By Charity Knight THE START of this year’s Tri-Nations will be marred by controversy, as South Africa have withdrawn 21 players from their World Cup training squad for the away…

James Horwill and Richie McCaw

By Charity Knight RIVALRIES REACH their peak this weekend as the Queensland Reds take on the Canterbury Crusaders in an epic battle to become the victors of the 2011 Super…

* Sales revenue reaches 75% of target with over two months to go * Ticket sales open Monday July 4 at 9am * Thousands of lowest price tickets still available…

France to host next Junior World Cup, in 2013

The International Rugby Board has announced that France has been awarded the right to host the IRB Junior World Championship in 2013. The announcement is a further boost to Rugby’s…

Junior World Cup highlights – on video

Did you miss the 2011 Junior World Cup Final where New Zealand retained their title by beating England 33-22. Did the score reflect the game? How good are the Baby…

England beaten in Junior World Cup Final

New Zealand secured a fourth successive IRB Junior World Championship title after full back Beauden Barrett’s late try made certain of a 33-22 victory in an enthralling final at the Stadio Plebiscito…

England stand between New Zealand and a fourth successive IRB Junior World Championship title after both sides came through tough battles with France and Australia respectively at the Stadio Comunale…

New Zealand’s rugby and cricket greats are teaming together to assist in raising money for Christchurch, New Zealand and support the New Zealand Gala Fundraiser which features a special performance…