The All Blacks Rugby are New Zealand’s premier national rugby side and have rated amongst the best in the world for well over 130 years. Their name and distinctive all-black playing strip are well known to rugby and non-rugby fans worldwide.
Within New Zealand, the All Blacks are one of the country’s strongest and best-loved sports teams. The team’s continued success is a great source of national pride and selections and matches are enthusiastically debated and recalled in clubs, workplaces and homes.
World Rugby currently consider the New Zealand All Blacks to be the best team in the world.
There's little argument against this judgement, with the lowest ranking they have every achieved being 3rd in 2003, they have always been one of the best. Since the start of the World Rugby Rankings, the All Blacks have held the number one spot for longer than any other team and all the other teams combined. This intimidatingly successful organisation has won three Rugby World Cup tournaments (including consecutively winning the last two (In 2011 and 2015). Combining all these impressive statistics have led to the All Blacks being statistically the best side to have ever played the sport of rugby.
The All Blacks' team sheet over the years reads like a list of the all-time rugby greats: Jonah Lomu, Dan Carter, Richie McCaw and Tana Umaga to name a few. Every member of the squad, past and present, is a giant of the sport who has made his mark on the illustrious history of the All Blacks.
You can now feel like one of the professionals and show your support for the champion All Blacks with official merchandise from hdu.co.nz. We have a wide range of official New Zealand All Blacks supporter merchandise including gameday shirts, polos and t-shirts by adidas. The all black rugby outfits with silver fern is an iconic must-have for ever All Blacks fans.