Rugby World Cup
Coach Toutai Kefu said his players draw strength from family and emotion, so are looking forward to a warm welcome when they play at Eden Park.
Tongan rugby team hoping to draw on passionate Auckland support ahead of World Cup
The former Wallaby couldn’t resist a sly jab as it was announced Tonga will play Fiji at Eden Park in August.
‘Half their team are islanders’ - Tonga coach takes cheeky swipe at NZ Rugby over Pacific players in All Blacks
Samoa's Danny Tusitala celebrates his try with teammates
Fiji, Tonga and Samoa to play RWC warm-up matches at Eden Park
The Hurricanes star made his comeback after a shoulder injury last year.
Shoulder injury ends Nehe Milner-Skudder's time with Hurricanes
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MAY 29: Australian Wallabies captain Michael Hooper and team mates pose during the Wallabies 2019 Rugby World Cup Jersey Launch at Carriageworks on May 29, 2019 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
'Everyone loves an underdog' - Wallabies issuing global warning at RWC jersey launch
Head of Spark Sport Jeff Latch talks through the changes in broadcasting of this year’s tournament.
Spark Sport launches Super Early Bird RWC pass featuring archived All Blacks games
Kiwis Paul Williams, Ben O'Keeffe named to referee at Rugby World Cup, Glen Jackson's axing confirmed
Brodie Retallick.
Blues v Chiefs. Super Rugby. Eden Park, Auckland, New Zealand. Friday 26 May 2017. © Copyright Photo: Andrew Cornaga /
Brodie Retallick becomes latest All Blacks injury worry, out three more weeks with torn wrist ligaments
Head of Spark Sport Jeff Latch talks through the changes in broadcasting of this year’s tournament.
Spark reveals pricing options to view Rugby World Cup matches
The All Blacks boss has been linked with a move to Japan once his time in New Zealand is finished.
Steve Hansen makes light of post All Blacks future - ‘I’ll be going to Japan, probably in September’
Hanson says he’s been as impressed as anyone at the 36-year-old’s form on his return to New Zealand rugby.
Steve Hansen hails Ma’a Nonu’s form - 'Subtle touches and brutality'
The All Blacks coach managed to force a smile despite losing the Chiefs back for the season.
Steve Hansen cracks a funny amid gloom over Damian McKenzie - 'I can't fix his knee'
The boss said there was no point telling the media what they were working on as then the whole world would soon learn.
'No' – All Blacks coach Steve Hansen shuts down media, refuses to spill secrets of foundation day
Damian McKenzie's World Cup dreams shattered due to ruptured knee ligament
Spark reveal monthly fee price for new sports broadcasting service that will include NBA, F1, Premier League and more
The former Hurricanes captain looks right at home with his new team, but the lingo is still giving him grief.
Brad Shields dishes the dirt on All Blacks to his England teammates - but will he get a start?
A year out from the World Cup, John Campbell assesses the state of Japanese rugby
England rugby coach Eddie Jones
'This is not new territory' - Eddie Jones unfazed by impending England sacking
Dejected All Blacks Rieko Ioane and TJ Perenara seen after their team's loss during the 2018 Rugby Championship between All Blacks vs South Africa at Westpac Stadium in Wellington, Saturday 15th September 2018. Copyright Photo: Raghavan Venugopal / © 2018
World Rugby urges players to cover tattoos at Japan 2019 to 'respect the culture' and avoid offence
All Blacks captain Richie McCaw holds aloft the William Webb Ellis Cup after winning Rugby World Cup Final. New Zealand All Blacks v Australia Wallabies, Twickenham Stadium, London, England. Saturday 31 October 2015. Copyright Photo: Andrew Cornaga /
Japan 2019 Rugby World Cup tickets to go on sale, All Blacks fans urged to get in quick
The Chiefs coach said he's focused on the team's quarter-final, not speculation regarding Nonu.
Confirmed! Ma'a Nonu, 36, signs with the Blues, wants to transform them into winners
NZ Rugby Head of Women’s Rugby Development Cate Sexton talks about the bid for the 2021 World Cup.
Women's Rugby World Cup on Kiwi soil could be 'powerful' and a 'fantastic' way to showcase Black Ferns - NZ Rugby
Hansen will have to assemble his squad during the current Super Rugby season.
Are the All Blacks poised to play free-to-air Test rugby next year?
Tonga and Samoa will play each other for The Rugby League World Cup tonight.
Few arrests made after Tonga-Samoa Rugby League match
Thousands of fans have welcome Mate Ma'a Tonga to New Zealand after their opening win over Scotland.
Tongan stars touch down in Auckland ahead of crucial World Cup clash with Samoa
The New Zealand forwards coach will add to his 170 Test matches in charge with a two-year extension.
'He's got a bit of aura about him' - scrum guru Mike Cron signs on with All Blacks until 2019 World Cup
Premiership Rugby chief executive Mark McCafferty has claimed that the current British and Irish Lions schedule is 'not sustainable' for overworked players.
Test between All Blacks and Japan tipped to be announced
New Zealand will face familiar foes, South Africa for the first time in pool play since the Rugby World Cup's inception.
'We're in a pool that will provide some challenges' - Steve Hansen not taking the All Blacks' 2019 RWC pool draw for granted
Cooper has played just three tournaments and hasn't made the transition to sevens quick enough, his coach says.
Quade Cooper named to start for Wallabies against All Blacks in Wellington Bledisloe clash
Woodman hat-trick helps Kiwi women smash Great Britain in Rio sevens semi - next up Australia