Left Menu
Development News Edition

FACTBOX-Rugby-New Zealand v Australia

Reuters | Updated: 09-10-2020 12:19 IST | Created: 09-10-2020 12:19 IST
FACTBOX-Rugby-New Zealand v Australia

Factbox on Saturday's Rugby Championship test between New Zealand and South Africa: When: Oct. 11, 4 p.m. (0300 GMT)

Where: Wellington Regional Stadium, Wellington (capacity: 34,500) Referee: Paul Williams (New Zealand)

Assistant referees: Ben O'Keeffe (New Zealand), Angus Gardner (Australia); TMO: Mike Fraser (New Zealand) NEW ZEALAND

World ranking: 2 Coach: Ian Foster

Captain: Sam Cane Team: 15-Beauden Barrett, 14-Jordie Barrett, 13-Rieko Ioane, 12-Jack Goodhue, 11-George Bridge, 10-Richie Mo'unga, 9-Aaron Smith, 8-Ardie Savea, 7-Sam Cane (captain), 6-Shannon Frizell, 5-Sam Whitelock, 4-Patrick Tuipulotu, 3-Ofa Tuungafasi, 2-Codie Taylor, 1-Joe Moody

Replacements: 16-Dane Coles, 17-Karl Tu'inukuafe, 18-Nepo Laulala, 19-Tupou Vaa'i, 20-Hoskins Sotutu, 21-TJ Perenara, 22-Anton Lienert-Brown, 23-Caleb Clarke AUSTRALIA

World ranking: 7 Coach: Dave Rennie

Captain: Michael Hooper Team: 15-Tom Banks, 14-Filipo Daugunu, 13-Hunter Paisami, 12-Matt Toomua, 11-Marika Koroibete, 10-James O'Connor, 9-Nic White, 8-Pete Samu, 7-Michael Hooper (captain), 6-Harry Wilson, 5-Matt Philip, 4-Lukhan Salakaia-Loto, 3-Taniela Tupou, 2-Folau Fainga'a, 1-James Slipper

Replacements: 16-Jordan Uelese, 17-Scott Sio, 18-Allan Alaalatoa, 19-Rob Simmons, 20-Rob Valetini, 21-Jake Gordon, 22-Noah Lolesio, 23-Reece Hodge OVERALL RECORD

Played: 166 New Zealand wins: 115

Draws: 7 Australia wins: 44

LAST FIVE MEETINGS 2019 New Zealand 36-0 Australia Auckland

2019 Australia 47-26 New Zealand Perth 2018 New Zealand 37-20 Australia Yokohama

2018 New Zealand 40-12 Australia Auckland 2018 New Zealand 38-13 Australia Sydney

(Compiled by Greg Stutchbury Editing by Robert Birsel)


TRENDING

OPINION / BLOG / INTERVIEW

Turbulence surrounding tobacco control in Ghana

... ...

Smart healthcare: IoT redefining the way healthcare is delivered

As the world is embracing the new wave of digitalization triggered by the pandemic and the arrival of 5G, the adoption of IoT devices will further boom. With adoption set to soar, IoT security issues and other challenges cant be ignored any...

Refugee compassion and response: Ideas to mitigate disasters now and in their future

Their homeland becomes a forbidden territory for them and more likely than not, their journey to foreign soil is no less traumatizing, not to say deadly. It is crucial to help refugees live a life of dignity and purpose....

Inadequate water infrastructure causes a tidal wave of coronavirus in rural Alaska

... ...

Videos

Latest News

Killing of suspected Iranian nuclear mastermind risks confrontation as Trump exits

An Iranian scientist long suspected by the West of masterminding a secret nuclear bomb programme was killed in an ambush near Tehran on Friday that could provoke confrontation between Iran and its foes in the last weeks of Donald Trumps pre...

Soccer-Maradona's "Hand Of God" shirt could be yours - for $2 mln

The shirt worn by Diego Maradona when he scored his famous Hand Of God goal against England at the 1986 World Cup in Mexico could be available for 2 million following the Argentines death on Wednesday, says an American sports memorabilia ex...

Rugby League-Last-gasp Welsby try wins Super League Grand Final for St Helens

Teenager Jack Welsby scored a brilliant try after the full-time hooter to give St Helens an 8-4 victory over Wigan Warriors in a thrilling end to the Super League Grand Final on Friday as they won their second successive title. Lachlan Coot...

U.S. appeals ruling that barred Postal Service changes before election

The U.S. Postal Service USPS and President Donald Trump late Friday appealed a federal judges ruling suspending service changes and requiring aggressive steps to ensure ballot deliveries ahead of the November presidential election, the Just...

Give Feedback