World Markets

Rugby-New Zealand team to play Australia in Tri-Nations

Credit: REUTERS/PETER CZIBORRA

New Zealand coach Ian Foster named the following team on Thursday to play Australia in the opening Tri-Nations fixture in Sydney on Saturday:

SYDNEY, Oct 29 (Reuters) - New Zealand coach Ian Foster named the following team on Thursday to play Australia in the opening Tri-Nations fixture in Sydney on Saturday:

Team: 15-Beauden Barrett, 14-Jordie Barrett, 13-Anton Lienert-Brown, 12-Jack Goodhue, 11-Caleb Clarke, 10-Richie Mo'unga, 9-Aaron Smith, 8-Hoskins Sotutu, 7-Sam Cane (captain), 6-Shannon Frizell, 5-Sam Whitelock, 4-Patrick Tuipulotu, 3-Ofa Tuungafasi, 2-Dane Coles, 1-Karl Tu'inukuafe

Replacements: 16-Codie Taylor, 17-Alex Hodgman, 18-Tyrel Lomax, 19-Scott Barrett, 20-Dalton Papalii, 21-TJ Perenara, 22- Ngani Laumape, 23-Rieko Ioane

(Reporting by Greg Stutchbury in Wellington; Editing by Shri Navaratnam)

((greg.stutchbury@thomsonreuters.com;))

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

Other Topics

US Markets

Latest Markets Videos

    Reuters

    Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson Reuters, is the world’s largest international multimedia news provider reaching more than one billion people every day. Reuters provides trusted business, financial, national, and international news to professionals via Thomson Reuters desktops, the world's media organizations, and directly to consumers at Reuters.com and via Reuters TV.

    Learn More