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England and NZ search for perfection

After sterling quarterfinals, momentum will decide this much-anticipated mini-final

All Blacks coach Hansen says Springboks are NZ’s ‘biggest rival’

The coach admits that this weekend's match against England will be a mighty clash, but insists that they are not his side's fiercest rival

A tropical subject: Could typhoons hit Rugby World Cup?

Here are some of the key questions as one of the world's natural disaster hotspots prepares to host one of the world's biggest sporting events

Call Carter: All Blacks legend settles Bledisloe Cup nerves

The defending world cup champions have brought a two-time winner to advise creative players in the setup

Coach drops top All Blacks

Steve Hansen wants a “200%” improvement from his players for their clash with the Aussies

How have the All Blacks remained the world’s best for over a decade?

New Zealand have a chance to do the incredible in Japan later this year and win a third consecutive World Cup

How the Barrett family has plotted the course for New Zealand rugby

Not only have Beauden, Jordie and Scott Barrett are the first sibling trio to take the field at the same time

All Blacks coach winds back on domestic violence comments

Steve Hansen moves to clarify comments he made, downplaying the role of gender in domestic violence

What it’s like wearing the All-Black jersey

A new book delves into the secrets behind the mighty rugby team from a tiny country

Five talking points for the new Super Rugby season

Here are five talking points for the 24th year of the southern hemisphere club championship

All Blacks call up the big guns for England Test

New Zealand have signalled their attacking intent against England by naming two playmakers in a full- strength side for Saturday’s blockbuster Test

Consistency is vital – Cheika

Oz coach admits changes in tactics are needed, but he stand behind his trio of assistant coaches

All Blacks break Bok resilience at the death

An assertive display by South Africa was not enough as the world champions got the revenge they craved at Loftus

Springboks upset world champion All Blacks

​South Africa pulled off a shock 36-34 victory over New Zealand in their Rugby Championship clash in Wellington on Saturday

All Blacks, Boks slugfests are all punched out, say coaches

The days of New Zealand and South Africa dishing up dour, forward-based slug-fests are over, according to the rival coaches

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