All Black Carter returns for Rugby Championship
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has named a 31-strong New Zealand squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship with Dan Carter returning to the squad for the first time since last year.
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New Zealand All Blacks to play Samoa in Apia
Monday 7 July 2014
Rugby World Cup champions New Zealand will play a Test match in Samoa in July 2015 following pressure from fans around the world.
Fekitoa starts and Read returns for All Blacks
Wednesday 18 June 2014
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has named Malakai Fekitoa in the starting line up for the third and final Test against England at Waikato Stadium, Hamilton on Saturday.
All Black Smith out of final test against England
Monday 16 June 2014
All Black centre Conrad Smith has been ruled out of New Zealand's third Test against England in Hamilton on Saturday.
Hansen says All Blacks can play better
Sunday 15 June 2014
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen says that they have learnt a lot about themselves as well as England this month which will be valuable at the Rugby World Cup.
New Zealand edge England by a point to win series
Saturday 14 June 2014
New Zealand's All Blacks followed up last week's victory over England with a 28-27 win over England in Dunedin New Zealand to win the three match series.
England need win over All Blacks to save series
Friday 13 June 2014
New Zealand's Julian Savea vs England's Manu Tuilagi could go some way to deciding Saturday's crucial second Test between the All Blacks and England in Dunedin.
Savea returns for All Blacks to face England
Thursday 12 June 2014
The All Blacks have named their team to play England in the second Test with Julian Savea returning from injury to start on the wing.
Read and Savea set to return for All Blacks
Sunday 8 June 2014
IRB player of the year for 2013 Kieran Read and winger Julian Savea are in line to return to the All Blacks side for the second Test against England.
New Zealand need late try to edge out England
Saturday 7 June 2014
New Zealand needed a late try to secure a close 20-15 victory over a depleted but courageous England at Eden Park in Auckland on Saturday in the first of three Tests.
All Blacks start Cruden against England in opener
Friday 6 June 2014
All Blacks head coach Steve Hansen has named a hugely experienced matchday squad for the first Test match against England at Eden Park in Auckland.
Read and Cane out of All Blacks opening Test
Tuesday 3 June 2014
All Blacks loose forwards Kieran Read and Sam Cane have been ruled out of the New Zealand team to play the first Test match against England this weekend.
All Blacks name squad for Tests against England
Sunday 1 June 2014
All Black head coach Steve Hansen and his assistants have named Malakai Fekitoa as one of two new players in their squad to play three Test matches against England.
All Blacks name training squad for England series
Monday 12 May 2014
All Black coach Steve Hansen has named a 35-man training squad that will meet for two camps in preparation the three Test tour against England in June.
Hansen not afraid to drop All Black stars at RWC
Monday 24 March 2014
All Black coach Steve Hansen says that he will not shy away from dropping his ageing superstars if it will help New Zealand's chances of defending their Rugby World Cup title.
All Blacks abused sleeping pills at Rugby World Cup
Friday 21 March 2014
New Zealand Rugby Bosses have admitted that two prominent All Blacks abused prescription sleeping pills during the 2011 Rugby World Cup but have denied that it is common practice among their players.
NZRU re-sign three All Blacks for RWC 2015
Saturday 15 February 2014
All Blacks Cory Jane, Israel Dagg and Luke Romano have all signed contract extensions with the New Zealand Rugby Union which will keep them in New Zealand until after the 2015 Rugby World Cup.
Kieran Read wins IRB player of the year
Tuesday 3 December 2013
All Blacks and Crusaders vice captain Kieran Read has been named the International Rugby Board's Player of the Year for 2013.
New Zealand confirm June International Test dates
Monday 2 December 2013
The New Zealand Rugby Union have confirmed their Test schedule for 2014 which starts with a four match tour of New Zealand by England.
Blackadder behind All Blacks perfect year
Monday 25 November 2013
New Zealand coming back twice from seemingly impossible positions in Tests to become the first team in the professional era to win all their Test matches in a calendar year stems from something former All Black captain Todd Blackadder once told
Irish media praise 'courageous All Blacks'
Monday 25 November 2013
The Irish media on Monday saluted the indomitable spirit of the history-making New Zealand side that denied their team an historic victory in Sunday's memorable 24-22 Test match win at Lansdowne Road.
All Blacks leave it late to complete perfect year
Monday 25 November 2013
The All Blacks needed a late converted try to beat Ireland 22-24 and become e first team in the professional era to win all their Test matches in a calendar year.
All Blacks make seven changes for Ireland
Friday 22 November 2013
New Zealand coach Steve Hansen has made seven changes to his starting line up for this Sunday's Test against Ireland as the world champions look to complete a perfect season.
Read: Perfect year would be massive for All Blacks
Thursday 21 November 2013
If world champions New Zealand become the first team in the professional era to win all their Test matches in a calendar year by beating Ireland in Dublin on Sunday, it will be a great achievement said their outstanding No.8 Kieran Read.
Foster: All Blacks will have no excuses if they fail
Wednesday 20 November 2013
New Zealand assistant coach Ian Foster has said complacency and fatigue will not be excuses if the All Blacks fail to beat Ireland and complete a perfect season.