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Rejuvenated Carter back for All Blacks



Titans end Knights' finals chances

Newcastle's slim hopes of making the NRL finals appear dashed after going down 22-8 to the Gold Coast at Hunter Stadium on Sunday.

Soccer gets boost in US from young, informed fans

Never mind that there were dozens of TV sets at the bar, many turned to pro wrestling, poker and bowling to provide background noise early one weekend...

Dan Carter to return to rugby in club match

All Blacks flyhalf Dan Carter will make his comeback to rugby after six months in a minor club match in rural Canterbury province on Saturday.

Debutants shine as Wales beat EP Kings

Wales ran out easy 34-12 winners over South Africa's Eastern Province Kings on Tuesday, in a warm‑up match ahead of the first Test against the...

Argentina squad undergo surprise drug tests

Lionel Messi and his fellow Argentinian World Cup squad members were subjected to an unexpected anti‑doping test on Tuesday, a day after the squad...

Rugby collision

Racing Metro's wing Adrien Plante (C) collides with Toulon's prop Martin Castrogiovanni (R) and wing Bryan Habana during a French Top 14 rugby union playoff match at the Pierre Mauroy stadium in...

New Zealand rugby team to play Australia

New Zealand named six newcomers Sunday in its rugby league side to play Australia in the Anzac Test in Sydney on Friday. Form and injuries were telling...

Laumape back in familiar role for Warriors

Young Warriors back Ngani Laumape is under pressure to perform when he steps into his more familiar position of centre against St George Illawarra on...