Evidence suggests Super Rugby teams aren't able to consistently win a large majority of close games every year.
Fullback Israel Dagg will become the latest Super Rugby centurion when his Crusaders team take on the Brumbies.
Australia made a promising start in their test series against India, before a bizarre 2-for-1 departure.
The Hurricanes have already made their first surprise move of 2017, but one which was hatched even before Christmas.
A 34 per cent conversion rate would be enough to see a rugby kicker lose their job but it's outstanding for Ross Taylor.
Host Daniel McHardy is joined by rugby editor Nigel Yalden and commentator Brian Ashby on the Out of the Box rugby podcast…
Phoenix co-coaches Des Buckingham and Chris Greenacre have wielded the axe following the club's third straight loss.
With the new Super Rugby about to kick off our rugby experts deliver their predictions.
Football Fern Ali Riley has been named on the shortlist for the 2016 World XI by the sport's global players association.
2017 is lining up to be another strong campaign for the Lions. But it's a tough road ahead of the Sunwolves and the Blues…
NRL chief executive Todd Greenberg won't hesitate to ban for life any player found guilty of breaking betting rules.
South African captain AB de Villiers fully backed the approach of Andile Phehlukwayo in the curious final over.
Veteran defender Leana de Bruin has been named the inaugural captain of the Northern Stars.
Budapest has dropped out of the race to host the 2024 Olympic Games, after a petition forced a referendum on their bid.
Three things we've learnt about New Zealand in the first two matches of the ODI series against South Africa ...
Tim Simona faces a permanent ban following allegations the Auckland-born player was involved in betting on NRL matches.
Australian basketball prodigy Ben Simmons is likely to learn tomorrow if he can play for the Philadelphia 76ers this NBA…
New Zealand distance-running record holder Kim Smith has announced her retirement from the sport.
Fancy watching Glasgow Warriors play a Pro12 game in Tbilisi? Or Edinburgh in Munich?
6.01pm. Mark it down as the moment the second ODI against South Africa turned New Zealand's way.
Talk of a superfight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor continues to rumble on.
Australia's batters crashed to the nation's lowest women's Twenty20 total in a humiliating loss to New Zealand.
Almost anyone would agree that Manchester City and Monaco's eight-goal epic was a Champions League classic.
A gambling scandal has struck English soccer, and, like most good scandals, it involves pie.
Kiwi tennis player Marina Erakovic talks about her return to WTA Tour season in Acapulco, Mexico.
It's time to throw out a few reasons why the Blues and Warriors will have amazing years, writes Chris Rattue.
The 2017 Lions tour starts on June 3, with a team that hopes to topple the All Blacks. Gregor Paul sets the scene.
SMEG Racing has today confirmed it will step up to an endurance racing programme beginning at the New Zealand Endurance…
Surely New Zealand's pole-vaulting sweetheart Eliza McCartney has never performed in a more bizarre setting than Auckland's…
Supercars legend admits he'll be lured into going hard at Rolling Thunder.