July international highlights: Ireland create history with series win in New Zealand

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 Credit: PA Images
Credit: PA Images

Check out the highlights from the international clash between the All Blacks and Ireland, where the visitors made history by becoming the first northern hemisphere team to win a series in New Zealand.

Ireland claimed a 32-22 vicory in Wellington in a sublime performance as Andy Farrell’s men dominated the All Blacks in all facets of the game.

Quick start

The visitors started well, as they have done all tour, scoring first-half tries through Josh van der Flier, Hugo Keenan and Robbie Henshaw, taking a 22-3 lead into half-time.

The All Blacks came out of the blocks in the second half, scoring three tries in the third quarter through Ardie Savea, Akira Ioane and Will Jordan, before Ireland responded with a 65th-minute Rob Herring score to extend their lead.

In the end, it was a well-deserved win for the tourists, who created history with a comprehensive tour of New Zealand.

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