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#All Blacks

# all-blacks - Friday 12 November, 2021

Ireland given the all-clear for All Blacks clash after Covid scare in camp
# Results
From The42
# Results

Ireland given the all-clear for All Blacks clash after Covid scare in camp

Nov 12th 2021, 8:57 PM 11,408 Views 12 Comments

Andy Farrell’s matchday 23 will line out as named yesterday.

'Every time we meet the Irish, it is a tough, brutal game - the rivalry is there'
# All Blacks
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# All Blacks

'Every time we meet the Irish, it is a tough, brutal game - the rivalry is there'

Nov 12th 2021, 12:25 PM 7,900 Views 6 Comments

Ardie Savea is expecting Ireland to provide the hardest game yet of New Zealand’s tour.

Can Andy Farrell's new faces match the All Blacks? Talking points ahead of Ireland-New Zealand
# William Hill
From The42
# William Hill

Can Andy Farrell's new faces match the All Blacks? Talking points ahead of Ireland-New Zealand

Nov 12th 2021, 9:00 AM 5,240 Views 1 Comment

The Aviva Stadium hosts a highly-anticipated Test on Saturday afternoon.

# all-blacks - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Farrell feels Henderson 'better suited' to All Blacks as Beirne benched
# Locks
From The42
# Locks

Farrell feels Henderson 'better suited' to All Blacks as Beirne benched

Nov 11th 2021, 5:42 PM 9,816 Views 6 Comments

Jamison Gibson-Park retains his spot at scrum-half after impressing against Japan.

Henderson starts for Ireland against All Blacks as Farrell makes one change
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Henderson starts for Ireland against All Blacks as Farrell makes one change

Nov 11th 2021, 3:02 PM 37,907 Views 70 Comments

Tadhg Beirne has dropped onto the bench for Saturday’s clash.

Farrell set to name settled Ireland team for All Blacks clash
# Momentum
From The42
# Momentum

Farrell set to name settled Ireland team for All Blacks clash

Nov 11th 2021, 8:32 AM 11,319 Views 20 Comments

The Ireland boss is keen to build on last weekend’s big win over Japan.

# all-blacks - Tuesday 9 November, 2021

'I loved my time here and really enjoyed working with Paul in particular'
# Old Friends
From The42
# Old Friends

'I loved my time here and really enjoyed working with Paul in particular'

Nov 9th 2021, 10:19 PM 18,939 Views 2 Comments

New Zealand forwards coach John Plumtree was with Ireland for the 2013/14 season.

20-metre passes and 50:22 kicks - Keenan is a key influence for Ireland
# Skillset
From The42
# Skillset

20-metre passes and 50:22 kicks - Keenan is a key influence for Ireland

Nov 9th 2021, 7:13 PM 9,397 Views 6 Comments

The Leinster fullback is one of the first names on Andy Farrell’s team sheet.

'We'd love to do it all the time' - Sexton on Ireland's exciting attack against Japan
# Try Time
From The42
# Try Time

'We'd love to do it all the time' - Sexton on Ireland's exciting attack against Japan

Nov 9th 2021, 3:04 PM 3,813 Views 1 Comment

The Ireland captain says that the All Blacks won’t present similar opportunities.

'He was one of the most gifted players I ever played with' - Perenara
# Halfbacks
From The42
# Halfbacks

'He was one of the most gifted players I ever played with' - Perenara

Nov 9th 2021, 6:10 AM 11,921 Views 14 Comments

The All Blacks scrum-half knows Jamison Gibson-Park from the Hurricanes.

# all-blacks - Monday 8 November, 2021

'We don't want an attack that's too tidy' - Farrell turns focus to the All Blacks
# Unpredictable
From The42
# Unpredictable

'We don't want an attack that's too tidy' - Farrell turns focus to the All Blacks

Updated Nov 8th 2021, 12:26 PM 21,100 Views 2 Comments

The Ireland head coach is keen for his team to be unpredictable.

'A lot of the boys will be looking forward to reacquainting themselves'
# Familiar Faces
From The42
# Familiar Faces

'A lot of the boys will be looking forward to reacquainting themselves'

Nov 8th 2021, 12:00 PM 8,834 Views 10 Comments

Greg Feek and John Plumtree will be looking to get the better of Ireland’s pack.

# all-blacks - Sunday 7 November, 2021

Major boost for the All Blacks as Retallick returns for Ireland clash
# Key Man
From The42
# Key Man

Major boost for the All Blacks as Retallick returns for Ireland clash

Nov 7th 2021, 8:29 PM 8,341 Views 3 Comments

The 30-year-old lock has fully recovered from a shoulder injury.

# all-blacks - Saturday 6 November, 2021

Clean bill of health for Ireland as Farrell weighs up All Blacks selection
# Next Job
From The42
# Next Job

Clean bill of health for Ireland as Farrell weighs up All Blacks selection

Nov 6th 2021, 7:55 PM 9,444 Views 19 Comments

Ireland will bring some momentum into next weekend’s clash in Dublin.

