'Drop Kronfeld, bring back Lomu' urges Mexted
September 29, 1999
In advance of John Hart's naming of the All Blacks side for their opener against Tonga on Sunday, former No 8 Murray Mexted, now a TV commentator in New Zealand, has advocated the inclusion of Jonah Lomu and the omission of Josh Kronfeld.
Ireland coach Joe Schmidt won the tactical battle and set his team on course for a shot at the Grand Slam. Tom Hamilton reports from Dublin
With the World Cup only a few months away, the last thing France needed was doubts over the future of their coach, writes Huw Richards
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