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Rugby-Kanaloa Hawaii to exploit 'untapped' Pacific potential

14 Jul 2020

WELLINGTON, July 14 Kanaloa Hawaii have no intention of filling their ranks with veterans as they prepare for life in Major League Rugby next season and will instead look to develop the cream of talent from the Pacific Islands, the team's general manager told Reuters.

INTERVIEW-Rugby-Pacific Islanders eye team in Super Rugby

13 Jul 2020

WELLINGTON, July 13 The future of Super Rugby remains under a cloud as COVID-19 travel curbs continue to stymie cross-border contests but the manager of Pacific Islands-focused Kanaloa Hawaii says they have been in discussions about entering a team in the competition.

New Zealand keeper hoping Women's World Cup means more home games

03 Jul 2020

WELLINGTON Football Ferns goalkeeper Erin Nayler is hoping New Zealand winning the right to co-host the 2023 Women's World Cup will mean a lot more home matches over the next couple of years. | Video

NZ still clear on Tokyo gold after sevens circuit cancelled

01 Jul 2020

WELLINGTON New Zealand Rugby's women's sevens co-coach said his team were preparing for the possibility of not being able to play any international teams ahead of next year's Tokyo Olympics, but was confident their planning would help in trying to win gold.

Soccer-Australia, New Zealand bask in glow of Women's World Cup 'treasure'

26 Jun 2020

MELBOURNE/WELLINGTON Australia and New Zealand on Friday hailed victory in a groundbreaking bid for the 2023 Women's World Cup, promising to turn the "treasure" of the tournament into a spur for gender equity and fairness.

Australia, New Zealand bask in glow of Women's World Cup 'treasure'

26 Jun 2020

MELBOURNE/WELLINGTON Australia and New Zealand on Friday hailed victory in a groundbreaking bid for the 2023 Women's World Cup, promising to turn the "treasure" of the tournament into a spur for gender equity and fairness.

Rugby: Chiefs' Cane returns for Crusaders clash

26 Jun 2020

WELLINGTON All Blacks captain Sam Cane will make his debut in New Zealand's Super Rugby competition on Sunday when the Waikato Chiefs face the Canterbury Crusaders in a match that will have added spice after some pre-game comments fired up the Hamilton-based side.

Women's World Cup all about the legacy, says NZF chief

26 Jun 2020

WELLINGTON New Zealand Football chief Andrew Pragnell's daughter Ari gave him a smile and the thumbs up before going back to sleep in the early hours of Friday morning when he told her the joint bid to host the 2023 Women's World Cup with Australia was successful.

Women's World Cup all about the legacy, says NZF chief

26 Jun 2020

WELLINGTON New Zealand Football chief Andrew Pragnell's daughter Ari gave him a smile and the thumbs up before going back to sleep in the early hours of Friday morning when he told her the joint bid to host the 2023 Women's World Cup with Australia was successful.

New Zealand Super Rugby eyes big crowds, referee 'adjustments'

25 Jun 2020

WELLINGTON Super Rugby Aotearoa is expecting bigger crowds and better refereeing this weekend, with the chief executive of New Zealand Rugby (NZR) confident the 10-week domestic competition is building up a head of steam.

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