New Zeeland 51, Australia 20

August 23, 2014
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Last week saw a draw in Sydney and an improved Aussie side that showed the All Blacks can be beaten.

Australia vs New Zeeland

Australia will have a second bit at the Bledisloe Cup cookie when they try to get their hands back on the Bledisloe Cup in the second round of the Rugby Championship. What every happened last week we should see a result this week and can it be the Aussies that get one over the World number one team.
Recent results:
2014: Australia and New Zealand drew 12-all, Sydney
2013: New Zealand won 41-33, Dunedin
2013: New Zealand won 27-16, Wellington
2013: New Zealand won 47-29, Sydney
2012: Australia and New Zealand drew 18-all, Brisbane
2012: New Zealand won 22-0, Auckland
2012: New Zealand won 27-19, Sydney
2011: New Zealand won 20-6, Auckland (World Cup semifinal)
2011: Australia won 25-20, Brisbane
2011: New Zealand won 30-14, Auckland

Teams:

New Zealand: 15 Ben Smith, 14 Cory Jane, 13 Conrad Smith, 12 Ryan Crotty, 11 Julian Savea, 10 Aaron Cruden, 9 Aaron Smith, 8 Kieran Read, 7 Richie McCaw (captain), 6 Liam Messam, 5 Sam Whitelock, 4 Brodie Retallick, 3 Owen Franks, 2 Dane Coles, 1 Wyatt Crockett.
Replacements: 16 Keven Mealamu, 17 Ben Franks, 18 Charlie Faumuina, 19 Steven Luatua, 20 Sam Cane, 21 Tawera Kerr-Barlow, 22 Beauden Barrett, 23 Malakai Fekitoa.

Australia: 15 Israel Folau, 14 Pat McCabe, 13 Adam Ashley-Cooper, 12 Matt Toomua, 11 Rob Horne, 10 Kurtley Beale, 9 Nic White, 8 Wycliff Palu, 7 Michael Hooper (captain), 6 Scott Fardy, 5 Rob Simmons, 4 Sam Carter, 3 Sekope Kepu, 2 Nathan Charles, 1 James Slipper.
Replacements: 16 James Hanson, 17 Pek Cowan, 18 Ben Alexander, 19 Will Skelton, 20 Scott Higginbotham, 21 Nick Phipps, 22 Bernard Foley, 23 Tevita Kuridrani.

Date: Saturday, August 23
Venue: Eden Park, Auckland
Kick-off: 19.35 (17.35 Australia time; 07.35 GMT)
Expected weather: Fine. Southerlies, fresh in exposed places. High of 15°C, low of 2°C
Referee: Romain Poite (France)
Assistant referees: Jaco Peyper (South Africa), Stuart Berry (South Africa)
TMO: Shaun Veldsman (South Africa)

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60 Comments

  1. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:09 am

    CORY JANE will make his 50th Test appearance for New Zealand. He has scored 16 tries in this time

  2. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:17 am

    Last weekend was the first time since 2004 that New Zealand failed to score a try in a Rugby Championship match.

  3. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:19 am

    The All Blacks have won a world record 33 matches at home.

  4. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:19 am

    Based upon the averages, New Zealand would win this encounter 20-14.

  5. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:28 am

    Here we Go All Blacks take on Aussie

  6. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:32 am

    New Zeeland anthem is like Italian anthem in F1 everyone knows it..

  7. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:36 am

    Penalty for Aussies from kickoff….and it is kickable

  8. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:37 am

    Beale knocks the first kick over and Aussie lead 3-0

  9. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:39 am

    AB on full attack, hard hits coming in

  10. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:41 am

    AB going for points from penalty they get. AB with hard straight attack

  11. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:41 am

    Cruden gets his first points of the game and the scores are 3 all

  12. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:42 am

    AB just look like a class above the Aussies in the first 6 min

  13. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:43 am

    AB gets another penalty straight in front about 30 out, Cruden going for points

  14. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:44 am

    OVER!!! AB lead 6-3 after 8 min

  15. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:45 am

    AB hitting the Aussie hard in the tackle

  16. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:46 am

    Aussie with a penalty, too far for kick at poles and they go for the line

  17. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:48 am

    AB with great defence and take the ball off to clear their line

  18. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:49 am

    Yellow card for Richie!!!

