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All Blacks v Ireland


6:30 AM


Ireland name strengthened squad to open Aviva Stadium

Ireland has named a strong squad for a bumper end of year international program, where they will host the Springboks, All Blacks, Pumas and Samoans at the new Aviva Stadium in Dublin.
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Ireland won't beat the All Blacks at their own game

While the Springboks and Samoans will first visit the new Aviva Stadium to play Ireland, their greatest challenge will come from the All Blacks, who will play them on November 20 in their third match of a Grand Slam tour.
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Kidney: Irish confidence all right

Declan Kidney denies Ireland's confidence levels are beginning to plummet amid their loss in form.
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All Blacks team to play Ireland named.

The All Blacks match v Ireland will see All Blacks captain Richie McCaw and fullback Mils Muliaina play their 93rd Tests becoming the most capped All Blacks of all time, after equalling former All Blacks captain Sean Fitzpatrick's record last weekend against Scotland.
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Preview: Ireland v New Zealand

Ireland face a battle with their confidence after coming off a string of defeats when lining up against the All Blacks in Dublin on Sunday (NZT).
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O'Driscoll pleased ahead of All Blacks

Brian O'Driscoll is pleased Ireland will enter Saturday's clash with New Zealand with a much-needed victory in the bank.
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O'Driscoll's touch has not diminished

All Blacks assistant coach Wayne Smith is not joining the chorus who think ace Irish centre Brian O'Driscoll's skills may be fading.
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Thorn still in doubt for Irish Test

Brad Thorn must pass a fitness test on a tight hamstring in order to play the 50th Test of his All Blacks career against Ireland on Sunday (6.15am NZT).
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Second chance for beaten Irish

Declan Kidney admits his desire to give the team that lost to South Africa a chance at redemption compelled their recall against New Zealand.
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Staunch Irish stretch All Blacks

Lock Anthony Boric's try on the cusp of halftime gave the All Blacks a 19-13 lead at halftime over Ireland at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Sunday (NZT)
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