New Zealand Rugby

Dan Carter sets trend for All Blacks with shift to Japan

Dan Carter has arrived at his new Japan club and he is one of many Kiwis choosing Japan over the pull of large European rugby contracts.

Sport (New Zealand)

Black Ferns sevens breakdown play targeted

"They're three big assets coming back for us this World Cup campaign and I can't wait to get back on the field with them."<p>WATCH ?? #RWC7s fever is …

Sport (New Zealand)

Jack Goodhue: 'Sharks bit of a mystery' for Crusaders

Jack Goodhue reckons the Sharks "are a bit of a mystery".

Sport (New Zealand)

Crusaders Football Club :: Crusaders v Ludogorets Preview

Tuesday night sees Crusaders take on Bulgarian side Ludogorets in the 2nd Leg of the 1st Qualifying Round in the Champions League Qualifiers. Facing …


Sharks: We can beat Crusaders in Christchurch

Cape Town - <b>Sharks</b> coach <b>Robert du Preez</b> is backing his side to get the job done in Saturday's Super Rugby quarter-final against the <b>Crusaders</b> in …

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Mystery still shrouds ugly Melbourne Rebels after Amanaki Mafi granted bail in Dunedin

Australian rugby officials are still piecing together the bizarre chain of events that led to the arrest of star Rebels No 8 Amanaki Mafi in Dunedin …

Sport (New Zealand)

North Wales Crusaders leave it late to beat Newcastle Thunder 24-20 in League One

North Wales Crusaders left it late to snatch a 24-20 League One success against Newcastle Thunder, writes JOSH PAY.<p>Trailing 20-18 with minutes left, …

News (Wales)

Jordie Barrett and Ardie Savea keeping their contract options open

Ardie Savea says he and Jordie Barrett won't ever play against the Hurricanes, but that's no guarantee their futures lie in New Zealand.

Sport (New Zealand)

Crusaders lose Joe Moody for Super Rugby sudden death game against the Sharks

Loosehead prop Joe Moody is no chance to play the Sharks in the Super Rugby quarterfinal.

Sport (New Zealand)

Parks Canada - Archives

For the Week of Monday, July 16, 2018<p>On July 17, 1976, the Olympics Games began in Montréal, Quebec. During the next two weeks, more than 6,000 …

Canadian National Parks

One person dead, one critical after being swept off rocks at Auckland's notorious Muriwai Beach

01:121<p>Fundraising page set up for family slain in Perth triple-homicide: 'Her surviving children can't afford a funeral'<p>2<p>Tears for a hero: Rescued …

New Zealand

Former Chiefs assistant coach Tom Coventry off to the Blues

Former Chiefs assistant coach Tom Coventry will join the Blues coaching mix in 2019.

Sport (New Zealand)

Chiefs to play waiting game on injured crew ahead of Super Rugby quarterfinal

The Chiefs will play a waiting game on their injured players, as they prepare for their Super Rugby quarterfinal against the Hurricanes in Wellington.

Sport (New Zealand)

Charlie Ngatai going full circle back to Westpac Stadium but hopes it's not the end

Seven years ago Charlie Ngatai began his Super Rugby career at Westpac Stadium against the Chiefs; now he's hoping it won't come to an end there with …

Sport (New Zealand)

The spine-tingling moment two Welsh-Maori siblings perform haka at nain's funeral

This spine-tingling footage shows a Welsh-Maori brother and sister overcome with emotion, while performing a traditional haka at their nain’s funeral.<p>…

New Zealand

Super Rugby: Humility the winning formula for Crusaders - Ronan O'Gara

Crusaders assistant coach Ronan O'Gara has been blown away by the environment he walked into at the 2017 Super Rugby champions.<p>The 41-year-old former …

Sport (New Zealand)

Five takeaways from round 19 of Super Rugby

What we learned from the latest round of Super Rugby, according to <b>CRAIG LEWIS</b>.<p><b>Lions gain some handy momentum</b><br>The Lions could not have wished for more …

South African Rugby

World Rowing Cup III - Day three

The 2018 World Rowing Cup season concluded in Lucerne, Switzerland with New Zealand topping the medals table and Germany the overall World Cup points …

Sport (New Zealand)

Patchy Waratahs need to find their barnstorming best

Questions still hover around the Waratahs. Saturday's knockout against the Highlanders is their chance to answer them.

NSW Waratahs

Live updates: NRL - NZ Warriors vs Brisbane Broncos

Kia ora, good afternoon<p>Welcome to our live updates of the Warriors vs Broncos NRL clash in Brisbane, a game that could hold the key to the …

Sport (New Zealand)

Rugby has got issues if social media reaction becomes more relevant than the game itself

Hurricanes back Wes Goosen, right, slumps after being collected high by the Chiefs' Johnny Fa'auli.<p><b>OPINION:</b> We'll let Hurricanes chief executive Avan …

Sport (New Zealand)

The Hurricanes' forwards simply have to stand up this week

If Beauden Barrett and the Hurricanes have any tricks up their sleeve, now would be a good time to reveal them.<p>What do the Bulls, Crusaders, …

Sport (New Zealand)

Chiefs coach Colin Cooper looks to curtail 'boredom' of basics ahead of quarterfinal

Chiefs coach Colin Cooper liked what he saw from his side against the Hurricanes, mostly.<p>The youth of today - they have a bit to answer for, don't …

Sport (New Zealand)

Chiefs midfielder Johnny Fa'auli gets six-week ban for high shot on Wes Goosen

Wes Goosen feels the full force of Johnny Fa'auli in Hamilton on Friday.<p>Chiefs midfielder Johnny Fa'auli has been banned for six weeks for a …

Sport (New Zealand)

Sevens teams hit the Major League with San Francisco Giants visit

New Zealand's sevens teams are hosted by the San Francisco Giants this week ahead of their World Cup knockout tournament.<p>New Zealand's rugby sevens …

Sport (New Zealand)

Armed Offenders Squad shut down streets in Pukete

Armed police shut down streets in suburban Hamilton on Sunday evening.

New Zealand

Mystery of the vanishing All Black

FOR 40 years, he roamed the vast expanses of the interior, drifting from one job to the next, a big man of few words who kept his eyes low and his …

Sport (New Zealand)

What is a haka dance?

Iconic dance of New Zealand's rugby team is part of their identity.<p>In sports, there are plenty of ways to intimidate and distract opposing teams. But …

U.S. Dept. of Defense

International rugby league: Inward looking Australia needs to think global

This week Australia announced its plans for all international fixtures and competitions from 2019 onwards. It’s been met with mixed reception. People …

Great Britain

Injury clouds loom over Kieran Read, Ryan Crotty after Crusaders hammer Blues

The Crusaders will be sweating over the fitness of duo Kieran Read and Ryan Crotty, both having left the field with injuries in last night's 54-17 …

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