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John Campbell sits down and talks candidly with the All Blacks head coach about his decision to step down after next year’s World Cup.

Family, the media and helping young men thrive: John Campbell speaks with Steve Hansen

The All Blacks coach announced today he would leave his post after next year's World Cup.

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Hansen will leave his post after next year's World Cup, but doesn't know who'll replace him.

Steve Hansen refuses to name preferred All Blacks successor

Hansen will leave his post after next year's World Cup, but doesn't know who'll replace him.

Scotty Stevenson

Rugby broadcaster Scotty Stevenson signs on in new role with TVNZ and Spark ahead of 2019 World Cup

Stevenson will lead joint coverage of next year's World Cup from Japan.

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Steve Tew says Hansen is one of the best coaches rugby will ever see.

'No one in sport does that' – Steve Hansen's incredible legacy remembered by NZR boss

Steve Tew says Hansen is one of the best coaches rugby will ever see.

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Milner-Skudder will join French side Toulon on a three-year deal.

Nehe Milner-Skudder's French move gets Steve Hansen's tick of approval

Milner-Skudder will join French side Toulon on a three-year deal.

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Hansen says he’d want to stay on, but will leave for the good of the team.

'It's the right call' – Steve Hansen happy with decision to leave All Blacks

Hansen says he’d want to stay on, but will leave for the good of the team.

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The All Blacks coach will leave his post after next year's World Cup in Japan.

'It's about the team first' - Steve Hansen to step down as All Blacks coach after 2019 Rugby World Cup

The 59-year-old started as an All Blacks assistant in 2004 and has been head coach for the past seven years.

Nehe Milner-Skudder scores a try.
Rugby Championship test match rugby union. New Zealand All Blacks v Argentina Los Pumas, Yarrow Stadium, New Plymouth. New Zealand. Saturday 9 September 2017. © Copyright photo: Andrew Cornaga / www.Photosport.nz

Nehe Milner-Skudder leaving All Blacks for French giants Toulon

The 13-Test winger has penned a three-year deal with Toulon, and will join ahead of the 2019 season.

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika during the Wallabies Captain's Run at Eden Park ahead of this weekend's Bledisloe Cup and Rugby Championship match in Auckland. Friday 14 August 2015. Copyright Photo: Andrew Cornaga / www.Photosport.nz

Michael Cheika's Wallabies' coaching job is safe for now - report

The Australian coach has been under fire having only won four of 13 Tests in 2018.

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Sarah Goss was thankful after her side took out team of the year.

NZ Rugby Awards dominance shows women's game on the rise, says Sevens captain

Sarah Goss was thankful after her side took out team of the year.

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All Black Richie Mo'unga during the training session at Trafalgar Park ahead of the Rugby Championship test match against Argentina. Trafalgar Park, Nelson, New Zealand. Tuesday 4 September 2018. ©Copyright Photo: Chris Symes / www.photosport.nz

'It's not the people’s choice' – Richie Mo'unga happy to wait in Beauden Barrett's shadow

Calls for Mo'unga’s All Blacks inclusion have grown louder in 2018.

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The coach could walk away after next year's World Cup.

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen to reveal coaching future today

The New Zealand coach could walk away after next year's Rugby World Cup in Japan.

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The Black Ferns halfback picked up the Kelvin Tremain Memorial award last night.

Black Fern Kendra Cocksedge beats Retallick, Mo'unga and Codie Taylor to be named NZ's top rugby player in 2018

New Zealand's best performing players and teams have been recognised in a star-studded event at Sky City.

Dejected St Kents player Robert Rush and team mates.
St Kentigern College v St Peters. First XV schools semi-final rugby union. Auckland, New Zealand. Saturday 11 August 2018. © Andrew Cornaga / www.Photosport.co.nz

College Sport to investigate St Kentigern's 1st XV boycott

College Sport has appointed an independent panel made up of former All Black Ian Jones, Wellington barrister Tim Castle and former Diocesan School principal Gail Thomson.

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The coach could walk away after next year's World Cup.

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen expected to reveal future plans tomorrow

NZ Rugby are holding a press conference tomorrow morning in Auckland where it is expected Hansen will make an announcement about his future with the All Blacks.

All Black Ben Smith during the Investec Rugby Championship match. All Blacks v South Africa. Westpac Stadium, Wellington, New Zealand. Saturday 15th September 2018. © Copyright Photo: Grant Down / www.photosport.nz

Ben Smith to leave All Blacks following 2019 season after signing with French club Pau

The fullback's still in the running for a Rugby World Cup spot.

Australia v Ireland in the second Mitsubishi Estate Ireland Series Test Match at AAMI Park, Melbourne, 16 June, 2018.  Rob Herring of Ireland tackles Australia’s David Pocock. Copyright Image: Stuart Walmsley / www.photosport.nz

David Pocock backs under fire Wallabies coach Michael Cheika

Pocock has backed under fire Wallabies coach Michael Cheika, after adding two more accolades to his stellar playing career.

07 February 2004, Westpac Stadium, Wellington, IRB New Zealand Sevens.
New Zealand vs Kenya
Nathaniel Walker during NZ's 45-0 win over Kenya on Saturday.
Please Credit: Marty Melville/Photosport

Former NZ Sevens player banned for two years over doping offence

Nathaniel Walker admitted to purchasing clenbuterol, a steroid-like drug, in 2014.

New Zealander and Ireland coach Schmidt will retire from coaching after next year's World Cup.

Joe Schmidt nominated for Coach of the Year Halberg award, Steve Hansen misses the cut altogether

The rugby coach has been recognised for his efforts with Ireland in 2018.

Kieran Read holds aloft the Bledisloe Cup

French clubs consider salary cap law change that would see more money offered to All Blacks

The new law would see a "marquee" player's deal exempt from the cap.

Nasi Manu moved to tears by teammates' head shaving gesture as he battles testicular cancer

The former Highlander said he was undergoing chemotherapy in October.

Psychologist Sara Chatwin has some tips for Michael Cheika, who was left fuming at the weekend.

Michael Cheika's fate to be 'wrapped up ahead of Christmas', say Rugby Australia

Chairman Cameron Clyne fronted media for just 50 seconds to address Cheika's future.

Watch: US powerhouse flattens two Kiwi defenders for super solo try as All Blacks Sevens knocked out in Cape Town

Danny Barrett's inspired run was part of a big 31-12 semi-final win for the Americans.

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika during the Wallabies Captain's Run at Eden Park ahead of this weekend's Bledisloe Cup and Rugby Championship match in Auckland. Friday 14 August 2015. Copyright Photo: Andrew Cornaga / www.Photosport.nz

Rugby Australia board to decide Michael Cheika's fate tomorrow

Any announcement will be made midweek after the Wallabies' worst season in 60 years.

Kieran Read holds aloft the Bledisloe Cup

Kieran Read close to agreeing terms with French giants Racing 92 - report

French media say the All Blacks captain will ink a seven-month deal after next year's World Cup.

Lima Sopoaga scores a try.
Rugby Championship test match rugby union. New Zealand All Blacks v South Africa Springboks, QBE Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand. Saturday 16 September 2017. © Copyright photo: Andrew Cornaga / www.Photosport.nz

'It's not all glitz and glamour' - Lima Sopoaga opens up about struggle of adapting to English rugby

The former All Blacks and Highlanders star has failed to replicate his best form for his new side, Premiership outfit Wasps.

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