On Saturday morning it was reported that the All Blacks had discovered they’d been bugged. But the real story started well before then.
As it stands right now – the matter has been referred on to NSW Police.
It’s clear that this had been done well before the media ran the story, but the media likely knew of the situation well before Saturday when the story broke.
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen said that information wasn’t passed onto police until Steve Tew, NZ Rugby CEO, had arrived in Sydney.
Since then there has been a whole lot of speculation as to who planted the device, and what the motive behind it was. We may never know the answer to this. The most likely scenario was that the device was planted on behalf of a sports betting agency. Continue reading The Bugged Meeting Room