1. Family matters to All Blacks as they look to balance their World Cup ambitions  Stuff.co.nz
  2. Nick Farr-Jones: 'You have to put pressure on the referees'  Newstalk ZB
  3. Tackle rule changes ‘encouraging football-style Hollywoods’ at Rugby World Cup  TVNZ
  4. The All Blacks from 2007, where are they now?  Stuff.co.nz
  5. Rugby World Cup 2019: All Blacks meet the Houston Rockets in Tokyo  Newshub
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Rugby's world champions understand the importance of keeping their players when they're away from home for so long.Rugby's world champions understand the importance of keeping their players when they're away from home for so long.

Former All Black Ofisa Tonu’u says players are using the crackdown to gain an advantage. Former All Black Ofisa Tonu’u says players are using the crackdown to gain an advantage.

Tackle rule changes ‘encouraging football-style Hollywoods’ at Rugby World Cup | 1 NEWS NOW | TVNZ

The All Blacks watched the Houston Rockets train in Tokyo on their day off. The All Blacks watched the Houston Rockets train in Tokyo on their day off.

Rugby World Cup 2019: All Blacks meet the Houston Rockets in Tokyo | Newshub

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An Australian rugby great says part of the job of rugby captain is to put pressure on the refs. A former Irish international is the latest to pen a columnAn Australian rugby great says part of the job of rugby captain is to put pressure on the refs. A former Irish international is the latest to pen a column

Nick Farr-Jones: 'You have to put pressure on the referees'

“World Rugby have a lot of questions to answer - why not move games indoors? Delay by a day? If toss up betw tight turnaround for the next game and being out of the World Cup, surely players would take the former? If stadiums damaged by typhoon, play without supporters? #RWC2019”

Niall Paterson on Twitter: "World Rugby have a lot of questions to answer - why not move games indoors? Delay by a day? If toss up betw tight turnaround for the next game and being out of the World Cup, surely players would take the former? If stadiums damaged by typhoon, play without supporters? #RWC2019"

“Is this for real or not @rugbyworldcup #typhoonhaggis”

Jim Hamilton on Twitter: "Is this for real or not @rugbyworldcup #typhoonhaggis… "

“Don’t do it @WorldRugby, don’t cancel the games it will make this @rugbyworldcup a farce if you do”

Andy Goode on Twitter: "Don’t do it @WorldRugby, don’t cancel the games it will make this @rugbyworldcup a farce if you do"

“Super Typhoon Hagibis heading for Japan, and looks like it'll make landfall on Saturday. The forecast track takes it up the east coast before clearing back into the Pacific on Sunday. This storm poses a risk to life and likely to impact Rugby World Cup. @Scotlandteam https://t.co/YCIDod7boz”

Sean Batty on Twitter: "Super Typhoon Hagibis heading for Japan, and looks like it'll make landfall on Saturday. The forecast track takes it up the east coast before clearing back into the Pacific on Sunday. This storm poses a risk to life and likely to impact Rugby World Cup. @Scotlandteam… https://t.co/ecel7va6Oc"

Rugby is a fine sport, one that's woven itself into the fabric of New Zealand society, but you can see why some people have had a gutsful writes Hamish Bidwell.Rugby is a fine sport, one that's woven itself into the fabric of New Zealand society, but you can see why some people have had a gutsful writes Hamish Bidwell.

Rugby World Cup: Bring on the knockout footy | RNZ News

The question is how much of their own power would SANZAAR nations be willing to forgo to expand The Rugby Championship to include these two teams and make them competitively viable long-term.The question is how much of their own power would SANZAAR nations be willing to forgo to expand The Rugby Championship to include these two teams and make them competitively viable long-term.

Is it time to expand The Rugby Championship to include Fiji and Japan?

Naturalisation v nurture: Who wins from rugby's eligibility laws? A look at the 134 foreign-born players at the World Cup in Japan. This is a sponsored postNaturalisation v nurture: Who wins from rugby's eligibility laws? A look at the 134 foreign-born players at the World Cup in Japan. This is a sponsored post

Naturalisation v nurture: Who wins from rugby's eligibility laws?

Rugby League World Cup Nines: How to watch, teams, schedule and moreRugby League World Cup Nines: How to watch, teams, schedule and more

Rugby League World Cup Nines: How to watch, teams, schedule and more | Sporting News Australia

You talk about the tight five and the back three. You casually refer to five-eighths and breakaways. You know a few things and have a modest opinion to back what you know. However, to round out your conversations during the Rugby World Cup, try mixing and matching some of these basic numbers. Let’s start with […]You talk about the tight five and the back three. You casually refer to five-eighths and breakaways. You know a few things and have a modest opinion to back what you know. However, to round out your conversations during the Rugby World Cup, try mixing and matching some of these basic numbers. Let’s start with […]

A dive into the numbers behind the World Cup contenders

The Irish are at it again. Not for the first time during the Rugby World Cup, an Irish writer has had a crack at the All Blacks. Former Ireland...

More Irish claims All Blacks cheat | Otago Daily Times Online News

Blood, sweat, cheers and tears as the RWC 2019 pool stage storms into a thrilling climax.Blood, sweat, cheers and tears as the RWC 2019 pool stage storms into a thrilling climax.

Quotes of the Day - Wednesday, 9 October

A former Ireland international has levelled some stunning allegations at the Kiwis.A former Ireland international has levelled some stunning allegations at the Kiwis.

Rugby World Cup 2019: All Blacks rocked by cheating allegations

Ireland are lacking something in their psyche when it comes to knockout rugby, according to Neil Francis.Ireland are lacking something in their psyche when it comes to knockout rugby, according to Neil Francis.

'We're not a good cup team' - Neil Francis explains what Ireland are lacking in Japan - Independent.ie

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As the Rugby World Cup nears the end of the pool stage, AFP looks at the leading contenders to lift the Webb Ellis Cup on November 2.As the Rugby World Cup nears the end of the pool stage, AFP looks at the leading contenders to lift the Webb Ellis Cup on November 2.

Rugby World Cup quarterfinals, predictions: All Blacks, Wallabies | Fox Sports

Rugby league is set to head into overdrive with a thrilling off-season to come featuring the World Cup Nines and Oceania Cup among a host of representative fixtures.Rugby league is set to head into overdrive with a thrilling off-season to come featuring the World Cup Nines and Oceania Cup among a host of representative fixtures.

NRL 2019 team lists for Kangaroos, International tests, World Nines