Former Lions captain and coach John Dawes may have tempted rugby fate before a famous defeat 40 years ago.
The team included All Blacks players but in the Otago forwards, two farmers were crucial in beating the British Lions.
After his father's All Blacks cap was lost in a devastating fire, he was presented with a replacement honouring his legacy.
Timaru mayor issues a challenge to the Lions in response to historic "tumbleweed" claims.
There were fisticuffs galore when the British and Irish Lions played Canterbury in 1971.
Rarely has a piece of clothing come to mean so much to Kiwis as the distinctive All Blacks Jersey.
The Lions' arrival in Whangarei promises old-style billeting, post-match beers – and memories of the triple-scissors move.
For a little rural club that just manages to field one senior team a year, the Waikaia Rugby Club punches above its weight.
Historian wants to shine a light on the often-neglected history of rugby league in NZ.
The research proves it. This year's crop is the "most dominant All Blacks side of all time". Well, since World War II anyway.
Walter "Wally" Argus was the oldest living All Black and remained a humble man throughout his 95 years.
Canterbury's Ranfurly Shield novices were not short of advice before their successful challenge
Ranfurly Shield beers "replaced by a few milkshakes" as Canterbury strive for second road win.
Wales seek a historic victory on New Zealand and their first win against the All Blacks since 1953 in this month's three-test series.
Two Blenheim rugby clubs have a battle for territory.