Oct 19 (Gracenote) - Results and standings from the European Rugby Challenge Cup Group Stage matches on Thursday RESULTS Gloucester Rugby 61 SU Agen 16 Pool 3 STANDINGS P W D F A B Pts Pool 1 1. Bordeaux-Begles 1 1 0 57 17 1 5 2. Newcastle Falcons 1 1 0 32 27 1 5 3. Dragons 1 0 0 27 32 1 1 4. Enisei-STM 1 0 0 17 57 0 0 Pool 2 1. Cardiff Blues 1 1 0 29 19 1 5 2. Sale Sharks 1 0 1 20 20 0 2 2=. Toulouse
Oct 19 Factbox on Saturday's Bledisloe Cup test between Australia and New Zealand:
MELBOURNE, Oct 19 The term 'dead rubber' has become drearily familiar for Australian rugby fans at the tail end of a Bledisloe Cup series but the Wallabies' desperation for any kind of win over the All Blacks should ensure a spirited clash in Brisbane on Saturday.
Oct 19 Sale Sharks winger Denny Solomona is hopeful of regaining his spot in the England squad for their upcoming tests in November after losing his place due to disciplinary issues.
SYDNEY, Oct 19 A final couple of incident-free training runs and New Zealand flyhalf Lima Sopoaga's long vigil to start his second test match will end when he faces Australia in the last Bledisloe Cup showdown of the season in Brisbane on Saturday.
* Simmons promoted from bench to replace Rodda (writes through, adds details)
MELBOURNE, Oct 19 Wallabies coach Michael Cheika named the following team to play the All Blacks in the final Bledisloe Cup test in Brisbane on Saturday:
LONDON, Oct 18 Scotland captain Greig Laidlaw will miss the autumn internationals series because of a broken fibula, his French club Clermont Auvergne said on Wednesday.
* Wallabies 'desperate' to win game - Hansen (Adds details, quotes)
SYDNEY, Oct 19 New Zealand coach Steve Hansen named the following team on Thursday to face Australia in their third Bledisloe Cup clash in Brisbane on Saturday: