Assistant coaches commit to All Blacks

2015-11-17 10:04

All Blacks assistant coaches Ian Foster and Mike Cron have extended their contracts with New Zealand Rugby.

Mallett: England missed out on Smith

2015-01-23 14:39

Former Springbok coach Nick Mallett says England made a mistake by not appointing New Zealander Wayne Smith as coach.

Chiefs talk up Stormers attack

2014-03-11 14:23

Contrary to popular belief, Chiefs assistant coach Wayne Smith says the Stormers can be more of an attacking threat.

Smith turns down England

2012-05-01 15:36

New Zealand's Wayne Smith has rejected an approach to join England's backroom staff, citing "personal reasons".

Smith ponders England job

2012-04-26 10:30

Former All Blacks coach Wayne Smith says he will decide whether to accept a coaching role with the England rugby team.

Kiwi rules out England job

2012-02-16 16:21

Former NZ assistant coach Wayne Smith and Northampton director of rugby Jim Mallinder have ruled themselves out for the England job.

Smith ready for final hurrah

2011-10-18 14:06

Wayne Smith will step down as assistant coach of New Zealand after the All Blacks take on France in Sunday's Rugby World Cup final.

No room for sentiment - Smith

2011-09-27 14:19

The All Blacks won't allow emotion to cloud selection decisions as they seek to gain momentum heading into the RWC knockout stages.

Kiwi hails 'clever' Bok coach

2011-08-16 07:30

All Blacks assistant coach Wayne Smith says Bok coach Peter De Villiers is an intelligent rugby man that should receive more credit.


All Blacks welcome the 'Professor' back

2015-10-27 19:17

If defence wins World Cups then New Zealand say they have the right man building their barricades.

Smith back in All Black fold

2014-12-22 07:02

Wayne Smith, who was part of the coaching team that guided New Zealand to their 2011 RWC win, will return to the All Blacks.

Kiwi coaching gurus tip Oz loss

2012-08-23 10:08

A host of NZ coaching greats have written off Australia's chances of achieving an upset victory over the All Blacks at Eden Park.

NZ 'desperate' to keep Smith

2012-04-27 17:00

The New Zealand Rugby Union will do everything possible to hang onto coach Wayne Smith, their chief executive has said.

RFU yet to contact Smith

2012-04-13 19:23

New Zealand's Wayne Smith has claimed he has not been contacted by the Rugby Football Union about the England backs coaching job.

History is on France's side

2011-10-19 13:28

French rugby with its sporadic brutality and utter unpredictability has brought complete misery to New Zealand at two prior RWCs.

Call-up leaves Donald reeling

2011-10-11 09:45

Stephen Donald says he was unwinding down by the Waikato River fishing when the SOS call came from through from the All Blacks.

NZ to let SBW loose on Boks

2011-08-16 07:30

The All Blacks have confirmed that centre Sonny Bill Williams will start against the Springboks in Port Elizabeth.

NZ not taking Boks lightly

2011-07-26 19:42

All Blacks assistant coach Wayne Smith says they won't underestimate the Springboks ahead of their clash in Wellington.

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