New Zealand

Exclusive: How the Wasps Academy are adapting to find players game time

Speaking to Wasps Rugby Head of Recruitment and Academy Kevin Harman, TRU learn about how he and his staff have adapted in order to find their academy players game time during the pandemic.
22 December 2020

New Zealand captain Sam Cane opens up on concussion concerns

All Blacks captain Sam Cane expressed confidence on rugby officials in New Zealand to limit the risk of head injuries keeping player welfares in mind.
18 December 2020

Sam Cane named All Blacks Player of the Year

All Blacks captain Sam Cane won the highest honour at the 2020 ASB Rugby Awards after winning the the Kelvin R Tremain Memorial award.
17 December 2020

New Zealand Rugby unveil schedule for 2021

New Zealand Rugby have unveiled the schedule for 2021 during which they are planning to feature in 15 Tests.
10 December 2020

Richie McCaw, Jessy Tremouliere named World Rugby players of decade

New Zealand legend Richie McCaw and France's Jessy Tremouliere have been named the World Rugby's Men's and Women's players of the decade respectively.
9 December 2020

Video Highlights: Rugby Championship Game 5 - Argentina v New Zealand

The fifth game of the Rugby Championship saw New Zealand blank out Argentina 38-0 at McDonald Jones Stadium.
29 November 2020

Match Report: Rugby Championship: Argentina 0-38 New Zealand

Will Jordan scored a double as New Zealand blanked Argentina 38-0 in the fifth round of the Rugby Championship at McDonald Jones Stadium on Saturday.
28 November 2020

Argentina rings the changes for game against New Zealand

Argentina head coach Mario Ledesma has made 10 changes to the starting XV for the upcoming Rugby Championship game against New Zealand to be played in Newcastle on Saturday.
26 November 2020

New Zealand make three changes for clash against Argentina

New Zealand head coach Ian Foster has made three changes to the starting line-up for the fifth round of the Rugby Championship game against Argentina.
26 November 2020

New Zealand slip to third place in World Rugby Rankings

New Zealand have dropped to the third position in the World Rugby Rankings following their recent defeat against Argentina in the third round of the Rugby Championship.
16 November 2020

All Blacks trio head back to New Zealand from Rugby Championship duty

New Zealand have confirmed that three players Ofa Tu'ungafasi, Du’Plessis Kirifi and Peter Umaga-Jensen will head back to the country from the ongoing Rugby Championship campaign.
16 November 2020

Mario Ledesma proud of Argentina's effort in win over All Blacks

Argentina head coach Mario Ledesma said the win over New Zealand in the recently concluded round of the Rugby Championship will be 'remembered for a long time'.
15 November 2020

Video Highlights: Rugby Championship Game 3 - Argentina v New Zealand

Argentina recorded their first ever win over New Zealand as they defeated the All Blacks 25-15 in the third round of the tri-nations Rugby Championship.
15 November 2020

Match Report: Rugby Championship: Argentina 25-15 New Zealand

Argentina registered their first-ever win over New Zealand as they defeated them 25-15 in their Rugby Championship encounter at Bankwest Stadium.
14 November 2020

New Zealand return to full-strength for Argentina encounter

New Zealand head coach Ian Foster has confirmed the matchday squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship encounter against Argentina to be played in Parramatta on Saturday.
12 November 2020

Ofa Tu'ungafasi handed three-week ban

New Zealand prop Ofa Tu'ungafasi has been handed a three-week ban following his red-card incident in the second game of the Rugby Championship at Suncorp Stadium last weekend.
12 November 2020

Australia's Lachie Swinton suspended for four weeks

Australia flanker Lachlan Swinton has been handed a four-week suspension following his red-card incident in the recently concluded Rugby Championship game against New Zealand in Brisbane.
9 November 2020

Ian Foster rues lack of discipline in New Zealand's defeat to Australia in Brisbane

New Zealand head coach Ian Foster said the All Blacks were not disciplined enough following their 22-24 defeat to Australia in Brisbane.
8 November 2020

Red cards are tough to avoid admits New Zealand skipper Sam Cane

New Zealand skipper Sam Cane said red cards are tough to avoid in high intensity matches following the 22-24 defeat to Australia in the second game of the Rugby Championship in Brisbane.
8 November 2020

Video Highlights: Rugby Championship Game 2 - Australia v New Zealand

Australia made a comeback in the second Test of the Rugby Championship as they went on to edge out New Zealand 24-22 at Suncorp Stadium on Saturday.
8 November 2020