In the aftermath of a loss against the Springboks, All Blacks coach Ian Foster has earmarked decision-making under pressure as a key shortcoming that needs to be eliminated on their upcoming northern tour.
Hooker Dane Coles is sure that if anybody in the All Blacks squad opts to play in leggings during a Test match, it will be a backline player.
It doesn’t get tougher or more challenging than playing in South Africa and against the Springboks, said Crusaders captain and All Blacks lock Scott Barrett.
An anonymous poll conducted among current New Zealand Vodacom Super Rugby players has revealed the majority believe Beauden Barrett is the best player in the country.
Following round one of Vodacom Super Rugby Aotearoa, Blues wing Caleb Clarke was crowned as player of the week after an excellent attacking performance, while Hurricanes captain Dane Coles’ effort from 30 metres out was selected as the try of the week.
Check out Dane Coles’ late charge on former Hurricanes teammate Beauden Barrett in the closing stages of Sunday’s Vodacom Super Rugby Aotearoa match at Eden Park.
Check out this hilarious moment when Blues fullback Beauden Barrett got caught up in his former team’s celebrations following Dane Coles’ try for the Hurricanes.
Should Dane Coles have been shown a card for his infringement during the Hurricanes’ win against the Sharks on Saturday?
All Blacks hooker Dane Coles has been named in the Hurricanes match-day 23 for their match against the Sharks in Wellington on Saturday.
All Blacks duo TJ Perenara and Dane Coles will share the captaincy for the Hurricanes during the 2020 Vodacom Super Rugby season.