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A trip to New Zealand's Rugby Museum

Apart from its pretty city centre, Palmerston North has little to please its visitor.

It is a typical semi-large New Zealand city, a busy CBD and then endless amounts of outer-city block shops. 698 more words

Rugby becoming boring. Steve Hansen

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has given an alarming state of the game report as rugby prepares for the World Cup, fearing it is becoming boring. 421 more words

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Things happen when Carlos Spencer is around. A mercurial talent, Spencer returned to the All Blacks scene in 2003 after featuring sparingly in the time since his stunning debut season in 1997. 158 more words

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Aaron Cruden: Relaxed but strict preparation

Aaron Cruden has walked a long road prior to becoming a regular All Black first-five mainstay.

Making his professional rugby debut for the Manawatu Turbos in 2008, Cruden went on to captain the New Zealand U-20 national side to a world title the next year, before being named the IRB Junior Player of the Year months later. 542 more words


Brodie Retallick out for next three Chiefs fixtures

Brodie Retallick has been sidelined for three to four weeks after a serious AC injury, as confirmed by Chiefs coach Dave Rennie this morning.

Retallick injured his right shoulder against the Crusaders last week. 67 more words


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Remember you first day at Grammar? 156 more words


Concerns for Retallick after Crusaders rout

The Chiefs join the Hurricanes on top of the Super Rugby ladder after beating the Crusaders in round three.

With a crowd of over 18,000 last night in Hamilton, the Chiefs handed the Crusaders one of their heaviest defeats in a five-try rout which ended 40-16. 165 more words