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rugby world cup 2019

All Blacks take third place with 40-17 win over Wales

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By Greg Stutchbury

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The end of a great rugby age..

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Good tough game. NZ seem to have picked up the pace.

Quote: "Ben Smith crossed twice, first by fending off Adams..."

'Fending off', almost breaking his neck even. What is the rule on hand-offs or palm-offs to the face?

How are you supposed to you tackle someone if they stick their fingers in your eyes or palm your face and push your head back like that?

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Edit: How are you supposed to tackle someone, if they....

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That was some weak AF Wales tackling.It was like they were playing touch football.With the pressure off,N.Z. steamrolled 'em. But winning the game can't erase what happened vs England.They just couldn't handle the smoke.

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A fant-ass-tic victory for New Zealand. The referee blew the final whistle when he realized that enou

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