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...
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...
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...
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....
Farah Palmer Cup

Farah Palmer Cup the Perfect Testing Ground for Women’s Rugby

From it's foundation, the women's game of rugby is emerging from the shadow of the traditional viewpoint. Not an unnecessary distraction, not the realm...
Mitre 10 Cup Rd 8 - Otago v Bay of Plenty

New Zealand Domestic Rugby Competitions Reach Their Final Round

After nine weeks, the short window for New Zealand domestic rugby competitions has reaches their final round. For the Mitre 10 Cup, Heartland Championship and...
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...
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...