New Zealand finished their Rugby World Cup campaign on a high when they clinched a 40-17 win over Wales in the Bronze Final in Tokyo on Friday.
After being knocked out by England in the semi-finals, the tournament’s defending champions were keen to redeem themselves and they certainly did that as
New Zealand v Wales
Bronze final at Rugby World Cup 2019
TOKYO, 31 Oct – A preview of the bronze final between New Zealand and Wales, which kicks off at 18:00 on Friday at Tokyo Stadium.
The Big Picture
Nobody is pretending that two teams still hurting so badly after their weekend
The New Zealand Heartland XV team has been named for this weekend’s match against New Zealand Marist at Boyd Park in Te Aroha (kick off 2pm).
Coach Mark Rutene has named Thames Valley’s Brett Ranga to captain the side in their first of three fixtures this month.
The New Zealand Heartland XV