The Australia (Wallabies) running game excelled after upsetting the South Africa (Springboks) 28-26 on the Gold Coast on Sunday with a Quade Cooper penalty after the siren.
Government advice was that the world champion Springboks would not be admitted to New Zealand for matches on Sept 25 and Oct 2. Forthcoming matches between the NZ women's team and Australia also have been cancelled.
Harlequins have named Tabai Matson as their new head coach for the 2021-22 season
The Premiership will expand to 14 clubs in a bid to improve the financial situation of clubs
Ofa Tuungafasi becomes the first All Blacks to re-sign with NZR.
Northampton Saints' match against Leicester Tigers is the fifth Premiership fixture to be cancelled due to Covid-19
Diamond’s shock departure comes just three games into the new Premiership season.
A third opponent will be announced for 2021 in due course.