New Zealand beats Australia 27-7 in 2nd Bledisloe test

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand beat Australia 27-7 in the second Bledisloe Cup rugby test at Eden Park on Sunday to lead the four-match series 1-0.

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New Zealand 27 (Aaron Smith, Jordie Barrett, Ardie Savea, Sam Cane tries; Richie Mo’unga 2 conversions, penalty), Australia 7 (Marika Koroibete try; James O’Connor conversion). HT: 10-7.