Jerome Kaino Leaves All Blacks Squad for Personal Reasons

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From the Last Word on Rugby department. Breaking News: The All Blacks management have publicly announced this afternoon that squad member Jerome Kaino has left the All Blacks team on Game Day, for ‘Personal Reasons’. This development follows unconfirmed newspaper reports published in Australia and New Zealand. These were of personal details of an ‘extra-marital affair […] READ MORE




Rugby Championship Results–All Blacks in Charge Yet Again

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Last Word On Rugby, by Scott Hornell. Two terrific test matches were played on opposite sides of the world. Final round of The Rugby Championship, but in reality, one side had dominated the tournament in 2016–the All Blacks claiming the trophy with ease. They visited South Africa to play their longtime foe, the Springboks. Across […] READ MORE


All Blacks Side Named for South Africa Test

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Plenty of intrigue surrounds this traditional South Africa v New Zealand (RSAvNZL) Rugby Championship battle in Durban. Teams at either end of the rugby-spectrum: the All Blacks claiming the Championship (TRC) and the Springboks with only two wins. READ MORE


Damian McKenzie Achieves All Black Dream

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Last Word On Rugby, by Mike Pullman. Widely-touted as a star of the future, Damian McKenzie has survived his first appearance for the All Blacks and can now continue to grow into his role. Given 30-minutes on the field, McKenzie was able to experience the white-hot heat of test match rugby as an All Black. The […] READ MORE