Result: New Zealand 52 v 11 France (09-06-18)

Follow @RedefinedRugby The All Blacks scored seven second-half tries on their way to a slightly flattering 52-11 victory over France at Eden Park on Saturday. After Beauden Barrett’s sole first-half score, Codie Taylor, Ben Smith, Rieko Ioane (2), Damian McKenzie, Ngani Laumape and Ardie Savea got themselves on the scoresheet as the

Result: Japan 34 v 17 Italy (09-06-18)

Follow @RedefinedRugby Japan produced a polished all-round performance to see of Italy 34-17 at Oita Bank Dome in Oita in their first Test of the year on Saturday. Tries from Amanaki Mafi, Kenki Fukuoka, Loamno Lemeki and Kotaro Matsushima proved too much for Italy, who scored through Tizano Pasquali and Braam Steyn. Italy

PNC wrap: Wins for Georgia and Fiji

Follow @RedefinedRugby Georgia and Fiji got their Pacific Nations Cup campaigns off to a winning start on Saturday as they saw off Tonga and Samoa respectively. The Lelos were narrow 16-15 winners over Tonga on their tournament bow as Soso Matiashvili scored all of their points, including a try. David Halaifonua and Viliami