All Blacks match against Italy officially cancelled
The All Blacks were to play Italy in the Pool B match. Photo: ReutersWorld Rugby has cancelled All Blacks' clash against Italy on Saturday. England's final pool match of the Rugby World Cup against France has reportedly been cancelled. What it means for All Blacks and other teamsCancelling the All Blacks' final pool match against Italy would not, in theory at least, have major ramifications on the state of the quarter-finals. England's cancelled match against France meant England would take on Australia and France would meet Wales in their respective quarter-finals.