News | Rugby
15 Oct 2019 12:05
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Sports > Rugby

    All Blacks lock Brodie Retallick has made a promising return from his dislocated shoulder in the 71-9 World Cup win over Namibia in Tokyo

    All Blacks lock Brodie Retallick has made a promising return from his dislocated shoulder in the 71-9 World Cup win over Namibia in Tokyo


    In his first game in almost three months, Retallick got through half an hour before Patrick Tuipulotu replaced him.



    Waikato have broken a four-game losing streak in the Mitre 10 Cup, beating Taranaki 38-19 in Hamilton and maintaining their hopes of a Premiership semi-final spot.

    Tasman have extended their lead atop the table with a 52-6 defeat of Northland in Nelson.



    Cooper Cronk has farewelled league with another NRL premiership but it came amid controversy.

    The Sydney Roosters halfback was sin-binned for a professional foul during the final for tackling Canberra's Josh Papalii without the ball.

    The Roosters beat the Raiders 14-8 to become the first team in 26 years to defend their title.



    The Black Ferns sevens are into the semi-finals of the season-opening tournament in Glendale, California.

    New Zealand's beaten Ireland 36-10 in the quarters and will now face the USA - France and Australia to square off in the other semi.



    Israel Adesanya has dethroned UFC middleweight titleholder Robert Whittaker with a knock-out win in their UFC 243 bout in Melbourne.

    An Adesanya left hook in the second round proved decisive.



    Champions Manchester City have lost more ground on English Premier League leaders Liverpool after getting beaten 2-nil at home by Wolverhampton.

    The result leaves City second on 16 points, eight behind Liverpool going into the international break.

    Arsenal, Chelsea and Newcastle were the other winners.



    Marc Marquez has claimed his sixth MotoGP world title after winning in Thailand.



    Dominic Thiem and Naomi Osaka have won their respective finals at tennis' China Open in Beijing.



    India's beaten South Africa by 203 runs in their opening cricket test at Visakhapatnam .

    Fast bowler Mohammed Shami starred with five wickets for 35 runs to help dismiss the Proteas for 191 in their second innings.



    From our "little tweets can go a long way" desk...

    The Houston Rockets' Chinese sponsor and a Chinese sportswear maker have suspended work with the basketball team after their general manager sent a tweet in support of Hong Kong protests at the weekend.

    The controversial morsel was deleted, but not before sportswear brand Li-Ning and sponsor Shanghai Pudong Development Bank Credit Card Center had spied it.

    © 2019 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Rugby News
     15 Oct: All Blacks and Chiefs flanker Sam Cane has paid tribute to the leadership of Japan captain Michael Leitch at the rugby World Cup
     14 Oct: Preparing well for their Olympic qualifiers is the main focus for the Black Sticks when they take on Japan in the third game of their series in Stratford tonight
     14 Oct: It hasn't taken long for Ireland to embrace the challenge of facing the All Blacks in the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup
     14 Oct: Japan captain Michael Leitch believes having achieved their first goal of making the quarter finals, his side can go further at the Rugby World Cup
     14 Oct: Japan has advanced to the rugby World Cup last eight for the first time, which has set up an All Blacks quarter-final against Ireland
     13 Oct: Canterbury have scored in extra time to beat North Harbour 31-25 in Christchurch and lock the Ranfurly Shield away for the summer
     13 Oct: North Harbour are drawing on their shock of eight days ago ahead of their pivotal Mitre 10 Cup match today
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    All Blacks and Chiefs flanker Sam Cane has paid tribute to the leadership of Japan captain Michael Leitch at the rugby World Cup More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    An economist doubts proposed Kiwisaver changes will have the desired effect More...



     Today's News

    Law and Order:
    Police have arrested two people in Cromwell - as they try to stamp out meth in Otago 11:57

    Entertainment:
    Liam Hemsworth is "taking it slow" with Maddison Brown 11:52

    Entertainment:
    Stacey Solomon felt "really anxious" at the thought of going out with her baby son 11:22

    Soccer:
    Racism has marred the international debut of English footballer Tyrone Mings in their 6-nil Euro 2020 football qualifier rout of Bulgaria in Sofia 11:07

    Law and Order:
    The Police watchdog has found an officer involved in a crash with a fleeing driver, broke the rules 11:07

    Entertainment:
    Sir Elton John had to learn to "become a human being again" when he got sober 10:52

    Business:
    An economist doubts proposed Kiwisaver changes will have the desired effect 10:47

    International:
    Donald Trump's Republican support is cracking, and impeachment will reveal his real base 10:37

    Politics:
    Queen's Speech used to reiterate Britain's commitment to Brexit deadline on October 31 10:27

    Environment:
    Several schools in the Coromandel are closed as the upper North Island is pounded by heavy rain 10:27


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2019 New Zealand City Ltd