Rugby

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Rennie made it clear that if he was to stay in NZ he would like to stay at the Chiefs rather than being an assistant coach for the All Blacks.

'I don't see myself in an assistant role': Chiefs coach Dave Rennie

Rennie made it clear that if he was to stay in NZ he would like to stay at the Chiefs rather than being an assistant coach for the ABs.

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The last time the two side's met the Chiefs edged the Hurricanes 28-27 in Wellington.

Tamanivalu, Sam Cane ready to boost Chiefs for crunch semi with Hurricanes

The Chiefs' injured All Black big guns are in a race against time to be fit but coach Dave Rennie is confident.

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The Chiefs coach is positive he'll have a full squad to choose from for this Saturday's semifinal.

'He was grumpy at halftime, but we made the right call': Rennie confident of Cane leading Chiefs

The Chiefs coach is positive Sam Cane will be right for choose from for Saturday's semi.

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He may be English but the airport staff in Nandi let the Fiji coach know that they’re well and truly behind him

Watch: Rio-bound Fiji Sevens coach Ben Ryan gets EPIC airport send-off

He may be English but the airport staff in Nadi let the Fiji coach know that they’re well and truly behind him

Jarryd Hayne and Fiji sevens players

'We're not going to pursue Hayne': Waratahs pull out of running

The ex-Eel and 49er doesn't fit into the current plans of the NSW Super Rugby side.

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Cooper has played just three tournaments and hasn't made the transition to sevens quick enough, his coach says.

Reds turn attention to returning Quade Cooper

The Reds are poised to complete the signing of Quade Cooper.

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It's still not exactly clear just what the Wellington skipper injured against the Sharks.

Dane Coles under injury cloud ahead of 'Canes Super Rugby semi-final

It's still not exactly clear just what the Wellington skipper injured against the Sharks.

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After victory in England last year, Hansen was about 70-30 in favour of leaving.

Steve Hansen signs on as All Blacks coach through to 2019 RWC

After victory in England last year, Hansen was about 70-30 in favour of leaving.

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The NZRU boss made a most revealing remark during the Steve Hansen press conference today.

Steve Hansen's successor will be part of 2019 World Cup coaching team – Steve Tew

The NZRU boss made a most revealing remark during the Steve Hansen press conference today.

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The Hurricanes desperately want to go all the way after being pipped in last year's final against the Highlanders.

We've been here before: Hurricanes driven by 2015 hurt ahead of Chiefs clash

The Hurricanes desperately want to go all the way after being pipped in last year's final.

Has Scott Robertson lured Digby Ioane to the Crusaders for 2017?

Wallabies winger who broke Crusaders' hearts in 2011 final fills void left by outgoing Nemani Nadolo.

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Steve Hanson

'It's the best job going': Steve Hansen super excited after pulling the trigger

The players wanted him, his family said "do it" - then Hansen had to make his own call.

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Watch the All Blacks coach reveal his future at Wellington press conference.

'It is the best job going' - Steve Hansen extends All Blacks contract, will lead team to 2019 World Cup

Rugby's worst-kept secret has been confirmed - Hansen will lead the All Blacks past the Lions series.

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Hurricanes' rookie rake Ricky Riccitelli downplays huge boots to fill for semifinal.

'It's just another game' - Coles' rookie replacement backing himself for facing Chiefs

Ricky Riccitelli is preparing himself for "just another game with more people in the stands".

Opinion: Luck juggling Highlanders given taste of air travel karma

Fortunate to be in the semifinals, the Highlanders get a taste of what the Chiefs had to endure, writes David Agnew.

Springbok soldier calling a day on Test rugby

World Cup winner Schalk Burger has signed off from his twelve year international career.

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Hurricanes CEO Avan Lee says his team isn't taking travel fatigue in to account against the Chiefs for their Super Rugby semi this weekend.

'They'll be licking their lips to play us' – Canes wary of well-travelled Chiefs

Hurricanes CEO Avan Lee says his team isn't taking travel fatigue into account against the Chiefs for the Super Rugby semi.

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The New Zealand sevens coach assured that the team will give everything in their quest to bring home a first ever Olympic gold medal.

Tietjens backs squad depth ahead of Rio showpiece

Coach wary of challenge ahead of sevens' Olympic debut.

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The New Zealand sevens coach assured that the team will give everything in their quest to bring home a first ever Olympic gold medal.

'We know how ruthless the competition is' – Gordon Tietjens addresses 'underdogs' tag

The New Zealand sevens coach assured that the team will give everything in their quest for a first ever Olympic gold medal.

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Scott Curry has spoken about the weight of expectations on the New Zealand sevens teams, insisting that they will cope under pressure.

'It's pretty hard to pick a favourite' – Scott Curry hopeful of gold medal

The sevens captain has spoken about the weight of expectations on the New Zealand sevens teams.

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - JULY 23: Damian McKenzie of the Chiefs scores a try during the Super Rugby Quarter Final match between the DHL Stormers and Chiefs at DHL Newlands on July 23, 2016 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Ashley Vlotman/Gallo Images/Getty Images)

Hurricanes, Chiefs, Lions, Highlanders through to Super Rugby semis

The Chiefs and the Hurricanes underlined the strength of the NZ teams in Super Rugby as they won their quarter-finals by huge margins this weekend.

As It Happened: Irresistable Chiefs comprehensively crush Stormers

From first whistle to last, the Chiefs gave the Stormers an attacking rugby lesson to reach the semifinals.

As It Happened: Fatigued Crusaders get run ragged in a bridge too far

Ultimately, the slow start and fatigue factor counted against the Crusaders who couldn't get a foot hold against the Lions.

James Marshall kicks

Hurricanes storm into semi-finals with huge win

Beauden Barrett and TJ Perenara star to give Hurricanes a home semi-final.

The Hurricanes celebrate a try against the Sharks

As it happened: Hurricanes blow away Sharks to seal semi-final spot

The Hurricanes have become the second Kiwi side through to the Super Rugby semi-finals, with a crushing 41-0 win over the Sharks.

Gritty Highlanders defence secures spot in Super Rugby semifinals

The Highlanders won in Canberra for the first time in 10 years and sealed their spot in the semifinals.

Club rugby player who broke referee's nose with punch banned for life

Referee knocked to the ground, suffering a broken nose and needing stitches to his face.

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ONE News Now will have live updates of tonight's quarterfinal in Canberra from 7:30pm (NZT).

Stephen Larkham, Brumbies wary of Highlanders' 'threats across the park'

ONE News Now will have live updates of tonight's quarterfinal in Canberra from 7:30pm (NZT).

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Chris Boyd explains why he’s parking The Bus in the reserves for Saturday’s quarter final with the Sharks.

Super Rugby predictions: What Kiwi team could miss out on the semi-finals?

What teams do our experts think will remain in the competition?

Super Rugby Preview: Kiwi sides tipped to sweep into semi-finals

Can anyone stop the Kiwi domination in Super Rugby this season?

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