Franks out but Cane, Crotty back for All Blacks

2017-09-04 08:03

New Zealand prop Owen Franks has been ruled out for the rest of the year with Achilles problems.

All Blacks sweating on front-rower Franks

2017-08-08 12:46

Prop Owen Franks is an injury concern for the All Blacks ahead of next week's Rugby Championship opener against Australia in Sydney.

Crusaders rest All Black front row

2017-07-13 09:08

The Crusaders have opted to rest their All Black front row for Saturday's Super Rugby match against the Hurricanes in Wellington.

Scoring tries not my job - Franks

2016-09-18 21:57

New Zealand prop Owen Franks broke an unwanted record in Saturday's win over the Springboks in Christchurch.

Eye-gouging allegation: Franks off the hook

2016-08-29 10:12

All Black prop Owen Franks has escaped punishment after SANZAAR determined he did not eye-gouge an Australian player.


All Blacks primed for predictable Wallabies

2017-08-24 13:09

Such is the All Blacks' confidence going into the Rugby Championship rematch against Australia that they have shrugged off the loss of veteran prop Owen Franks.

Read, Franks fit for Super Rugby final

2017-08-03 14:32

Crusaders coach Scott Robertson has named an unchanged team for the Super Rugby final against the Lions.

All Black Owen Franks signs on for RWC 2019

2016-12-22 07:20

Veteran prop Owen Franks has signed a deal to stay with the All Blacks for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan.

Franks on the verge of unique record

2016-09-16 11:20

Tryless All Blacks prop Owen Franks is 80 minutes away from claiming one of Test rugby's least distinguished and rarely sought records.

All Black cleared of gouging despite Cheika fury

2016-08-28 07:09

All Blacks prop Owen Franks will not be cited for alleged gouging in New Zealand's 29-9 victory over Australia on Saturday.

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