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Savea stars in classy All Blacks win

Savea has scored 26 in 25 Tests. Photo: Skysports

Savea has scored 26 tries in 25 Tests. Photo: Skysports

New Zealand were eventually convincing winners against Argentina in Napier, picking up a try bonus point in a 28-9 victory.

Julian Savea scored twice, taking his absurd record in Test rugby to 26 tries in 25 games.

At times this was closer to a chip and grubber exhibition than a Test match as both sides, forwards and backs, had their turn to try and put the opposition into a tangle.

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Australia thrashed by Blacks blitz

All Black Julian Savea was unstoppable against the Wallabies. Photo: Skysports

All Black Julian Savea was unstoppable against the Wallabies. Photo: Skysports

New Zealand produced rugby from another planet as they bounced back from the draw in Sydney with a blistering 51-20 win over Australia.

Played out at a ferocious pace and the odd handling error aside, this was New Zealand’s best rugby of the year so far.

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