Kaino Blow: Just as it appeared Jerome Kaino was re-establishing himself as one of New Zealand’s front line backrowers, the Blues blindside has incurred... READ FULL STORY
Jonathan Kaplan suggests that referees are “finally beginning to understand what needs to be done” to eliminate what he describes as the All Blacks’ “marginal tactics under pressure”....
Scanning the front pages of Monday's national newspapers and seeing the joyous pictures of England's World Cup-winning women's rugby team, I couldn't have been alone in thinking: "You're gonna need a bigger trophy." The diminutive cup held aloft by ...
The 31-year-old was on board United Airlines Flight 93 travelling from Newark to San Francisco. When al-Qaeda terrorists hijacked the flight, the rugby player called his mum and told her the plane had been taken over by some guys who said they had a ...
''She said, 'I know nothing about rugby but when I saw that player of yours lift that New Zealand player as he approached the line and drove him back, I thought this must be a special team'. It was the most telling comment that was made that night.''.
“From someone who thought women shouldn't play rugby at all to then say he'd rather watch that than French club rugby shows how far we've come. He genuinely said that, he wasn't saying it to butter me up. He's been very clear in the past that he ...
"We are delighted to once again be in a position to host Munster Rugby in the Aviva Stadium on Saturday, 4th October and those tickets go on sale today at 2pm to the general public but we are also launching a new demand based model for ticket sales.
One of University's heroes in the Brisbane Premier Rugby grand final win over Sunnybank last weekend, Parker's fearless running has earned him a starting spot for Thursday night's NRC opener against Sydney Stars at the scene of that thrilling triumph ...
International Rugby Board (IRB) President Bernard Lapasset described the debut of rugby sevens at the Youth Olympics as a "huge moment" for the sport and said IOC President Thomas Bach had been impressed by the quality on show in Nanjing.
Rugby is a brutal sport. It rewards power and toughness. Collisions and crunching tackles regularly leave players with bloody noses, black eyes and broken bones. The sport's rawness is on full display on a bright but blustery Saturday morning in early ...
There were nine fabulous days at the end of winter last year. Otago reclaimed the Ranfurly Shield after a 56-year wait. Rugby writer Steve Hepburn walks down memory lane to relive those days, ahead of another challenge this Saturday.Hamilton is too ...
The 39-year-old lock recently confirmed he wouldn't be playing next year's Super Rugby campaign with the Highlanders. He was set to join Leicester at the end of next month. ''He is 39 years old but he wants to play for another season,'' Tigers rugby ...
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