New Zealand

Chiefs hooker Samisoni Taukei'aho added to New Zealand squad

New Zealand have called-up Chiefs hooker Samisoni Taukei'aho as an injury cover in the squad for the first Test against Fiji to be played in Dunedin on Saturday.
5 July 2021

New Zealand trounce Tonga 102-0 with a 16-try performance

New Zealand made a strong statement as they started their July series with a dominating 102-0 win over Tonga at Mount Smart Stadium on Saturday.
3 July 2021

Brodie Retallick returns to New Zealand squad for Tests against Fiji and Tonga

New Zealand head coach Ian Foster has has named a 36-man squad for the upcoming Tests against Fiji and Tonga.
21 June 2021

Fiji announce 33-man squad for series against All Blacks

Fiji head coach Vern Cotter has named a 33-man squad for the upcoming two-match series against New Zealand to be played in July.
15 June 2021

Richie McCaw suggest Sam Whitelock to captain New Zealand in absence of Sam Cane

All Blacks legend Richie McCaw has backed his former team-mate Sam Whitelock to take over New Zealand captaincy in the absence of regular skipper Sam Cane.
24 May 2021

South Africa to make Rugby Championship return in 2021 edition

South Africa will return to Rugby Championship later this year as SANZAAR unveiled the schedule for the 2021 edition.
21 May 2021

New Zealand to face Tonga and Fiji in July Tests

New Zealand Rugby has confirmed that the All Blacks will be hosting Tonga and Fiji during their July Test series.
17 May 2021

Former All Blacks skipper Kieran Read announces retirement

Former New Zealand skipper Kieran Read has announced his retirement from professional rugby bringing an end a stellar 15-year career.
16 May 2021

New Zealand international Owen Franks to join Hurricanes ahead of 2022 season

Hurricanes have confirmed the signing of New Zealand international prop Owen Franks ahead of the 2022 season.
14 May 2021

All Blacks scrum-half TJ Perenara commits to New Zealand Rugby and Hurricanes

All Blacks scrum-half TJ Perenara has put an end to the speculation of switching codes by signing a new contract with New Zealand Rugby until the end of 2023.
11 May 2021

All Blacks scrum-half TJ Perenara interested in rugby league switch

New Zealand scrum-half TJ Perenara has confirmed interest in switching codes to rugby league following an approach from Sydney Roosters.
28 April 2021

TRU Six Pack - Charlie Faumuina, Toulouse/All Blacks

Latest to answer our quickfire Six Pack questions is Toulouse & ex-All Blacks prop Charlie Faumuina.
27 April 2021

Wales unveil fixtures for autumn series

The Welsh Rugby Union have confirmed the fixtures for the autumn series that will kick-off from 30th October.
26 April 2021

Dane Coles signs new deal with New Zealand Rugby and Hurricanes until 2023

All Blacks hooker Dane Coles becomes the latest player to commit his immediate future with New Zealand Rugby after signing a new deal until the 2023 season.
19 April 2021

Three reasons why ‘genius’ Perenara would make a ‘classic nine’ for Roosters

Former Wallaby Matt Burke believes TJ Perenara has all the qualities to be a ready-made “classic nine” in rugby league, as the Sydney Roosters target the union star to solve their issues at hooker.
17 April 2021

Charlie Faumuina Exclusive: "We will try to get to that final and win the thing”

Success is something which Charlie Faumuina knows all about and the former All Black and World Cup winning prop spoke to Joe Harvey ahead of Toulouse's Champions Cup quarter-final showdown with Clermont.
9 April 2021

Pectoral injury sidelines New Zealand captain Sam Cane for up to six months

New Zealand captain Sam Cane will miss the remainder of Super Rugby Aotearoa season following a pectoral injury.
1 April 2021

Sonny Bill Williams announces retirement from both rugby codes

Former All Blacks star Sonny Bill Williams has announced retirement from both rugby union or rugby league following a recurring knee injury.
10 March 2021

Aaron Smith pens new deal with New Zealand Rugby until 2023

All Blacks scrum-half Aaron Smith has committed his immediate future with New Zealand Rugby and Highlanders after signing a new deal through until 2023.
2 March 2021

All Blacks legend Dan Carter announces retirement

All Blacks legend Dan Carter has announced his retirement from professional rugby bringing an end to a 32-year illustrious career.
20 February 2021