TJ Perenara has been called up to the All Blacks squad as a halfback option for coach Ian Foster, just a week out from their next test match against Scotland.
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Ngunguru welcomes Scotland's women's rugby team
Scotland's women's rugby team has taken a break from competition to enjoy a cultural experience at Ngunguru Marae in Northland.
New Zealand Drug Foundation want the minimum price for alcohol
The New Zealand Drug Foundation backs Scotland's stance on implementing a minimum price for alcohol and is encouraging New Zealand to do the same.
Polynesian Lions re-connect with Pacific at Waitangi
A large crowd turned out today to see the British & Irish Lions team welcomed on to Te Tii Marae, in Waitangi. For three of their Pacific players, it was a special occasion to be welcomed back to Polynesia.
British & Irish Lions welcomed at Waitangi
The welcoming of the 2017 British & Irish Lions to Waitangi today provided a spark to the start of their tour of New Zealand in what was a spectacle that attracted hundreds of international visitors and media interest.
Whangarei abuzz with thousands of Lions and local rugby fans
The population of Whangarei has risen dramatically with the influx of thousands for the first up match of the British & Irish Lions tour tonight. Lions fans say they're feeling the great warm hospitality from the New Zealand public.
NZ Baabaas leave no stone unturned
The wait is over and the first match of the British and Irish Lions series takes place, and first up are the NZ Barbarians. Tonight also sees a battle between two family members in opposing teams.
All Blacks supporters are ready to 'out roar' the Lions
All Blacks supporters are ready to 'out roar' the Lions with their new chant "Tutira Mai". The classic song was written by Reverend Wiremu Huata but now former All Black Glen Osborne is heading the ABs' campaign by using the chant as a symbol of unity ahead of the Lions series.
Baabaas welcomed to Northland
The New Zealand Barbarians received a stirring welcome to Whangarei today in preparation for the opening game of the 2017 British & Irish Lions Tour this Saturday. The event also marks the Barbarians first ever international fixture on home soil.
Bottled message: From Atlantic Ocean to Scotland's Tiree Isle
One of two bottles with GPS tracking that sailed over 1000km across the Atlantic ocean has washed up on Scotland's Isle of Tiree shore. The bottles were floated in Iceland's south west sea a year ago, as part of a scientific experiment, which sailed past Greenland and Canada before it was found this week.