England rugby coach Stuart Lancaster recalled prop Dan Cole for the match against top-ranked New Zealand at Twickenham in two days.
New Zealand named the following team to play England in their Nov. 16 rugby union Test at Twickenham, London:
New Zealand named the following team to play France in their Nov. 9 rugby union Test at the Stade de France in Paris:
New Zealand named the following team to play Japan in their Nov. 2 rugby union Test at Prince Chichibu Memorial Stadium in Tokyo:
New Zealand named the following team to play France in the rugby Test on Saturday, June 8 at Eden Park in Auckland:
New Zealand included Cory Jane in its 29-man squad for next week’s final Bledisloe Cup rugby Test against Australia after the winger recovered from a knee injury.
New Zealand captain Richie McCaw recovered from a knee injury in time to lead the All Blacks in this weekend’s Rugby Championship decider against South Africa.
New Zealand named the following team to play South Africa in the final round of the Rugby Championship at Ellis Park in Johannesburg on Oct. 5:
New Zealand made two starting changes for its Rugby Championship match against Argentina in two days in La Plata, bringing in Aaron Cruden for injured fly- half Dan Carter and recalling Andrew Hore at hooker.
Top-ranked New Zealand recalled scrum-half Piri Weepu for its final two Rugby Championship matches and will take captain Richie McCaw to Argentina and South Africa as he recovers from a knee injury.