After the heartbreaking result in Toronto, Canada has to pick its socks up and get back to business against a US Eagles side who are well on the skids.
Fiji host the Manu Samoa for a chance to possibly win the Pacific Nations Cup, though it’s unclear after the hack-job the IRB have made of the tournament.
Eight more games to comb through, but this looks like a pretty reasonable offering for this week’s selection. Fullback was the tough one…
It’s easy enough to say that the Eagles were better against Japan than they were against Scotland, but the underlying problems are the same.
A look at the test matches from the weekend played between Samoa and Italy, Fiji and Tonga, Australia and France, and lastly Argentina and Ireland.
Two sides on different trajectories collide at the StubHub Center on Saturday. Japan arrive hot on the heels of an 8-game win streak, the Eagles a meek loss.
After a solid victory over the Azzurri in Suva last week, Fiji head across Viti Levu to Lautoka, where they begin their Pacific Nations Cup against Tonga.
After eight grueling matches it’s finally time to unveil last weekend’s team. Is this the first time ever an All Black hasn’t made the side?
The second of two sets of reviews, this time featuring the games in South Africa, Argentina, Canada, and the United States.
Quick reviews of the first four test matches of the past weekend, including the matches in Samoa, Fiji, New Zealand, and Australia.