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2016

11:12:00, Mon 1 Aug 2016

All Blacks squad for 2016 Investec Rugby Championship

The All Blacks selectors, Steve Hansen, Ian Foster and Grant Fox, have selected their squad for the 2016 Investec Rugby Championship. The squad is as follows: (with province, Investec Super Rugby team and Test caps in brackets)Forwards:HookersDane Coles (Wellington / Hurricanes, 39)Codie Taylor (Canterbury / Crusaders, 5)Nathan Harris (Bay of Plenty / Chiefs, 4)PropsWyatt Crockett (Canterbury / Crusaders, 48)Charlie Faumuina (Auckland / Blues, 36)Owen Franks (Canterbury / Crusaders, 80)Joe Moody (Canterbury / Crusaders, 14)Ofa Tu'ungafasi (Auckland / Blues, 1)LocksBrodie Retallick (Hawke's Bay / Chiefs, 50)Luke Romano (Canterbury / Crusaders, 24)Patrick Tuipulotu (Auckland / Blues, 9)Samuel Whitelock (Canterbury / Crusaders, 75)Loose ForwardsSam Cane (Bay of Plenty / Chiefs, 34)Elliot Dixon (Southland / Highlanders, 1)Jerome Kaino (Auckland / Blues, 69)Kieran Read, captain (Canterb...

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12:04:00, Thu 23 Jun 2016

All Blacks team named for the final Test of Steinlager Series

The All Blacks side to play the third and final Test of the Steinlager Series against Wales at Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin, this Saturday 25 June, has been named, with new All Black Elliot Dixon picked to start at blindside flanker, and two other possible new caps, prop Ofa Tu'ungafasi and loose forward Liam Squire, named on the bench. The ma...

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10:44:00, Thu 16 Jun 2016

All Blacks team for second Test against Wales named

  The All Blacks side to play the second Test of the Steinlager Series against Wales at a sold-out Westpac Stadium, Wellington, this Saturday 18 June, has been named. The team is (with Test caps in brackets): 1. Joe Moody (12)2.  Dane Coles (37)3.  Owen Franks (79)4.  Brodie Retallick (48)5.  Samuel Whitelock (73)6.  Jerome Kaino ...

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08:18:00, Thu 9 Jun 2016

All Blacks team for first Steinlager Series Test named

The All Blacks side to play the opening Test of the Steinlager Series against Wales at Eden Park, Auckland, this Saturday 11 June, has been named.The team is (with Test caps. Uncapped All Blacks are in bold.) Starting XV 1. Joe Moody (11) 2. Dane Coles (36) 3. Owen Franks (78) 4. Luke Romano (22) 5. Brodie Retallick (47) 6. Jerome Kaino (67) 7....

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10:28:00, Sun 29 May 2016

All Blacks squad named for Steinlager Series 2016

All Blacks squad named for Steinlager Series 2016 The All Blacks selectors Steve Hansen, Ian Foster and Grant Fox have named a mixture of experience and new talent for the three Steinlager Series Tests against Wales. The squad is as follows: (with province and Test caps. New All Blacks are in bold.) Forwards HookersDane Coles (Wellington, 36...

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13:18:00, Wed 17 Feb 2016

Historic double header of All Blacks rugby in Chicago in November

American sports fans are in for a feast of rugby when the All Blacks return to Soldier Field in Chicago to play Ireland for the first time on American soil, and the Maori All Blacks take on the USA Eagles. The World Champions will play the 2015 Six Nations Champions on Saturday 5 November at iconic Soldier Field, home of the Chicago Bears. It’s...

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