Rugby Championship


NZ praised for 'special performance'

POST-MATCH REACTION: Both All Black coach Steve Hansen and the defeated Wallabies praised the skill of the World Cup holders Saturday.

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Player ratings: Outclassed

OPINION: The Wallabies arrived at Eden Park in Auckland with hope and desire. They left the stadium a demoralised bunch.

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Player ratings: Black wave

OPINION: The Wallabies were swamped by an All Black wave of Tsunami-like proportions at Eden Park in Auckland on Saturday.

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All Blacks prove their class

The All Blacks have silenced their critics by blowing away the Wallabies 51-20 in Auckland on Saturday.

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Boks to base it on physical forwards

Jean de Villiers has said that he is hoping that his team can dominate in the forwards like they are used to ahead of Saturday's game.

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Pumas promise sanguine showing

Argentina and South Africa have been buoyed by the weather forecast, as they prepare for a Rugby Championship second-round match.

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Poite in Eden Park spotlight

The All Blacks and Wallabies sought pre-match talks with referee Romain Poite on Friday, ahead of their highly anticipated return Rugby Championship Test.

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Grim record to end?

FEATURE: rugby365 puts Argentina centre Marcelo Bosch in the spotlight ahead of their first Rugby Championship home match of the season.

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Preview: New Zealand v Australia

RUGBY CHAMPIONSHIP: It has been 28 long years since Australia last won at Auckland's Eden Park. That is a very long time between drinks.

Preview: Argentina v South Africa

RUGBY CHAMPIONSHIP: It could be a tough visit for South Africa, when they face Argentina in Salta on Saturday. Paul Dobson previews the match.

Juan: Boyish smile hides hardened vet

PLAYER INTERVIEW: The boyish smile on the face of Juan Hugo Smith masked the trauma that he endured in the past four years.

Hernández back to battle Boks

Argentina have made two changes to the starting team for the return Rugby Championship match against South Africa in Salta Saturday.

Hansen: Peyper 'owned up' to errors

All Black coach Steve Hansen said referee Jaco Peyper admitted to him that he made a series of blunders during last week's Test draw with Australia.

Bok changes add to line-out woes

The Springboks made three changes to the starting XV, with two effecting the line-outs - which already appeared weak in Pretoria.

Crotty gets his All Black start

The All Blacks have made three changes for the Test against the Wallabies in Auckland on Saturday including a start for Ryan Crotty.

Juan back at No.7

BREAKING NEWS: Juan Smith will complete a remarkable return to the Test arena when he runs out for the Springboks against Argentina in Salta.

Wallaby scrum to silence critics

IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Australia's tight forwards are determined to silence critics who still take pot-shots at their much-maligned scrum.

Boks to face 'hostile fans'

South Africa will be confronted by 20,000-odd hostile Argentineans when they arrive at the Estadio Padre Ernesto Martearena in Salta on Saturday.

Fixtures Time
Sun, 05 October
Argentina v Australia
  • 00h40
Sat, 04 October
South Africa v New Zealand
  • 17h05
Sun, 28 September
Argentina v New Zealand
  • 00h10
Sat, 27 September
South Africa v Australia
  • 17h05
Sat, 13 September
Australia v Argentina
  • 12h05
Results Score
Sat, 23 August 2014
New Zealand v Australia

  • 51 | 20
Team P W D L Pts
New Zealand 2 1 1 0 7
South Africa 1 1 0 0 4
Australia 2 0 1 1 2
Argentina 1 0 0 1 1