More injury woe for Sheridan
'The Invincibles' played their first tour game on this day in 1924 © Getty Images
The All Blacks went on to win Test matches against England, France, Ireland and Wales, with legendary fullback George Nepia playing every game of the tour.
Following the 1905-06 'Originals' in touring Europe, the 'Invincibles' were held in high regard by contemporary fans and commentators. Along with Nepia the side featured such all-time greats as Bert Cooke, Mark Nicholls and Maurice Brownlie.
The time for tinkering is over - England must nail their colours to the mast in key positions, writes Phil Vickery
"New Zealand-born Joe Schmidt has forged the Irish into a street-smart, well- prepared side," John Mitchell on the Irish renaissance
"I am bored of hearing 'I can't fault the effort'. Let us take that for granted and look for some quality." John Taylor writes
Reports comparing the 2014 Wallabies with their rabble-like predecessors of 2005 are unfair and self-serving, Greg Growden reports