Womans Six Nations

Women’s Six Nations 2018: What to Expect

It’s all to play for once again in this year’s Women's Six Nations. In this post-Rugby World Cup year, there will be less pressure...
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...
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...
Black Ferns RWC

World Rugby Awards 2017 Recognize Women’s XV World Cup Winners

The awards winners have taken their bows, paparazzi have zoomed in on all the VIP guests and the champagne glasses were never empty--all this...
HARvCAN (2)

Major Semifinals This Weekend Across All NZ Domestic Competitions

It will be 'rugby overload' come Saturday, with major semifinals this weekend across all NZ domestic competitions. The penultimate round in fact; with Mitre...
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...
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...
England Red Roses v Scotland Women - RBS Six Nations

Women’s Six Nations Rugby must turn Professional to maximize TV exposure

This years’ men's Six Nations will long be revered for its brutal competitiveness, when Scotland pierced the hopes of two home nations. Italy employed...

Will Bonus Points work in this year’s Women’s Six Nations?

‘Losing’ bonus points in the 2017 Women’s Six Nations will certainly provide a new dynamic for crunch fixtures. But more significantly, they could end up favouring the more successful nations as opposed to ironing out the differences between the big three and bottom three – which could simply threaten to become even greater.
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...