Hansen gives All Blacks Bok destroyers a B+

2017-09-18 11:06

Steve Hansen believes his All Blacks of 2017 remain short of the A-standard, even after their record dismantling of the Springboks.

All Blacks rest stars for Argentina

2017-09-18 06:51

The All Blacks will not take six first-choice players on their Rugby Championship trip to Argentina, coach Steve Hansen has said.

Hansen wary of improved Boks

2017-09-14 22:40

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen acknowledged South Africa were going to present a much tougher challenge than they did last year.

All Blacks 'uncomfortable' but not panicking

2017-09-14 10:25

The All Blacks have admitted to being uncomfortable with their patchy performances so far this year, but rejected talk of panic in the ranks.

All Blacks 'own worst enemies'

2017-09-09 20:25

The All Blacks were again their own worst enemies despite scoring six tries in their victory over Argentina in their Rugby Championship match.

All Blacks stick up for under-pressure Pumas

2017-09-08 10:35

New Zealand talked up Argentina as a "dangerous" foe on the eve of their Rugby Championship Test in New Plymouth.

Hansen defends Retallick after Cheika spray

2017-08-27 18:20

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has defended lock Brodie Retallick for his clash with Wallabies flanker Ned Hanigan during the Rugby Championship match in Dunedin.

Hansen frustrated at 'seduced' All Blacks

2017-08-20 19:34

Coach Steve Hansen has vowed to tighten the noose around the Wallabies for this week's potentially deciding Bledisloe Cup Test.

Hansen explains Kaino omission

2017-08-17 14:43

Steve Hansen has explained his decision to omit Jerome Kaino from his matchday squad for the Rugby Championship opener against Australia.

All Blacks ready to prove point

2017-08-16 14:14

New Zealand's failure to overcome the British and Irish Lions may end up being very bad news for their Rugby Championship rivals.


All Blacks to split squads for Argentina, Bok Tests?

2017-09-18 09:01

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has hinted at unleashing dual squads for the final two Rugby Championship Tests on the road.

Hansen delighted with 'pretty good performance'

2017-09-16 19:42

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen was delighted after his side kept the Springboks scoreless in their 57-0 win in Albany on Saturday.

Dagg facing lengthy layoff

2017-09-14 12:16

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen expects Israel Dagg to be away from the game for an extended period of time with his troublesome knee injury.

Hansen explains prop decision for Bok Test

2017-09-14 07:35

The All Blacks have surprised with the inclusion of inexperienced prop Kane Hames into their starting team for the Test against the Boks.

Hansen: 'More to come from Fifita'

2017-09-09 15:31

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen believes there is still more to come from Vaea Fifita after he shone in New Zealand's 39-22 win over Argentina.

Hansen hints at squad rotation

2017-09-04 14:00

All Blacks head coach Steve Hansen has hinted at future squad rotation during the Rugby Championship.

Coles set to return against Wallabies

2017-08-22 11:20

NZ hooker Dane Coles is expected to make his return to Test rugby on Saturday against Australia, ending a frustrating five months battling injury.

Hansen wary of Wallabies threat

2017-08-18 14:23

All Blacks head coach Steve Hansen believes the Wallabies aren't to be underestimated when the sides face off in the Rugby Championship.

Hansen dismisses fresh Aaron Smith allegations

2017-08-17 14:02

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has dismissed rumours that scrumhalf Aaron Smith misinformed team management about the sex scandal.

All Black Coles out of Wallaby Test

2017-08-13 09:08

New Zealand hooker Dane Coles has been ruled out of the Test against Australia, with coach Steve Hansen confirming he is suffering a injury.

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