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Chiefs halfback Augustine Pulu was interested in pursuing a switch to the Blues. Photo / Getty

Rugby: Blues miss out on Pulu

Local youth will get their chance at the Blues next year, but Augustine Pulu won't. True to his word and the goals set…

Dejected Hurricanes players after their loss to the Highlanders in the Investec Super Rugby final at Westpac Stadium in Wellington. Photo by Mark Mitchell

New Super revamp a shambles

Six months from kickoff, the shiny new Super Rugby series is facing significant glitches to its expansion plans.

Culum Retallick is off to Australia to join the Melbourne Rebels. Photo / Getty

Rebels sign Retallick

Kiwi lock Culum Retallick has joined the New Zealand core growing at the Melbourne Rebels.

Waisake Naholo. Photo / Getty Images.

How Naholo became an All Black

Fate and family has seen a kid who played with makeshift footballs in the fields of Nadroumai, to potential world beater…