Milner-Skudder faces spell on the sidelines
Wellington - All Blacks wing Nehe Milner-Skudder appears to be facing a lengthy
spell on the sidelines after he left the field in the second half of
the Hurricanes’ 23-19 victory over the Blues on Friday with a shoulder injury.
Milner-Skudder, named as World
Rugby’s Breakthrough Player of the Year in 2015 after he helped the All
Blacks to their Rugby World Cup victory, fell awkwardly in a tackle and then had
Blues no 8 Akira Ioane fall on his left shoulder.
immediately left the field, cradling his arm, and had it supported in a
sling while sitting with his team-mates as the Hurricanes produced an
inspired defensive effort after the hooter to record their first win of