All Blacks coach puzzled after losing No 1 ranking

2019-08-19 10:55

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen is puzzled that they are set to lose their No 1 spot in the World Rugby rankings.

All Blacks to name RWC squad on August 28

2019-08-18 20:24

Deliverance day for All Blacks' 2019 Rugby World Cup aspirations will be on Wednesday, August 28.

'Proud' Hansen challenges All Blacks' discipline

2019-08-17 16:03

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen refused to get carried away by the comprehensive 36-0 thrashing of the Wallabies on Saturday.

Fortress Eden Park: the All Blacks by the numbers

2019-08-17 14:39

The All Blacks' impressive 36-0 victory over the Wallabies added to a phenomenal list of statistics at Eden Park.

All Blacks skipper 'prickly' on eve of crunch Wallabies Test

2019-08-16 10:14

All Blacks captain Kieran Read warned he's in a "prickly" mood as he demanded an improvement in discipline and defence for the Bledisloe Cup decider against Australia.

Wallabies 'hungry' to snap a 17-year Bledisloe Cup drought

2019-08-15 10:11

The Wallabies are "hungry" to snap a 17-year Bledisloe Cup drought, coach Michael Cheika has warned.

Hansen insists he's 'loving it' as top All Blacks trio axed

2019-08-15 07:21

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen insisted he was "loving it" as he axed 3 players and demanded a 200% improvement in the winner-takes-all Bledisloe Cup clash with Australia.

Boks get English ref, Peyper in charge of Bledisloe decider

2019-08-14 10:33

Englishman Luke Pearce will referee the Test between the Springboks and Argentina at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria.

An All Black dip? Rassie's not buying it . . .

2019-08-13 21:12

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus is not buying the theory that the All Blacks won’t go into the World Cup as favourites in a month’s time.

All Blacks staring SIXTH ranking spot in the face

2019-08-13 08:51

So troubled have recent times been for the once feared All Blacks that they face the very real possibility of plummeting to SIXTH spot in the World Rugby standings.


Rieko Ioane released by All Blacks

2019-08-18 21:18

Under pressure wing Rieko Ioane is one of nine players released by the All Blacks for the third round of the Mitre 10 Cup.

All Black coach: World Cup more important than world ranking

2019-08-18 08:04

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen dismissed concerns about losing their number one world ranking on Sunday.

Disappointed Cheika tells Wallabies to 'suck it up' and move on

2019-08-17 15:13

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika insists their 36-0 thrashing at the hands of the All Blacks has not derailed their World Cup preparations.

All Blacks demolish Wallabies to retain Bledisloe Cup

2019-08-17 11:27

The All Blacks have retained the Bledisloe Cup after annihilating the Wallabies at Eden Park.

'Old Blacks' | Aussies poke fun at 'ageing' New Zealand

2019-08-16 07:17

Former Wallaby Peter FitzSimons mocked the All Blacks as "old and slow" just days after a Sydney tabloid labelled them "senior citizens".

RWC: Schalk highlights Bok gains on All Blacks

2019-08-15 07:55

Springbok legend Schalk Burger believes that the All Blacks have "issues" heading into the 2019 World Cup in Japan.

Big names dumped as All Blacks seek salvation in 'must-win' Test

2019-08-14 19:50

Longtime All Blacks mainstays Owen Franks and Ben Smith have been dropped for Saturday's must-win Bledisloe Cup Test against Australia.

Get Carter: All Blacks legend settles Bledisloe nerves

2019-08-14 07:15

The All Blacks have drafted in legendary flyhalf Dan Carter to calm any nerves among the faltering world champions.

All Blacks vow to keep it clean in Bledisloe decider

2019-08-13 14:43

The All Blacks have warned Australia will face intense physical battle in the Bledisloe Cup decider but vowed to stay on the right side of the law.

Hey All Blacks, THIS is how you'll fix your problems

2019-08-12 15:10

The once mighty All Blacks suddenly look a shadow of their former selves less than six weeks until they commence the defence of the Webb Ellis Cup in Japan, writes Garrin Lambley.

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