Blackadder moving to Japan?
October 28, 1999
Newspaper reports in New Zealand are linking Todd Blackadder with a move to Japan in the near future.
His loss would be a blow to New Zealand rugby, he is a popular player throughout the country and many people feel that John Hart has poorly treated him in the past two years. His omission from the World Cup squad may have convinced Blackadder of the need to pursue his career overseas.