Steven Luatua

Rugby Championship: Liam Messam ruled out of New Zealand team
Thursday 15th August 07:35

New Zealand have suffered a late injury blow ahead of Saturday's opening Rugby Championship match against Australia after Liam Messam pulled a hamstring in training.

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