Brodie Retallick will captain the All Blacks for the first time in the Rugby Championship Test against Argentina on the Gold Coast on Sunday.
Brodie Retallick says that his stint in Japan proved beneficial ahead of his return to the All Blacks squad for the games with Tonga and Fiji.
Brodie Retallick and David Havili have earned All Blacks recalls, while there’s four new caps in New Zealand’s squad to face Tonga and Fiji.
All Blacks lock Brodie Retallick has earmarked the World Cup in France as his last tournament before he retires from the international game.
Brodie Retallick will not be turning out for the Chiefs in Super Rugby Aotearoa with the All Blacks lock turning down the franchise’s offer.
Brodie Retallick has been named in New Zealand’s starting XV to face Ireland in their Rugby World Cup quarter-final in Tokyo on Saturday.
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has rung the changes to his starting XV for their Rugby World Cup encounter with Namibia in Tokyo on Sunday.
All Blacks’ outstanding lock Brodie Retallick is expecting another bruising encounter when they take on the Springboks in Wellington.
Brodie Retallick has inked a new contract with New Zealand Rugby and the Chiefs, which will see him take an extended break from the sport.
All Blacks second-row Brodie Retallick is set to play for the Chiefs when they take on the Rebels on Friday, after recovering from a wrist injury.