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Draw makes life hard for Blues

A 16-16 draw in heavy conditions, the first in games between the Blues and Chiefs, was not what either side wanted in Invested Super Rugby on Friday at Eden Park.
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Ben Smith sets sights on Samoa Test

All Blacks fullback Ben Smith has been quick to quash any suggestion that he might opt to play for the Highlanders against the British & Irish Lions ahead of the All Blacks warm-up Test against Samoa in Auckland.
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Provincial Barbarians squad confirmed

New Zealand Provincial Barbarians coach Clayton McMillan has today confirmed the final selection of his squad to open the DHL NZ Lions Series on 3 June at Toll Stadium in Whangarei.
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Highlanders aware of Waratahs threat

Attempting to make a late recovery from what has been a tough Investec Super Rugby season, the Waratahs have named an unchanged side for their Saturday night game with the Highlanders in Dunedin.
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Lions' preparation intensifies

British & Irish Lions assistant coach Andy Farrell said intensity during the side's second week of preparation for the DHL New Zealand Lions series had been 'through the roof'.
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All Blacks honoured by prestigious award

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) has today said it was humbled at having the achievements of the All Blacks recognised with the Princess of Asturias Award for Sport in 2017.
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Francis keen to make most of Chiefs derby

Blues first five-eighths Piers Francis could have been excused had he seen his rugby life flashing before his eyes when struck the blow that forced him from the field in Cape Town last week.
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Blues last chance for impact at home

Making their last appearance at Eden Park in their 2017 campaign, the Blues are conscious of their 0-11 run against the Chiefs.
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Highlanders welcome key players back

Still in the midst of their best run of wins in Investec Super Rugby, the Highlanders would dearly love to add the Waratahs to their credits when they meet in Dunedin on Saturday.
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Early efforts pay off for Crusaders

Leaving no stone unturned in pre-season preparation for Investec Super Rugby has paid significant dividends for the Crusaders in their campaign this year.
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