All Blacks star Ardie Savea has revealed he wants to play in the NRL and would consider a switch to the 13-man game as soon as next year.
The Welsh Rugby Union has announced that it will play host to the All Blacks and South Africa in November as part of the 2020 Autumn Internationals.
Highlanders winger Sio Tomkinson has been slapped with a three-week suspension for his hit on Tom Banks, but that will be of little comfort to the Brumbies.
Worcester lock Michael Fatialofa has taken his first steps in his medical rehabilitation from a neck injury that occurred less than a minute after coming onto the field in a match on Jan. 4.
Aaron Cruden may still have a role to play for the All Blacks this year before the Chiefs fly-half swaps Super Rugby for Japan's Top League, new national coach Ian Foster has said.
Jordie Barrett's astonishing long-range penalty goal in the Hurricanes' win over the Jaguares rightly went viral. But it was his all-round performance that pointed to a maturing rugby mind, Liam Napier writes.
As the debate around player management policies and rest weeks continues across the Tasman, Wallabies management are taking a different approach to their All Blacks counterparts, writes Sam Bruce.
The debate over restricting playing time for All Blacks in Super Rugby has gone to another level after it was criticised by leading coaches Warren Gatland and Tony Brown.
A media report that South Africa are contemplating a move away from southern hemisphere rugby's SANZAAR alliance to join an expanded Six Nations in 2024 have been denied by New Zealand Rugby.
Kiwi rugby bosses are pointing to New Zealand's dominant record to defend the absence or limited playing minutes of their star players in Super Rugby.
Brumbies coach Dan McKellar has described starting the Super Rugby season in January as "dangerous" and called for change next season.
New Zealand's Clark Laidlaw believes World Rugby Sevens has made a fundamental mistake by scrapping quarterfinal matches.
The 2020 Super Rugby season is upon us? What, wait, how? Yes, the Jan 31. start is earlier than ever while the competition has also been shrouded in some uncertainty elsewhere. We answer the key questions ahead of next week's kick-off here.
The 25th season of Super Rugby kicks off as early as January 31 with all 15 teams taking part in preseason fixtures. Follow this blog for all team lists, locals, times and results.
Former All Blacks loose forward Adam Thomson said on Tuesday he had signed a short-term pre-season training contract with the Waikato Chiefs, two years after a spinal infection had left him flat on his back in a Japanese hospital and unable to walk.
Wales will take on Japan and New Zealand in three test matches in June and July as part of their summer tour this year.
Ian Foster has succeeded Steve Hansen as All Blacks rugby coach rising from his position as assistant coach after Hansen stepped down from the role following the Rugby World Cup in Japan.
Former All Black players have been asked to donate their brains for concussion research.
All Blacks and Hurricanes flanker Ardie Savea has confirmed he will miss a big chunk of the 2020 Super Rugby season after he undergoes surgery for a knee injury he suffered at the World Cup in Japan.
Melbourne's Marvel Stadium will host the opening Bledisloe Cup fixture next year, meaning Sydney won't stage rugby's trans-Tasman battle for the second straight year.
Andrew Mehrtens believes Australia and New Zealand must separate from South Africa and Argentina and push into Asia if they want to keep their talent close and compete with the money on offer in the Northern Hemisphere.
Jamie Joseph is out of the running to coach the All Blacks after he inked a new deal to remain in charge of Japan through to the end of the 2023 Rugby World Cup.
The 2020 Super Rugby season begins on Jan. 31 and New Zealand's five franchises will each take on a new feel after the post-World Cup exodus. Check out the full squad lists here.
Warren Gatland has said he rejected the opportunity to apply for the New Zealand job in order to concentrate on the Waikato Chiefs and British and Irish Lions.
The panel to decide the next All Blacks coach has been named as the key contenders continue to make moves in a bid to succeed Steve Hansen.
- NZL3rdTries Scored 1st South Africa : 11 Tries ScoredSA1st711
- NZL3rdPoints Difference 1st South Africa : 51 Points DifferenceSA1st-1751