The first two Bledisloe Tests are in the book, with the All Blacks holding a 1-0 advantage ahead of the closing two games in Australia. So where exactly are the two teams at, and what do they need to improve?
All Blacks coach Ian Foster will need to wait until later in the week before he is fully aware of who will be on the plane to Sydney on Sunday for the Rugby Championship with a number of injuries to assess.
All Blacks coach Ian Foster says he isn't worried about Caleb Clarke coping with the Jonah Lomu comparisons coming his way after the rookie winger bulldozed through the Wallabies on Sunday.
We knew the All Blacks would be a different team. But the source of their inspiration was perhaps a tad surprising, Caleb Clarke announcing himself on the world stage in a manner that has drawn comparison with one of the game's all-time greats.
New Zealand have turned the screws to overpower Australia 27-7 in the second Bledisloe Cup rugby Test in Auckland.
Wallabies captain Michael Hooper has downplayed the Eden Park factor ahead of Sunday's second Bledisloe Cup Test against the All Blacks.
Wallabies coach Dave Rennie has responded to the All Blacks' airing of their refereeing grievances through the media, saying his side had instead shared some of their own concerns through the correct avenues.
The world champion Springboks have officially withdrawn from the Rugby Championship, leaving just Australia, New Zealand and Argentina to challenge for the 2020 title.
Wallabies coach Dave Rennie has pulled a selection shock for the second Bledisloe Cup clash in Auckland, handing NSW Waratahs forward Ned Hanigan his first Test start since 2018.
All Blacks coach Ian Foster has made five changes to his starting side for the second Bledisloe Cup Test in Auckland, two of which see Rieko Ioane and Codie Taylor demoted to the bench.
You only have to go back to last year to see that the All Blacks' response to an uncharacteristically poor display usually arrives only a week later. But Bledisloe II could be different, for one very big reason.
All Blacks assistant coach John Plumtree has heaped acid on referee Angus Gardner to deal with Australia's off-the-ball tactics in the second Bledisloe Cup Test on Sunday.
SANZAAR has given the world champion Springboks a 48-hour deadline to resolve their internal issues and confirm their participation in the Rugby Championship.
Rugby Australia chairman Hamish McLennan and Test great David Campese might have gone for New Zealand rugby's jugular, but the Wallabies are keeping their feet firmly on the ground ahead of an All Blacks response in Bledisloe II.
New Zealand Rugby is expecting a "near-capacity" crowd of some 47,000 to pack into Auckland's Eden Park for the second Bledisloe Cup international against Australia on Sunday.
The Wallabies' Auckland assignment just got easier ... maybe.
Have you ever seen anything like that? The eight-and-a-half minutes of "bonus" rugby in the Bledisloe Cup opener was something else, with both sides having the chance to snatch victory. So who really deserved the win?
One of the most pleasing things for new Test coach Dave Rennie was the disappointment in the Wallabies changeroom after their 16-16 Bledisloe Cup draw in Wellington.
All Blacks coach Ian Foster has refused to blame Rieko Ioane for blowing a certain try in the first half of their Bledisloe Cup test against Australia on Sunday, with the match ending nine minutes into injury time and in a 16-16 draw.
Test rugby returned with one of the most gripping Bledisloe Cup encounters on memory. At the start of a new era under Dave Rennie, the Wallabies produced an impressive performance that should inspire optimism for the future.
Australia have come within a whisker of a Bledisloe Cup upset win in Wellington but had to settle for a 16-16 draw in their first Test under new coach Dave Rennie.
The All Blacks have been forced into a late change on the eve of Bledisloe I, with Beauden Barrett ruled out through injury.
- AUS2ndTries Scored 1st South Africa : 11 Tries ScoredSA1st911
- AUS2ndPoints Difference 1st South Africa : 51 Points DifferenceSA1st951