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New Zeland's Lima Sopoaga in action with Italy's Francesco Minto

Britain Rugby Union - Italy vs New Zealand - Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy - 12/11/16 New Zeland's Lima Sopoaga in action with Italy's Francesco Minto Reuters / Tony Gentile Livepic

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v New Zealand All Blacks

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v Australia Wallabies - Malvinas Argentinas stadium, Mendoza, Argentina - October 7, 2017 - Australia's head coach Michael Cheika throws a ball in the air before the match. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

New Zeland's Lima Sopoaga in action with Italy's Francesco Minto

Britain Rugby Union - Italy vs New Zealand - Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy - 12/11/16 New Zeland's Lima Sopoaga in action with Italy's Francesco Minto Reuters / Tony Gentile Livepic

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v New Zealand All Blacks

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v New Zealand All Blacks - Jose Amalfitani Stadium, Buenos Aires, Argentina - September 30, 2017 - New Zealand All Blacks coach Steve Hansen walks on the field before the start of the rugby match against Argentina. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

Rugby Union - New Zealand All Blacks v British and Irish Lions - Lions Tour

Rugby Union - New Zealand All Blacks v British and Irish Lions - Lions Tour - Eden Park, Auckland, New Zealand - July 8, 2017 - Lions coach Warren Gatland before the match. REUTERS/Jason Reed

British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland watches his team warm-up before the third rugby union Test match against the New Zealand All Blacks at Eden Park in Auckland on July 8, 2017

British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland watches his team warm-up before the third rugby union Test match against the New Zealand All Blacks at Eden Park in Auckland on July 8, 2017 (AFP Photo/PETER PARKS)

British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland watches his team warm-up before the third rugby union Test match against the New Zealand All Blacks at Eden Park in Auckland on July 8, 2017

British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland watches his team warm-up before the third rugby union Test match against the New Zealand All Blacks at Eden Park in Auckland on July 8, 2017

Rugby Union - No more Lions tours for Gatland

New Zealand's coach Steve Hansen (L) speaks with British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland (R) after the third rugby union Test match between the British and Irish Lions and New Zealand All Blacks at Eden Park in Auckland on July 8, 2017. (AFP Photo/MICHAEL BRADLEY)

Rugby Union - American flanker Durutalo becomes a Warrior

Martin Iosefo (R) of United States hugs teammate Andrew Durutalo after scoring the game winning try against New Zealand during the Bronze Medal match on day three of the USA Sevens Rugby tournament, part of the World Rugby Sevens Series, March 5, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. United States won 19-15. (AFP Photo/David Becker)

New Zealand Training

Rugby Union - New Zealand Training - Pennyhill Park, Bagshot, Surrey - 27/10/15 Sam Cane of New Zealand during training Action Images via Reuters / Henry Browne Livepic

RugbyU - RugbyU: Cruden to miss Montpellier's European opener

Montpellier's New Zealand fly half Aaron Cruden (L) runs with a ball during the French Top 14 rugby union match between Montpellier and Brive on October 1, 2017 at Altrad Stadium in Montpellier, southern France. (AFP Photo/SYLVAIN THOMAS)

Rugby Union - RugbyU: Etzebeth to lead Springboks on European tour

South Africa's Eben Etzebeth walks to the line out during the Rugby Championship match between New Zealand and South Africa at Albany Stadium in Auckland on September 16, 2017. (AFP Photo/MICHAEL BRADLEY)

Rugby Union - Championship - South Africa v New Zealand

Rugby Union - Championship - South Africa v New Zealand - Newlands Stadium, Cape Town, South Africa - October 7, 2017 - South Africa's Andries Coetzee tackles New Zealand's Ryan Crotty. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

Rugby Union - Championship - South Africa v New Zealand

Rugby Union - Championship - South Africa v New Zealand - Newlands Stadium, Cape Town, South Africa - October 7, 2017 - New Zealand's Ryan Crotty is congratulated after scoring against South Africa . REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

Rugby Union - RugbyU: La Rochelle beat Racing in Top 14 arm-wrestle

La Rochelle's Fijian lock Jone Qovu (L) and La Rochelle's New Zealand lock Jason Eaton (2ndL) engage in a maul during the French Top 14 rugby union match between La Rochelle and Racing 92 on October 8, 2017 at the Marcel-Deflandre stadium in La Rochelle. (AFP Photo/XAVIER LEOTY)

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v New Zealand All Blacks

New Zealand All Blacks coach Steve Hansen walks on the field before the start of the rugby match against Argentina. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

Rugby Union - Championship - South Africa v New Zealand

New Zealand's Nehe Milner-Skudder is tackled by South Africa's Eben Etzebeth. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v New Zealand All Blacks

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v Australia Wallabies - Malvinas Argentinas stadium, Mendoza, Argentina - October 7, 2017 - Australia's Jack Dempsey in action. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v New Zealand All Blacks

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v Australia Wallabies - Malvinas Argentinas stadium, Mendoza, Argentina - October 7, 2017 - Australia's Marika Koroibete and teammate Will Genia react after he scored a try. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v New Zealand All Blacks

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v Australia Wallabies - Malvinas Argentinas stadium, Mendoza, Argentina - October 7, 2017 - Australia's head coach Michael Cheika throws a ball in the air before the match. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v New Zealand All Blacks

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v Australia Wallabies - Malvinas Argentinas stadium, Mendoza, Argentina - October 7, 2017 - Australia's Marika Koroibete runs past Argentina's Javier Ortega Desio to score a try. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v New Zealand All Blacks

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v Australia Wallabies - Malvinas Argentinas stadium, Mendoza, Argentina - October 7, 2017 - Australia's Michael Hooper embraces Jack Dempsey at the end of the match. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v New Zealand All Blacks

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v Australia Wallabies - Malvinas Argentinas stadium, Mendoza, Argentina - October 7, 2017 - Australia's Jack Dempsey in action. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v New Zealand All Blacks

Rugby Union - Championship - Argentina Pumas v Australia Wallabies - Malvinas Argentinas stadium, Mendoza, Argentina - October 7, 2017 - Australia's Reece Hodge receives the ball from Samu Kerevi and runs for a try. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

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