New Zealand

Ioane brothers sign long-term contract with New Zealand Rugby and Blues

New Zealand Rugby has confirmed that Rieko and Akira Ioane have signed new deals with the national board, Blues and Auckland Rugby.
21 September 2018

Springboks defeat All Blacks despite some tough refereeing decisions

Wade Cox looks back at South Africa's stunning win against New Zealand in the Rugby Championship, but believes there were question marks about some refereeing decisions.
18 September 2018

South Africa make progress in World Rugby Rankings

South Africa have made progress in the World Rugby Rankings following their 34-36 victory over New Zealand in the recently concluded round of the Rugby Championship in Wellington.
18 September 2018

Steve Hansen defends Beauden Barrett despite his missed conversions in defeat against Springboks

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has come in support of fly-half Beauden Barrett despite his poor goal-kicking in the recently concluded Rugby Championship clash against Springboks in Wellington.
17 September 2018

New Zealand suffer another injury blow with Liam Squire to miss remainder of Rugby Championship

New Zealand have suffered another injury setback in their ongoing Rugby Championship campaign with Liam Squire joining the causality list.
17 September 2018

South Africa stun New Zealand with a 34-36 win in Wellington

South Africa managed to bring their ongoing Rugby Championship campaign back on track after they edged out New Zealand 34-36 in the round four of the competition in Wellington on Saturday.
15 September 2018

South Africa name Handre Pollard at fly-half for game against All Blacks

South Africa head coach Rassie Erasmus has named fly-half Handre Pollard for the upcoming Rugby Championship clash against New Zealand to be played in Wellington.
14 September 2018

New Zealand receive Ryan Crotty and Rieko Ioane boost

New Zealand have received a major boost ahead of their upcoming Rugby Championship clash against South Africa in Wellington with Ryan Crotty and Rieko Ioane returning to the matchday squad.
13 September 2018

Australia reduce gap over England in World Rugby Rankings after win over South Africa

Australia have narrowed their gap over England in the World Rugby Rankings following their 23-18 win in the third round of the ongoing Rugby Championship against South Africa in Brisbane last weekend.
11 September 2018

South Africa winger Makazole Mapimpi ruled out of clash against New Zealand

South Africa will miss the services of winger Makazole Mapimpi for the upcoming round of the Rugby Championship clash against New Zealand following a knee injury.
10 September 2018

Brodie Retallick and Ngani Laumape to miss All Blacks' clash against South Africa

New Zealand have suffered a double injury blow ahead of the fourth round clash of the Rugby Championship against South Africa after Brodie Retallick and Ngani Laumape ruled out of the encounter.
10 September 2018

New Zealand maintain unbeaten streak with 46-24 win over Argentina

New Zealand maintained their unbeaten run in the ongoing Rugby Championship tournament after they went on to beat Argentina 46-24 in Nelson on Saturday.
8 September 2018

Argentina make four changes for clash against New Zealand

Argentina head coach Mario Ledesma has made four changes to the squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship game in Nelson on Saturday.
7 September 2018

New Zealand confirm Richie Mo'unga as fly-half for Rugby Championship clash against Argentina

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has named Crusaders fly-half Richie Mo'unga in the starting line-up for the upcoming Rugby Championship encounter against Argentina in Nelson.
6 September 2018

All Blacks receive Ryan Crotty and Sam Cane boost ahead of Argentina clash

New Zealand duo Ryan Crotty and Sam Cane have returned to the squad ahead of the Rugby Championship clash against Argentina on Saturday in Nelson after recovering from concussion injuries.
4 September 2018

New Zealand prop Joe Moody to miss remainder of Rugby Championship with injury

New Zealand prop Joe Moody will miss the remainder of the Rugby Championship campaign following a fractured thumb.
30 August 2018

Argentina make progress in World Rugby Rankings, South Africa slip to seventh – Get odds and predictions

Argentina have made progress in the World Rugby Rankings following their impressive win over South Africa in the second round of the Rugby Championship at Estadio Malvinas Argentinas last weekend.
28 August 2018

Michael Cheika not worried about his position as Australia suffer yet another defeat

Australia head coach Michael Cheika said he is not concerned about losing his role after the Wallabies suffered yet another defeat against All Blacks on Saturday.
26 August 2018

Beauden Barrett scores four as New Zealand blow Australia away to retain Bledisloe Cup

Beauden Barrett ran four tries as New Zealand outplayed Australia with a 40-12 victory in the second round of the Rugby Championship clash at Eden Park on Saturday.
25 August 2018

Four changes for Australia for Auckland clash against New Zealand

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has made four changes for the upcoming Rugby Championship clash against New Zealand scheduled to be played at Eden Park on Saturday.
23 August 2018