16 Oct 2020

Extra Time: Bledisloe battle heats up

12:50 pm on 16 October 2020

The second Bledisloe Cup test is almost upon us and there's plenty to play for and plenty of pressure on the All Blacks to maintain their collossal Eden Park record.

All Blacks Caleb Clarke. New Zealand All Blacks v Australia Wallabies, 1st Bledisloe Cup rugby test match Wellington 2020.


Much has been written and said since - after last week's drawn opener in Wellington, while many questions have been pondered.

So, can Dave Rennie's Wallabies pull off one of the upsets of all time and snap a 34 year losing streak at the ground, or will Ian Foster's side continue the trend of following a poor performance against Australia with a resounding victory?

Join Clay Wilson on RNZ's Extra Time as we discuss all the big talking points with Stuff sports reporter Rob van Royen, Wellington Pride player Alice Soper and RNZ rugby reporter, Joe Porter.

Plus we touch on South Africa's likely withdrawal from the Rugby Championship, and what it means for the All Blacks and NZR.