Richie McCaw inspired Dan Carter's break

The spring in Richie McCaw's step in July convinced Dan Carter about the value of a break from rugby. Hence, one All Blacks great will follow in the footsteps of another when Carter takes his sixth-month...

Richie McCaw inspired Dan Carter's break

The spring in Richie McCaw's step in July convinced Dan Carter about the value of a break from rugby. Hence, one All Blacks great will follow in the footsteps of another when Carter takes his sixth-month...

Counties Manukau confident for ITM Cup

Counties Manukau are confident they will make a successful transition into the ITM Cup's Premiership division due to the increased Super Rugby experience in their squad. The Steelers gained promotion...

The 2013 Super Rugby season Anchorman awards

Using some memorable quotes from ‘Anchorman: the Legend of Ron Burgundy’, it’s time to dish out some awards for the 2013 Super Rugby season. Anchorman is peak Will Ferrell. Every comedic actor...

Glen Larmer: Chiefs light up poor Super Rugby season

Follow Glen on Twitter @RoaringMedia and on Facebook facebook. com/roaringmediaWe waited almost six months for it to come alive. Week after week we waited and waited. Then finally, just as the Super...

Team of the Tournament: It's here

It required much debate and digging back into the archives, but we have finally managed to produce our famous Team of the Tournament. You would have expected the two-time champion Chiefs to provide...

Weepu dumped by All Blacks

World Cup hero Piri Weepu has been dumped from the All Blacks for the Rugby Championship as coach Steve Hansen looks to the future. Uncapped Hurricanes player TJ Perenara’s call up alongside fellow...

Hansen: Piri Weepu just not up to speed

Piri Weepu's axing from the All Blacks is all about speed, and now he faces a race against time to save his international career. Weepu doesn't fit into All Blacks' up-tempo style of play...

Piri Weepu dumped by All Blacks

Rugby World Cup hero Piri Weepu has been dumped from the All Blacks for the Rugby Championship as coach Steve Hansen looks to the future. Uncapped Hurricanes player TJ Perenara's call up alongside...

No dynasties just more hard work ahead for the Chiefs

The Waikato Chiefs will take a couple of days and drink a couple of beers before beginning the hard work of extending their hegemony over southern hemsiphere provincial rugby for a third successive year,...

Ultimate guide to Super Rugby final - Fox Sports

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The two standout teams in the competition – who didn't play each other in the regular season – will face off at ANZ Stadium for the right to be crowned Super Rugby champions. It's a match-up rich on history and one completely dominated by the Crusaders.

Mallett slams 'boring' and 'unattractive' South Africa rugby - ESPNScrum.com

Mallett slams 'boring' and 'unattractive' South Africa rugby - ESPNScrum.com

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After just scraping through a home qualifying final against the Hurricanes, cracks began to show in the Sharks defence and game plan. But it was the Crusaders near perfect performance over the Sharks in Christchurch that illustrated the holes in the ...

Woodcock facing possible shoulder surgery - sportal.co.nz

Woodcock facing possible shoulder surgery - sportal.co.nz

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All Blacks coach Steve Hansen confirmed the 33-year-old loosehead prop would miss the start of the Rugby Championship, which kicks off with the trans-Tasman battle in Sydney on August 16, when he named his 31-man squad on Monday. But if the veteran ...

Super Rugby Round 18 Preview: Crusaders vs Blues - Sportal.com.au

Super Rugby Round 18 Preview: Crusaders vs Blues - Sportal.com.au

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The Crusaders were unimpressive against the Hurricanes and it's a puzzle why Carter is not playing at first-five. But it's rare the Crusaders play so badly two games in a row. The seven-time champions also need to win if they want to push for a top-two ...

Kurtley Beale celebrates a try for the Waratahs, against the Reds earlier this ... - Perth Now

Kurtley Beale celebrates a try for the Waratahs, against the Reds earlier this ... - Perth Now

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May 11, 2002: Enjoying their best ever Super 12 season the Waratahs were flying high ahead of top-of-the-table clash with the all-conquering Crusaders in Christchurch. It turned out to be a horror trip ... May 13, 2006: Just hours before their final ...

Carter back in All Blacks squad - Independent Online

Carter back in All Blacks squad - Independent Online

They return for the All Blacks defence of the Rugby Championship Ä which also involves Australia, South Africa and Argentina Ä at the expense of Canterbury Crusaders trio Colin Slade, Ryan Crotty and Matt Todd. ... Backs: Aaron Smith (Otago Highlanders ...

Dan Carter recalled to All Blacks squad - ESPNScrum.com

Dan Carter recalled to All Blacks squad - ESPNScrum.com

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But the headline selection is that of Steven Luatua ahead of Victor Vito after the Hurricanes captain had been preferred for the series against England due to his strong Super Rugby season. Luatua was omitted from ... the Blues in Super Rugby. Charles ...

Dan Carter is back in the All Blacks squad. Source: Getty Images - Courier Mail

Dan Carter is back in the All Blacks squad. Source: Getty Images - Courier Mail

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They return for the All Blacks defence of the Rugby Championship — which also involves Australia, South Africa and Argentina — at the expense of Canterbury Crusaders trio Colin Slade, Ryan Crotty and Matt Todd. Wellington Hurricanes loose forward ...

Player's family 'blown away' - Stuff.co.nz

Player's family 'blown away' - Stuff.co.nz

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Manville has had messages and visits from rugby players such as Andy Ellis, Sam Whitelock, Beauden Barrett and Conrad Smith, as well as receiving signed Hurricanes and Crusaders jerseys. The dinner and auction, organised by the Manawatu Rugby ...

All Black Carter returns for Rugby Championship - Rugbyweek.com

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The squad features representation across all New Zealand's Super Rugby teams with three Highlanders players, eight Crusaders, seven Hurricanes, five Chiefs and eight Blues, while ten provinces are represented, led by Auckland and Canterbury (seven ...

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Teams P W D L P+/- Pts
Chiefs 16 12 0 4 458/364 66
Bulls 16 12 0 4 448/330 63
ACT Brumbies 16 10 2 4 430/295 60
Crusaders 16 11 0 5 446/307 60
Queensland Reds 16 10 2 4 321/296 58
Cheetahs 16 10 0 6 382/358 54
Stormers 16 9 0 7 346/292 50
Sharks 16 8 0 8 384/305 48
NSW Waratahs 16 8 0 8 411/371 45
Blues 16 6 0 10 347/364 44
Hurricanes 16 6 0 10 386/457 41
Melbourne Rebels 16 5 0 11 382/515 37
Western Force 16 4 1 11 267/366 31
Highlanders 16 3 0 13 374/496 29
Southern Kings 16 3 1 12 298/564 24

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