Kieran Read

Former All Blacks skipper Kieran Read to feature for Counties Manukau in Mitre 10 Cup

Former All Blacks captain Kieran Read has made a return to New Zealand Rugby after was signed by Counties Manukau for the upcoming Mitre 10 Cup campaign.
24 August 2020

Rugby Rumours: Racing for Read, Pau in for Smith, Webb returns and Wasps' Wings

Racing for Read, Pau in for Smith, Webb returns and Wasps' Wings
9 November 2018

New Zealand rest Kieran Read for Test against Argentina

New Zealand head coach Steven Hansen has rested skipper Kieran Read for the upcoming round of the Rugby Championship clash against Argentina.
24 September 2018

Kieran Read makes New Zealand comeback

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has confirmed a 33-man squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship tournament that kicks-off on 18th August.
6 August 2018

New Zealand skipper Kieran Read set for Crusaders comeback

New Zealand have received a much-needed boost ahead of the Rugby Championship tournament with skipper Kieran Read set to make a comeback for Crusaders this weekend after recovering from a long-standing back injury.
4 July 2018

Kieran Read targets July return

New Zealand captain Kieran Read said he is looking forward to returning to action in July for his club Crusaders as he continues his recovery from a back injury.
18 May 2018

Kieran Read returns to training after long-term back injury

New Zealand captain Kieran Read has returned back to training earlier this week for his club Crusaders as he continues his recovery from a long-term back injury.
15 May 2018

New Zealand captain Kieran Read to undergo surgery

New Zealand skipper Kieran Read will spend a lengthy period on the sidelines as he is set to undergo a surgery on his back.
19 January 2018

Kieran Read to miss start of Super Rugby 2018 season following spinal surgery

New Zealand skipper Kieran Read is set to miss a decent amount of 2018 Super Rugby season for Crusaders as he will undergo a spinal surgery on Saturday.
15 December 2017

Kieran Read confident Lions' future not in doubt irrespective of result against New Zeaalnd

All Blacks captain Kieran Read insists that the British and Irish Lions' future is not under any doubt irrespective of their result in the ongoing New Zealand tour.
30 June 2017

Kieran Read to captain New Zealand in first Test against Lions

New Zealand have received the much needed boost ahead of the first Test against British and Irish Lions with the return of skipper Kieran Read after recovering from a thumb injury.
22 June 2017

Kieran Read sidelined up to six weeks with thumb injury

New Zealand skipper Kieran Read is set to remain on the sidelines for up to six weeks following a fractured thumb that he sustained while playing for his club Crusaders.
2 May 2017

Crusaders receive Kieran Read boost ahead of Hurricanes clash

Crusaders have recalled New Zealand captain Kieran Read for the Super Rugby encounter against the Hurricanes on Saturday.
14 July 2016

Kieran Read settling well as All Blacks skipper - Jerome Kaino

New Zealand flanker Jerome Kaino believes Kieran Read is making huge strides as the skipper of All Blacks after the retirement of Richie McCaw.
20 June 2016

Read is still looking for improvements

New Zealand back-row colossus Kieran Read has targeted an improvement from the All Blacks at next year's World Cup.
24 November 2014

All Blacks Name Squad: Read to Miss Auckland

England have had a slight boost to their chances in New Zealand, as 2013 World Player of the Year Kieran Read will miss the first Test of the tour in Auckland.
3 June 2014

Talking Rugby Union’s 2013 Southern Hemisphere Rugby Awards

Throughout 2013 Scott has brought Talking Rugby Union readers news, commentary and insights about Southern Hemisphere rugby.
6 January 2014

Autumn International Flashback Gallery - England vs. New Zealand

With the Autumn Internationals now nothing more than a distant memory as the Aviva Premiership and Heineken Cup get underway again, we at Talking Rugby Union wanted to remind you all of what a brilliant test series it was.
4 December 2013

Kieran Read Named World Player of the Year

All Black number eight and stand-out player of the international year, Kieran Read, has been named the world player of the year as New Zealand dominate the top spots in the International Rugby Board awards.
4 December 2013

Richie McCaw and Dan Carter - How Long will the Big Two Last?

All Blacks skipper Richie McCaw added another accolade to his illustrious career in Saturday's win over France as he became Test rugby's most-capped captain.
13 November 2013