The All Blacks were shrugging off the disruption of a cancelled flight out of Auckland today ahead of their Puma test.
NZ Breakers received a pre-season reality check from the Townsville Crocodiles in Brisbane.
A Trent Hodkinson field goal deep in the first period of golden point extra-time cuts down Manly.
New Zealand's Mark Hunt made another emphatic statement in the UFC, beating Roy Nelson.
The Junior Warriors' giant-killing run has continued in the semifinal stage of the Holden Cup with the Knights downed.