You could almost hear Australian hearts shatter as England's Jonny Wilkinson calmly slotted an extra time drop goal to secure Rugby Union's biggest prize.

Former All Black and Wellington player Jerry Collins died a hero after it was revealed he was found protecting his baby daughter in the car crash that claimed his and his partner's life.

Thousands of mourners turned out to say goodbye to rugby legend Jerry Collins in New Zealand after he died in a horrific car crash in France.