Black Sox management have admitted they were unaware three players recently named to the national softball team played baseball last weekend, after previously stating any softballer playing the rival sport would be barred from the Black Sox.
It will be the end of an era at Twickenham next weekend when Steve Hansen and Graham Henry coach the Barbarians against the Wallabies.
New Zealand's best male triathlete is on the verge on retirement but he wants a gold medal to bow out with.
New Zealand's World Cup-winning coaches are in demand, with Wayne Smith helping oversee a southern hemisphere team in a major charity match at Twickenham next month.
A new era at the World Cup-winning All Blacks brings with it the inevitable question: Will the new head coach stick with his best players, who will be on a slow decline, or will he opt for young up-and-coming talent?
The Phoenix's uninspired and ugly Friday night performance simply isn't good enough.