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Live: Wales v All Blacks: Three more AB strikes after Wales’ first try

WALES v ALL BLACKS

Where: Principality Stadium, Cardiff

When: Sunday, 5.15am (NZT) (live coverage on Stuff from 5am)

Referee: Mathieu Raynal (France)

Assistant referees: Karl Dickson (England), Christophe Ridley (England)

TMO: Brian MacNeice (Ireland)

Beauden Barrett scampers away for an intercept try in his 100th test for the All Blacks against Wales in Cardiff.

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Beauden Barrett scampers away for an intercept try in his 100th test for the All Blacks against Wales in Cardiff.

THE TEAMS

Wales: Johnny McNicholl, Owen Lane, Jonathan Davies, Johnny Williams, Josh Adams, Gareth Anscombe, Tomos Williams, Aaron Wainwright, Taine Basham, Ross Moriarty, Alun Wyn Jones (c), Adam Beard, Tomas Francis, Ryan Elias, Wyn Jones. Reserves: Kirby Myhill, Rhys Care, Dillon Lewis, Will Rowlands, Seb Davies, Gareth Davies, Rhys Priestland, Ben Thomas.

All Blacks: Jordie Barrett, Will Jordan, Anton Lienert-Brown, David Havili, Rieko Ioane, Beauden Barrett, TJ Perenara, Ardie Savea, Dalton Papalii, Ethan Blackadder, Sam Whitelock (c), Brodie Retallick, Nepo Laulala, Codie Taylor, Joe Moody. Reserves: Samisoni Taukei’aho, Karl Tu’inukuafe, Tyrel Lomax, Tupou Vaa’i, Akira Ioane, Brad Weber, Richie Mo’unga, Sevu Reece.

THE WEATHER

Light rain showers and a moderate breeze, 12degC at kickoff

THE ODDS

All Blacks $1.02, Wales $12

THE BIG STORYLINES

‘The longer it goes on, the tougher it gets’: Wales’ 68-year All Blacks hex

Beauden Barrett’s greatest hits ahead of 100th test for ABs

Whitelock savours ‘awesome’ atmosphere, ABs brace for Welsh noise

Why the All Blacks took their haka indoors in Wales in 2006

ABs closing in on try-scoring world record

ABs on tour: Blackadder takes ‘no guarantees’ mindset into Welsh test

Ian Foster fends off Wales test criticism: ‘We know they’ll play with passion, pride’

Rieko Ioane happy to wing it for All Blacks as he continues test resurgence

Barrett beats out Mo’unga to start against Wales in his 100th All Blacks test

Gareth Anscombe picked to play All Blacks after two-year absence from test arena

Where depleted Wales will test All Blacks

ABs forwards coach big fan of Ardie Savea at No 8

All Blacks extra vigilant after Wales player tests positive to Covid

NZ-born midfielder Willis Halaholo to miss All Blacks test

Head to head: Who ya got? Barrett vs Mo’unga in the big ABs call at No 10

‘He’s a tough character’ – Gareth Anscombe earns plaudits from his old Chiefs mates

Brodie Retallick explains where it went wrong against Springboks

Sam Cane’s All Blacks reality check: ‘I’m not ready for test footy just yet’

It’s a sham – ABs v Wales labelled ‘money-making mismatch’

Gems, lessons and bolters of All Blacks’ epic tour

Did Richie Mo’unga do enough to claw back ABs No 10 jersey?

The All Blacks return to Cardiff for the first time in four years this weekend.

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The All Blacks return to Cardiff for the first time in four years this weekend.



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