Read signs All Black deal through to 2019 RWC

2017-05-24 07:08

All Blacks captain Kieran Read has signed a deal to stay in New Zealand rugby through to the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan.

Read warns of 'dangerous' Springboks at 2019 RWC

2017-05-11 06:55

All Blacks skipper Kieran Read has backed the Springboks to emerge from a form slump and pose a real threat at the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

All Blacks sweating on Read injury

2017-04-30 19:58

The All Blacks were sweating on the availability of captain Kieran Read for the looming British and Irish Lions series after the backrower suffered a broken thumb.

Key Crusaders quartet poised for return

2017-04-10 19:38

The Crusaders are set to be boosted by the return of Kieran Read and several other first-team players for their clash with the Sunwolves.

All Blacks skipper welcomes first son

2017-01-23 10:24

Kieran Read's first son is destined to become a Black Cap, according to his father.

All Blacks in the money as pay packets hiked

2016-12-14 09:00

Captain Kieran Read is likely to become the first All Black to earn more than $1 million per season after NZ Rugby agreed a major boost in salaries.

Read: Lomu extra motivation for Irish clash

2016-11-18 22:01

New Zealand rugby legend Jonah Lomu who died a year ago will add extra motivation to the All Blacks when they face Ireland on Saturday.

All Blacks eye history in 'massive' game

2016-10-21 10:15

The All Blacks say they are primed to make history and Australia did their best to shut down the hype as they seek a record-breaking 18th consecutive Test win.

Read: Playing Boks 'always epic'

2016-09-16 12:50

All Black captain Kieran Read is expecting a tough clash against the Boks on Saturday despite his side being overwhelming favourites.

Read praises All Blacks bench

2016-09-10 14:08

New Zealand captain Kieran Read has lauded his bench as they sparked a second-half onslaught against Argentina at Waikato Stadium.


Sport24: Top 5 reactions to the RWC 2019 pool draw

2017-05-11 17:39

The 2019 Rugby World Cup is a little over 2 years and 4 months away ... yet the anticipation is already palpable!

Read gives thumbs-up from hospital bed

2017-05-02 08:00

All Blacks skipper and Crusaders No 8 Kieran Read was all smiles following an operation on his thumb in Bloemfontein.

All Blacks sweat after Read breaks thumb v Cheetahs

2017-04-29 21:25

All Black skipper and Crusaders No 8 Kieran Read faces a fitness race against time after breaking his thumb against the Cheetahs.

Read returns after lengthy break

2017-04-07 11:23

All Blacks captain Kieran Read will make his long-awaited return to the rugby field this weekend, four months after his last game.

Surgery setback for Read

2016-12-19 10:28

All Blacks captain Kieran Read is set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines after undergoing surgery on a wrist injury.

All Blacks alive to France scrum threat - Read

2016-11-26 12:30

Captain Kieran Read says the All Blacks go into their final "massive" match of a long season alive to the threat posed by the French scrum.

NZ to target Sexton, Murray threat

2016-11-05 11:49

Kieran Read says the All Blacks will target Ireland half-backs Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton when the two nations meet on Saturday.

Read backing new faces to shine

2016-10-01 14:17

New Zealand captain Kieran Read expects new faces in the All Blacks side to face Argentina to hit the ground running.

All Blacks want big start against Boks

2016-09-16 11:20

NZ captain Kieran Read has hammered home the message he does not want a repeat of last week's start against Argentina when they play SA.

Pumas will be tough - Read

2016-09-10 00:27

The All Blacks are under no illusions about the challenge Argentina will provide on Saturday, captain Kieran Read has said.

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