Rugby Championship 2014 Special Edition



On sale now -  All Blacks go for the record and another Rugby Championship title. Will they do it?

A comprehensive, glossy magazine stacked full of interesting and relevant articles that go well beyond normal basic insights. In this edition:
Richie McCaw interview, 1st XV review/preview, IRB JWC U20 report, Jeff Wilson, The importance of the All Blacks brand overseas, Old School v New School, Farewell Honey Badger.
 

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Brian Ashby: Crusaders know it's a fine line between hero and zero

It's a very fine line between hero and zero. No one is more acutely aware of that than Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder.There was a time at this stage of the season when the Crusaders were unstoppable. Not any more.Making it to...

Brumbies name unchanged side for Super Rugby semi

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) The ACT Brumbies have named the same team that beat the defending champion Chiefs last weekend for Saturday's Super Rugby semifinal against the New South Wales Waratahs.The Brumbies were beaten 39-8 by...

Rugby: Skipper Braid one of four to re-sign with Blues

Captain Luke Braid, Brendon O'Connor, Frank Halai and Bryn Hall have re-signed with the Blues.Loose forwards Braid and O'Connor, and wing Halai, have signed one-year deals, while halfback Hall has re-signed until the end of 2016."It's...

McCaw back for Crusaders in Super Rugby semifinal

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) All Blacks captain Richie McCaw has been named at blindside flanker in the Crusaders' starting lineup for Saturday's Super Rugby semifinal against the Sharks.McCaw has been sidelined since he suffered...

Rugby: McCaw, Flynn to start for Crusaders

The Crusaders have been bolstered by the return of Richie McCaw for their semifinal against the Sharks on Saturday, with hooker Corey Flynn also recalled to the starting XV to celebrate his 150th match for the franchise.As expected,...

Rugby: Australian semifinal has plenty of edge

Nothing beats a grudge game and the whiff of verbal cordite is swirling ahead of the Super rugby semifinal between the Waratahs and Brumbies.The hostility is connected to the Wallabies test in Dublin last year when 15 players were...


Blogs

Mark Calverley Super Rugby - Not going to plan for NZ teams. Should we worry?

Not all our own way for NZ teams

By Mark Calverley

Mark Calverley Benji - Should he stay or should he go?

Pressure is on Benji, but shouldn't we remember SBW went to France (Toulon) for 2 years to learn the game.

By Mark Calverley

Mark Calverley Concussion

With all of the news around concussion do you think there should be safety measures in place for players to ensure they don't play on after a head know? How and who should police that?

By Mark Calverley

Mark Calverley Club Rugby - How to get the MOJO back

With the start of club rugby upon us, how can we maintain the value of the clubs in player pathways and community spirit.

By Mark Calverley

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ITM Cup Edition - All Blacks going for a record and a title

ITM Cup Edition - All Blacks going for a record and a title

on sale August 7

On sale now! Old provincial rivals go head-to-head in the ITM Cup and Heartland Championship


A comprehensive, glossy magazine stacked full of interesting and relevant articles that go well beyond normal basic insights.


We also review the IRB U20 Rugby Championships in Auckland, the 1st XV section outlining some key players and the franchise camps.
We review the ITM Cup, the importance of the Ranfurly Shield and Craig Dowd highlights the next group of ITM players who could emerge.


Every ITM and Heartland union is reviewed and Wanganui shows itself as the Heart of Heartland.


Women's NPC and using videoing and coding to improve performance.


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