  19. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:49 am

    With that advantage Aussie and they can level the score with penalty

  20. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:51 am

    Score Update: New Zeeland 6 Australia 6 after 14 min and AB playing with 14 men for 10 min

  21. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:51 am

    See the AB slowing the game down until Richie is back from bin

  22. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:54 am

    No Yellow but penalty for AB to take the lead

  23. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:56 am

    Cruden kick penalty over and lead 9-6

  24. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 9:59 am

    AB all over the Wallabies backline, finding gaps as big as the Grant Canyon

  25. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:00 am

    Simmons off for 10 min for lifting a players legs in maul

  26. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:02 am

    Cruden kicks another penalty to take the lead to 9-6 for the AB

  27. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:04 am

    AB killing the Aussies in the scrum

  28. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:05 am

    AB over the line but looks held up…

  29. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:06 am

    PENALTY TRY!!!! AB demolish the scrum

  30. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:08 am

    Score Update: All Blacks 16 Australia 6 after 30 min

  31. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:11 am

    TRY TIME!!!! AB score from turnover in their own 22, Savea the man over

  32. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:20 am

    Score Update: All Blacks 23 Australia 6 after 32 min

  33. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:21 am

    Some great passing and interplay from Aussie backline

  34. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:22 am

    That’s is half time boys and girls….what a half from the All Blacks will they be able to go like that in the second?

  35. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:23 am

    Halftime Score: All Blacks 23 Aussies 6

  36. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:25 am

    New Zealand got over the contact gain line74.6% of the time, Australia 86.4% of the time

  37. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:33 am

    Here we go with the second half AB to kick off

  38. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:34 am

    Malakai Fekitoa on for Crotty.

  39. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:36 am

    Aussies gets first penalty in second half on halfway line

  40. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:38 am

    Aussie on attack but AB defence to strong for Aussies and force penalty, White gets warning as well

  41. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:45 am

    TRY TIME!!! Read over from a breakout inside their own half

  42. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:47 am

    Score Update: All Blacks 30 Australia 6

  43. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:49 am

    TRY TIME!!! Richie over from lineout maul….AB just 10 paces in front of this Aussie team

  44. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:51 am

    Score Update: All Blacks 37 Australia 6

  45. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:52 am

    Aussie just trying to keep the humiliation to the minimum now

  46. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:56 am

    TRY TIME!!! Awarded to Richie his second for the night

  47. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:57 am

    Score Update: All Blacks 44 Australia 6

  48. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:58 am

    TRY TIME!!! Aussies score with Folau the man over

  49. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 10:59 am

    Score Update: New Zeeland 44 Australia 13

  50. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 11:03 am

    Score Update: New Zeeland 44 Australia 20

  51. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 11:09 am

    AB too strong in defence and turn another great attacking ball from Aussies over to get out of their 22

  52. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 11:13 am

    Intercept from Folau but Barrett run him in and take him out….

  53. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 11:16 am

    Franks see yellow for slowing down the ball 4 min left

  54. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 11:20 am

    TRY TIME !!!!! Luatua over the lien and the AB will get 50 over Wallabies

  55. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 11:21 am

    Final Score: All Blacks 51 Australia 20

  56. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 11:23 am

    New Zealand conceded 10 penalties, 3 in possession of the pill. Australia conceded 12 penalties, 3 in possession of the pill

  57. avatar Aldo says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 11:24 am

    Wow and just this week we were told the AB’s are vulnerable. Frightening how good they are.

  58. avatar Craven says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 11:27 am

    Aaron Smith. Look how good the ABs look with a scrummy that is that quick and keeps providing quick ball.

  59. avatar Jacques(Bunny) says:
    August 23rd, 2014 at 11:28 am

    AB just a class above the other

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    August 23rd, 2014 at 1:12 pm

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