Rugby is a brutal sport on the field, but its warm-up showdowns can apparently be just as intense. When the New Zealand All Blacks took the field at Tokyo Stadium on Saturday for their Rugby World Cup
As the Rugby World Cup prepares for the quarter-finals, the outcome of the tournament may rest on the abilities of each contender’s key playmakers to unlock suffocating defence lines. Should the All Blacks
New Zealand vs Ireland, Rugby World Cup 2019: What time is kick-off, what TV channel is it on and what is our prediction?
New Zealand face Ireland in the second quarter-final of the 2019 Rugby World Cup. New Zealand topped Pool B beating South Africa, Canada and Namibia before their final game was cancelled against Italy.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Rugby World Cup organisers were forced to call off matches for the first time in the tournament’s 32-year history on Thursday - eliminating Italy as a result - saying the risk from Typhoon
Not every inflated Rugby World Cup scoreline tells the full story and this was a prime example. New Zealand finished up with 11 tries and a comfortable-looking victory but the final margin did scant justice
World champions New Zealand stretched out to a comprehensive 62-point winning margin over lowly Namibia, but only after the underdogs had held them up with a brave first-half display. With 35 minutes Namibia,
New Zealand 23 South Africa 13... International Stadium Yokohama... Saturday, September 21... 10.45am BST... (ITV) New Zealand 63 Canada 0... Oita Stadium... Wednesday, October 2... 11.15am BST... (ITV
Brodie Retallick returns early from injury as New Zealand name lock in starting XV to take on Namibia
New Zealand welcome back star second row Brodie Retallick for Sunday's game against Namibia at Tokyo Stadium. The former World Rugby player of the year is set to play his first game since suffering a shoulder
Utility back Jordie Barrett will make his first appearance at flyhalf for the All Blacks against Namibia in their Pool B clash in Tokyo on Sunday, while Brodie Retallick has returned from injury earlier