The Wallabies saved their worst for last in a Bledisloe series when they had already shipped their highest ever points total to the All Blacks, yet Sunday afternoon's 38-21 defeat in Perth was far more deflating given the nature of how it unfolded at Optus Stadium. New Zealand were never seriously
The All Blacks team has been named to play Australia in the Fortinet Rugby Championship Test at Optus Stadium, Perth, on Sunday 5 September, (Kick-off: 2.00PM AWST, 6.00PM NZT). The matchday 23 is (Test caps in brackets): 1. George Bower (5) 2. Codie Taylor (60) 3. Nepo Laulala (33) 4. Brodie Retallick (85) 5. Scott Barrett
New Zealand extended Australia's Bledisloe Cup agony to 19 years when wrapping up the series, and getting their Fortinet Rugby Championship off to a bonus point start with a 57–22 win at Eden Park on Saturday. Eight tries to three spelled the scoreboard difference, but also the finesse between the sides,
All Blacks team named for opening Bledisloe Cup Test against Australia Aaron Smith to play 100th Test The All Blacks team has been named to play Australia in the opening Bledisloe Cup Test presented by Steinlager at Eden Park on Saturday 7 August (kick-off 7.05PM). The matchday 23 is (Test caps in brackets) 1.
New Zealand Rugby (NZR) has confirmed the first Bledisloe Cup Series Test between the All Blacks and Australia is still scheduled for Saturday, 7 August at Eden Park in Auckland. NZR is working with the New Zealand Government to finalise confirmation of a travel exemption for the Australian team to travel
New Zealand Rugby (NZR) is working with Rugby Australia (RA) and Sanzaar to evaluate the options around The Bledisloe Cup Series and The Rugby Championship following the New Zealand Government’s decision to pause the trans-Tasman travel bubble today. The New Zealand Government announced today that quarantine-free travel between Australia and New
New Zealand Rugby (NZR) says its looking forward to the resumption of international rugby following confirmation from SANZAAR that the Investec Rugby Championship will be staged in Australia this year. NZR CEO Mark Robinson said: "We're obviously disappointed at the decision to not have New Zealand host the tournament, but we