Duncan Johnstone on Bledisloe Cup

Williams misses training

Duncan Johnstone SONNY BILL WILLIAMS was absent from All Blacks training again yesterday but management remain hopeful he will be in the mix for Saturday night's Bledisloe Cup clash with Australia.

Two weeks for SBW to make All Blacks impact

Sonny Bill Williams

Duncan Johnstone Sonny Bill Williams wasn't the only new face at All Blacks training yesterday - Chiefs halfback Tawera Kerr-Barlow and lock Craig Clarke also joined the action in Auckland along with Hurricanes...

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SBW not worried by Bledisloe attention

Sonny Bill Williams

Duncan Johnstone Auckland: All Blacks star Sonny Bill Williams says he is braced for the attention that's sure to come when he plays in Sydney this weekend for the first time since 2009.

Brisbane loss spurs All Blacks

New Zealand's Piri Weepu leads the Haka before their Rugby Championship union test match against South Africa in Soweto October 6, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings (SOUTH AFRICA - Tags: SPORT RUGBY)

Duncan Johnstone THE All Blacks are itching to stamp their champion status on the Wallabies in Brisbane next weekend.