WELLINGTON, June 27 (Reuters) - The All Blacks have continued to fight off questions about intentionally targeting British and Irish Lions scrumhalf Conor Murray in the first test with loose forward Jerome Kaino repeating the team's denial on Tuesday.
June 26 (Gracenote) - Results and standings from the Norwegian championship matches on Monday Monday, June 26 Stromsgodset IF 1 Molde 1 Sunday, June 25 Aalesund 5 Odd Grenland 1 Rosenborg Trondheim 3 Sogndal 0 Sarpsborg 08 1 Brann Bergen 1 Stabaek 1 Kristiansund BK 4 Tromso 1 Sandefjord Fotball 1 Viking Stavanger 1 FK Haugesund 1 Saturday, June 24 Valerenga Oslo 3 L
June 26 (Gracenote) - Fixtures from the Super Rugby matches FRIDAY, JUNE 30 FIXTURES (GMT) Sharks v Bulls (1700) Jaguares v Southern Kings (2305) SATURDAY, JULY 1 FIXTURES (GMT) Cheetahs v Stormers (1305) Lions v Sunwolves (1515)
Pro12 champions Scarlets recruit versatile former Australia Sevens player Paul Asquith from Western Sydney Rams.
British and Irish Lions fan Alex Edwards’ chance meeting with some friendly locals led to a stay at the home of two New Zealand stars.
Warren Gatland's midweek squad have a chance to lift British and Irish Lions morale when they face the Hurricanes in Wellington.
Alex Edwards was invited to stay by the mother of New Zealand rugby stars Rieko and Akira Ioane.
WELLINGTON, June 26 (Reuters) - Factbox for the British and Irish Lions' eighth match of their tour of New Zealand against the Wellington Hurricanes on Tuesday: