All Black Aaron Cruden leaves his Hamilton home this afternoon. Photo / Christine Cornege

Boozin' Cruden: 'I have no excuses'

Aaron Cruden has spoken out after being dropped from the All Blacks squad for disciplinary reasons, saying "he is deeply embarrassed" by his lack of judgement.

 Hayden Parker of Otago on the attack. Photo / Getty Images

Rugby: Otago hammer Waikato

Otago bounced back from its hammering by Hawkes Bay to dish out its own medicine with a convincing 38-7 win over Waikato…

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The RFU believes Prince Harry's love for rugby makes him the perfect World Cup frontman. Photo / AP

It's Prince Harry v All Blacks

Prince Harry is to become the royal face of England Rugby - the organising committee delivering Rugby World Cup 2015 - after…

Auckland's win over North Harbour could have been greater with more accuracy from Gareth Anscombe. Photo / Getty

Rugby: Auckland ease to win

The rivalry between Auckland and North Harbour has paled significantly since the infamous Battle of Onewa 20 years ago…