1. Kiwi Punter Bets $130K on All Blacks to Crash Out of World Cup

    A New Zealand man has taken a hugely controversial gamble, betting that his country's world-renowned rugby team will fail to win this year's World Cup. The All Blacks are the world's No...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 3 days ago 3,929 reads 1 comments

  2. Video: New Zealand All Blacks Legend Jonah Lomu Stuns Fans in Pub Prank

    Ever wondered what would happen if a rugby legend jumped out of a pub in Dublin? Wonder no more. Jonah Lomu , the gargantuan former All Blacks winger, stunned the crowd ...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 4 days ago 35 reads 0 comments

  3. Rugby Ball Explodes During Rugby Union Match in New Zealand

    Now this is what you call a deflated football. An innocent rugby ball has been kicked and blocked so hard it exploded during an ITM Cup match between rivals Northland and Southland in Whangarei, New Zealand...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 4 days ago 5,045 reads 1 comments

  4. Smith Recommits to NZ Rugby Until 2019

    26-year-old Smith, who has played 41 Tests for the All Blacks and 78 games (including an amazing 60 consecutive matches) for the Highlanders, has become an integral part of the All Blacks and Highlanders success over the last few years...

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  5. Mealamu to Retire After World Cup

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 6 days ago 82 reads 0 comments

  6. McCaw Leaves Door Open on Retirement

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 11 days ago 173 reads 0 comments

  7. Clear Richie McCaw Was Special from the Outset

    Richie McCaw was always going to be someone special from the time he first played for Canterbury under the tutelage of Steve Hansen, a 60-point flogging of Otago back in 2001...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 11 days ago 15 reads 0 comments

  8. SBW and Waterboy Messam Named in NZ 7s Squad

    The All Blacks Sevens will go into the new season with the services of All Blacks Sonny Bill Williams and Liam Messam and exciting young loose forwards Ardie Savea and Akira Ioane....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 12 days ago 362 reads 0 comments

  9. All Blacks Fined for Messam's on-Field Scuffle

    The All Blacks have been fined for water boy Liam Messam's involvement in an on-field scuffle during the win over Australia at Eden Park.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 12 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  10. All Blacks Fined over Bledisloe Brawl

    The All Blacks have been hit with a A$2000 fine as a result of Liam Messam's involvement in an on-field dust-up during New Zealand's Bledisloe Cup hammering of the Wallabies on Saturday night...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 12 days ago 139 reads 0 comments

  11. World Cup Blow for All Blacks' Faumuina

    World Cup hopeful Charlie Faumuina was knocked out at Auckland training today and his comeback has been put on hold until round three of the ITM Cup.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 13 days ago 41 reads 0 comments

  12. McCaw Set for Knighthood?

    Richie McCaw is likely to be offered a knighthood after the World Cup, having previously turned down the opportunity.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 13 days ago 82 reads 0 comments

  13. ABs Have 'Word' with Messam over Scuffle

    Despite not playing on Saturday night, All Blacks waterboy Liam Messam stepped in to help team-mates during a scuffle.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 13 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  14. John Hart: All Blacks Scrum a Concern

    Former All Blacks coach John Hart has only one major concern as the World Cup shifts sharply into focus – and it centres on a lack of impact at the scrum set piece.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 13 days ago 15 reads 0 comments

  15. 17 All Blacks Sent Back to Provinces

    Seventeen All Blacks will play for their provinces in the national provincial championship over the next two weeks.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 13 days ago 118 reads 0 comments

  16. Smith Won't Return as Black Ferns Coach

    New Zealand Rugby have announced that Greg Smith won't return to his coaching position with the Black Ferns...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kambi Thandi about 14 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  17. All Blacks Better for Attitude Adjustment

    We've got a Test match coming up this weekend the likes of which we haven't seen in a long time, and it's on a par with a Rugby World Cup final with the winner taking all.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 17 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  18. All Blacks Players Turn into 'Men in Black' for Airline Safety Video

    Here come the...All Blacks? Air New Zealand found a fun way to get passengers engaged in its safety tips, putting together a Men in Black -themed video featuring All Blacks stars...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 18 days ago 7,162 reads 2 comments

  19. All Blacks Switch Three for Bledisloe Cup Clash Against Australia

    New Zealand have made three changes to their starting XV for Saturday's second Bledisloe Cup clash against Australia.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Callum Mackenzie about 18 days ago 199 reads 0 comments

  20. All Blacks' Waisake Naholo Says Traditional Medicine Cured His Broken Leg

    Waisake Naholo has attributed his rapid recovery from a broken leg to traditional Fijian medicine. The New Zealand winger cracked a fibula during his All Black's debut against ...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 18 days ago 3,627 reads 4 comments

  21. SBW in Doubt for Auckland, Ben Smith OK

    All Blacks centre Sonny Bill Williams is under an injury cloud ahead of the Bledisloe Cup decider, but the midfielder's fitness is the least of New Zealand's concerns in the wake of their 27-19 loss to the Wallabies...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 21 days ago 143 reads 0 comments

  22. All Blacks Team Named for Opening Bledisloe Cup Clash

    The All Blacks side to play Australia in the opening Bledisloe Cup and Investec Rugby Championship-deciding Test against Australia at ANZ Stadium, Sydney, on Saturday 8 August has been named, with outside back Nehe Milner-Skudder to make his Test debut...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 25 days ago 749 reads 0 comments

  23. All Blacks World Cup Squad Still Unpickable

    Anyone who reckons they can name the 31 players the All Blacks are going to take to the World Cup is kidding themselves.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 25 days ago 195 reads 0 comments

  24. Australia vs. New Zealand: 5 Key Battles in 2015 Rugby Championship Game

    The Rugby Championship has reached its denouement already. In just three rounds we are done and dusted this year as teams turn their attentions to World Cup preparations. We end with a deciding rubber between Australia and New Zealand in Sydney...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 25 days ago 4,241 reads 0 comments

  25. Getting 'Harder' to Pick Jane

    Cory Jane's World Cup hopes hang by a thread with All Blacks coach Steve Hansen admitting it is going to be exceedingly tough to pick the injury-prone winger for their shot at history in England...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Callum Mackenzie about 28 days ago 227 reads 0 comments