Rugby Highlights of 2019 - LWOR top ten

Rugby Highlights 2019 – LWOR top ten

When compiling our list of Rugby Highlights, all the contributions were both personal, and a mix of popular and particular. Just like every rugby-conversation...
Big week in New Zealand Rugby; new head coach and ASB Rugby Awards

Big week in New Zealand Rugby; new head coach and ASB Rugby Awards

As the details emerge, it has been a big week in New Zealand Rugby; there has been the announcement of a new head coach...
Canterbury v Auckland final in 2019 Farah Palmer Cup

Canterbury v Auckland final in 2019 Farah Palmer Cup

With the traditional 'north versus south' fixture of Canterbury v Auckland scheduled in the final of the 2019 Farah Palmer Cup, women's rugby will...
2019 Farah Palmer Cup set to be the 'Best Ever'

2019 Farah Palmer Cup set to be the ‘Best Ever’

After months of waiting, the schedule for the 2019 Farah Palmer Cup has been released. And acknowledging the growth of the women's game across the...
Women's Final clashes of 2018 Farah Palmer Cup go the way of favourites

Women’s Final clashes of 2018 Farah Palmer Cup go the way of favourites

When the women's final clashes of the 2018 Farah Palmer Cup were played this weekend, the results went the way of the favourites
New Zealand Domestic Rugby builds toward major Semifinals

New Zealand Domestic Rugby builds toward major Semifinals

After the final regulation season game was concluded on Sunday, New Zealand Domestic Rugby is building toward the major Semifinals for all men's and women's...
'Wahine Round' of Farah Palmer Cup and Mitre 10 Cup celebrate milestone for Women

‘Wahine Round’ of Farah Palmer Cup/Mitre 10 Cup celebrate milestone for Women

125 years ago, New Zealand led the world in recognizing women, when the government of the day legalized the rights of women, to vote....
Super Saturday: Rugby Union and Rugby League overload

Super Saturday: Rugby Union and Rugby League overload

It is not often that Rugby Union and Rugby League fans have such conflicting match schedules, as they do on this Super Saturday. With...
Women's rugby set to hold the ball during Super Saturday

Women’s rugby set to hold the ball during Super Saturday

Now that provincial rugby competitions have been up and running in NZ and South Africa, it's the time when women's rugby are set to...
Mitre 10 Cup Rugby brings the game to the nation

Mitre 10 Cup Rugby brings the game to the nation

Like other provincial championships, bringing the game home to the nation is the point-of-difference. The emphasis on the heartland and 'grassroots rugby' is where...