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Brodie Retallick the poster child for U20s graduation

With the World Rugby U20 Trophy just finished and its sister event the Championship to kick-off in Italy next week we take a look at some of the players to have graduates from them both to the test arena.
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Owen Franks, Brodie Retallick and Jerome Kaino

All Blacks to inspire England cricket

Troubled England cricket boss Andrew Strauss is aiming to take a leaf from the All Blacks' book to sort out his country's woes.
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Richie McCaw

Extra players to be included in All Blacks squad

A 41-man squad, with the possibility of five or six more players as cover, will be named by the All Blacks selectors at the end of June.
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Steve Hansen

World Cup win 'vital' for South Africa

New Zealand's World Cup semi-final cricket win over South Africa made it all the more important for the Springboks to win this year's Rugby World Cup.
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Jean de Villiers

'Don't write off Richie McCaw'

Write off All Blacks captain Richie McCaw at your peril.
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Richie McCaw

No change in New Zealand's overseas player policy

New Zealand Rugby will continue its policy of not selecting overseas players and will not be moved from that choice even after Australia decided to loosen its method.
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Steve Tew

New Zealand Rugby Remembers WW1

Fans attending New Zealand Investec Super Rugby matches this weekend are urged to arrive early as the teams will be marking Anzac Day with tributes to remember 100 years since Australian and New Zealand soldiers landed at Gallipoli.
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Rugby Remembers

Cruden faces six months out of rugby

All Blacks and Chiefs first five-eighths Aaron Cruden said he felt as if he had been hit by a sniper when rupturing his anterior cruciate ligament in Friday's Investec Super Rugby game against the Crusaders in Christchurch.
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Aaron Cruden

Coaching future looms for Hayman

Former All Blacks tighthead prop Carl Hayman is looking to a coaching future in rugby, possibly in Europe.
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Carl Hayman

New Zealand rugby bible posts 80 years

New Zealand's rugby bible, the Rugby Almanack, has reached its 80th year of publication and in its presentation it reflects just how much the game has changed.
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Brodie Retallick

Coach Hansen's comments 'spot on'

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has received backing for his comments that modern-day rugby had become obsessed with defence and risked becoming boring.
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Steve Hansen

Early jolt fired record-breaker Mealamu's resolve

Blues and All Blacks hooker Keven Mealamu has never forgotten one of the most shattering days of his rugby career.
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Keven Mealamu

Lions could play Super Rugby sides

The British and Irish Lions could play Investec Super Rugby teams for the first time when they tour New Zealand in 2017.
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British and Irish Lions

Enjoyment the key as McCaw enters home straight

All Blacks captain Richie McCaw will finish his rugby career in New Zealand but before he thinks about a retirement date he wants to enjoy the Investec Super Rugby campaign
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Richie McCaw

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