All Blacks

Springboks coach calls for ‘colossal’ effort to upset tough All Blacks

Reading Time: 2 minutes Brisbane, Tuesday South Africa coach Jacques Nienaber Tuesday called for a “colossal” effort to upset the All Blacks in their […]

Soul-searching for Boks ahead of ‘special’ 100th All Blacks clash

Reading Time: 2 minutes Under-fire South Africa head into their 100th Test against arch-rivals New Zealand this weekend desperate to recapture the high-pressure style […]

Kicks, blows as New Zealand beats Australia to sweep Bledisloe series

Reading Time: 2 minutes The All Blacks played for 20 minutes with 14 men, lost their captain to injury, but still beat the Wallabies […]

All Blacks coach half-time rage ignited the team’s turn-around

Reading Time: 2 minutes Tokyo, Sunday A Steve Hansen rocket at half-time ignited New Zealand’s second-half turnaround against Namibia at the Rugby World Cup […]

From boys to men as fringe teams arrive

Reading Time: 2 minutes Tokyo, Sunday Japan’s jaw-dropping win over Ireland, the world’s top-ranked team just weeks ago, as well as several plucky performances […]

All Blacks ‘just guys in shorts’, insist Canada

Reading Time: < 1 minute Oita, Sunday A mixture of fear and reverence will accompany Canada when they face the mighty All Blacks in one […]

New Zealand’s worry

Reading Time: 2 minutes Tokyo, Thursday The All Blacks are confident they can win an unprecedented third straight Rugby World Cup in Japan, even […]