The Crusaders have advanced to the Super Rugby final beating the Sharks convincingly at home.
Former All Black, Kevin Skinner is farewelled by friends and family having passed away aged 86
Don Clarke talks about Kevin Skinner's infamous fight with Jaap Bekker in the third test of the historic 1956 Springbok tour of New Zealand.
All Blacks centre Ma'a Nonu spoke to the media today about his return to Wellington and departure from Auckland.
Tepai Moeroa has been compared with cross-code superstar Sonny Bill Williams and is being courted by the Chiefs and Waratahs.
All Blacks management will be nervous as Super Rugby resumes over the next two weeks, with four physically demanding local derbies on the horizon.
Heading into the third test with England, All Black skipper Richie McCaw says the team is motivated to make it a test series clean sweep.
The All Black's are hoping to hit top gear this Saturday in Hamilton in the final test against England.
Veteran All Black centre Conrad Smith is out of the third test with England being played in Hamilton on Saturday.
While the second test against England saw an improved All Black performance, both Steve Hansen and Richie McCaw believe there is a long way to go.
A collection of the biggest hits from round 16 of Super Rugby.
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has withdrawn Kieran Read from Saturday night's opening test against England.
Israel Dagg's try saving tackle in the final minute gave the Crusaders a valuable away win over the Highlanders.
A late surge by the Blues came too late as the Sharks win 29-23 at North Harbour Stadium.
Hurricanes players receive special jerseys supporting Plunket for their match against the Chiefs this weekend.
The biggest and best hits and tackles from round 14 of Super Rugby.
The All Black Sevens team have arrived home with a twelfth world championship trophy
Sacred Heart College prop Taniela Tupou celebrated his 18th birthday with an impressive first half hat-trick of tries against Kelston Boys' High School.
Despite the Chiefs lack of form, Blues coach Sir John Kirwan says they're expecting the defending champions to pose a threat.
Blues coach Sir John Kirwan has rewarded in-form 21-year old winger Lolagi Visinia with his fourth consecutive start.
The Chiefs are preparing for a rugged derby battle against the Blues at Taranaki's Yarrow Stadium on Friday night.
Referee Steve Walsh blows a number of controversial penalties during the Hurricanes loss to the Waratahs.
Reds first-five Quade Cooper will be stepping up for his 100th game as the Blues look to notch up consecutive wins.
Steve Tew talks about Super Rugby expansion
Hurricanes captain Conrad Smith believes Super Rugby administrators have probably made the right call with the competition restructure.
The All Black sevens team is unquestionably the best in the world but it takes hard work, dedication and a willingness to evolve to remain top of an ever-more competitive heap.
Former NRL star Benji Marshall has confirmed his mid-season departure from the Blues.
The Blues have refrained from commenting on the possible departure of Benji Marshall, but halfback Piri Weepu says it will be sad if he does go.
Chiefs back Gareth Anscombe is ready to fill the boots of injured star first-five Aaron Cruden.
Hurricanes coach Mark Hammett announced he won't stick around for future seasons.
Flanker Steven Luatua has fast become the Blues 'Mr Fix-it' after a series of injuries has seen him rotated around the forward pack.
Blues midfielder Francis Saili has recovered from a foot injury, and is expected to return against the Brumbies.
The NZRU have confirmed All Blacks Cory Jane and Israel Dagg were under the influence of sleeping pills during a night out during the 2011 RWC.
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