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Lions Too Strong for Chiefs

Lions Too Strong for Chiefs

The British & Irish Lions cruised to a 34-6 win over the Chiefs in Hamilton on the back of a strong second half performance that provided a huge boost to the squad ahead of the first Test.

British Lions Step Up and Beat Maoris

British Lions Step Up and Beat Maoris

The British & Irish Lions bounced back to the winners circle with a commanding 32-10 win over the Maori All Blacks in Rotorua a week ahead of First Test.

NZ U20 Storm to Championship

NZ U20 Storm to Championship

New Zealand stole the show on the final day of the World Rugby U20 Championship in Georgia as they scored a record 10 tries to beat defending champions England, 17-64.

June Tests: Argentina v England (2)

June Tests: Argentina v England (2)

England sealed a 2-0 series win over Argentina in Santa Fe on Saturday as they beat the Pumas in the Second Test 35-25 in an impressive victory.

June Tests: Australia v Scotland

June Tests: Australia v Scotland

The Wallabies couldn’t pull off a third great escape against Scotland in Sydney, falling 24-19 in their second June Test.

June Tests: Springboks v France (2)

June Tests: Springboks v France (2)

South Africa clinched their three-match series against France with a comprehensive 37-15 Second test win at Kings Park in Durban. 

June Tests: New Zealand v Samoa

June Tests: New Zealand v Samoa

New Zealand cruised to a 78-0 thrashing of Samoa at Eden Park on running in 12 tries in their warm-up for the Lions series.

June Tests: Argentina v England (1)

June Tests: Argentina v England (1)

A sensational late try to the visiting English saw them defeat Argentina 38-34 in an epic Test match in San Juan.

June Tests: Springboks v France (1)

June Tests: Springboks v France (1)

South Africa got their 2017 Test campaign off to a superb start when they secured a 37-14 victory over France in the First Test in Pretoria.

June Tests: Australia v Fiji

June Tests: Australia v Fiji

Australia got their June international campaign off to an impressive start on Saturday as they saw off Fiji 37-14 at AAMI Park in Melbourne.

Scott McLeod joins All Blacks coaching staff

Scott McLeod joins All Blacks coaching staff

Highlanders Assistant Coach and former All Black Scott McLeod has been appointed as a new Assistant Coach of the All Blacks.

Highlanders Pip British Lions

Highlanders Pip British Lions

The British and Irish Lions suffered their second defeat of the tour as they lost in a close encounter 23-22 to the Highlanders in Dunedin.

Lions Roar Against Crusaders

Lions Roar Against Crusaders

The British and Irish Lions ended the Crusaders' unbeaten year with a dominant defensive display, winning 12-3 in Christchurch.

Blues Sink British & Irish Lions

Blues Sink British & Irish Lions

Sonny Bill Williams was the creator of Ihaia West's try with six minutes to go that helped the Blues defeat the British and Irish Lions 22-16 at Eden Park.

Barbarians Steal Lions Thunder in Whangarei

Barbarians Steal Lions Thunder in Whangarei

The British and Irish Lions tour of New Zealand got off to a shaky start after they scraped past the Provincial Barbarians with a 13-7 win in Whangarei.

Opening Match of Lions Tour a Sell Out

Opening Match of Lions Tour a Sell Out

The 'sold-out' sign for the opening match of the Lions Series has been put up as Toll Stadium, Whangarei prepares for the eagerly awaited match between the British & Irish Lions and the New Zealand Provincial Barbarians.

Whiteley named Springbok captain for 2017

Whiteley named Springbok captain for 2017

Warren Whiteley has been named the 58th Springbok captain and will get his first opportunity to lead the team when a much-changed squad, which includes eight uncapped players, gets together for the June Test Series against France at a training camp in late May.

All Blacks and Springboks in Same RWC 2019 Pool

All Blacks and Springboks in Same RWC 2019 Pool

New Zealand and South Africa have been placed in Pool B together, while Australia is in Pool D with Wales. Argentina find themselves in Pool C with England and France.

