Nominees announced for 2021 ASB Rugby Awards

New Zealand Rugby’s (NZR) top performers of 2021 will be recognised in an ASB Rugby Awards TV event, with nominees announced today. This year’s awards, due to COVID-19 restrictions on public gatherings, will be presented in a made-for-TV special on Sky Sport at 8pm Wednesday 15 December, with awards presented to

HSBC New Zealand Sevens won’t happen in 2022

The HSBC New Zealand Sevens will not take place in 2022 due to ongoing COVID-19 challenges World Rugby and New Zealand Rugby (NZR) have confirmed. The HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2022 schedule will be announced by World Rugby later this month, however the Hamilton and Sydney events will not be

Change at the helm for Black Ferns Sevens

After 10 years involved in the Black Ferns Sevens programme, the gold-medal winning Olympic campaign will be the last for Co-Coach Allan Bunting who is stepping down from his role. Co-Coach Cory Sweeney will take the helm of the team, with an exciting 12 months approaching that includes the Commonwealth Games

Showcase weekend of sevens set for Wellington

Showcase weekend of sevens set for Wellington Rugby fans in Wellington will be treated to a fast-paced weekend of sevens action as the All Blacks Sevens and Black Ferns Sevens take their Olympic preparation to the Capital. Takiwhitu Tūturu will feature eight teams playing across 9-10 April at Hataitai Park in Wellington. The