New Zealand

Sevu Reece commits to New Zealand Rugby and Crusaders until 2022

All Blacks wing Sevu Reece has committed his immediate future with New Zealand Rugby and Super Rugby side Crusaders after signing a new contract until end of 2022 season.
8 February 2020

World Sevens Series: Sydney Preview

Last weekend in Hamilton, we saw New Zealand’s men and women win their home legs of the World Series, helping to consolidate both teams at the top of their respective competitions.
31 January 2020

Black Ferns consolidate top position with win in Hamilton

New Zealand scored three second half tries as they came from behind to beat their Canada counterpart with a 7-24 margin to clinch the Hamilton leg of the Women's World Rugby Sevens Series.
27 January 2020

We can learn a lot about ourselves in Hamilton - Lindsay-Hague

Ahead of the latest leg of the World Sevens Series, England's Ollie Lindsay-Hague feels his side will be able to learn a great deal in New Zealand this weekend.
24 January 2020

World Sevens Series: Hamilton Preview

After two rounds of the Men's World Sevens Series, New Zealand and South Africa currently lead the way.
24 January 2020

Wales to lock horns with Japan and New Zealand in summer tour

The Welsh Rugby Union has unveiled the summer fixtures of Wales where they will take on Japan and New Zealand.
10 January 2020

Dan Carter wins the poll for rugby's player of the decade

All Blacks legend Dan Carter has been voted as the rugby's player of the decade in a poll conducted by World Rugby.
25 December 2019

Scarlets head coach Brad Mooar to join All Blacks coaching panel at end of season

Scarlets head coach Brad Mooar will make his exit from the Pro14 club at the end of the ongoing season as he is set to join the backroom staff of New Zealand under Ian Foster.
24 December 2019

Knee injuries rule Wales duo Gareth Anscombe and Willis Halaholo out of New Zealand tour

Wales fly-half Gareth Anscombe and uncapped centre Willis Halaholo will not be part of their side's summer tour of New Zealand in July next year following knee injuries.
23 December 2019

New Zealand confirm coaching backroom staff under Ian Foster

New Zealand Rugby on Thursday has confirmed assistants to head coach Ian Foster.
19 December 2019

Ardie Savea wins New Zealand's Player of the Year Award

All Blacks back-row Ardie Savea claimed the prestigious Player of the Year honour in the New Zealand Rugby Awards that was announced on Thursday.
13 December 2019

New Zealand appoint Ian Foster as head coach

New Zealand Rugby has confirmed the appointment of Ian Foster as the new head coach of All Blacks.
11 December 2019

Steve Hansen joins Toyota Verblitz as coaching consultant

Toyota Verblitz have hired the services of former All Blacks coach Steve Hansen as a consultant of the Japanese Top League side.
3 December 2019

New Zealand's home schedule for 2020 unveiled

The New Zealand Rugby has unveiled the home fixtures for the All Blacks in 2020 including the Rugby Championship schedules.
2 December 2019

New Zealand international Ardie Savea to be on sidelines for lengthy period

New Zealand international Ardie Savea is set to remain on the sidelines for a lengthy period following a knee injury.
2 December 2019

Scotland to face Argentina, Japan and New Zealand in 2020 autumn series

Scotland will line up against Argentina, Japan and New Zealand in their autumn international series that will be played in November next year.
19 November 2019

Jamie Joseph rules himself out of All Blacks role after committing to Japan

Former New Zealand international Jamie Joseph has ended speculation of his ambition to coach the All Blacks after committing to Japan until the end of the 2023 World Cup.
18 November 2019

Commitment to Chiefs and British and Irish Lions made Warren Gatland opt out of New Zealand chance

Warren Gatland has stated that his commitment to Super Rugby club Chiefs and British and Irish Lions made him opt out of the race for New Zealand coaching job.
12 November 2019

Beauden Barrett believes Ian Foster can succeed Steve Hansen as New Zealand coach

New Zealand international Beauden Barrett has backed Ian Foster to replace outgoing All Blacks head coach Steve Hansen.
7 November 2019

Pure VPN’s RWC XV of the Tournament

As the dust begins to settle on South Africa’s third Rugby World Cup title victory, Talking Rugby Union and Pure VPN have put together their XV of the tournament.
6 November 2019