Event Details


New Zealand v France


7:35 PM


Mauger promises higher standard

All Blacks midfield whiz Aaron Mauger has promised fans they can expect an improved standard of rugby ahead of Saturday's second Test against France in Wellington.
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All Blacks announce team to play France

All Blacks coach Graham Henry and his assistant coaches Wayne Smith and Steve Hansen and fellow selector, Sir Brian Lochore, have announced the team to play France in Wellington on Saturday June 9 at Westpac Stadium:
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France make four changes for second Test

France coach Bernard Laporte has made four changes to his team to face the All Blacks in Saturday's second Test at Westpac Stadium in Wellington on Saturday night.
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Henry hits out at slowdown tactics

Irritating tactical ploys by opposing sides attempting to slow the game down, and scrum laws which favour negative teams are upsetting the All Blacks coaching panel.
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Milestone Test for McCaw and Kelleher

All Blacks captain Richie McCaw may notch 50 Tests when running onto Westpac Stadium against France on Saturday, but that will be the least consideration on his mind.
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All Blacks inflict record defeat on France

Rampant All Blacks forward power and superior attacking skills in the backs ran France ragged in a nine try feast to win by a record 61-10 in the second Iveco Test at Westpac Stadium in Wellington.
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Henry's worst fears surface in Wellington

All Blacks management's worst fears came close to being realised when locks Keith Robinson and Ali Williams were the subject of severe injuries during the second Iveco Test with France in Wellington on Saturday.
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France aim to turn Test into personal duels

Winning more one-on-one "duels" is one way the beleaguered French rugby team can close a cavernous gap on the All Blacks believes coach Bernard Laporte.
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Carter, McCaw not yet up to speed

Dan Carter and Richie McCaw played only a minimal role in All Blacks training today, casting doubt on their ability to play the second Iveco Series Test against France in Wellington on Saturday.
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Carter and McCaw confident

Ace All Blacks first five-eighths Dan Carter expects to make a decision on Thursday whether he will play in the second Iveco Test against France in Wellington on Saturday.
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