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...
2018 ASB New Zealand Rugby Awards

2017 ASB New Zealand Rugby Awards Ceremony – December 14

...and the winner is? That is a statement will be announced many times on Thursday night, when the 2018 ASB New Zealand Rugby Awards...
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...
Black Ferns Women's XV - the 'Best of the Best' in 2017

Black Ferns Women’s XV – the ‘Best of the Best’ in 2017

Hailed by World Rugby as their Team of the Year, the awards and applause continue for the Black Ferns Women's XV. Last night, they...
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...
Black Ferns RWC

New Zealand Rugby establish Professional Contracts with Black Ferns Players

In 'breaking new ground' New Zealand Rugby has established professional contracts with Black Ferns players, to herald new opportunities in professional performance and gender equality....
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...
2018 Farah Palmer Cup - 12th team makes for biggest competition ever

2018 Farah Palmer Cup – 12th team makes for biggest competition ever

The inclusion of Taranaki boosts the 2018 Farah Palmer Cup competition by one to 12 teams this season, as NZR and Sky commit to increased coverage
Southern hemisphere rugby

Wage cuts/new competitions considered by Southern Hemisphere rugby

Southern Hemisphere rugby has had to endure a period of change in the last month. Not battered to the same degree as Europe has,...
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...