Mitre10 Cup Trial Laws Abandoned by World Rugby

The news that World Rugby won’t be taking the trial laws being used in the Mitre 10 Cup any further; in their current form,...
DMcK USA

MCXM V: USA Rugby Weekend in Chicago and North Harbour 2016 Championship

With the New Year fast approaching, Last Word On Rugby are reflecting back on a fine year. From the highly successful USA Rugby Weekend...
New Zealand All Blacks Captain's Run

All Blacks to Play in Mitre 10 Cup

After the high-energy output during The Rugby Championship, many leading All Blacks have been afforded a release from the All Blacks camp. Free now...
Mitre 10 Cup Rd 3 - Bay of Plenty v Otago

NZ Rugby Grandstand–Week Three Mitre 10 Cup

The matches are coming thick-and-fast in this years Mitre 10 Cup. With mid-week Wednesday night games beginning, it built on a great start to...
Farah Palmer Cup Final - Counties Manukau v Auckland

Women Take a Prime Position in New Zealand Rugby

New Zealand has produced some fine rugby players, and had some great performances over 2016. The game is varied, with society today more fairly...
Mitre 10 Cup Rd 9 - Counties Manukau v Canterbury

NZ Rugby Grandstand–Week Nine Mitre 10 Cup

In last weeks edition of the NZ Rugby Grandstand column, the challenge was who might be in line to make the knock-out stages. In...
Argentina v New Zealand - The Rugby Championship

Damian McKenzie Achieves All Black Dream

Widely-touted as a star of the future, Damian McKenzie has survived his first appearance for the All Blacks and can now continue to grow...
Heartland Meads Cup - South Canterbury v Buller

Heartland Championship–Grassroots Grand Final

For some provincial rugby fans, the 7:35pm kick-offs are for 'big city' rugby fans. More suited to Super Rugby than Heartland Championship--for these loyal...

NZ Rugby Grandstand – Week Five Mitre 10 Cup

This week, it is nearing mid-season of the Mitre 10 Cup. With the 14 sides broken into two-tiers; Premiership and Championship, the nine round...
CANvOTA

NZ Rugby Grandstand – Week Six Mitre 10 Cup

They say luck comes in 'threes' and the Mitre 10 Cup celebrated plenty this week. That is 'hatrick of tries' and four players obliterated...