Chiefs Must Be Wary Of Hungry Stormers

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In 80-minutes of rugby, the Chiefs’ Super Rugby season will be defined by the amount of faith they have in their expansive style of rugby against a Stormers side hungry to perform against the best. The Waikato-based club has had two disappointing seasons since their back-to-back championship run in 2012/13. Players have come and gone, […] READ MORE


All Blacks vs Wales: Brilliance from Beauden Barrett

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The All Blacks have wrapped up the Steinlager Series with a 36-22 victory over Wales at Westpac Stadium in Wellington. Brilliance from Beauden Barrett; a replacement for injured first-five Aaron Cruden, helped secure the win but it wasn’t without a ‘defiant comeback’ from the visitors late in the game. In another poor showing during the […] READ MORE


All Blacks Look To Wrap Up the Steinlager Series

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In front of a sell-out crowd this Saturday, the All Blacks have their eyes set firmly on the second test against Wales, wishing to wrap up the Steinlager Series and make a ‘big statement’ in doing so. Despite winning the First Test 39-21 in Auckland, the All Blacks ball handling in particular was poor. The execution didn’t […] READ MORE


All Blacks v Wales: First Test Thriller

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The All Blacks have ‘dodged a bullet’ and come back strongest to beat Wales 39-21 in a thriller at Eden Park, but they had to survive a big scare to get the job done. All Blacks v Wales: As It Happened The talk over this week had been about which player would lead the All […] READ MORE


Returning All Blacks Ready Ahead of First Test

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The All Blacks return to test match rugby for the opening game of an 11 match season that begins tonight in Auckland against Wales. It was all smiles at the traditional Captains Run yesterday, prior to the gameday preparations beginning as the returning All Blacks completed their preparations before the match that will ‘stop a […] READ MORE


Aaron Cruden Takes His Game To Another Level

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Aaron Cruden may not be taking shots on goal, but his all-round performance for the Chiefs is showing that his return to the All Blacks isn’t up for discussion. In 525 minutes of game time, Aaron Cruden has been the enabler to a Chiefs backline that has taken the Super Rugby competition by storm. In their […] READ MORE



Aaron Cruden Keeps Rugby Return Simple

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Aaron Cruden is under the spotlight as he returns to the rugby field but with just a week to go until Super Rugby begins, the 27-year old All Black will just be hopeful to get through a full season. It has been ten long months since Aaron Cruden last played a game of rugby. Since […] READ MORE