Ex-All Blacks coach now Sir Stephen Hansen, but insists he's still Steve

2020-01-01 12:19

Former All Blacks coach Steve Hansen became Sir Stephen, receiving a knighthood in the New Zealand New Year's honours list, but insisted he was still "plain old Steve".

Hansen says World Cup pain will fuel All Blacks

2019-11-01 19:21

Outgoing New Zealand coach Steve Hansen said the pain his team had suffered at the World Cup would make them a "little bit more dangerous".

Hansen leaves with legacy intact, despite rare All Blacks flop

2019-10-31 08:08

New Zealand's Steve Hansen will step down as one of the most successful rugby union coaches of all time.

'Suck it up!' says Hansen as devastated All Blacks look forward

2019-10-27 09:43

New Zealand coach Steve Hansen admitted a restless night's sleep had done little to numb the pain of their "gut-wrenching" World Cup semi-final defeat by England.

'Big-boy pants' for All Blacks after stinging England defeat

2019-10-26 20:40

New Zealand coach Steve Hansen insisted there was "no shame" in losing to England after their stunning World Cup semi-final defeat by England.

All Blacks coach: Boks, not England, are our biggest rivals

2019-10-22 12:02

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen is predicting a "mighty clash" in this weekend's heavyweight World Cup semi-final with England.

All Blacks coach hails 'new-level' attack

2019-10-19 22:26

NZ coach Steve Hansen hailed his team's stunning demolition of Ireland as a victory for a winning mentality and a disciplined pack of forwards.

All Blacks happy to dodge 'Tier 1' Japan at World Cup

2019-10-14 08:32

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen paid tribute to an "awesome" Japan performance at the Rugby World Cup.

How Hansen rocket fired All Blacks to heavenly try

2019-10-06 12:40

A Steve Hansen rocket at half-time ignited New Zealand's second-half turnaround against Namibia at the Rugby World Cup.

The beat goes on as All Blacks coach relives police past

2019-09-27 10:11

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has relived his former life as a policeman in the Japanese resort town of Beppu.


Ex-All Blacks coach Hansen confirms Japan move

2019-12-02 06:29

Former New Zealand coach Steve Hansen confirmed he is taking up a role with the Toyota Verblitz in Japan's Top League.

Adieux to Hansen, Gatland in dreaded World Cup playoff

2019-10-31 10:17

Highly respected New Zealand coaches Steve Hansen and Warren Gatland will bow out of international rugby after Friday's third-place playoff.

Hansen urges 'hurting' All Blacks to show character

2019-10-31 06:35

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen urged his players to bounce back from their World Cup semi-final defeat against England when they take on Wales in the third-place playoff.

Hansen leaves with legacy intact, despite All Blacks horror show

2019-10-27 07:45

Steve Hansen may have failed in his quest to deliver New Zealand a third consecutive World Cup, but he will step down having cemented his place in All Blacks history.

All Blacks coach dismisses England spy claim as 'clickbait'

2019-10-24 10:05

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen dismissed England counterpart Eddie Jones' spying claims as a "clickbait distraction".

Messi and Ronaldo wouldn't do what rugby players do - Jones

2019-10-22 11:26

England coach Eddie Jones contrasted what he said was rugby's down to earth attitude with that of football superstars Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.

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 a sport of 'intimidation', says All Blacks' Hansen

2019-10-07 11:08

Rugby union remains a sport of "intimidation", All Blacks coach Steve Hansen insisted amid a slew of yellow and red cards for dangerous tackles.

Leave the refs alone, says All Blacks coach

2019-09-30 08:12

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has appealed to rival coaches and pundits to lay off referees at the Rugby World Cup.

All Blacks coach slams trial by social media

2019-09-24 22:03

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen rejected trial by social media amid growing claims that match officials missed alleged foul play by New Zealand.

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