Colin Slade and Matt Todd added to Kirwan's Barbarians

The Barbarians have called up last weekend’s Bledisloe Cup match winner Colin Slade to take on Australia at Twickenham on November 1.
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Colin Slade

McCaw, Carter have Cup roles to play, Deans

Robbie Deans believes the players he introduced to top rugby with the Crusaders, Richie McCaw and Dan Carter have key roles to play in New Zealand's Rugby World Cup bid next year.
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Richie McCaw and Dan Carter

World Champions extend lead at top of IRB rankings

New Zealand’s last-gasp win over Australia in Saturday’s Bledisloe Cup match in Brisbane sees the world’s number one team improve their position at the top of the IRB World Rankings by 0.55 of a point.
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Anthem 2014

Warren Gatland names powerful squad for New Zealand

Wales Head Coach Warren Gatland has named an experienced 34-man squad for the forthcoming series including a Test against the All Blacks that features just one uncapped player.
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Warren Gatland

The ABCs of the All Blacks touring squad for USA and Britain

The All Blacks squad for the MyRepublic Northern Tour to the United States, England, Scotland and Wales has been named.
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England 2014

Vern Cotter names Scotland squad for All Blacks

Head coach Vern Cotter today named Edinburgh Rugby lock Grant Gilchrist as captain of a 33-man Scotland squad selected for the 2014 Autumn Tests.
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Scotland All Blacks

All Blacks squad to be named tomorrow

The All Blacks squad for the MyRepublic Northern Tour to the United States, England, Scotland and Wales will be announced tomorrow.
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All Blacks anthem

The Tight Five: What we learned about the All Blacks

When replacement first-five eighth Colin Slade kicked over Malakai Fekitoa’s conversion, a significant portion of the 45,186 strong crowd, many wearing black or distinctive country threads that marked them as part of the large travelling contingent of All Blacks supporters in the crowd, breathed a sigh of relief and smacked high fives until their hand's hurt.
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Haka 2014 Brisbane

English clubs confirm special release of players for USA v All Blacks

Premiership Rugby confirms that it has reached agreement with USA Rugby for the release of selected players for the US Eagles match.
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USA Rugby

Slade and Fekitoa deliver knockout blows

Malakai Fekitoa broke Australian hearts with an injury time try, and Colin Slade secured the 29-28 win with a pressure conversion, in the last act of the game, to give New Zealand an unlikely victory.
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Malakai Fekitoa

Preview: Wallabies v All Blacks

UPDATED 17:45 NZDT: The final tier one Southern Hemisphere derby of the year takes place in Brisbane with the All Blacks kicking off a bumper end of season tour to wrap up their 2014 campaign when facing up against the Wallabies.
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All Blacks Wallabies

MyRepublic backing All Blacks on Northern Tour

Internet provider MyRepublic is the new title sponsor for the All Blacks four match Northern Tour.
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MyRepublic Northern Tour

Preparations continue for USA v All Blacks in Chicago

Jim Cornelison, the popular national anthem singer for the Chicago Blackhawks, and classical New Zealand trio SOL3 MIO will perform the national anthems of the United States and New Zealand, respectively, prior to the USA Eagles - New Zealand All Blacks rugby match Nov.
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USA Rugby

All Blacks team for Brisbane Test against Australia

The All Blacks team to play Australia in the third Bledisloe Cup Test of the year has been named.
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