The Black Ferns after winning the team of the year award at last night's NZ Rugby Awards. Photo: Getty ImagesWhat a year it has been for the Black Ferns. World Rugby breakthrough player of the year Ioane accepted the Tom French Memorial Maori player award after scoring 10 tries for the Blues. Canterbury's Ruby Tui was named Black Ferns sevens player of the year. During the evening, Black Ferns skipper Fiao'o Fa'amausili was presented with a greenstone mere, in recognition of her 50th test milestone, achieved during the World Cup campaign, making her the most capped Black Fern of all time.
Source: Otago Daily Times December 14, 2017 18:45 UTC