Damian McKenzie rugby player
Damian McKenzie rugby player

Damian McKenzie

20th Apr 1995 1.75m/80kg Fullback

All Blacks selector reveals the All Blacks are willing to take in Japan

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former All Black and now All Blacks selector Grant Fox has revealed that New Zealand will consider not picking a third first-five eighth in their Rugby World Cup squad.   Fox, a test great who was...

Aaron Cruden's return to the Chiefs appears unlikely

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A return to New Zealand for former All Black flyhalf Aaron Cruden has been deemed to be highly unlikely by Chiefs chief executive Michael Collins.     A season-ending ACL injury to Damian...

Brad Weber to lead the Chiefs with Brodie Retallick sidelined

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Cheifs have been dealt futher injury blows ahead of their clash with the Lions, who are bottom of the South African conference.   Injured fullback Damian McKenzie will miss the remainder of...

Monday Evening Round Up

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Billy Vunipola explains his Instagram post and is formally warned by Saracens   Saracens have issued England International Billy Vunipola a formal warning following his social media posts...

Monday Morning Round Up

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Australia end Folau's contract over anti-gay message     Wallabies and NSW Waratahs fullback Israel Folau’s contract has been terminated by Rugby Australia following his homophobic...

Damian McKenzie ruled out of Rugby World Cup

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has revealed that Damian McKenzie will be out action for 8-9 months with a ruptured ACL injury.     INJURY UPDATE | #AllBlacks coach Steve Hansen reveals that...

Key Battles: Chiefs vs Blues

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In a relentless game of the Battle of the Bombays there were key battles that separated these two sides. In the end it was the Chiefs who managed to sneak in a 33 - 29 victory. But, the Blues will feel...

41 players named for All Blacks foundation day

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks have announced forty-one players who will attend the day which is aimed at allowing the All Blacks management team and top players to lay the foundation for the international season ahead. A...

The most capped ever All Black halfback pens new deal

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In a major coup for New Zealand Rugby, the All Blacks most capped number nine and second most capped Highlanders player, halfback Aaron Smith, has put pen to paper - and signed a new two-year deal...

Watch: McKenzie's excellent use of the post sets up brilliant Chiefs' try

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Call it luck or skill but Marty McKenzie came up with this clever little kick over the top of the Jaguares defence which led to a try for centre Tumua Manu.   The Chiefs pack set the maul and drove...