Rugby – Bledisloe Cup ’18: New Zealand Lift The Trophy

 Bledisloe Cup

New Zealand won the Bledisloe Cup for a sixteenth sequential year with a 40-12 triumph over Australia in Auckland.

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The Bledisloe Cup is a yearly three-coordinate arrangement between New Zealand and Australia, with the third match occurring in Yokohama, Japan on October 27.

Beauden Barrett kicked five conversions and scored four tries, while Liam Squire and Joe Moody crossed for the overwhelming All Blacks at Eden Park.

For Australia, Will Genia and Reece Hodge scored tries, while Bernard Foley kicked one conversion.

New Zealand added to their 38-13 win in Sydney, with the diversions additionally part of the Rugby Championship.

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Like in Sydney, Australia were focused until half-time when the score was 14-7, before New Zealand pulled away after the interim.

Barrett’s four tries is another All Blacks record in a match against Australia.

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