Coles double sees All Blacks warm up for Dublin trip with win over stubborn Italy
# Great Dane
From The42
# Great Dane

Coles double sees All Blacks warm up for Dublin trip with win over stubborn Italy

Nov 6th 2021, 3:02 PM 11,969 Views 1 Comment

New Zealand come to the Aviva Stadium next week.

# all-blacks - Monday 4 October, 2021

Savea to keep All Blacks captaincy despite Cane return
# Leading The Way
From The42
# Leading The Way

Savea to keep All Blacks captaincy despite Cane return

Oct 4th 2021, 5:12 PM 5,112 Views 1 Comment

Sam Cane has been out since March with a pectoral injury.

# all-blacks - Saturday 18 September, 2021

All Blacks grab five tries to hit Argentina with fourth straight Rugby Championship defeat
# Emphatic
From The42
# Emphatic

All Blacks grab five tries to hit Argentina with fourth straight Rugby Championship defeat

Sep 18th 2021, 2:21 PM 5,096 Views 0 Comments

Tupou Vaa’i bagged a brace with Patrick Tuipulotu, TJ Perenara, and Samisoni Taukei’aho also crossing over the line.

# all-blacks - Saturday 28 August, 2021

Ardie Savea to take over All Blacks captaincy
# Skipper Savea
From The42
# Skipper Savea

Ardie Savea to take over All Blacks captaincy

Aug 28th 2021, 7:22 AM 8,424 Views 0 Comments

Veterans Brodie Retallick and Beauden Barrett were named as Savea’s vice-captains

# all-blacks - Tuesday 24 August, 2021

New Zealand coach Foster will remain in charge through 2023 World Cup
# All Blacks
From The42
# All Blacks

New Zealand coach Foster will remain in charge through 2023 World Cup

Aug 24th 2021, 12:05 PM 2,995 Views 0 Comments

Ian Foster signed a new deal to end months of uncertainty for the three-time champions.

# all-blacks - Sunday 22 August, 2021

Australia threatens to bill New Zealand in rugby row
# Fallout
From The42
# Fallout

Australia threatens to bill New Zealand in rugby row

Aug 22nd 2021, 11:34 AM 13,170 Views 8 Comments

The All Blacks failed to travel to Perth as scheduled this weekend for the August 28 clash against the Wallabies.

# all-blacks - Friday 20 August, 2021

All Blacks cancel upcoming Rugby Championship Tests From The42

All Blacks cancel upcoming Rugby Championship Tests

Aug 20th 2021, 7:54 AM 12,906 Views 6 Comments

The All Blacks have five Tests remaining in the Rugby Championship, one against Australia and two each against South Africa and Argentina.

# all-blacks - Saturday 14 August, 2021

All Blacks keep Bledisloe Cup with record victory over Wallabies
# Rout
From The42
# Rout

All Blacks keep Bledisloe Cup with record victory over Wallabies

Aug 14th 2021, 10:25 AM 12,943 Views 4 Comments

The hosts retain the trophy for the 19th consecutive year.

# all-blacks - Monday 9 August, 2021

2021/22 season promises to be action-packed for Irish rugby
# Big Year
From The42
# Big Year

2021/22 season promises to be action-packed for Irish rugby

Aug 9th 2021, 4:04 PM 17,499 Views 19 Comments

Ireland will play the All Blacks four times next season.

# all-blacks - Wednesday 4 August, 2021

Three Wallabies dropped for All Blacks clash after drinking session
# Standards
From The42
# Standards

Three Wallabies dropped for All Blacks clash after drinking session

Aug 4th 2021, 9:54 AM 13,911 Views 4 Comments

Star wing Marika Koroibete was part of the trio.

# all-blacks - Saturday 17 July, 2021

New Zealand overcome shaky start to beat Fiji in bruising encounter
# All Black And Blue
From The42
# All Black And Blue

New Zealand overcome shaky start to beat Fiji in bruising encounter

Jul 17th 2021, 10:34 AM 10,670 Views 13 Comments

The All Blacks eventually outscored their opponents nine tries to one.

# all-blacks - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Mo'unga returns as All Blacks look for statement win against Fiji
# Back In Black
From The42
# Back In Black

Mo'unga returns as All Blacks look for statement win against Fiji

Jul 15th 2021, 8:28 AM 4,067 Views 1 Comment

Anton Lienert-Brown and Ardie Savea both return from injury for Saturday’s second Test.

# all-blacks - Saturday 10 July, 2021

Coles bags four as All Blacks late surge downs Fiji
# Late Late Show
From The42
# Late Late Show

Coles bags four as All Blacks late surge downs Fiji

Jul 10th 2021, 11:48 AM 10,254 Views 10 Comments

New Zealand needed an explosive closing 30 minutes to seal the victory.

