Republicans and President Barack Obama are squaring off again over federal spending, only this time the president wants to cut it and the Republicans want to increase it.
New Zealand recalled winger Rene Ranger to its Tri-Nations rugby squad for the Aug. 21 match against South Africa in Johannesburg.
New Zealand dropped winger Rene Ranger and flanker Liam Messam from its Tri-Nations rugby squad for the July 31 match against Australia in Melbourne.
New Zealand rugby selectors rested nine senior players including captain Richie McCaw and playmaker Dan Carter for next week’s Tri-Nations match in South Africa.
New Zealand picked Joe Rokocoko for a national record 64th appearance on the wing for the July 31 Tri-Nations rugby Test against Australia, which also made two changes for the match in Melbourne.
Australia rugby coach Robbie Deans said his squad must move on from last week’s drought-breaking win in South Africa after making one change for this weekend’s final Tri-Nations match against New Zealand.
"This is a multi-phase project and the deployment has proceeded as expected."
- Tom Donnelly on Jan 08, 2013