Time for All Blacks to call Joe Schmidt
With Steve Hansen confirming his exit next year, the search for the All Blacks’ new head coach will focus on Ireland’s Joe Schmidt but also on what other people he and other contenders will bring.
The rugby player agent breaking new ground
Kelly Evans has become New Zealand’s first female accredited rugby player agent, Steve Deane reports.
In memoriam: NZ rugby, 1884-2018
“In affectionate remembrance of NZ Rugby, which died on the fields of Dublin and Grenoble on 17 November, 2018.”
Year of the Swamp Fox
Try supporting a team that loses year after year, forever pipped at the post.
The Black Fern with an angel on her shoulder
The Black Ferns’ newest star can feel her late mother running with her every time she heads for the try-line.
Kristina Sue: the accidental coach
The Black Ferns produce a lot of incredible women on and off the field, but one player who never ceases to amaze is halfback Kristina Sue.
The synchro swimmer changing rugby for good
Once a synchronised swimming star, Katie Sadleir is now responsible for empowering women in rugby around the world.
History-maker Mahoney adds to Ferns’ legacy with whistle
She may be “just a typical farming girl”, but former Black Fern Rebecca Mahoney has just made rugby history.