Ben Franks

All Blacks call for Tialata
Monday 8th November 10:18

New Zealand have called up veteran prop Neemia Tialata after Ben Franks' tour was cut short by injury.

Double change for All Blacks
Tuesday 17th August 13:29

New Zealand have named Jimmy Cowan and Ben Franks in their starting XV to face South Africa on Saturday.

New look for All Blacks
Tuesday 8th June 07:39

New Zealand coach Graham Henry is to hand debuts to Israel Dagg, Benson Stanley and Ben Franks for Saturday's clash with Ireland.

McCaw set for starting role
Tuesday 2nd March 07:41

All Blacks captain Richie McCaw is set for his first start of the season for the Crusaders after Thomas Waldrom was ruled out.

Features

The Off Load: The best and worst from the world of rugby

The Off Load: The best and worst from the world of rugby

There was loads of great rugby to enjoy over the weekend including a masterclass from New Zealand!

Guinness PRO12: Stuart Barnes backs Munster to end Leinster's run

Guinness PRO12: Stuart Barnes backs Munster to end Leinster's run

Munster were last crowned PRO12 champions in 2011 and since then have seen their fierce rivals Leinster leading the way as far as the Irish teams are concerned.

Good Week/Bad Week: We take a look at the winners and losers from the last seven days

Good Week/Bad Week: We take a look at the winners and losers from the last seven days

So much can change in a week of sporting action and, sure enough, there have been plenty of highs and lows over the past seven days.

Experts & Blogs

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