All Blacks bash Italy

New Zealand cruised to a comfortable 42-10 victory in Rome on Saturday.

New Zealand scored five tries to ease to victory, with wing Julian Savea grabbing a second-half brace. No 8 Kieran Read, centre Ma’a Nonu and speedster Cory Jane also crossed the chalk. Flyhalf Aaron Cruden added four conversions and three penalties.

Italy scored a consolation five-pointer via centre Alberto Sgarbi, while flyhalf Luciano Orquera added a conversion and a drop goal.