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Head Coach Fa’alogo Tana Umaga has named an impressively experienced rugby side, naming Manu Samoa international and Crusaders f…

Online Editors
03 Dec, 2:15

With the announcement of the 2021 Super Rugby squads set for December 1, opportunities for Kiwi rugby fans to catch a glimpse of t…

Alex McLeod
06 Nov, 20:37

Hawke's Bay are one game closer to keeping the Ranfurly Shield locked away in Napier over the summer.

Online Editors
24 Oct, 17:59

The man set to replace Warren Gatland almost produced one of the greatest upsets of the modern era.

Tom Vinicombe
21 Oct, 19:18

If Otago are to have any chance of bringing the Ranfurly Shield back to Dunedin this weekend, it would be hard to imagine Josh Ioa…

Alex McLeod
25 Sep, 3:01

Promising rookie wing Freedom Vahaakolo has been named to start for Otago after impressing at grassroots level across multiple com…

Alex McLeod
17 Sep, 22:11

Aaron Smith’s long-awaited return to the green and white jersey will be via the bench when the Turbos take on Northland in Whang…

Online Editors
11 Sep, 0:56

Who was Super Rugby Aotearoa's MVP? What about rookie, coach, try and match of the year? And who are our experts backing to win ne…

Online Editors
19 Aug, 2:39

The official team had no place for current All Black halfback Aaron Smith, who is widely regarded as being in the form of his life…

Online Editors
18 Aug, 18:21

Super Rugby Aotearoa came to a close on Saturday when the Highlanders and Hurricanes played out an entertaining clash in Dunedin. …

Alex McLeod
16 Aug, 2:31

The all-conquering All Blacks headed to Jo'burg confident of a win over the Springboks but on a fateful World Cup day in 1995, the…

Owain Jones
24 Jun, 14:00

While Aaron Cruden will be pumped to take the field for the Chiefs when Super Rugby Aotearoa kicks off in June, he still needs to …

Tom Vinicombe
19 May, 22:58

Nehe Milner-Skudder has turned down an offer to return to the Hurricanes in favour of a contract with the Highlanders.

Online Editors
12 May, 20:33

The current, widespread suspension of rugby across the globe is forcing a massive re-think of how the game is administered, organi…

Tom Vinicombe
30 Apr, 1:37

The ‘Incomparables’ the All Blacks were dubbed afterwards, having avenged all sorts of history en route to that first away ser…

Hamish Bidwell
24 Mar, 20:57

Under the stewardship of Jamie Joseph and Tony Brown, the Highlanders emerged from Super Rugby cellar-dwellers to genuine title co…

Alex McLeod
13 Dec, 23:42