COMING UP THIS WEEK Week One action in the Mitre 10 Cup: NORTH HARBOUR v NORTHLAND Thursday 16 August, 7.35pm at QBE Stadium, North Harbour Played: 39, 1985-2017 | North Harbour wins: 25 | Northland wins: 12 | Draws: 2 Last match: North Harbour 31 - 22 Northland in Whangarei 14.09.2017 (M10C) Last Northland win: Northland 58
Five debutants named in Black Ferns squad to play Australia Black Ferns Head Coach Glenn Moore has named his team to play Australia on Saturday, 18 August at ANZ Stadium in Sydney. The Black Ferns squad is: (Test caps in Brackets. New Black Ferns in bold): 1. Phillipa Love (2) 2. Fiao'o Faamausili (52, captain) 3.
All Blacks team named for opening Bledisloe Cup Test Sam Whitelock to play 100th Test; Retallick and Read return The All Blacks team has been named to play Australia in the opening Bledisloe Cup Test of the Investec Rugby Championship at ANZ Stadium, Sydney, on Saturday 18 August, with lock Sam Whitelock