Southern Hemisphere teams have travelled north to begin the Autumn Internationals. This weekend a well-put together Barbarians team will face Australia at Twickenham for the Kilik Cup and the All Blacks have landed in Chicago to face the USA Eagles at a sold out Soldier Field. 820 more words
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New Zealand All Blacks vs. USA Rugby Eagles (Michael Lee / KLC Fotos)
(Reuters) – Code hopper Sonny Bill Williams made a successful return to international rugby union by scoring two tries as New Zealand hammered the United States 74-6 in their test at Soldier Field in Chicago on Saturday. 517 more words
The trip to Chicago was a success by the numbers but not exactly in the quality of rugby played.
Despite the blowout, nothing can really be drawn from the result other than two players have been sent home from the tour due to injury from an All Blacks standpoint. 451 more words