The bumper year for All Blacks fans continues – with the All Blacks to play five Test matches at home in this year’s Rugby Championship, as well as an extra Bledisloe Cup Test.
The schedule for the 2021 Rugby Championship has been unveiled today with a full roster of teams, including
Fuelled by the disappointment of their first loss to Argentina in their last outing, the All Blacks responded in the expected manner to all but secure another Investec Tri Nations when winning 38-0 in Newcastle on Saturday.
It was off a foundation provided by a committed forward pack that exacted a
Argentina recorded their first win ever against New Zealand as they outsmarted the All Blacks 25-15 in their Tri Nations Test in Sydney on Saturday.
Poor discipline and inaccuracy in the execution of their game-plan cost the All Blacks dearly in last week’s defeat to the Wallabies and it was a
Rugby Australia has pulled off a major coup in what has been a disastrous year for the code, securing the entire Rugby Championship which will be played across November and December this year.
SANZAAR on Friday confirmed that Australia had won the right to stage the tournament "hub" after New Zealand
KUMAGAYA, 9 Oct - Nicolas Sanchez, the leading points scorer at Rugby World Cup 2015 but mysteriously surplus to requirements in Saturday's defeat by England, returned to Argentina's ranks to orchestrate a big win against USA.
Sanchez scored the opening try, kicked 10 points, and gave a convincing reprise of his
TOKYO - Juan Manuel Leguizamon will make his first start of Rugby World Cup 2019 in an Argentina team that shows nine changes from the XV that started the defeat against England on Saturday.
It will be the 15th RWC appearance for the 36-year-old back-row forward in his fourth tournament, while
TOKYO, 5 Oct - Eddie Jones admitted his England team had avoided a potential "banana skin" by scoring six tries in a 39-10 win over 14-man Argentina to confirm their place in the RWC 2019 quarter-finals with their final pool match still to play.
Pumas second-row Tomas Lavanini undermined his team’s
Veteran fly-half not even on the bench, while Montoya keeps place at hooker ahead of former captain Creevy after hat-trick against Tonga.
TOKYO, 3 Oct - Argentina coach Mario Ledesma has sprung a major surprise, leaving Nicolas Sanchez out of his team for the must-win game against England on Saturday. The
HANAZONO, 28 Sep - Argentina finally ended the worst run in their history on Saturday, reviving their Rugby World Cup 2019 hopes with a 28-12 victory over Tonga in Hanazono.
After 10 defeats in a row going back more than a year the 2015 semi-finalists, having lost 23-21 against France in
OSAKA, 26 Sep - Tonga coach Toutai Kefu is backing the "vital" Telusa Veainu to provide a much-needed X factor against Argentina in Hanazono on Saturday.
The Leicester Tiger's full-back missed much of last season with a serious foot injury and was not risked for the 35-3 defeat against England in