1 Day to Go: Rugby World Cup Pool Draw 2019

1 Day to Go: Rugby World Cup Pool Draw 2019

The pool draw for Rugby World Cup 2019 will take place on Wednesday 10 May in the historic Japanese city of Kyoto at the iconic Kyoto State Guest House. Argentina, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa await which Pool they will be drawn into for the tournament.

Perth to Host Bledisloe Cup in 2019

Perth to Host Bledisloe Cup in 2019

Perth Stadium will play host to the state’s first ever Bledisloe Cup match when the Wallabies and New Zealand clash at the new 60,000-capacity Western Australian venue in 2019.

Wallaby Errors Hand England Victory

Wallaby Errors hand England Victory

The Wallabies led at the interval but a strong second half by England, who were aided by some key Wallaby errors, saw the home side record a 37-21 victory at Twickenham.

Wallabies Call in Muscle for England Test

Wallabies Call in Muscle for England Test

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has made four changes ahead of the clash against England at Twickenham Stadium in London.

England Too Strong for Tiring Pumas

England Too Strong for Tiring Pumas

Eddie Jones’ side stretched their unbeaten run to 13 games as England continued their winning run with a courageous victory over Argentina, having played 74 minutes of the game with 14-men.

Wallabies Pipped By Ireland in Dublin

Wallabies Pipped By Ireland in Dublin

An electrifying second half resurgence hasn't been enough to keep Australia's hopes of a Grand Slam alive after a 24-27 defeat to a spirited Ireland in Dublin.

Wales Continue Springbok Losing Streak

Wales Continue Springbok Losing Streak

The new look Springbok team started out frenetically and showed glimpses of promise late in the game but they weren’t consistent enough to prevent the Welsh from inflicting a 27-13 defeat in Cardiff.

All Blacks Pushed All Way by Tough France

All Blacks Pushed All Way by Tough France

Finishing the season with a 24-19 win against a resurgent France the All Blacks retained the Dave Gallagher trophy to reflect on a pretty successful year.

Pumas Biggest Challenge Awaits at Twickenham

Pumas Biggest Challenge Awaits at Twickenham

Argentina have named their side for their 13th and final Test of the year against England at Twickenham with some key changes.

Wallaby Guns Back for Ireland Clash

Wallaby Guns Back for Ireland Clash

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has welcomed back more than 300 Test caps of experience for the clash against Ireland at Aviva Stadium in Dublin.

Another Four Changes as Boks Meet Wales

Another Four Changes as Boks Meet Wales

Rohan Janse van Rensburg, Jamba Ulengo and Uzair Cassiem will make their Springbok debuts against Wales in Cardiff while a fourth uncapped player, Jean-Luc du Preez, has been included on the bench for the final match of the November Tour.

France the last Challenge for All Blacks

France the last Challenge for All Blacks

The final All Blacks team of the year has been selected for the fourth Test of the Northern Tour. The All Blacks next Test will be against the British & Irish Lions in 2017.

Italy Stun Boks to Win in Florence

Italy Stun Boks to Win in Florence

Italy made history winning their first ever Test against South Africa with a 20-18 victory at the Stadio Artemio Franchi in Florence.

Argentina beaten on Whistle by Scotland

Argentina beaten on Whistle by Scotland

A brave Argentina saw a draw at Murrayfield stolen by a final penalty goal that saw Scotland win a hard-fought match in Edinburgh 16-13.

All Blacks Spoil Party in Dublin

All Blacks Spoil Party in Dublin

All Blacks firepower and finesse when their few opportunities occurred denied Ireland their sought-after double winning 21-9 in a tough encounter in Dublin.

New Look Wallabies beat France in Paris

New Look Wallabies beat France in Paris

The Wallabies showed their mettle to overcome a spirited French outfit 25-23 in a nailbiting match at Stade de France. David Pocock, leading the Wallabies as captain was instrumental forcing crucial turnovers and halting the French attack with his brick-wall defence.

