All Black Cruden off the hook

2014-10-03 07:30

NZRU chiefs say All Black pivot Aaron Cruden has paid his dues after going out drinking and missing the team's flight to Argentina.

Cruden 'deeply embarrassed'

2014-09-23 10:29

Flyhalf Aaron Cruden has expressed his "embarrassment" at being dropped from the All Black squad following a drinking session.

Cruden returns for All Blacks

2014-09-10 19:30

Flyhalf Aaron Cruden has returned to the All Blacks' starting side after recovering from a chest injury to face the Springboks.

Brumbies target Cruden

2014-07-18 09:36

The Brumbies say they are treating NZ flyhalf Aaron Cruden as the Chiefs' major threat in their rematch of last year's S15 final.

Chiefs sneak into playoffs

2014-07-11 11:20

The Chiefs kept alive their quest for a third straight Super Rugby title when they beat the Blues to capture a playoffs spot.

All Blacks talk up England

2014-06-05 10:25

NZ have gone to great lengths to build up England as a feared enemy, shutting out talk the first Test being a lop-sided affair.

Chiefs rush back Cruden

2014-05-29 08:48

Aaron Cruden will start at flyhalf for the Chiefs against the Waratahs in their Vodacom Super Rugby clash in Hamilton.

Chiefs opt for co-captains

2014-02-04 10:20

Two-time defending Super Rugby champions, the Chiefs, will again have two captains during this year's Super Rugby competition.


All Blacks' last-gasp try!

2013-11-25 08:59

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All Blacks in pivot crisis

2013-08-20 09:10

All Black pivot Aaron Cruden and his back-up Beauden Barrett have both been ruled out of the clash against Australia.

Cruden ready for Sydney clash

2013-08-15 21:00

Aaron Cruden has vowed not to repeat his performance the last time he was in Sydney to start a Test for the All Blacks.

Carter to shift to 12?

2013-05-28 10:18

Speculation is mounting in the All Blacks camp ahead of next week’s internationals as to who will don the coveted No 10 jumper.

All Blacks down plucky Pumas

2012-09-08 11:34

The All Blacks have earned a hard-fought victory over Argentina in their Rugby Championship Test in Wellington.

Hurricanes stun Chiefs

2012-07-13 11:25

Hooker Dane Coles scored a try in the fourth minute of stoppage time to give the Hurricanes a win over the Chiefs.

Chiefs lash lousy Lions

2012-05-05 11:33

Flyhalf Aaron Cruden starred for the Chiefs as they defeated the Lions to cement their place at the top of the Super Rugby log.

Aaron Cruden signs with NZRU

2012-03-13 08:41

Aaron Cruden, who was the All Blacks' starting flyhalf in last year's RWC final, has signed with the NZRU through 2014.

All Blacks the ultimate breed?

2011-10-20 11:20

A study revealed the All Blacks are evolving into a team of "robo-players", taller, leaner and more muscular than their predecessors.

Cruden to fill Carter's shoes

2011-10-15 09:44

All Blacks captain Richie McCaw has said Aaron Cruden has all the qualities needed to boss the semifinal against Australia.

McCaw ready to lead All Blacks

2011-10-13 21:04

All Black captain Richie McCaw has been declared fit and is included in their side to take on Australia in their RWC semi-final.

Genia: Cruden will be tested

2011-10-11 08:47

Wallabies scrumhalf Will Genia says his side will test New Zealand's new starting flyhalf Aaron Cruden in their RWC semi-final.

Cruden quits Hurricanes

2011-07-15 07:46

Aaron Cruden has quit the Hurricanes to join the Chiefs, continuing an exodus of top players from the troubled Super 15 team.

All Blacks ring changes

2010-09-09 07:40

The All Blacks have made five changes to their starting line-up for the final match of the Tri-Nations series against Australia.

Hurricanes edge Highlanders

2010-04-24 11:31

The Hurricanes preserved a faint chance of reaching the Super 14 semi-finals by beating the Highlanders 33-31 on Saturday.


