Andy Burt

Andy Burt is a Wellington-based writer for and co-host of the All Blacks Podcast. He covers all levels of the domestic game in New Zealand and monitors the international game closely.

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The 2018 New Zealand Form XV

From the biggest stages in world rugby to the more humble surroundings of Mitre 10 Cup and Farah Palmer Cup, 2018 has brought many memorable moments and electric performances.
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Is another 'Shield' chapter going to be written?

Not many people were picking Waikato to pluck the Ranfurly Shield out of Taranaki’s hands earlier this year, but funny things can happen in ‘Shield’ rugby.
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Australia’s keys to success at Eden Park

New Zealand fans need only look back 12 months to see that the Bledisloe Cup is still very much alive at Eden Park this weekend.
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The 2017 New Zealand Form XV

In a year that has brought many highlights and wonderful moments, columnist Andy Burt looks back at all the action to select his Form XV for 2017.
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From Super Rugby to the black jersey?

With the naming of the first All Blacks squad of the year on May 20, armchair selectors around the country are penning their very own squads to take on France.
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