Tasman keep their Premiership run alive with Otago scalp

The Tasman Makos remain unbeaten after four rounds of the 2015 ITM Cup with a 34-17 victory at Forsyth Barr Stadium, inflicting on Otago their third loss of the season.
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Samoa can make quarter-finals - Williams

Having helped the Barbarians beat Samoa at the weekend, fullback Paul Williams believes his former side can make the quarter-finals along with South Africa from Pool B of the Rugby World Cup.
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Paul Williams

Concussion scrutiny tighter at World Cup

Concussion assessments for players during the Rugby World Cup will be in the hands of independent experts.
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World Rugby

Canterbury send ITM Cup warning to competition

Canterbury were imposing as they defeated Manawatu 57-7 in Palmerston North on Thursday, sending an emphatic ITM Cup warning that the red and black machine is hungry for another Premiership title.
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New Zealand Rugby mourns the passing of John Hotop

New Zealand’s rugby community is mourning the loss of former All Black John Hotop who passed away earlier this week in Hamilton, aged 85.

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All Blacks to the Nation in full swing

The All Blacks to the Nation day is in full swing with the All Blacks visiting all corners of New Zealand. Check out all the photos on our Facebook page as they get updated throughout the day. View here
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All Blacks to the Nation in full swing

Danger man du Preez back in action

Outstanding Springboks halfback Fourie du Preez is hopeful an 18-month period of injury frustration is behind him as he prepares for his third Rugby World Cup.
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Fourie du Preez

Court case pressures ease for Springboks

Legal interference aimed at preventing the Springboks attending the Rugby World Cup has been avoided.
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Springboks running

Captain Ngatai leads from front in Taranaki win

Charlie Ngatai led from the front for Taranaki as his class on the break resulted in two key tries in their 17-10 win over Counties Manukau at Yarrow Stadium on Wednesday.
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Charlie Ngatai

Hardie wins his bid for Scotland cap

Southland's John Hardie had better luck than countryman Gareth Anscombe and was named in Scotland's Rugby World Cup squad on Tuesday.
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John Hardie

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