Cruden to play for province

2014-09-30 09:57

Dumped New Zealand flyhalf Aaron Cruden will get some game time for his provincial side this coming weekend.

All Black dropped for drinking

2014-09-22 07:19

NZ pivot Aaron Cruden has been suspended for two Rugby Championship matches after going out drinking and missing the flight.

Barrett at flyhalf for All Blacks

2014-09-03 14:30

Beauden Barrett will start at flyhalf for the All Blacks against Argentina after Aaron Cruden was ruled out with a chest injury.

Clash of flyhalves for S15 semi?

2014-07-18 07:39

Aaron Cruden and Matt Toomua's contrasting style could decide Saturday's Super Rugby playoff in Canberra.

Cruden re-signs with All Blacks

2014-06-17 07:23

All Blacks pivot Aaron Cruden has announced that he has re-signed with the All Blacks for another three years.

Waratahs outsmart Chiefs

2014-05-31 08:24

The Waratahs have put in a controlled performance to beat the Chiefs in their Super Rugby encounter in New Plymouth.

Cruden out with broken thumb

2014-04-07 07:49

All Blacks flyhalf Aaron Cruden will be sidelined for six to eight weeks after breaking a thumb during a Super Rugby match in SA.

All Blacks praised by Irish

2013-11-25 14:02

The Irish media have saluted the indomitable spirit of the history-making New Zealand side that denied their team an historic victory.

All Blacks recall Andrew Hore

2013-09-26 08:34

New Zealand have recalled hooker Andrew Hore for the Rugby Championship clash against Argentina in La Plata.

All Blacks obliterate Wallabies

2013-08-17 14:13

The All Blacks have scored six tries to crush the Wallabies in the opening Rugby Championship Test in Sydney.

Chiefs defend title in thriller

2013-08-03 11:25

The Chiefs have successfully defended their Super Rugby title against the Brumbies in a thrilling final in Hamilton.

Cruden guides NZ to victory

2012-11-24 21:35

Aaron Cruden guided world champions NZ to a comfortable victory over Wales to extend their unbeaten streak to 20 matches.

'All Black' in Wellington

2012-09-08 10:42

A power failure delayed the second half of the Rugby Championship Test between New Zealand and Argentina in Wellington.

Ireland target Cruden

2012-06-22 07:44

Ireland will target fledgling All Blacks flyhalf Aaron Cruden as they aim to end their tour of New Zealand on a high.

Chiefs break Sharks hearts

2012-04-21 18:49

Replacement scrumhalf Augustine Pulu scored a try after the final hooter to cap a win for Chiefs over the Sharks

ABs hailed in victory parade

2011-10-24 13:08

Tens of thousands of people flooded onto the streets of downtown Auckland to celebrate the all conquering All Blacks.

Cruden fulfills boyhood dream

2011-10-18 13:24

In barefoot, backyard games of rugby with friends, Aaron Cruden rehearsed the moves that might wow a RWC final crowd.

Biggest game of Cruden's life

2011-10-14 11:23

New Zealand 'third-choice' No 10 Aaron Cruden believes he can handle "the biggest game of his life" against the Wallabies.

Bench Sonny Bill - Wilson

2011-10-11 14:17

Former All Black Stu Wilson believes Sonny Bill Williams will be benched against Australia, while Aaron Cruden holds all the aces.

Cruden caught in fairytale

2011-10-10 12:08

New Zealand's RWC hopes will, rightly or wrongly, rest on the shoulders of a 22-year-old flyhalf with just seven Tests to his name.

Cruden to join Chiefs

2011-07-14 07:30

Former All Black flyhalf Aaron Cruden will abandon the Hurricanes to cross to the Chiefs for next year's Super Rugby season.

All Blacks name squad for SA

2010-08-10 07:41

Six All Blacks have been released for provincial action while Liam Messam and Richard Kahui are to miss the trip to SA.

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