New Zealand's national rugby team has been awarded Spain's Princess of Asturias prize for sports in recognition of its success and for representing the values of solidarity and racial and cultural integration.
All Blacks captain Kieran Read has re-signed with New Zealand Rugby through the 2019 World Cup in a deal which will likely make him New Zealand's first million-dollar player.
No. 8 Warren Whiteley was named the new Springboks captain and coach Allister Coetzee included eight uncapped players in his squad on Tuesday to prepare for a three-test series against France next month.
The New Zealand leg of the Sevens World Series is moving from Wellington to Hamilton next year, Stuff has reported. Hamilton's hosting of the event was announced at FMG Stadium Waikato today.
Scotland, Canada, Samoa and Argentina have booked their places in San Francisco next July by virtue of their finishing positions in the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series.
The Hurricanes overwhelmed the Cheetahs 61-7 and the Highlanders routed the Western Force 55-6 in strident displays of New Zealand teams' might in Super Rugby on the weekend.
Scotland successfully defended its London Sevens rugby title when it overcame home side England 12-7 in the final at Twickenham on Sunday.
Hosts England and New Zealand are unbeaten after a thrilling day of action on the penultimate day of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series in London.
Center Vince Aso scored three tries to lift the Wellington, New Zealand-based Hurricanes to a 61-7 win over the Cheetahs in Super Rugby on Saturday, becoming the leading try scorer of the season by raising his tally to a club-record 13.
Manu Samoa Sevens captain Falemiga Selesele has been given the all clear to lead Samoa to the London Sevens tonight. Selesele has been named in the final squad released by the Samoa Rugby Union.
The Crusaders overcame a halftime deficit to beat the Chiefs 31-24 in a thrilling Super Rugby match in Fiji on Friday, extending their winning start to the season to a club- and tournament-record 12 consecutive games.
Wayne Smith will step down as an All Blacks assistant coach at the end of the Rugby Championship in October, choosing not to join in the team's attempt to win a third consecutive World Cup.
Less than two weeks before the first Super Rugby clash in Samoa between the Auckland Blues and Queensland Reds in Samoa, the excitement is building. As rugby fans prepare their gear, the entries of two lucky rugby fans will be selected from the Samoa Observer’s “ Clash of Colours Competition” today.
The Australian Rugby Union has agreed to hold a special general meeting within seven days to explain its delay in deciding which of Australia's five teams will be cut from Super Rugby next season.
If you think Sonny Bill Williams has forgotten about his boxing pedigree, think again!
Tom Brady's stolen Super Bowl jerseys are back with the New England Patriots.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored on his emotional return home, but Portugal squandered a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 to Sweden in a friendly on Tuesday.
Samoa enters this year’s F.I.B.A. U18 Oceania Championships aiming to improve on a promising performance in the 2014 tournament, and a lot of their fortunes will be placed on the shoulders of Linda Kelsall
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