Sonny Bill head knock: NZR off the hook

2017-08-24 10:11

SANZAAR has stated that the All Blacks were not deliberately at fault in allowing Sonny Bill Williams to play on against the Wallabies.

B-sample clears All Black of doping

2017-02-09 06:44

All Blacks lock Patrick Tuipulotu has been "fully exonerated" of doping after his B-sample came up clean, New Zealand Rugby said.

NZ Rugby referees panel named

2015-12-11 14:48

The New Zealand Rugby Union has named its referees panel for the 2016 season.

Guildford's contract terminated

2014-05-29 08:27

Former All Blacks winger Zac Guildford has had his contract with the NZRU terminated, freeing him for a move to France.

NZ rugby finances improve

2014-03-25 11:57

NZRU's financial position improved in 2013 with the national body's war chest of cash reserves swelling to $63.7 million.

All Black trio sign until 2017

2014-02-14 15:30

The All Black trio of Cory Jane, Israel Dagg and Luke Romano have all signed contract extensions with the NZRU until 2017.

NZRU: YouTube Test success

2013-10-25 12:46

The NZRU says the experimental broadcast on YouTube of last weekend's Test between the All Blacks and Wallabies was a success.

'Significant' surplus for NZRU

2013-02-28 10:22

NZRU boss Steve Tew has confirmed the national union will post a "significant" surplus when its presents its 2012 accounts.

Baby Black: I'm innocent

2012-06-28 07:27

A New Zealand Under-20 player accused of raping a South African woman has denied the alleged sexual assault.

We will comply with cops: NZRU

2012-06-25 14:05

The NZRU will co-operate with South African police inquiries into an accusation of rape against a member of its Under-20 team.


Aussies wanted SA out of Super Rugby - report

2017-04-11 07:04

NZ Rugby reportedly rejected the Australian Rugby Union's plan to form a new Super Rugby competition which excluded South Africa.

Kiwis to trial two on-field refs

2015-12-17 14:00

Two referees will officiate together during New Zealand's national provincial championship next year.

Dane Coles re-signs with NZRU

2015-06-05 09:15

Hooker Dane Coles became the third New Zealander to sign on with the All Blacks until the 2019 World Cup, New Zealand Rugby has said.

Global season a 'long shot'

2014-05-12 10:30

A push for an integrated global rugby season remains a "long shot", says New Zealand Rugby Union chief Steve Tew.

NZRU backs S15 expansion

2014-02-28 09:10

NZRU boss Steve Tew says the expansion of the Super Rugby competition from 15 to 17 teams will not result in a longer season.

NZRU pays tribute to Mandela

2013-12-06 09:27

NZRU has saluted Nelson Mandela, saying the sport had lost "a champion of our game" with the passing of the former president.

NZRU denies Umaga 'favour'

2013-09-13 10:33

The NZ Rugby Union has rejected suggestions that Tana Umaga escaped punishment on a charge because of his high standing.

All Blacks to face France

2012-11-02 07:41

The All Blacks kick-off their 2013 home schedule with a rerun of last year's RWC final as they host France at the same venue in June.

Baby Blacks 'cleared' to leave

2012-06-26 07:43

New Zealand Rugby Union chief executive Steve Tew says the Baby Blacks waited for clearance from police before leaving SA.

NZ's Maori go All Black

2012-06-01 09:01

NZ's sevens and Maori rugby teams have been given the right to use the country's revered All Blacks name, the NZRU has said.

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