Springboks v New Zealand All Blacks

All Blacks eyeing improvement for 'hell of a contest' against Boks

All Blacks forwards coach Jason Ryan admits that despite their impressive win in Argentina, they will need to improve if they are to beat the Springboks.

Kwagga Smith

Smith relishing the "ultimate test" of playing the All Blacks

Springbok loose forward Kwagga Smith on Tuesday spoke highly of the rivalry between the Springboks and All Blacks as they prepare to cross swords.

Eben Etzebeth

Eben Etzebeth to captain Boks against All Blacks, Willemse at flyhalf

Eben Etzebeth will make his return from a shoulder injury when he captains the Springboks against New Zealand in Auckland on Saturday.

Duane Vermeulen

Springboks look ahead to titanic All Blacks battle

Springbok assistant coach Deon Davids said he expected a physical grind against New Zealand at Mount Smart Stadium in Auckland in the second Rugby Championship clash on Saturday.


Sam Cane apologises for kicking pitch invader in Mendoza

All Blacks captain Sam Cane has apologised on social media for kicking a pitch invader after his side's 41-12 win over Los Pumas in Mendoza.


Emoni Narawa handed debut as All Blacks name team to face Argentina

The All Blacks have named Damian McKenzie at flyhalf and handed Chiefs winger Emoni Narawa his Test debut for their Rugby Championship clash with Argentina.