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Dublin: 4 °C Friday 15 November, 2019

#New Zealand

# new-zealand - Yesterday’s News

'Walking out in the green jersey in my home town of Dublin is the best feeling I’ve ever felt'

Troy Parrott and Mick McCarthy reflect on the 17-year-old’s senior Irish debut.

Parrott getting closer to moment of glory for Ireland as Brady reminds McCarthy of his set-piece prowess

Tonight’s friendly against New Zealand was an important opportunity for the two Dubliners.

'You dream of scoring for your country. It's a long time coming, but better late than never' Seani This post contains videos

'You dream of scoring for your country. It's a long time coming, but better late than never'

Man of the Match Sean Maguire scored his first Ireland goal tonight, two years after his debut.

Bright prospects and lesser lights impress as Ireland see off New Zealand in Aviva friendly

Derrick Williams, Sean Maguire and Calllum Robinson all netted their first Irish goals in a comeback win.

Watch: Maguire's stunner the pick of the goals in Ireland's clash with New Zealand All The Goals This post contains videos

Watch: Maguire's stunner the pick of the goals in Ireland's clash with New Zealand

Three Irish players scored their first international goals tonight.

As it happened: Ireland v New Zealand, international friendly

Catch up on all the action as Mick McCarthy’s side defeated the All Whites.

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New Zealand lawmakers vote in favour of legalising euthanasia paving the way for referendum

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has publicly stated her support for euthanasia reform.

Fringe players and prospects given chance to shine against NZ, but few spots against Denmark at stake

Mick McCarthy has already named his team for tonight’s friendly with New Zealand – just don’t expect many of them to be involved on Monday night.

# new-zealand - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Troy Parrott and Jack Byrne to start for Ireland in friendly with New Zealand

The Spurs striker will become Ireland’s third-youngest senior international tomorrow night.

# new-zealand - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Williams confirms switch to rugby league side Toronto Wolfpack

The former All Black will join the club ahead of their debut season in the UK Super League.

# new-zealand - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Beauden Barrett backs Foster for All Blacks job

The New Zealand playmaker has suggested they should promote from within to replace Steve Hansen.

# new-zealand - Friday 1 November, 2019

Ben Smith sparkles as New Zealand seal third-place spot

The veteran was left out of the semi-final line-up, but sparkled in a six-try win for the deposed champions.

# new-zealand - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Gatland: 'We haven't even spoken about the haka, we might do a W for Wales'

The Wales coach also joked his final game in charge should be settled by a drinking game.

Ireland became 'predictable' but Marshall keen to see Schmidt back in Kiwi rugby

The outgoing Ireland coach could add real value to the New Zealand rugby community.

# new-zealand - Saturday 26 October, 2019

'We didn't want to let them come at us' - England deliver after haka stand

Eddie Jones’ team were simply outstanding as they dethroned the All Blacks in Yokohama.

As it happened: England v New Zealand, Rugby World Cup semi-final

The best two teams at the World Cup locked horns this morning and we went minute-by-minute to see who would prevail.

All Blacks clash with England shaping up to be a World Cup classic

Today’s semi-final in Yokohama will see Eddie Jones’ team desperate to bring the Kiwis down.

# new-zealand - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Hansen laughs off Jones' spying comments as 'a distraction and clickbait'

‘Eddie needs to work out what England are going to do about the pressure they’re under.’

# new-zealand - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Six Nations needs to 'think about the game rather than themselves' - Hansen

The All Blacks boss was disappointed World Rugby’s proposed Nations Championship was shot down.

Jones claims England were spied on and calls Kiwi media 'fans with keyboards'

The England boss said all the pressure is on New Zealand ahead of Saturday’s World Cup semi-final.

# new-zealand - Saturday 19 October, 2019

'When you're 17-0 down, you start chasing the game. It's not a good place to be against New Zealand'

James Ryan said the Irish dressing room was bitterly disappointed with their 32-point defeat to New Zealand.

A sorry end to the Schmidt era as All Blacks obliterate Ireland at the World Cup

Despite huge Irish support, Schmidt’s side were dire to record yet another quarter-final defeat.

As it happened: New Zealand v Ireland, Rugby World Cup quarter-final

The All Blacks stood between Ireland and a first-ever appearance in the RWC semi-final…

# new-zealand - Thursday 17 October, 2019

Kiwi World Cup doubt lies just under the skin, if Ireland can dig in

Even with three World Cups to their name, New Zealand’s past in the tournament is a painful one.

The lineout duel: New Zealand's quick-draw throws can be disrupted by Ireland

Ireland can throw New Zealand off kilter by slowing them down at lineout time, says Andy Dunne.

Joe Schmidt has picked an Ireland 23 with the ingredients to beat the All Blacks

The head coach is backing players who have earned his trust over recent seasons.

'My wife thought I was going to have a heart attack with the state I was' - Earls

The Ireland wing is more relaxed than ever about a World Cup quarter-final against New Zealand.

# new-zealand - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Nigel Owens appointed to referee Ireland's clash with the All Blacks

Angus Gardner and Pascal Guazere will be on the sidelines for the clash in Tokyo.

# new-zealand - Monday 14 October, 2019

'The difference now is we're not favourites going into this quarter-final'

Ireland have never won a World Cup knock-out game but Joe Schmidt’s men are quietly confident.

# new-zealand - Friday 11 October, 2019

Cancelled games give England and All Blacks 'an advantage' - Schmidt

The leading World Cup contenders will all have lengthy build-ups to their quarter-finals.

# new-zealand - Monday 30 September, 2019

Barrett brothers on cusp of All Blacks history as Hansen makes 11 changes

The New Zealand head coach has adjusted his side significantly for Wednesday’s game against Canada.

# new-zealand - Thursday 26 September, 2019

From Body of student who lay dead in dorm room for weeks discovered in New Zealand Canterbury

Body of student who lay dead in dorm room for weeks discovered in New Zealand

University vice-chancellor Cheryl de la Rey said it was an “extremely distressing time” for students and staff.

# new-zealand - Saturday 21 September, 2019

All Blacks beat Boks in thriller to underline task awaiting Ireland in quarters

Steve Hansen’s men won the game with a stunning flurry of points in the first half.

As it happened: New Zealand v South Africa, Rugby World Cup

Settle in as the defending champions open their campaign against the Springboks in Yokohama.

# new-zealand - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

Erasmus names unchanged Springbok side to take on New Zealand in World Cup opener

Pool B begins with an absolute blockbuster.

# new-zealand - Saturday 7 September, 2019

All Blacks crush Tonga by 85 points in final Rugby World Cup dress rehearsal

Steve Hansen’s side fell just short of scoring 100 points in Hamilton.

# new-zealand - Thursday 5 September, 2019

From New Zealand measles outbreak rises above 1,000 confirm cases Outbreak

New Zealand measles outbreak rises above 1,000 confirm cases

Measles is a highly infectious illness and spreads very easily.

# new-zealand - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Hansen admits he has 'rolled the dice' on Retallick fitness with one eye on quarters

The All Blacks will make do without their powerful lock during the pool phase.

# new-zealand - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

From Could Ireland build an Olympic medals powerhouse? Ireland 2029

Could Ireland build an Olympic medals powerhouse?

In the latest episode of Ireland 2029, we look at what the country needs to do to bring more medals home.

# new-zealand - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Hansen irked by 'dumb' indiscipline during All Blacks' thrashing of Wallabies

New Zealand retained the Bledisloe Cup thanks to today’s 36-0 victory against Australia at Eden Park.

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