Marc Hinton It was a no-brainer for Steve Hansen to pick Dan Carter to brings up his ton against the Poms at Twickenham, and almost as easy for him to restore Julian Savea to the left wing and give Cory Jane a...
Outside back Cory Jane has been included in the All Blacks' squad for the third Bledisloe Cup clash with Australia, just over a week after coming back from a long spell on the sidelines.
Daniel Gilhooly Cory Jane makes a rapid-fire return to the All Blacks wing while there are two unexpected changes in the forward pack to face Australia in Dunedin.
The All Blacks suffered a double blow on the eve of Saturday's Test against the Wallabies with captain Richie McCaw and wing Cory Jane ruled out after picking up injuries in training.
Westpac Stadium, Wellington, Friday 5.35pm (AEST)
McLean Park, Napier, Saturday 5.35pm (AEDT)
A couple of late Beauden Barrett penalties has helped the Hurricanes repel a valiant Bulls fightback and secure a hard-fought 25-20 Super Rugby win in Napier.
AMI Stadium, Christchurch, Friday 5.35pm (AEDT)
Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin, Friday 5.35pm (AEDT)
David Polkinghorne The Brumbies take on the Hurricanes, in their round four match at Westpac Stadium in Wellington.
Chris Dutton Injured superstar David Pocock sent messages of support to the Brumbies before kick-off against the Hurricanes.
Chris Dutton The ACT Brumbies harnessed the pain of David Pocock’s season-ending injury to help them deliver the best win of the season.
Greg Stutchbury The Hurricanes looked themselves in the mirror earlier this week after a third successive Super Rugby loss, and tried to find ways of turning their season around, coach Mark Hammett said.
Liam Napier The New Zealand Rugby Union have confirmed All Blacks Cory Jane and Israel Dagg were under the influence of sleeping pills during their infamous night out during the 2011 Rugby World Cup.
Tim Bateman will make his first Hurricanes appearance this season in one of four starting changes to the team to face the Crusaders.
A late Deon Fourie push-over try set up Western Stormers for a 19-18 win over Wellington Hurricanes in a tense Super Rugby struggle at Newlands.
Richard Shute Sharks v Hurricanes at Kings Park Stadium, Durban, Sunday 2.05am
Westpac Stadium, Wellington, Friday March 7, 5.35pm (AEDT)
A broken leg has robbed prop Joe Moody of the chance of making his All Blacks debut on the tour of Japan and Europe.
Charles Piutau's debut All Blacks Test season continues to blossom, with the 22-year-old likely to replace an ill Julian Savea on the wing against France in Paris.