England will visit New Zealand for a three-Test series against the world champions next June with an additional midweek fixture against the Crusaders.
Entertainment is the name of the game when the Barbarians host Fiji at Twickenham on Saturday.
The haka, New Zealand's traditional pre-match war dance, continues to polarise people.
The New Zealand Rugby Union has paid tribute to All Black hooker Andrew Hore, who has announced he is retiring from the game.
Springbok captain Jean de Villiers this week gets a rare opportunity to tap into the All Black psyche and see what makes his arch rival tick.
Veteran All Blacks hooker Andrew Hore confirmed his international retirement on Wednesday after 83 Test appearances for New Zealand.
Flank Sean O'Brien says Ireland’s performance against the All Blacks on Sunday can be used as a building block for success in next year’s Six Nations.
New Zealand media have dubbed the 2013 All Blacks "The Unbeatables" after their perfect season, but acknowledged that their rivals are closing the gap.
All Black captain Richie McCaw revealed the words of inspiration that helped New Zealand return from the brink of defeat against Ireland at the weekend.
Ireland coach Joe Schmidt said it was devastating that his side had come within seconds of an historic first ever win over New Zealand.
|South African news|
|» Vermeulen’s pursuit of perfection|
|» Pumas dominate SARU nominations|
|» Carlos becomes a King|
|» George Sevens put on hold|
|» Fill the cracks that leak talent|