Fiji Time: 11:28 AM on Friday 4 September

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

Carter to return

Ap
Thursday, June 12, 2014

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - All Blacks flyhalf Dan Carter will make his comeback to rugby after a six months lay-off in a minor club match in a rural Canterbury province on Saturday.

Carter will play for the Southbridge club, where he began his career, in a local championships match against Glenmark. The 32-year-old, who was allowed a "sabbatical" as part of his contract with the New Zealand Rugby Union, said he does not expect to play a full 80 minutes.

He said he would "just ease my way back into it on what will more than likely be a heavy, wet track. I am probably only looking at 40 minutes or so, but it will just be good to get some game time."

Carter played for Southbridge in 2009 when he returned from an Achilles tendon injury.








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.61460.5956
JPY 56.533653.5336
GBP 0.30500.2970
EUR 0.41860.4066
NZD 0.73410.7011
AUD 0.66670.6417
USD 0.46810.4511

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 4th September 2015

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. History in the making
  2. Freedom fighter shown the way out
  3. No 'abuse'
  4. 'Pay up'
  5. Australia clears the air on support
  6. Boks case dropped
  7. Do not be misled leaders - Kaunisela
  8. Abs reveal pool plans
  9. Queries over legality of vanua trust
  10. Investors weight impact

Top Stories this Week

  1. PM's warning Sunday (30 Aug)
  2. Leaders hit back at PM Monday (31 Aug)
  3. Nadolo gets $2 for RWC Sunday (30 Aug)
  4. Fear of losing iTaukei language Monday (31 Aug)
  5. Sexual taboo Wednesday (02 Sep)
  6. Nightclub employee charged with murder Tuesday (01 Sep)
  7. 43 on radar Monday (31 Aug)
  8. A taxi for his 21st birthday Wednesday (02 Sep)
  9. $14b man Thursday (03 Sep)
  10. Natuva: Military transition may take 5 years Thursday (03 Sep)