A bodyguard of former South African president Nelson Mandela believes the All Blacks were poisoned in 1995.
The All Blacks were nigh on unstoppable in 2015 - now they and playmaker Dan Carter have broken sports-mad New Zealand's duck at the Laureus World Sports awards.
All Blacks centre Sonny Bill Williams has been praised on social media for what is fast becoming a trademark gesture at the Hong Kong Sevens over the weekend.
Sonny Bill Williams' potential return to French Rugby club Toulon has come as news to Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson.
Sonny Bill Williams is reportedly close to returning to French rugby club Toulon for part of the 2016-17 season.
Sonny Bill Williams has been named to make his return from injury in a 14-strong All Blacks Sevens squad for the Hong Kong and Singapore world series tournaments.
Coach Steve Hansen has confirmed Kieran Read will captain the All Blacks this year.
The All Blacks will begin their season-ending 2016 tour with another Test in Chicago, this time against Six Nations champions Ireland.
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.
All Blacks and Highlanders player Malakai Fekitoa publicly expressed his issues with anger on one of his official social media accounts on Wednesday.
Australian sevens coach Andy Friend has taken a swipe at World Rugby and match officials for a blunder which let New Zealand field an extra player during a match-defining moment in a pool game against his team.
Sydney Roosters are favorites to sign Sonny Bill Williams but they face competition from the NZRU and others clubs chasing his services in French rugby union, the NRL and Super League.
Twice World Cup-winning All Black Victor Vito will head to France to play for Top 14 side La Rochelle after finishing the Super Rugby season with the Wellington Hurricanes.
Despite blunders which almost cost New Zealand the Wellington Sevens title, Sonny Bill Williams is confident he can improve quickly in his latest sporting challenge.
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.
Possessions never seemed to weigh down Jonah Lomu, whose priority was to share his good fortune wherever he possibly could.
Former All Blacks captain Richie McCaw says he is "very lucky" to be engaged to long time partner, hockey star Gemma Flynn.
New Zealand great Dan Carter has won the prestigious Rugby Union Writers' Club Pat Marshall Memorial Award as the sport's personality of the year for 2015.
Vacancy: All Blacks first five-eighth. Contenders: Aaron Cruden, Beauden Barrett, Lima Sopoaga. Probably in that order, too.
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.