5 reasons Rugby Championship lacks clout

2017-12-14 11:19

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All Blacks scoff at ‘Loftus factor’

2017-12-12 14:16

The All Blacks have welcomed SA Rugby’s decision to host next year’s Rugby Championship match against the Springboks at Loftus Versfeld.

Rugby Championship

Irish let slip clash against the All Blacks

2017-11-29 16:01

The All Blacks appear set to face both their closest rivals - England and Ireland - on their 2018 end-of-year northern hemisphere tour.

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All Blacks extend Wales misery

2017-11-25 21:34

Waisake Naholo and Rieko Ioane each scored two tries to help world champions New Zealand extend their winning streak over Wales to 30 matches.

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All Blacks star welcomes baby girl

2017-12-09 17:00

All Blacks star wing Julian Savea and wife Fatima have welcomed a baby girl into the world.

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All Blacks star gifts boots to Welsh boy

2017-11-27 12:23

It was a failed date night that ended with one Welsh woman gaining mother of the year status after her son was gifted All Black Damian McKenzie's boots.

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Halfpenny eyeing All Blacks scalp

2017-11-25 14:52

Leigh Halfpenny insists Wales must embrace the challenge of taking on New Zealand when the two sides meet in Cardiff on Saturday.

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PICTURE: All Blacks legend shaves hair, beard for charity

2017-12-05 10:00

All Blacks lock Sam Whitelock looks unrecognisable after shaving his hair and beard for the Chalky Charitable Trust.

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Wallabies to face Boks in Brisbane in 2018

2017-11-27 11:44

The Wallabies will host the Springboks at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane in next year's Rugby Championship.

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Whitelock keen to avoid grandfather's footsteps

2017-11-24 22:38

Sam Whitelock has no desire for family history to repeat itself when he captains world champions New Zealand against Wales.

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All Blacks unfazed by loss of Read

2017-11-24 15:33

The All Blacks remain unfazed by the loss of talismanic skipper Kieran Read for the side's season-ending Test against Wales.

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Read out of All Blacks finale against Wales

2017-11-23 20:30

Captain Kieran Read will miss the All Blacks' final match of the season, a back injury ruling the 108-times capped forward out.

Rugby Championship

Hansen eyeing big finish against Wales

2017-11-20 13:04

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen is expecting more of the same approach Scotland took when his side take on Wales in Cardiff.

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History against SBW and Scotland

2017-11-17 09:03

Sonny Bill Williams confesses to being unaware that the All Blacks have never lost to Scotland, but insists the back-to-back world champions are "on edge".

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Don't be in awe of All Blacks, Barclay warns Scots

2017-11-14 23:07

Scotland captain John Barclay has warned his team not to be in awe of New Zealand when they face the world champions.

Rugby Championship

French Barbarians name strong XV for All Blacks

2017-11-13 14:22

Toulon flyhalf François Trinh-Duc has been named in the French Barbarians' starting XV for their clash with New Zealand in Lyon.

Rugby Championship

Hansen frustrated despite All Blacks try milestone

2017-11-12 13:29

New Zealand coach Steve Hansen admitted to feeling frustrated despite the All Blacks romping to a 38-18 victory over France.

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Taylor backs Whitelock to shine as All Blacks captain

2017-11-24 13:24

All Blacks hooker Codie Taylor is in no doubt that the world champions will be well led in Saturday's end-of-year Test against Wales in Cardiff.

Rugby Championship

All Blacks lose Savea to mumps

2017-11-22 10:37

New Zealand were dealt a blow ahead of Saturday's Test against Wales in Cardiff after Ardie Savea was ruled out of the match due to mumps.

Rugby Championship

Ioane blow for All Blacks

2017-11-19 22:04

All Blacks flyer Rieko Ioane has been ruled out of his side's penultimate November international against Wales in Cardiff on Saturday.

Rugby Championship

Taylor starts for All Blacks against Scotland

2017-11-16 19:43

Codie Taylor is the only change to New Zealand's starting XV to play Scotland from the one that eased past France last weekend.

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Whitelock to lead experimental All Blacks

2017-11-12 22:20

Luke Whitelock will captain a New Zealand side containing six new All Blacks against a French XV.

Rugby Championship

Familiar face drops in at All Black training

2017-11-11 11:37

Former All Black flyhalf Dan Carter was a familiar face at training this week ahead of Saturday's Test against France.

Rugby Championship

All Blacks never vulnerable, warns Gatland

2017-11-23 22:22

The All Blacks are never vulnerable, Wales coach Warren Gatland insisted before a one-off Test against the world champions this weekend.

Rugby Championship

WATCH: All Blacks skipper Read gets away with murder!

2017-11-20 14:03

Watch as All Blacks skipper Kieran Read escaped sanction for a cynical foul in New Zealand's narrow victory over Scotland at Murrayfield.

Rugby Championship

Wasps confirm Shields signing

2017-11-19 22:00

Wasps have confirmed that back-rower Brad Shields will join them during 2018/19 following his Super Rugby commitments with the Hurricanes.

Rugby Championship

France XV run All Blacks close

2017-11-14 22:21

New Zealand managed to pick up a narrow victory over a France XV in an entertaining contest at Parc Olympique Lyonnais.

Rugby Championship

Barrett up for World Rugby's top award

2017-11-13 22:35

Last year's winner Beauden Barrett and his NZ team-mate Rieko Ioane were named among five nominees for the 2017 World Rugby Player of the Year.

Rugby Championship

All Blacks hooker Coles faces six months out

2017-11-12 20:54

All Blacks hooker Dane Coles could be out of action for six months after suffering ligament damage in the win over France.

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Read keen to honour war dead on Armistice Day

2017-11-10 20:36

New Zealand captain Kieran Read wants his team to honour the country's war dead with a befitting performance against France on Armistice Day.


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