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NZ start on a high after thrashing Aus
Ben Smith scored a hat-trick as a ruthless New Zealand opened their Rugby Championship title defence with a six-try victory over Australia on Saturday to ruin Ewen McKenzie's first match as Wallabies coach. Read full article
Aus v NZ: interactive coverage
Welcome to our interactive coverage of Saturday's two Castle Rugby Championship clashes. Read full article
Bledisloe bigger than Rugby Championship for NZ
Beating Australia over three tests this year to extend their grip on the Bledisloe Cup to a 12th year is more important to New Zealand than winning the Rugby Championship, said All Blacks coach Steve Hansen. Read full article
Engineers to check All Blacks test venue
Engineers will undertake checks at Wellington Regional Stadium ahead of next week's Rugby Championship clash between the All Blacks and Australia following a 6.5 magnitude earthquake south of Wellington. Read full article
Don't think twice, have a dig - Horwill
Australia captain James Horwill will tell his team to trust their instincts and "have a dig" when they face world champions New Zealand in the opening match of the Rugby Championship this weekend. Read full article
Wallabies out to catch All Blacks cold
The Rugby Championship could be in for an explosive start on Saturday when a New Zealand side boasting 874 caps collides with a Wallabies team under a new coach featuring plenty of fresh faces. Read full article
Cruden primed to 'boss the big boys'
The last time Aaron Cruden started a test match for New Zealand in Sydney, the then-21-year-old nervously bumbled his way through 60 minutes that sent him straight into the international wilderness. Read full article
All Blacks are good but not invincible
The All Blacks won the inaugural four-team Rugby Championship last year and it would be a surprise if they didn’t do so again. Read full article
Wallabies opt for Toomua, Cooper benched
Australia coach Ewen McKenzie sprang a surprise in team announcement on Thursday by handing Matt Toomua his first cap for the Rugby Championship opener against New Zealand. Read full article
Messam a late withdrawal from NZ side
New Zealand loose forward Liam Messam has been ruled out of the side to face Australia in their Rugby Championship clash in Sydney on Saturday after pulling a hamstring at training. Read full article
Hansen questions McKenzie's flyhalf thinking
Ewen McKenzie may have forced himself into a corner backing flyhalf Quade Cooper and will probably select the uncapped Matt Toomua to start the Rugby Championship clash against New Zealand, Steve Hansen said. Read full article
Teams in transition as Rugby Champs kicks off
It would be a stretch to describe this year's Rugby Championship as merely a testing ground for the World Cup, but with all four teams undergoing some form of transition. Read full article
NZ lose Carter to injury
New Zealand flyhalf Dan Carter may miss up to a month of the southern hemisphere Rugby Championship after aggravating an old calf injury in a blow for the All Blacks' title defence. Read full article
O'Connor doing 'hard yards' to win respect
Australia back James O'Connor has pledged to adhere to new coach Ewen McKenzie's 'team-first' ethos as he battles to retain his place in the Wallabies after a series of off-field indiscretions. Read full article
Rusty McCaw comes through practice matches
Richie McCaw looked short of fitness about 20 minutes into a practice match on Friday but he and coach Steve Hansen felt satisfied he would be ready for their opening Rugby Championship clash against Australia. Read full article
Aus fans asked to be realistic
Australian rugby is hungry for success but Wallabies fans need to have realistic expectations about winning the Rugby Championship and Bledisloe Cup this year. Read full article
Wallabies lose Polota-Nau and Kimlin to injury
Australia hooker Tatafu Polota-Nau and loose forward Peter Kimlin have been forced to drop out of the Wallabies training squad for the Rugby Championship through injury. Read full article
McKenzie to encourage 'Australian way'
New Australian coach Ewen McKenzie promised to encourage his players to express themselves on the pitch and win matches through skill the "Australian way". Read full article
‘Wallabies can win the Bledisloe back’
New Australia coach Ewen McKenzie believes his Wallabies players have no reason to feel inferior to their New Zealand counterparts. Read full article
McCaw, Faumuina back in All Blacks plans
Richie McCaw has been brought back immediately into the All Blacks setup after his return from a break from rugby as New Zealand begin their preparations for next month's Rugby Championship. Read full article
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