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The Story of the All Blacks by Kevin Boon

Four books written with young people in view.
They are not mere statistical records of matches played, points scored, etc. although the most important matches, series and developments are fully covered. 54 more words

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11 May 2017 - A Tall Order

The Springboks and All Blacks are drawn in the same pool for the 2019 Rugby World Cup


All Blacks get a BYE for all Pool Play, Quarter and Semi-finals at 2019 RWC

After last night’s draw in Japan, the All Blacks have received a BYE all the way to the 2019 Rugby World Cup final. They will fly into Japan for a total of four days during the tournament, and have booked one extra seat coming home to make room for the trophy. 232 more words


All Blacks . . . . .

Rugby was first introduced in New Zealand in 1870.  The Kiwi team adopted the name “The Originals.”  But in 1905 – during a tour of the British Isles – the team became known as the “All Blacks” because of their uniforms.   149 more words

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The Competition Makes the Game - What Super Rugby is Getting Wrong?

I would remark after my arrival in the UK that you could watch more premiership football (soccer) in South Africa than you could in the UK. 1,328 more words


Top 5 Forgotten All Blacks since 2000

The All Blacks, one of the world’s foremost sporting properties and one of the most successful. A team known for the longevity of its players and fastidiousness in team selection, most rugby fans would be able to name an All Blacks team since 2000 without batting an eyelid, with players such as Richie McCaw, Dan Carter, Brodie Retallick, Jerry Collins and Julian Savea featuring heavily in many fans memories. 452 more words

Live rugby, it’s not all about the players and the ref!

Can the live rugby experience be revolutionised by adding referee-spectator interaction and a better big screen experience?

A common theme develops talking to rugby spectators, you go for the atmosphere. 262 more words