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New Zealand avoid punishment over extra man

Rieko Ioane of New Zealand races away for a try in the pool clash.

World Rugby has determined there will be no disciplinary action New Zealand despite having eight players on the field when scoring a game-levelling try against Australia in the final pool match between the trans-Tasman rivals at the Sydney Sevens.

SBW makes immediate Sevens impact

Heading to Sydney: Sonny Bill Williams will face Quade Cooper on Saturday night at Allianz Stadium.

Sonny Bill Williams turned from villain to hero as the All Blacks Sevens pipped South Africa 19-14 after the hooter and capped a triumphant start to the world series tournament in Wellington.

Online support floods in for SBW

SBW in action for the All Blacks.

Sonny Bill Williams has received a flood of online support for his decision to share two pictures of dead children on social media in an attempt to raise awareness of Syria's refugee crisis.