"I was a little bit unsure, but would be happy to see the new one. The silver fern is a pretty special thing for an All Black - you wear it on your chest, and that's what being a Kiwi is all about.
The one moment that got me was when we were running out for the last Bledisloe and they had the flags, and the Aussie and New Zealand ones looked identical.
I just thought it would be good to have something that distinguishes us."
- Richie McCaw