World Cup-winning All Blacks prop Tony Woodcock is returning to the Blues for next year's Super Rugby season.
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High-profile recruit Benji Marshall has been left out of the Blues' match-day squad for the Super Rugby clash against the Bulls while experienced campaigners Keven Mealamu and Tony Woodcock will...
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WELLINGTON: All Blacks blindside flanker Liam Messam has received the nod over in-form youngster Steven Luatua to start in Saturday's top-of-the-table Rugby Championship match against South Africa at...
Paul Cully There are question marks about the big second-rower's all-round game, but his urgency and sheer size from the bench on Saturday night gave the Wallabies something they have been lacking in the...
The All Blacks have gambled on injured Richie McCaw being fit for their showdown Test against the Springboks early next month, and named the talismanic skipper in the 28-man touring squad.
All Blacks captain Richie McCaw returns from injury to play his 120th Test in one of two starting changes to the side to face South Africa in Johannesburg.
Paul Cully There were fears before the game that this game would send the Wallabies back to Marseille, 2007.
Paul Cully The Rugby Championship is done and dusted for another year, but who were the players that caught the eye? It is hard to go past the All Blacks for the bulk of the side.
Outside back Cory Jane has been included in the All Blacks' squad for the third Bledisloe Cup clash with Australia, just over a week after coming back from a long spell on the sidelines.
Daniel Gilhooly Cory Jane makes a rapid-fire return to the All Blacks wing while there are two unexpected changes in the forward pack to face Australia in Dunedin.
The All Blacks suffered a double blow on the eve of Saturday's Test against the Wallabies with captain Richie McCaw and wing Cory Jane ruled out after picking up injuries in training.
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A broken leg has robbed prop Joe Moody of the chance of making his All Blacks debut on the tour of Japan and Europe.
Daniel Gilhooly The All Blacks admit their scrum has been a chink in their armour this year and fully expect France to try to exploit it in their Test at Paris.
Daniel Gilhooly The All Blacks know all too well that grizzled doesn't mean great.
Marc Hinton It was a no-brainer for Steve Hansen to pick Dan Carter to brings up his ton against the Poms at Twickenham, and almost as easy for him to restore Julian Savea to the left wing and give Cory Jane a...
Daniel Gilhooly The All Blacks reckon their best form has eluded them in Europe and they hope to make a flourishing finish to an all-conquering year against Ireland.
Daniel Gilhooly The All Blacks selectors have made seven changes to their starting team to face Ireland, explaining that a gruelling two months has caught up with them.