation.
OPINION: The New Zealanders like to push the envelope but they never overstep the mark.
OPINION: Although we can't weed idiots out of society altogether, we can manage how stupidity is handled.
Opinion: This is the 21st century but some parts of the rugby community haven't woken up to that.
OPINION: This column is dedicated to my daughters ... and to your daughters.
OPINION: Putting an in-house lawyer in charge of an investigation was a foolish choice.
OPINION: Chiefs' saga has more to say about rugby's attitudes towards women than anything else.
OPINION: Get out of Auckland, Lions fans, get out and don't look back.
OPINION: Those who have bleated about All Black Owen Franks being innocent do not know the law.
OPINION: Master 7s coach who made winning an art form just couldn't sustain it to the bitter end.