Maori All Blacks coach Colin Cooper has named his squad for matches against Fiji and the New Zealand Barbarians next month.
The Chiefs will be without the services of Liam Messam and Sonny Bill Williams in 2016 as both pursue playing in the Olympics.
Highlanders boss Jamie Joseph has confirmed that the side will be without Dan Pryor for next week's Super Rugby semi-final.
New Zealand clinched their first U20 World Championship title in four years with a 21-16 win over England in Italy.
New Zealand tighthead prop Charlie Faumuina could require neck surgery just three months from the Rugby World Cup.
Former All Blacks captain Tana Umaga is set to be announced as the new head coach of the Blues, according to reports.
Powerful All Black winger Rene Ranger could miss North Harbour's ITM Cup campaign after having undergone neck surgery in France.
Former All Black Jerry Collins was laid to rest in is hometown of Porirua on Wednesday, with many past team-mates paying their respects....
New Zealand thrashed France to advance to the U20 World Championship Final with a 45-7 victory on Monday.
Former All Blacks flanker Jerry Collins's recent death was marked by a silent march by around 1500 people in Narbonne on Sunday.
Former All Blacks flanker Jerry Collins has died along with his wife in a tragic car crash in France on Friday.
Super Rugby's top try-scorer Waisake Naholo might stay in New Zealand despite signing a contract with Top 14 side Clermont Auvergne.
The Maori All Blacks will play Fiji as part of a two match series in July, New Zealand Rugby confirmed on Tuesday.
Former All Black second-row Brad Thorn has signed a three-year deal with the Reds to be part of their coaching staff from 2016.
New Zealand U20 coach Scott Robertson has named his squad for the World Rugby U20 Championship in Italy next month.
World Rugby has confirmed the pool draw for the London Sevens at Twickenham, the ninth and final round of this season's Series.
Toulon lock Ali Wiliams will put his retirement on hold to captain the NRFL Rough Riders against Leicester in Philadelphia on August 8....