Forget past defeats against Ireland, say All Blacks

2019-10-14 10:13

Past matches between Ireland and New Zealand will be irrelevant when the two teams take the pitch in the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals on Saturday, according to All Black coach Steve Hansen.

Rugby World Cup tweaks concussion rule after All Blacks row

2019-09-22 12:17

Rugby officials announced a change to concussion procedures at the World Cup a day after Sam Cane was told he had spent too long having a head injury assessment.

Sam Cane to start for Chiefs against Reds

2019-05-22 10:15

Chiefs head coach Colin Cooper has reshuffled his forward pack for their final regular-season game at FMG Stadium, against the Reds.

Sam Cane set to return after broken neck

2019-05-14 10:58

All Blacks and Chiefs flank Sam Cane is set to make his long-awaited comeback from a broken neck a week earlier than initially forecast.

All Black Sam Cane given green light to leave SA

2018-10-15 12:33

All Black Sam Cane's extended stay in South Africa has come to an end as the star flank was medically given the green light to fly home.

PIC: All Black undergoes successful operation after neck break

2018-10-10 08:23

All Blacks flank Sam Cane has undergone a successful operation after breaking his neck against the Springboks in Pretoria.

Bakkies joins flood of well-wishers for injured Cane

2018-10-08 10:03

Springbok great Bakkies Botha has sent a message of support to injured All Black loose forward Sam Cane.

Sam Cane 'quietly confident' of beating Boks

2018-10-05 11:44

All Blacks flanker Sam Cane is confident his side can turn the tables on the Springboks in their Rugby Championship clash on Saturday.

Chiefs bring back big guns for Hurricanes clash

2018-07-18 09:17

Sam Cane and Damian McKenzie will return for the Chiefs in their highly-anticipated Super Rugby quarter-final against the Hurricanes in Wellington.

Tu'ungafasi warned for hit on Remy Grosso

2018-06-12 16:53

All Blacks prop Ofa Tu’ungafasi has been warned for his high hit against France which left Remy Grosso with a double fracture to the skull.


Fearless All Black Sam Cane ready to put neck on the line

2019-10-03 15:15

A year after breaking his neck, All Black Sam Cane has put the near-paralysing injury to the back of his mind.

Cane to lead All Blacks against Argentina

2019-07-12 18:27

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has revealed that Sam Cane will captain the side in their Rugby Championship opener with Argentina.

Cane back from broken neck for Chiefs

2019-05-16 07:44

All Black flank Sam Cane will complete a remarkable comeback from a broken neck when he plays for the Chiefs against the Blues.

Injured All Black Cane to miss half of Super season

2019-01-29 07:08

Injured All Blacks flanker Sam Cane will miss more than half the Super Rugby season as he continues a long recovery from a broken neck.

Cane thanks 'world class' medical team following neck surgery

2018-10-11 19:31

All Blacks flanker Sam Cane has thanked the "world class medical and surgical team" who operated on him following a neck fracture.

Broken neck: All Blacks expect Cane to play again

2018-10-08 10:24

The All Blacks expect flank Sam Cane to return to the playing field despite suffering a broken neck against the Springboks.

Sam Cane broke neck at Loftus, forced to stay in SA

2018-10-07 21:03

All Blacks loose forward Sam Cane suffered a broken neck in Saturday's Test win against the Springboks in Pretoria and will have to remain in South Africa.

All Blacks sweating on Sam Cane

2018-08-24 09:06

New Zealand are sweating over the fitness of openside flank Sam Cane ahead of Saturday's Rugby Championship Test with Australia in Auckland.

Slap on the wrist for All Blacks prop

2018-06-13 06:57

All Blacks prop Ofa Tu'ungafasi received a warning but escaped sanction for a tackle which caused a double fracture to the face of France wing Remy Grosso.

Chiefs welcome back Sam Cane

2018-05-31 07:42

Chiefs head coach Colin Cooper has named an unchanged starting side, with key figure Sam Cane returning from injury.

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