Rugby Championship: News, Analysis, Fixtures, Results

Consensus vote; NZ Rugby fans OK with 'that' result

Consensus vote; NZ Rugby fans OK with ‘that’ result

The Consensus vote is in..... NZ Rugby fans are OK with 'that' result from The Rugby Championship clash last Saturday night. OK because, it...
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...
Time is now for Richie Mo'unga - NZLvARG

Time is now for Richie Mo’unga – NZLvARG

Few players call out so loudly for a starting Test spot, than Richie Mo'unga. The Crusaders and Canterbury first-five is very much proven in...
Springbok Selection Options

Rassie Erasmus Springbok Selection Options

After suffering a disappointing loss to Los Pumas in Argentina, Rassie Erasmus’s Springbok selection options raise more questions than answers. Springbok Selection Options The SOS Erasmus...
The Neck Roll Tackle controversy; is it a Safe Tactic in Rugby

The Neck Roll Tackle controversy; is it a Safe Tactic in...

In the tackle area, pressure, strength and forces collide. The gladiatorial, most confrontational area of the game where onfield fitness and training technique are...
Angus Ta'avau - Taking opportunity as it knocks

Angus Ta’avau – Taking opportunity as it knocks

Angus Ta'avau, struggling Blues player, to a Waratahs & Chiefs Super Rugby player, is now taking opportunity as it 'knocks' when the All Blacks come calling
Complaints? Few complaints about Beauden Barrett after Eden Park display

Complaints? Few complaints about Beauden Barrett after Eden Park display

From the very first minute, it looked like Beauden Barrett had the ball on a string. In rugby parlance, that means he had a...
James Lash: Heartland Rugby everything he enjoys about the Game

Super Saturday: Heartland Championship begins, Black Ferns/All Blacks test matches

Another weekend, and another Super Saturday. Fans find that the Heartland Championship begins, along with the crucial Black Ferns/All Blacks test matches
Second Bledisloe Cup test, includes another 100-cap All Black

Second Bledisloe Cup Test includes another 100-cap All Black

As teams are announced for the second Bledisloe Cup Test match this Saturday night, the list of players includes another 100-cap All Black, in...