New Zealand whips Australia to retain Bledisloe Cup

Rugby Aug 17, 2019

New Zealand whips Australia to retain Bledisloe Cup

An All Blacks team chastened by a record-breaking defeat a week ago rallied superbly to beat Australia 36-0 in the return test Saturday and extended its 17-year hold on the Bledisloe Cup and a 33-year winning streak at Eden Park. The Wallabies won the first ...

All Blacks make drastic changes for second Bledisloe Cup match

Rugby Aug 15, 2019

All Blacks make drastic changes for second Bledisloe Cup match

New Zealand's preparations for the Rugby World Cup appear in disarray after coach Steve Hansen was forced to drop two of his most experienced players in response to the record Bledisloe Cup loss to Australia. Hansen has axed prop Owen Franks, a veteran of 108 ...