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Many Are Giving Ireland A Chance Of Beating All Blacks Despite Australia Demolition

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - OCTOBER 22: Malakai Fekitoa of the All Blacks offloads the ball during the Bledisloe Cup Rugby Championship match between the New Zealand All Blacks and the Australia Wallabies at Eden Park on October 22, 2016 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Peters/Getty Images)

New Zealand completed their 2016 rout of the Southern Hemisphere today, and in doing so broke the record for the most consecutive test wins. Ireland are next up for the all-conquering All Blacks, in two weeks’ time in Chicago.

While the manner in which Steve Hansen’s side have powered through 2016 so far is a cause for concern, many are confident about an Irish victory.

However, there were many others who are far more pragmatic, and they fear the worst.

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Author: The PA Team

This article was written by a member of The PA Team.