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Bledisloe Cup Stays with New Zealand

The anticipated first up clash between the All Blacks and the Wallabies played out on Saturday night and lived up to its hype, at least for the New Zealand supporters. The All Blacks were dominant, the Wallabies lacking, and the Auckland crowd loved it as NZ triumphed 30-14 to keep the Bledisloe Cup in the country for another year.
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Tri Nations, A Precursor to the Rugby World Cup

Both the Wallabies and the All Blacks first rugby squads for 2011 were announced this week with a stark contrast between the two.  Australia has picked a large squad filled with dynamic and young players while Graham Henry, coach of the All Blacks, has gone with experience and picked a pretty ‘safe’ squad to play in the Tri Nations series starting at the end of July. Continue reading