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Waisake Naholo's injury has many questioning his selection for the Rugby World Cup. Photo / Getty Images

Miracle cure? I doubt it

Former All Blacks doctor sceptical of the so-called Fijian "miracle cure" used to treat star winger Waisake Naholo's broken…

Dan Carter training with the All Blacks. Photo / Brett Phibbs

What next for the All Blacks?

With yesterday's naming of the 31-man All Blacks squad, the players and staff now begin their final few weeks of preparation…

Israel Dagg in action for the All Blacks. Photo / Getty

The unwanted All Blacks XV

The All Blacks are warm favourites for the World Cup, but they'd be smoking hot if there was a Webb Ellis Reserve Grade.

Ben Smith, Waisake Naholo and Nehe Milner-Skudder look on during the team announcement. Photo / Getty Images

Naholo X-factor tips scales

The decision to take the 24-year-old Fijian-born wing Waisake Naholo says everything about the regard in which he is held…

 Michael Jones scores his first World Cup try, against Italy in 1987, the opening game. Picture / John Stone

No.18 - Jones comes of age

As we continue to pick over the 2015 World Cup squad, we can see how much the game, methods and selections have changed…