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All Blacks first five Richie Mo'unga after test match against South Africa in Wellington. Video / Mark Mitchell
Springboks postmatch press conference after rugby test against All Blacks in Wellington. Video / Mark Mitchell
Steve Hansen and Kieran Read postmatch conference after rugby test against South Africa in Wellington. Video / Mark Mitchell
NZ Herald rugby journalists Gregor Paul & Patrick McKendry comment on the 3rd test match between the All Blacks and France, held at Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin. Video by Brett Phibbs.
Nigel Yalden picks the All Blacks side to face Italy
Source: Favona Primary/YouTube You are welcome to donate kindly to Jonah’s Charities: Kidney Kids: www.kidneykids.org.nz UNICEF NZ: www.unicef.org.nz Members of Jonah Lomu's family will visit the All Black legend's old primary school in South Auckland this week to say thank you for the school's touching musical tribute. Lomu family spokesman and former All Black coach John Hart will join members of Lomu's immediate family at Favona Primary School in Mangere on Thursday morning at 9.30.
The five New Zealand Super Rugby franchises have revealed their new strips for the 2016 season today. The Blues have introduced light blue to their traditional navy jersey, along with light blue shorts. The Hurricanes' new strip is predominantly black with yellow above the chest. The Crusaders' jersey has black above the chest, with the rest of the strip red.
Pride and sadness permeated the ten thousand-strong crowd of people young and old that turned out to farewell the All Black legend, who passed away suddenly 12 days ago.
Former All Black Ofisa Tonu'u speaks about Jonah Lomu's memorial at Eden Park. Supplied: David Skipwith
Jonah Lomu Eden Park memorial service. Source: Prime
The Kiwis and Roosters winger talks to Michael Burgess about meeting the Queen – and her Corgis, doing the haka inside Buckingham Palace and his team initiation back in 2008, including his own unique version of Scribe’s hit “Not Many”.
A day after the deeds of the afternoon, and the night, before, Steve Hansen's voice was a little croaky but his mind clear. Asked if he wanted to extend his contract as All Blacks head coach from 2017 to go through to the next World Cup in Japan in 2019, he said: "I'd probably say it was more likely I won't be there after 2017".
The All Blacks have won the 2015 Rugby World Cup, peak inside the celebrations and party with a very proud captain Richie McCaw.
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen thinks the battle of the back rows will be won by the tight five's, and 'getting good front foot ball'. He is also hopeful that weather permitting 'we will see running rugby' but maybe the pressure will mean not too many tries.