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Gatland to lead Lions on mission impossible to New Zealand
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Gatland to lead Lions on mission impossible to New Zealand

New Zealander prepares for the toughest task in rugby as he prepares to take charge of the British and Irish against his own countrymen
7 Sep 2016
Richie McCaw swaps rugby for helicopters and care homes
New Zealand All Blacks captain Richie McCaw holds the Webb Ellis cup together with the players after the 2011 Rugby World Cup final match New Zealand vs France at Eden Park Stadium in Aucklan
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Richie McCaw swaps rugby for helicopters and care homes

The New Zealand rugby legend has an eclectic range of business interests to keep him occupied after hanging up his boots
19 Nov 2015
Jonah Lomu, rugby's greatest superstar, dies aged 40
Jonah Lomu
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Jonah Lomu, rugby's greatest superstar, dies aged 40

The giant New Zealand winger who destroyed England turned rugby union on its head, but was struck down with kidney disease
18 Nov 2015
Dan Carter guides All Blacks to glory, are they best ever?
Richie McCaw and Dan Carter of New Zealand, Rugby World Cup 2015
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Dan Carter guides All Blacks to glory, are they best ever?

New Zealand make history as they retain the Rugby World Cup, and the rest of the world looks to catch up by 2019
2 Nov 2015
Rugby World Cup betting odds: are NZ the best bet?
New Zealand Rugby
In Review

Rugby World Cup betting odds: are NZ the best bet?

New Zealand are overwhelming favourites to retain the trophy, so it could pay to look for value in other markets
18 Sep 2015
Rugby World Cup: the story of the Webb Ellis Cup so far
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Rugby World Cup: the story of the Webb Ellis Cup so far

From humble beginnings the Rugby World Cup has become one of the world's biggest sporting events... here's how it happened
17 Sep 2015
All Black Ali Williams 'bitter Welshman' after England jibe
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All Black Ali Williams 'bitter Welshman' after England jibe

Furious England fans round on New Zealand star after he says it would be a dark day if England win Rugby World Cup
14 Sep 2015
Air New Zealand safety video: rapping All Blacks and aliens
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Air New Zealand safety video: rapping All Blacks and aliens

Israel Dagg raps safety instructions in Men in Black pastiche featuring Richie McCaw, Dan Carter and Rip Torn
13 Aug 2015
Will Rugby Championship put All Blacks' World Cup at risk?
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In Review

Will Rugby Championship put All Blacks' World Cup at risk?

While England and Wales head to World Cup training camps, New Zealand, South Africa and Australia are preparing for a bruising
17 Jul 2015
RUGBY STAR DEAD: Jerry Collins killed in car accident
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RUGBY STAR DEAD: Jerry Collins killed in car accident

Legendary flanker and his wife killed in crash on notorious stretch of French motorway, baby daughter critical
5 Jun 2015
Semesa Rokoduguni: from battlefield to world stage
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Semesa Rokoduguni: from battlefield to world stage

Having cut his teeth on patrol in Afghanistan, Semesa Rokoduguni now faces a new challenge – scoring against the All Blacks
7 Nov 2014
SAFE SEXISM: Air New Zealand flies into turbulence
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SAFE SEXISM: Air New Zealand flies into turbulence

Sports Illustrated girls star in controversial Cook Islands safety clip. Is it sexist?
12 Feb 2014
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