Pumas make One Change for Scotland

Pumas make One Change for Scotland

Argentina head coach Daniel Hourcade has announced a virtually unchanged line-up to take on Scotland in Edinburgh. The Pumas lost narowly to Wales 20-24 in their last match.

Habana Back for Boks Against Italy

Habana Back for Boks Against Italy

Record try-scorer Bryan Habana is back at left wing for the Springboks when they face Italy in Florence on Saturday, while Nizaam Carr will get his first start for South Africa against the same opponents he made his Test debut against two years ago.

Twelve Changes for Wallabies v France

Twelve Changes for Wallabies v France

Centre Kyle Godwin is set to make his Test debut with Wallabies coach Michael Cheika making twelve changes to his starting side for the Test against France at Stade de France in Paris. 

All Black XV Named for Irish Re-match

All Black XV Named for Irish Rematch

The All Blacks team has been named to play Ireland in the eagerly-anticipated Test at Aviva Stadium, Dublin. The Irish won the last encounter in Chicago two weeks ago thus ending the All Blacks world record Test run.

NZ Rugby Scoop World Rugby Awards

NZ Rugby Scoop World Rugby Awards

New Zealand's Beauden Barrett has been named Men's Player of the Year, head coach Steve Hansen Coach of the Year and the All Blacks Team of the Year at the 2016 World Rugby Awards in London. 

Pumas Fall Short in Wales

Pumas Fall Short in Wales

Argentina fell four points short of a win in Cardiff as Wales returned to the winners circle after grinding out hard-fought 24-20 victory.

All Blacks Romp Past Italy in Rome

All Blacks Romp Past Italy in Rome

Ten tries to one and a scoreline of 68-10 showed the difference between a team of emerging All Blacks and a wayward Italian side who struggled in Rome.

England Beat Boks at Twickenham

England Beat Boks at Twickenham

England ultimately cruised to a first victory in 10 years over South Africa, scoring four tries to two in a 37-21 win at a wet Twickenham.

Wallabies Beat Scotland in Thriller

Wallabies Beat Scotland in Thriller

The Wallabies have escaped Murrayfield Stadium with a dramatic one-point victory over Scotland, keeping their Grand Slam hopes alive in a 23-22 cliffhanger.

Pumas Wary of Wounded Wales

Pumas Wary of Wounded Wales

Argentina head coach Daniel Hourcade has made three changes to his starting fifteen ahead of their meeting with Wales in Cardiff on Saturday.

Mass Changes to All Blacks for Italy Test

Mass Changes to All Blacks for Italy Test

Sweeping changes have been made to the All Blacks by selectors with 12 changes to the side that lost 40-29 to Ireland in Chicago last weekend. 

Springboks Shuffle Team for England

Springboks Shuffle Team for Clash with England

The Springboks have made several changes for the Test against England at Twickenham. Only five players who started in the 31-31 draw against the Barbarians last week are included in a much changed line-up for the Test.

Wallaby Genia Returns Against Scotland

Wallaby Genia Returns Against Scotland

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has made just the one change to his starting side for the Test against Scotland.
Will Genia goes straight into the starting side after completing club duties with Stade Francais.


Argentina Too Strong for Japan

Argentina Too Strong for Japan

Argentina started their November Test campaign with an impressive 54-20 win over Japan at Prince Chichibu Memorial Stadium in Tokyo.

New Look Springboks Draw with Barbarians

New Look Springboks Draw with Barbarians

South Africa were denied a morale-boosting victory at the start of their Autumn tour as a 10-try thriller at Wembley Stadium against the Barbarians ended 31-31.

Ireland Create History in Chicago Against All Blacks

Ireland Create History in Chicago Against All Blacks

After 29 meetings and 111 years of trying, Ireland finally have a win over New Zealand. Joe Schmidt's sie entered the history books with a strong five-try performance against the reigning World champions in Chicago.

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