Dane Coles rugby player
Dane Coles rugby player

Dane Coles

10th Dec 1986 1.84m/108kg Hooker

Hoskins Sotutu gets his first test start while Ngani Laumape returns for the All Blacks

13 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks team has been named to play Australia in the third Bledisloe Cup and first Tri Nations Test at ANZ Stadium, Sydney, on Saturday 31 October .   The matchday 23 features the selection...

Julian Savea secures a Super Rugby contract for 2021

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former All Black and Hurricanes wing, Julian Savea, has signed with the Hurricanes for the 2021 season. The 30-year-old returned from France earlier in the year and was called in as a replacement player...

All Blacks Name Travelling Squad for Australia

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks squad which will travel to Australia for the Tri-Nations tournament, has been named, with two new players called into the squad as cover.       Otago prop George Bower...

All Blacks Player Ratings - Bledisloe II

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks claimed a 1-0 advantage in the Bledisloe Cup as they battled to a 27-7 victory over the Wallabies at Eden Park.   The victory was Ian Foster's first as the new All Black coach...

Caleb Clarke stars as the All Blacks keep Eden Park unbeaten run intact

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks stretched their unbeaten run at Eden Park to 43 with an impressive 27-7 victory over the Wallabies on Sunday as they went 1-0 up in the Bledisloe Cup.   The victory means...

Aaron Smith scores the first try of Bledisloe II

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks scored the first try of Bledisloe Cup II with Aaron Smith darting over from close range.    The try came after Peter Umaga-Jensen made an excellent break and linked up with...

Caleb Clarke and Tupou Vaa'i start, Scott Barrett returns for Bledisloe II

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks team has been named to play Australia in the second Bledisloe Cup at Eden Park, Auckland, on Sunday 18 November.   The matchday 23 features the selection of another new All Black,...

Barrett or Mo'unga? Predicting how the All Blacks could line up in Ian Foster's first game

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ian Foster kicks off his term as the new All Blacks head coach on Sunday 11 October at Sky Stadium in Wellington.   The former assistant coach has a tough task ahead of him following the successful...

All Blacks available for opening round of the Mitre 10 Cup

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The bulk of the All Blacks squad named yesterday will assemble with their Mitre 10 Cup provinces this week and be available to play in the opening round of the competition, which kicks off on Friday night.   Two...

Nine Potential New All Black Caps

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby lovers around the world were treated to a fantastic spectacle yesterday which manifested itself as the traditional North vs South derby in New Zealand. The teams were picked based on where players...