Ben Smith

Ben Smith denies speculation of Highlanders return

Former New Zealand international Ben Smith has played down rumours of returning to his former side Highlanders ahead of the Super Rugby Aotearoa competition.
17 May 2020

Ben Smith expects stiff challenge from Wallabies in Bledisloe Cup opener

New Zealand vice-captain Ben Smith is expecting a strong performance from their trans-Tasman rivals Australia in the Bledisloe Cup match that kicks-off on Saturday in Sydney.
14 August 2017

Ben Smith set for four-month sabbatical after Bledisloe cup contests

All Blacks vice-captain Ben Smith has confirmed that he will be taking a four-month sabbatical following the upcoming back to back Rugby Championship clashes against Australia next month.
26 July 2017

Highlanders thump Chiefs

The Highlanders have thumped the Chiefs 36-9 in Super Rugby Round 16 in Invercargill, despite never beating the Chiefs there and only just returning from their South Africa tour.
31 May 2015

New Zealand's Ben Smith Moves To Centre

Despite making a prolific start to his New Zealand career on the wing with 12 tries in 21 matches including eight in the 2013 Rugby Championship, Ben Smith is set to play the rest of the season at outside centre. But is this the right way for the All Blacks to go?
16 October 2013