WELLINGTON, June 28 Ihaia West, who scored a brilliant try to defeat the British and Irish Lions earlier this month, will leave the Auckland Blues for the Wellington Hurricanes next season after the Super Rugby sides swapped reserve flyhalves.
WELLINGTON, June 27 Wellington Hurricanes coach Chris Boyd thought opposing lock Iain Henderson's tackle on Jordie Barrett deserved an "orange" card, while his British and Irish Lions counterpart Warren Gatland reckoned it warranted just a penalty.
WELLINGTON, June 27 The Wellington Hurricanes launched an extraordinary comeback by scoring two tries while British and Irish Lions lock Iain Henderson was in the sinbin and snatched a 31-31 draw in the visitors' final midweek match of their New Zealand tour on Tuesday.
WELLINGTON, June 27 The Wellington Hurricanes launched an extraordinary comeback while British and Irish Lions lock Iain Henderson was in the sinbin to snatch a thrilling 31-31 draw with the tourists on Tuesday.
June 27 British and Irish Lions drew with the Wellington Hurricanes 31-31 (halftime 23-7 Lions) in the eighth game of their 10-match tour at Wellington Regional Stadium on Tuesday.
JOHANNESBURG, June 27 South Africa captain Warren Whiteley faces up to two months on the sidelines with a pelvis injury, ruling him out of the rest of the Super Rugby season and possibly the opening matches of the Rugby Championship, his team said on Tuesday.
WELLINGTON, June 27 The All Blacks have continued to fight off questions about intentionally targeting British and Irish Lions scrumhalf Conor Murray in the first test with loose forward Jerome Kaino repeating the team's denial on Tuesday.
June 26 (Gracenote) - Results and standings from the Norwegian championship matches on Monday Monday, June 26 Stromsgodset IF 1 Molde 1 Sunday, June 25 Aalesund 5 Odd Grenland 1 Rosenborg Trondheim 3 Sogndal 0 Sarpsborg 08 1 Brann Bergen 1 Stabaek 1 Kristiansund BK 4 Tromso 1 Sandefjord Fotball 1 Viking Stavanger 1 FK Haugesund 1 Saturday, June 24 Valerenga Oslo 3 L
June 26 (Gracenote) - Fixtures from the Super Rugby matches FRIDAY, JUNE 30 FIXTURES (GMT) Sharks v Bulls (1700) Jaguares v Southern Kings (2305) SATURDAY, JULY 1 FIXTURES (GMT) Cheetahs v Stormers (1305) Lions v Sunwolves (1515)
WELLINGTON, June 26 Factbox for the British and Irish Lions' eighth match of their tour of New Zealand against the Wellington Hurricanes on Tuesday: