Milestones for McCaw and Mealamu

Richie McCaw will become the first player to captain the All Blacks in 100 Tests when he leads New Zealand against Wales on Saturday in his 137th Test.

Goosen one of four Bok changes

The Springbok starting team to face Italy in Padova on Saturday shows four changes from the side which beat England at Twickenham last week.

Goosen to step up from dirt trackers

Johan Goosen is ready to emerge from obscurity and stake a claim to be once again a regular member of the Springbok squad.

Du Plessis out of Italy Test

South Africa prop Jannie du Plessis has been ruled out of Saturday's Test against Italy in Padova with a hamstring injury.