NZ defend 'odd' 2023 RWC hosting decision

2017-11-16 07:16

New Zealand Rugby boss Steve Tew has defended a shock decision to stage the 2023 RWC in France.

Tew calls 2023 RWC bids 'compelling'

2017-09-22 10:43

New Zealand Rugby chief executive Steve Tew says all three bids to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup are "compelling".

‘Japan not ready for Rugby Champs inclusion’

2017-07-27 12:55

Japan may one day be considered for inclusion in the Rugby Championship, New Zealand's Steve Tew has said.

Japan to host All Blacks next year

2017-05-17 08:04

Japan are set to host the world champion All Blacks in a Test match next year as part of the build-up to the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

Super Rugby silence is frustrating but necessary - Tew

2017-03-23 10:41

New Zealand Rugby chief executive Steve Tew has conceded that the silence surrounding the proposed changes to Super Rugby is frustrating.

Knives out for NZ Rugby boss over scandals

2016-09-28 08:20

NZR boss Steve Tew faced calls to resign over off-field scandals that have damaged the sport's reputation in the rugby-mad home of the All Blacks.

Tew admits to mistakes in stripper case

2016-09-09 16:29

People from outside New Zealand Rugby should have been involved in the investigation of inappropriate behaviour by the Chiefs.

Tew hopes NZ would embrace a gay All Black

2016-05-31 14:30

New Zealand rugby chief executive Steve Tew believes the country is "absolutely" ready for a gay player to represent the All Blacks.

Tew: Super Rugby must keep expanding

2016-05-12 09:00

Further expansion of Super Rugby is inevitable, according to New Zealand rugby boss Steve Tew.

Super Rugby chiefs worry over new Japan club

2015-11-13 16:02

Super Rugby organisers have expressed concern about the strength of the Japanese club due to join the southern hemisphere competition next season.


SA can count on NZ’s 2023 RWC vote

2017-11-03 07:17

New Zealand Rugby's CEO Steve Tew has indicated that they will support South Africa's bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup.

Review exposes alcohol, sexism in New Zealand

2017-09-07 07:20

New Zealand Rugby has committed to clamping down on antisocial behaviour by players.

NZ to keep lion's share of bumper tour profits

2017-07-10 08:30

NZ Rugby has revealed that the Lions series is set to deliver a bumper profit, but ruled out sharing more of it with the four nations whose players made up the touring team.

All Blacks plan to face Samoa before Lions

2017-04-05 06:21

The All Blacks hope to warm-up for the British and Irish Lions tour with a Test match against Samoa.

Review to tackle NZ's macho rugby culture

2016-11-09 07:52

New Zealand Rugby has named a high-powered panel to examine sexism in the game following recent scandals.

NZ fought lonely fight to change Super Rugby format

2016-09-23 08:31

New Zealand tried and failed to change next year's Super Rugby format after opposition from Australia and South Africa.

Tew confirms global season discussions

2016-07-01 12:54

New Zealand Rugby CEO Steve Tew confirmed that discussions are underway to create a global rugby calendar.

Super Rugby expansion inevitable

2016-05-15 21:39

New Zealand Rugby chief executive Steve Tew says the further expansion of the Super Rugby tournament is "inevitable."

Assistant coaches commit to All Blacks

2015-11-17 10:04

All Blacks assistant coaches Ian Foster and Mike Cron have extended their contracts with New Zealand Rugby.

All Blacks to stick with locals

2015-04-23 08:12

New Zealand have no intention of following Australia's lead and allowing players based at foreign clubs to play for the All Blacks.

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