France or Ireland will face the All Blacks in the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals. Photos / AP

The Vent: France or Ireland?

Would the All Blacks rather face Ireland or France in the quarters? Was that the best grand final ever? Does NRL need to…

All Blacks hooker Keven Mealamu. Photo / Brett Phibbs

Mealamu's sympathy for England

Keven Mealamu, a man who has endured more than his fair share of rugby lows during his career at the Blues, has sympathy…

Ireland's Keith Earls celebrates scoring a try during the Rugby World Cup Pool D match between Ireland and Italy. Photo / AP

Live: Ireland v Italy

Live updates and stats from the Rugby World Cup pool D clash between Ireland and Italy at the Olympic Stadium.