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For the first time since their last World Cup win, the Black Ferns have a complete monopoly on New Zealand test rugby attention right now, Jamie Wall writes.
Analysis: The home team setup at Mt Smart Stadium leaves you in absolutely no doubt whose house you're in.
Analysis - For all its flaws, Super Rugby managed to cook up a sensational final weekend of a regular season. Now we can finally head into the finals.
Opinion - Just when you thought you had heavyweight boxing figured out, Andy Ruiz Jr dethrones British title-holder Anthony Joshua with a stunning seventh-round stoppage.
Could Lima Sopoaga's poor form abroad be a forewarning for fellow All Blacks thinking of chasing the cash? Jamie Wall asks.
It's about that time of the year that the All Blacks make every other test playing nation envious, writes Jamie Wall.
As Rugby Australia decides what to do with Israel Folau, Jamie Wall asks 'what next?'
Opinion - Six months ago, the signing of Kodi Nikorima would've thrilled Warriors fans. Now, not so much, Jamie Wall writes.
We're only six weeks into the NRL season, but it's as good a time as any to check in on the Warriors, Jamie Wall writes.
Opinion - Damian McKenzie may be the first casualty in the lead up to the World Cup, but replacing him with Dan Carter would definitely create headlines, Jamie Wall writes.
Israel Folau's unrepentant attitude towards those different from him proves he's no longer fit to be a professional athlete, writes Jamie Wall.
Opinion - All Blacks will be watching Valentine Holmes' transition from the NRL to NFL closely, Jamie Wall believes.
Opinion - Just what to do with Jordie? Let's just say Jordie Barrett will be leaving Dunedin today with better memories than the last time he was there with the Hurricanes.
Opinion - The debate around the Crusaders changing their name is turning into a way to talk about how people really feel about 15 March without directly talking about it, writes Jamie Wall.
Opinion - Even though there's a long way to go in Super Rugby, the Blues win over the Stormers has got some people starting to believe again, writes Jamie Wall.
Opinion - The most anticipated game in Super Rugby this week, even as a New Zealander, is an ironic clash between two Australian sides, writes Jamie Wall. Video
Opinion - Rugby union might as well just admit it is turning into league, writes Jamie Wall. Video
Opinion - People are saying the Crusaders name, in the wake of what happened on Friday, is now problematic. Let's face it, though: it always was, Jamie Wall writes. Video
Opinion - With the 2019 National Rugby League season kicking off this week, Jamie Wall believes Warriors' fans have a multitude of reasons to be excited. Video
QBE Stadium is a little-used, fun, weird ground to go to that suffers from a lack of surrounding infrastructure - but, Jamie Wall writes, it could have been so different.
Opinion - Now that we know All Blacks captain Kieran Read is departing New Zealand's shores after the Rugby World Cup, Jamie Wall looks back at his career.
In a year of congested World Cups, we cast the spotlight on the big one: the Rugby World Cup.
Opinion - So word filtered through of World Rugby's supposed plan for what test rugby is going to look like but it seems so ludicrous it can't be true, writes Jamie Wall.
Opinion - Apologies to any Wales fans out there. This isn't meant at all to detract from what was a thoroughly deserved and entertaining win over England this morning in Cardiff.
Opinion - Getting chewed out by your boss is no fun at all, so spare a thought for Julian Savea who didn't deserve the sort of nonsense that Toulon owner Mourad Boudjellal leveled at him, Jamie Wall w…