All Black pivot Aaron Cruden and his back-up Beauden Barrett have both been ruled out of Saturday's Rugby Championship clash against Australia, with lock Luke Romano also sidelined with a groin injury.
All Black Aaron Cruden of New Zealand, pictured kicking a penalty on June 15, 2013, will miss Saturday's clash with Australia. Also out are Beauden Barrett and Luke Romano.
The trio were all injured in New Zealand's 47-29 win over the Wallabies in Sydney on Saturday, adding to an All Blacks' sick list that already includes first-choice fly-half Dan Carter and forward Liam Messam.
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