Hooker Dane

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 George Bridge goes over for a try on  his New Zealand Test debut against Japan at the Ajinomoto stadium in Tokyo. Photograph: Kimimasa Mayama/EPA

Japan 31 New Zealand 69 A second-string All Blacks side featuring eight debutants crushed Japan 69-31 in a thriller of a try-fest in Tokyo on Saturda(...)

New Zealand’s Julian Savea celebrates scoring a try during the Rugby Championship  match against  South Africa at AMI Stadium in Christchurch. Photograph: Marty Melville/AFP/Getty Images

New Zealand 41 South Africa 13 Hooker Dane Coles gave a masterclass in backline playmaking to set up three New Zealand tries as the world champions t(...)