# all-blacks - Sunday 4 July, 2021

All Blacks coach Foster rejects criticism of lop-sided Tonga result
# Mismatch
From The42
# Mismatch

All Blacks coach Foster rejects criticism of lop-sided Tonga result

Jul 4th 2021, 10:25 AM 11,258 Views 6 Comments

The All Blacks scored 16 tries in a 102-0 win.

# all-blacks - Saturday 3 July, 2021

All Blacks romp to 102-0 victory over Tonga in opening Test of the year
# Ruthless
From The42
# Ruthless

All Blacks romp to 102-0 victory over Tonga in opening Test of the year

Jul 3rd 2021, 10:25 AM 12,108 Views 13 Comments

New Zealand had their first try after just 67 seconds through Damian McKenzie.

# all-blacks - Thursday 1 July, 2021

Quinn Tupaea handed All Blacks start against Tonga
# Back In Black
From The42
# Back In Black

Quinn Tupaea handed All Blacks start against Tonga

Jul 1st 2021, 8:30 AM 4,608 Views 1 Comment

George Bowe, Ethan Blackadder and Finlay Christie are all set to make their debuts from the bench.

# all-blacks - Monday 21 June, 2021

Four new faces in All Blacks squad to face Tonga, Fiji
# Experiment
From The42
# Experiment

Four new faces in All Blacks squad to face Tonga, Fiji

Jun 21st 2021, 10:02 AM 5,818 Views 2 Comments

New Zealand are facing into a 15-game schedule.

# all-blacks - Monday 24 May, 2021

'What a luxury... Any other team in the world is taking either Mo'unga or Barrett at 10'
# On Fire
From The42
# On Fire

'What a luxury... Any other team in the world is taking either Mo'unga or Barrett at 10'

May 24th 2021, 8:45 PM 33,213 Views 2 Comments

The Crusaders out-half is in superb form and starred again last weekend against the Reds.

# all-blacks - Sunday 16 May, 2021

All Blacks legend Kieran Read retires from professional rugby
# Read All About It
From The42
# Read All About It

All Blacks legend Kieran Read retires from professional rugby

May 16th 2021, 9:55 AM 12,976 Views 12 Comments

The towering number eight made 127 Test appearances for New Zealand, 52 of them as captain.

# all-blacks - Thursday 1 April, 2021

All Blacks captain to miss rest of Super Rugby season with chest injury
# On The Sidelines
From The42
# On The Sidelines

All Blacks captain to miss rest of Super Rugby season with chest injury

Apr 1st 2021, 8:07 AM 7,074 Views 2 Comments

Sam Cane will undergo surgery after suffering a pectoral muscle tear.

# all-blacks - Friday 26 March, 2021

Barrett scores all 30 as Hurricanes snap losing streak
# Super Rugby
From The42
# Super Rugby

Barrett scores all 30 as Hurricanes snap losing streak

Mar 26th 2021, 9:53 AM 8,258 Views 3 Comments

Aaron Smith faced a special haka as he became the most capped Highlander ever.

# all-blacks - Saturday 20 February, 2021

All Blacks legend Dan Carter announces his retirement from rugby
# Perfect 10
From The42
# Perfect 10

All Blacks legend Dan Carter announces his retirement from rugby

Feb 20th 2021, 3:52 PM 28,755 Views 23 Comments

The 38-year-old won two World Cups during a hugely successful 12-year spell with New Zealand.

# all-blacks - Saturday 5 December, 2020

Hodge misses late penalty as draw between Argentina and Australia sees All Blacks win Tri Nations
# Result
From The42
# Result

Hodge misses late penalty as draw between Argentina and Australia sees All Blacks win Tri Nations

Dec 5th 2020, 11:10 AM 9,398 Views 7 Comments

The Wallabies needed to earn a bonus point and win by 101 points to overhaul New Zealand in the final game.

# all-blacks - Saturday 28 November, 2020

All Blacks restore pride with crushing Argentina win
# Payback
From The42
# Payback

All Blacks restore pride with crushing Argentina win

Nov 28th 2020, 11:15 AM 16,070 Views 4 Comments

New Zealand paid tribute to Diego Maradona before the haka.

# all-blacks - Thursday 26 November, 2020

All Blacks shuffle pack while Argentina make 10 changes to side
# Changes
From The42
# Changes

All Blacks shuffle pack while Argentina make 10 changes to side

Nov 26th 2020, 8:52 AM 8,629 Views 2 Comments

If the All Blacks fail to win on Saturday against the Pumas, they will become the first New Zealand team to lose three in a row since 1998.

# all-blacks - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

All Blacks coaches using deliberate provocation of players in a bid to improve discipline
# Argy Bargy
From The42
# Argy Bargy

All Blacks coaches using deliberate provocation of players in a bid to improve discipline

Nov 24th 2020, 12:09 PM 13,003 Views 2 Comments

New Zealand will take on Argentina this weekend.