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Steve Hansen: Iain Henderson’s Yellow Card Reminiscent Of Spear Tackle On Brian O’Driscoll

There has been no shortage of talking points in the build-up to Saturday’s Test between the All Blacks and the British and Irish Lions in Wellington.  The New Zealand media’s coverage of Warren Gatland, the apparent war-of-words between Gatland and Steve Hansen, referees’ interpretation of the laws and the treatment of Conor Murray – it’s been a busy week. Hansen …

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All Blacks Make Two Changes For All-Important Second Test Vs The Lions

during a New Zealand All Blacks training session at XXXXXX on August 11, 2015 in Auckland, New Zealand.

After a world-class performance last week against the Lions, the All Blacks have been forced into two changes. Both these changes are consequences of injuries that occurred in the spectacular first Test. Fullback Ben Smith injured his head and has concussion after his efforts in Auckland. Meanwhile, Ryan Crotty limped off with a hamstring problem after just recovering from an …

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