The New Zealand national rugby union team commonly known as the All Blacks are the current World Cup champions. The All Blacks are considered to be the most successful rugby union side in the world. The All Blacks compete with Australia, South Africa and Argentina in The Rugby Championship previously called the Tri Nations. The All Blacks have won the trophy a record 11 times. They are the current holders of the Bledisloe Cup played between New Zealand and Australia. They are the current World Cup champions and this made it their second World Cup triumph.
The All Blacks hold the record of winning over 75% of matches they have played since 1903. The current captain Richie McCaw has won the International Rugby Board Player of the Year three times. He joins fifteen other New Zealand players into the hall of fame. The All Blacks played their first match in 1903 beating Australia. Daniel Carter is currently the top scorer for the All Blacks having over 1300 points. Most tries goes to Doug Howlett with 49 tries.
New Zealand are the current Rugby World Cup Champions [...]
The adidas made jersey for the All Blacks has been knitted in a tubular design to reduce the number of seams, those seams that remain have been bonded together to increase the durability and strength of the kit [...]
The early All Blacks uniforms included of a black jersey with a silver fern and white knickerbockers. The All Blacks are characterised by their black jerseys and their traditional haka before every match. The current All Blacks jersey has barely changed since 1903 as it still features a black jersey with a white silver fern. A reintroduced white collar was introduced for the 2011 Rugby World Cup held in New Zealand.