Event Details


All Blacks v Australia


7:35 PM


Four players called into the All Blacks

Four players have been called into the All Blacks squad this week to cover injury concerns, with the team arriving back in Wellington to prepare for the second Bledisloe Cup Test in the Investec Rugby Championship.
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Hore: Scrum understanding a time factor

Adjusting to new scrum laws was a matter of time and All Blacks hooker Andrew Hore felt the next few weeks would be vital in gaining an understanding in how best they could be applied.
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Tom Taylor to make debut for All Blacks as team named to play Wallabies

The All Blacks team to play Australia in the second Bledisloe Cup Test in the Investec Rugby Championship Test at Westpac Stadium, Wellington, this Saturday, 24 August 2013, has been named, with first five-eighth Tom Taylor to make his All Blacks debut.
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Taylor follows impressive path

All Blacks newcomer Tom Taylor could be set to emulate another Cantabrian Dan Carter in making his mark at first five-eighths.
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Preview: All Blacks v Australia

Having set an impressive standard in their first 2013 Rugby Championship outing against Australia the pressure is on New Zealand to advance their effort at Westpac Stadium in Wellington on Saturday.
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All Blacks medical update - Romano, Cruden and Barrett out

All Blacks lock Luke Romano is to miss the rest of the Investec Rugby Championship after suffering a groin injury in the All Blacks 47 - 29 win in the opening Bledisloe Cup Test in Sydney on Saturday, while first five-eighths Aaron Cruden and Beauden Barrett will also miss this weekend’s return Test in Wellington.
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Cooper: I can't stop the booing

Wallabies playmaker Quade Cooper has put all thoughts about being public enemy No.1 to bed with a diplomatic display at Wellington International Airport on Wednesday.
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All Blacks lineout should be better

Expect an improved All Blacks lineout in Saturday's second Bledisloe Cup/Investec Rugby Championship Test against Australia at Wellington's Westpac Stadium.
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Ben Smith puts try hat-trick behind him

All Blacks wing Ben Smith has not been spending too much time thinking about his hat-trick of tries last week against Australia.
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Franks salutes Woodcock's ton

If anyone can empathise with Tony Woodcock's feat in achieving 100 Test matches it is his tighthead prop team-mate Owen Franks.
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