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A Christchurch rugby player was racially abused so badly from the sidelines he asked the coach if he could leave the field. Sake Aca was playing for Christchurch Rugby Club. Photo / TV3

Racially abused player forgives

Fijian rugby player Sake Aca told 3News this evening that he had forgiven the spectators, who shouted abuse from the sidelines…

Michael Hooper. Photo / Getty

Hooper cited for alleged punch

Wallabies flanker Michael Hooper is in doubt for Australia's Rugby Championship decider against the All Blacks in Sydney…

Springboks number eight Schalk Burger. Photo / Getty

Could scrum ruling hurt ABs?

Tony Veitch is joined by rugby commentator and former All Black Richard Turner to talk the big issues from the sporting…

Kieran Read called the winning lineout move against the Springboks. Photo / Getty

Who called winning lineout?

All Blacks number eight Kieran Read has revealed that the winning lineout move in Sunday's 27-20 win over South Africa was…