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Rugby15 Meets All Blacks Legend Ali Williams

Thanks to adidas UK we were very lucky to be invited to interview Ali Williams the All Black Lock/2ndRow, who is recovering form an Achilles tendon injury, which has unfortunately forced him to return to New Zealand for more treatment. Questions and Answers with Ali How is your injury coming on and when will you [...]


Some All Blacks Player Photos

So it was business as usual at Twickenham on Saturday as the adidas All Blacks beat England 16-26. Though to be fair to England they did improve from a dismal start as they went 14 points behind after leaving gaping holes in defence. On Friday before the match a group of the All Blacks players [...]


Kiwi Coaches working in Malaysia

Two ex New Zealand Provincial coaches are providing coaching clinics for up and coming coaches in Malaysia. The coaches are part of a initiative from Canterbury Asia and NZ Rugby Resources and the MD of Rugby Resources James Iverson a former North Harbour coach said: (quote) We are looking to position ourselves strongly in the [...]


All Blacks European Tour Squad

New Zealand have named four uncapped players in their 33-man squad for their upcoming tour to Japan and Europe. Fly-half Mike Delany, winger Zac Guilford, full-back Ben Smith and utility back Tamati Ellison have all been called up by coach Graham Henry. Smith, Guildford and Delaney have shown their potential at provincial level while Ellison [...]

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The All Blacks Haka

Just for a bit of fun we thought we would give you a version of the New Zealand Haka with a translation, Haka Ringa Pakia, A Ka mate Ka mate Ka ora, Ka ora Ka mate, Ka mate Ka ora, Ka ora Tenei te tangata Pu huru huru Nana i tiki mai Whaka whiti te [...]


Carter back playing

Dan Carter made his long-awaited return via club rugby on Saturday. Carter has been out for six months after sustaining an Achilles injury while playing for French champions Perpignan, but he returned to action for Southbridge in Christchurch on saturday, helping his side to a 34-13 win over Hornby. Afterwards Carter said he hopes to [...]


New Zealand World Cup Song

Here is a great little video to get Kiwis ready for the Rugby World Cup, God Defend New Zealand:


All Blacks Stunned by the Wallabies

In an amazing turnaround the Wallabies beat the All Blacks 20-15.  Yes a sin binning can turn close games and so it was.  However I recon it was a game thrown away not so much as won by the Aussies.  The Kiwis made a fistful of unforced errors and took wrong options when they had [...]


07/09 New Zealand Shirts

The All Blacks 2007/09 shirts are now available in the UK. You can purchase the latest versions of the replica home shirt, training shirt and polo shirts. All of them are valid through to the end of the 09 season. New All Blacks Shirts The All Blacks Adidas home shirt does not appear to have [...]