Dane Coles rugby player
Dane Coles rugby player

Dane Coles

10th Dec 1986 1.84m/108kg Hooker

Richie Mo'unga scores an excellent brace as the All Blacks dominate the first half

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks lead the Wallabies 26-0 at half time with first five Richie Mo'unga scoring a first-half brace.   The All Blacks got off the mark thanks to a try from front-rower Karl Tu'inukuafe in...

WATCH: Koroibete's excellent tackle denies Caleb Clarke a first test try

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Although All Blacks managed a healthy advantage by half time, the Wallabies were able to deny Caleb Clarke a first test try in the first 40.   Wallabies' winger Marika Koroibete came to the...

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

1 month 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

1 month 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 month 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 month 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 month 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 month 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 month 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

1 month 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...