The New Zealand All Blacks is the most popular rugby team in the world and also one of the most successful. The All Blacks won the inaugural Rugby World Cup in 1987 and won a second in 2011, both hosted in New Zealand. They have won an impressive 75% of all matches they have played since 1903.
Dan Carter believes New Zealand must "expect the unexpected" when they face France in Sunday's World Cup final.
France play New Zealand in the World Cup Final at Eden Park on Sunday, a ground where the All Blacks last tasted defeat on July 3, 1994, after Les Bleus snatched a win in the final minute with a memorable try.
The World Cup Final on Sunday is more than just a game for New Zealanders, it represents a chance to end 24 years of sporting pain and lift the spirits of a nation reeling from a string of disasters, experts say.
Graham Henry has an incredible weight of statistics backing him as the greatest All Blacks coach, yet he knows his career could boil down to just one match - this year's World Cup Final.
Vincent Clerc insists France will head into Sunday's World Cup final against New Zealand confident of victory despite their indifferent form.
Pascal Pape has warned that France are fully motivated to upset the odds after being written off ahead of Sunday's World Cup final.
All Black star Dan Carter said Thursday that the surgery he underwent on his World Cup-ending groin injury had been successful.
Steve Hansen has played down speculation he is the favourite to succeed Graham Henry as New Zealand coach after the World Cup final.
Kieran Read knows New Zealand face a "big battle" in Sunday's World Cup final against France.
New Zealand back-rower Adam Thomson is confident he will be fit to face France in Sunday's World Cup final at Eden Park.
All Black centre Sonny Bill Williams and lock Ali Williams arrived at a news conference Wednesday with a carefully rehearsed routine designed to lighten the mood four days out from New Zealand's World Cup Final against France.
Four players set to star in Sunday's Rugby World Cup final have been named on the shortlist for the IRB Player of the Year award.
Previous results will have no bearing on Sunday's World Cup Final, New Zealand back Sonny Bill Williams warned as he reflected on France's rocky road to the climax of the game's showpiece tournament.
Australia coach Robbie Deans fears the World Cup may never return to New Zealand, as the International Rugby Board places commercial returns over the experience.
Aaron Cruden will "pick the brains" of New Zealand's absent star Dan Carter as the All Blacks prepare to tackle France in the World Cup final.
Gilbert has released a new line of rugby cleats. The Gilbert Virtuo 8S is part of the exciting new product. Check it out.
The entire All Blacks apparel line has been updated for 2013/14. Check out the New Zealand All Blacks polo.
The Nike Tiempo is a solid rugby cleat and one of few styles still made from full-grain natural leather.
The Gilbert Blitz 8S rugby cleat is a great cleat at a great price of $69.99. Get a new pair of cleats today.
A cool looking all black rugby cleat with the high performance adidas is known for. Get in the Gear!
Wear the crest of the British and Irish Lions on your t-shirt. A great look for the summer.
The All Blacks Performance t-shirt is black with hints of blue from the training jersey. Very Cool.
The New Zealand All Blacks training jersey for 2013/14. Get in the Gear!
The USA Rugby Pro Alternate rugby jersey is perfect for any fan of the Eagles. Get yours to wear during the summer Test matches.
The NEW All Blacks 2013/14 jersey has arrived at World Rugby Shop. Dare to wear the colors of the All Blacks.