- Publish Date
- Wednesday, 2 November 2016, 9:47AM
The All Blacks locking stocks have taken another hit in sad circumstances.
Luke Romano is returning home to New Zealand due to a family bereavement.
All Black assistant coach Ian Foster said they will not be bringing anyone over as cover, meaning a likely test match debut for Scott Barrett alongside Patrick Tuipulotu in the starting fifteen.
Vaea Fifita also comes further into the reckoning as a possibility on the bench.
via Radio Sport