All Blacks hooker Coles faces six months out

2017-11-12 20:54

All Blacks hooker Dane Coles could be out of action for six months after suffering ligament damage in the win over France.

Newlands is a tough place despite local support - Whitelock

On Tuesday All Blacks hooker Dane Coles and lock Sam Whitelock spoke of the history and culture of rugby in Cape Town, as well as the local support they receive, ahead of Saturday's Test against the Boks at Newlands. Watch.

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Clear-headed Coles returns to All Blacks

2017-08-23 19:20

All Blacks hooker Dane Coles has been cleared to play his first Test of the year in the Rugby Championship clash with Australia.

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.

Hurricanes duo tip Lions for title

2017-07-31 18:04

The Hurricanes leadership group has backed the Lions to win their maiden Super Rugby title ahead of the final clash with the Crusaders.

Marx v Coles: Fine Champs foretaste

2017-07-28 12:01

The Rugby Championship being just around the corner spices some of the match-ups in Johannesburg on Saturday even further, writes Rob Houwing.

Coles, Aso likely to start against Lions

2017-07-26 12:30

The Hurricanes are set to include hooker Dane Coles and centre Vince Aso in their starting XV for their semi-final against the Lions.

Smith fit, Coles still sidelined

2017-07-10 18:53

Fullback Ben Smith is fit to return to action for the Highlanders, but Hurricanes hooker Dane Coles will spend two more weeks on the sidelines.

Dane Coles boost for All Blacks

2017-06-13 11:04

New Zealand have received a boost on the fitness of Dane Coles as he races against time to be fit for the British and Irish Lions series.

All Blacks blow as Coles unlikely to face Lions

2017-06-06 09:00

Hurricanes assistant coach John Plumtree has cast a major doubt over Dane Coles' availability for the British and Irish Lions series.


All Blacks derive plans to disrupt Bok set pieces

2017-10-04 09:00

As they prepare for the Test at Newlands, the All Blacks have their sights set on again disrupting the Springboks’ set pieces.

Coles relishing return in 50th Test

2017-08-25 10:57

All Blacks hooker Dane Coles will put a season of frustration behind him when he runs out against Australia at Forsyth Barr Stadium on Saturday.

Coles set to start for All Blacks in Dunedin

2017-08-23 12:48

Dane Coles is set to be in New Zealand's starting line-up when they host Australia in their Bledisloe Cup rematch in Dunedin on Saturday.

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.

Hurricanes skipper backs Lions for title

2017-07-29 21:16

Hurricanes captain Dane Coles has heaped praise on the Lions, backing them to go the distance in Super Rugby.

Coles to start 100th match against Lions

2017-07-27 13:28

Hurricanes captain Dane Coles will start at hooker in Saturday's semi-final against the Lions in what will be his 100th appearance for the club.

Barrett, Coles back for Hurricanes

2017-07-19 07:08

Beauden Barrett and Dane Coles will return for the Hurricanes in their Super Rugby quarter-final against the Brumbies.

All Black Dane Coles to miss Lions series

2017-06-24 12:35

All Blacks hooker Dane Coles will miss the entire series against the British and Irish Lions as he continues to fight a concussion.

Concussed Coles could miss Lions Tests

2017-06-08 08:33

All Blacks coach Steven Hansen says star hooker Dane Coles could miss the Lions series with concussion as he included a number of injured players in a 33-man squad.

Coles a major doubt for Lions opener

2017-06-01 10:09

All Blacks hooker Dane Coles' chances of featuring in the British and Irish Lions series have been dealt a serious blow.

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