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New Zealand back row 'really excited' after joining Connacht
Shamus Hurley-Langton is signing from Manawatu Turbos.
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Injuries allow Jordie Barrett back in XV as All Blacks promise improved performance against Australia
Steve Hansen’s side can seal the Bledisloe Cup for a 16th straight year with victory in Auckland.
'An awesome line we've now drawn in the sand': NZ Football gives pay parity to men and women's teams
Kiwi women’s football teams will now enjoy the same travel considerations, equal match fees and image rights as their male equivalents.
New Zealanders keen to 'adopt-a-Lion' for tour
Irish fans heading down under can take host families up on their generous offer as hotel prices spiral.
'It was pretty much a no-brainer for me' - Gibson-Park looking for more success with Leinster
The eastern province signed the scrum-half from the Hurricanes this summer.
'The big thing about New Zealand coaches is that they are very open'
Kieran Crowley is hoping to help transform Treviso’s Pro12 fortunes this season.
'We have to wait until Joe comes back': IRFU hoping Schmidt decides to stay in Ireland after summer at home
“I don’t think it’s a matter of finance. Joe is from New Zealand, he has family in New Zealand and he has to take all of those things in to consideration.”
Lorde wrote a lovely message of a support on this Irish musician's Facebook
We smell a collaboration.
'We knew we'd have someone in the bin at some stage': Best laid plans pay off for Hansen
14 points conceded with a man in the bin? Steve Hansen doesn’t believe in worrying.
New Zealand v Australia, Rugby World Cup final
We went minute-by-minute for the most important Trans-Tasman derby in rugby history.
Sonny Bill Williams in New Zealand 7s squad for Rio Olympics season
Liam Messam, Akira Ioane and Ardie Savea are also among an enviable squad.
Woman lost in New Zealand wilderness survives by drinking her own breast milk
That’s a new one.
'He lives and breathes it' - Munster impressed with Kiwi signing Bleyendaal
The province were forced to bide their time to see the Kiwi playmaker in action.
Munster's Kiwi import will make his first appearance for the province tomorrow
Tyler Bleyendaal has been passed fit to start for the province’s ‘A’ team.
Heenan taking things slowly as Connacht look for rapid improvement
The 22-year-old openside flanker tells how he works on his breakdown skills.
Former Connacht academy duo Reilly and Macauley's Canterbury tale
The prop and fullback are part of Waimate RFC’s league drive in New Zealand.
Mark Anscombe follows Humphreys out Ulster's exit door with immediate effect
Ireland assistant coach Les Kiss is to take over as interim Director of Rugby at the province.
Analysis: Loss of Plumtree a major blow for Ireland but O'Connell can cope
We use GIFs, videos and screenshots to look at Ireland’s maul and line-out against Argentina.
New Zealander bludgeons quickest ever one-day century in 36 balls
Corey Anderson took no pity on a hapless West Indies attack in the picturesque setting of Queenstown.
Check out the Kiwi wonderkid who has switched to league
Nelson Asofa-Solomona is being hyped as the next Sonny Bill Williams in New Zealand.
Beyoncé partook in a little backstage Haka while in New Zealand
Typically, she nailed it.
Is Craig Clarke the best signing in the Pro12?
A look at what Connacht hope the Kiwi lock will bring tomorrow night against Ulster.
Former Leinster outhalf looking to check Munster’s momentum in Italy
Mat Berquist lasted two games at Leinster and is rebuilding his career with Benetton Treviso.
VIDEO: Kieran Read with contender for offload of the year
The number eight produced a bit of magic to set up Aaron Smith’s try.
DJ escapes slap down after he Snapchats crotch pictures to Kiwi swimmer
Dom Harvey joked that bosses at his radio station took pity on him after seeing the size of his junk.
Isa Nacewa makes his rugby pundit debut in New Zealand
The former Leinster star gave his take on this weekend’s Super Rugby semi’s.
Nacewa cherishes special moment of cup triumph before final Leinster game
The New Zealander was instrumental in his side’s cup win at the RDS.
Schmidt has a blank piece of paper for his coaching ticket say IRFU
The current Leinster coach will try not to raid the province for too much.
Rob Penney finally getting the respect his Munster achievements deserve – Greg Feek
The Leinster scrum coach believes his fellow Kiwi is benefitting from embracing his side’s battling qualities.
New Zealand PM calls Ryder attack 'sinister' as cricketer is placed under induced coma
The Kiwi all-rounder played for the Irish cricket team in 2007.
Michael Bent fails his audition as 10-minute wonder gets the nod
Ireland coach Declan Kidney revealed that the New Zealander’s rough outing in Galway did him no favours.
Peace offering: Elwood and Schmidt make up over sandwiches
The Leinster and Connacht coaches chatted amiably post-match in the press room.
Ashes to bashes: Kiwi cricketer pursues Freddie Flintoff bout
Looks like there will be no peaceful retirement for the affable boxing novice.
McCarthy is not the only Connacht player to express an interest to come to Leinster – Schmidt
The row over Mike McCarthy’s switch to Leinster shows no signs of going away.
The Hobbit - is it actually any good?
Patrick McCarry delivers the verdict on Peter Jackson’s new blockbuster… and recognises that chap from Cold Feet.
Blacklisted: Dan Carter snubbed in New Zealand player of the year nominations
The three lads up for the main award are pretty handy though.
James Coughlan is good enough to play for Ireland - Rob Penney
Somebody get down to Bear and tell Jamie Heaslip.
Heart and soul sees Munster home and leaves Saracens 'spewing'
Rob Penney brought out some old-school superlatives to praise his victorious side.
Clermont are 'undoubtedly' the favourites says Leinster coach Schmidt
The Kiwi is daunted by his former side’s blistering start to their Heineken Cup pool.