OPINION: Don't call 'em chokers, but it's been a while since the Crusaders lifted the trophy, writes Marc Hinton.
OPINION: Our writers debate whether the seven-time world champion Black Sox receive enough plaudits.
OPINION: Playoff appearances mark another year of success for the Kiwi teams, just not the Blues.
OPINION: Gung-ho batting only works against mediocre teams on flat wickets, Michael Vaughan writes.
OPINION: Pick men who want to bleed for the Origin cause, not just the best players, writes Peter FitzSimons.
OPINION: Another Dugan and Ferguson drinking sideshow is no surprise, considering past form.
OPINION: Despite that red card SBW's underlying form was improving, writes Paul Cully.
OPINION: Jordie Barrett has the chance to cement his place as Super Rugby player of the year, writes Marc Hinton.
OPINION: England blunder with their roller-coaster approach and get thrashed, writes former opening bat Geoff Boycott.
OPINION: Return reminds us what a joy the Lions series was, and shows the value of top reffing.
OPINION: Old heads in team could prove crucial in Super Rugby playoffs, writes Richard Knowler.
OPINION: Money doesn't buy you style, class or a vocabulary, writes Andrew Webster.
OPINION: Giving a well-rested Ben Smith even more time off might seem odd, but it's a big win in a vast war.
OPINION: Shaun Johnson might be out for the season, but he was taking the Warriors nowhere this year anyway.
OPINION: Win or lose the Wimbledon final, the Swiss maestro has again proved he's the greatest.
OPINION: Last Saturday's test score has drawn the wrath of experts and critics alike.
OPINION: The question must be asked: has Super Rugby run its course, writes Paul Cully.
OPINION: The Crusaders hopes of winning the Super Rugby title could rely on one thing. Beating the Hurricanes in Wellington.
OPINION: Two NSW legends can make Origin fun again for the Blues, writes Andrew Webster.
OPINION: The All Blacks might have passed high noon as Lions show the way, writes Peter FitzSimons.
OPINION: Are interest levels still high, or has Super Rugby lost its lustre?
OPINION: Blues sit alongside Cubs, Netherlands and Greg Norman in locker room of the damned, writes Malcolm Knox.
OPINION: The Lions are desperate to finish off the All Blacks at any cost.
OPINION: These players could make the difference at the 2019 Rugby World Cup, writes Paul Cully.
OPINION: Is Netball New Zealand's national premiership already in early trouble after one season?
OPINION: There's a big marketing job to be done - we'll need to appeal to Kiwi hearts and minds the way Sir Peter did.
OPINION: The referee didn't give the All Blacks butterfingers.
God forbid the Lions concept is ever shelved, its at the core of what many love about sport, says Kevin Norquay.
OPINION: After a less than stellar series, Marc Hinton runs the rule over the NZ effort.
OPINION: NZ Rugby to take off the blinkers after Warren Gatland opened up many Kiwi rugby fans' eyes.