1. Sonny Bill Williams' Exemption Shows Hypocrisy of NZRU

    Sonny Bill Williams has not even returned to New Zealand rugby yet, but the predictable controversy has begun earlier than expected...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about 5 days ago 560 reads 2 comments

  2. Matfield, Alberts Return for Boks

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 5 days ago 121 reads 0 comments

  3. Premiership Clubs to Play During RWC?

    Premiership Rugby has threatened to continue with their league programme during next year's World Cup unless a deal can be reached with the RFU.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 6 days ago 44 reads 0 comments

  4. Ten All Blacks Released for ITM Cup

    New Zealand's coaching team have released 10 players from their squad to play in the third round of the ITM Cup.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 6 days ago 104 reads 0 comments

  5. Sonny Bill Williams Set to Play in End-of-Year Tour

    Cross-code star Sonny Bill Williams has been granted special dispensation to be included in the All Blacks' end-of-year tour squad...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 6 days ago 103 reads 0 comments

  6. Biggest Hits in World Rugby for Week of August 18-24

    Both the Rugby Championship and ITM Cup competitions continued their rampages in front of the rugby spotlight this weekend as the sport's attentions remain fixed on matters south of the equator...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 6 days ago 2,270 reads 0 comments

  7. Sexton to Return to Leinster with Four-Year Contract

    The Irish Independent understands that the Lions fly-half has reached an agreement with the IRFU and the province on a four-year contract from the start of the 2015/16 campaign...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 6 days ago 67 reads 0 comments

  8. NZ Suspend Matchday Fireworks

    New Zealand rugby chiefs on Monday suspended all pre-match fireworks as authorities investigate an accident at Eden Park on Saturday that left three people injured...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 6 days ago 65 reads 0 comments

  9. Pathetic: No Brains, No Balls, No Ticker

    From the ultimate lost opportunity in Sydney to a diabolical lost weekend in Auckland, and all the momentum, all the genuine excitement in the Australian football scene, generated by ...

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  10. Best XV from Second Weekend of Rugby Championship

    The second week of The Rugby Championship served up a pair of thrilling matches. In Auckland, the All Blacks decimated Australia with a devastating display of fast, flowing rugby...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 6 days ago 1,407 reads 3 comments

  11. McKenzie Forecasts Selection Shake-Up After Wallabies' Embarrassing 51-20 Loss

    DEFLATED Wallabies boss Ewen McKenzie has forecast a selection shake-up with James Horwill and Tevita Kuridrani most likely to be recalled to stem the bleeding from the embarrassing Bledisloe Cup debacle in Auckland...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 6 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  12. Welsh Rugby Peace Deal to Last Until 2020 Expected to Be Finalised

    Political differences between WRU and Regions have been overcome, with announcement due on Wednesday or Thursday.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 7 days ago 267 reads 0 comments

  13. Peace at Last in Wales?

    The Welsh Rugby Union and the four regions are expected to next week confirm a new Participation Agreement has been signed which will see an end to the impasse in talks between the two parties...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 7 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  14. Fears Wallaby Pat McCabe's Career over After Third Neck Injury

    There are genuine fears ACT Brumbies warrior Pat McCabe's career is over after the hard-nosed star suffered his third neck injury in less than two years on Saturday night.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 7 days ago 111 reads 0 comments

  15. De Villiers Praises Role of the Bench

    South Africa skipper Jean de Villiers admitted his side have work to do in the scrum but praised the role of the bench in the wake of their 33-31 win over Argentina in Salta on Saturday...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 7 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  16. NZRU Apologise for Fireworks Injuries

    The New Zealand Rugby Union (NZRU) apologised on Sunday to spectators injured by fireworks before a Rugby Championship game in Auckland.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 7 days ago 447 reads 0 comments

  17. Neck Fear for McCabe

    Australia wing Pat McCabe suffered a recurrence of his neck injury against New Zealand and is a doubt for the rest of the Rugby Championship...

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  18. Crotty Blow Hits All Blacks

    New Zealand centre Ryan Crotty has been ruled out for four weeks after fracturing a facial bone during the weekend's win over the Wallabies...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Emilio Gonzales about 7 days ago 50 reads 0 comments

  19. Argentina vs. South Africa: Winners and Losers from Rugby Championship

    A valiant effort from the home side saw Argentina lose to South Africa 33-31 in Salta on Saturday, as Daniel Hourcade's men missed out on what would have been a maiden win over the Springboks...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 7 days ago 2,546 reads 0 comments

  20. Argentina vs. South Africa: Score and Recap from Rugby Championship 2014

    South Africa maintained their 100 percent start to the 2014 Rugby Championship on Saturday, as they tiptoed past Argentina in a thriller in Salta...

    Stuart Newman Written by Stuart Newman about 7 days ago 1,105 reads 2 comments

  21. Steyn Breaks Pumas' Hearts

    South Africa survived a massive scare to secure back-to-back victories over Argentina thanks to a 33-31 triumph in Salta...

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  22. Live Rugby Championship: Argentina vs. South Africa

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 7 days ago 81 reads 0 comments

  23. WP Hold off Spirited Golden Lions

    Western Province retained their unbeaten status after notching a 27-14 victory over the Golden Lions in Cape Town on Saturday.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 7 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  24. Ndungane Double Defeats Kings

    The Bulls bounced back for their first win in this year's Currie Cup competition with a 30-25 victory over the Kings at Loftus.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 8 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  25. Queensland Reds Set to Unveil James O'Connor as New Signing on Friday Night

    THERE will be no curfew clause in the new contract of wayward spirit James O'Connor when his tantalising route back to the Wallabies begins when he officially becomes the Queensland Reds big signing on Friday...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 8 days ago 187 reads 0 comments