Carter out with calf injury
New Zealand fly-half Dan Carter has been ruled out for four weeks with a calf injury.
Carter complained of tightness during Monday's training run in Wellington and has now been diagnosed with a calf strain.
"The length of time is because it's a recurrence and you don't want it to recur because then it becomes a major problem," coach Steven Hansen said.
"We'll deal with and get on with it and hopefully he'll be back later on in the competition (Rugby Championship)."
The injury caps a wretched run for Carter, who missed the All Blacks' first two Tests against France in June with a broken hand, while a groin injury robbed him of his place in the 2011 World Cup squad.
Carter recently announced he is to take a break from the sport during the next Super Rugby season.