The Highlanders have kept faith with most of the side which
did the deed over the Crusaders and will look for a New
Zealand hat trick tomorrow night in Wellington.
All Blacks lock Sam Whitelock has been scratched from the
Crusaders' team to play the Blues at Eden Park on Saturday
due to a hamstring injury.
Of all the boots that All Blacks coach Steve Hansen needed to
fill following the retirement of a string of stalwarts after
last year's successful World Cup campaign, the biggest
belonged to Richie McCaw.
Southland Boys' High School achieved a points victory against
rival Otago Boys' High School during the annual interschool
Wales captain Sam Warburton will miss the match against
England at Twickenham at the weekend after failing to recover
from a shoulder injury.
Taieri has replaced its coach less than a year after reaching
the premier final.
Otago rugby players are the latest to take on the Running Man
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