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Julian Savea.

Julian Savea confirms move from NZ to France

He's joining French Top 14 side Toulon at the end of the Super Rugby season.

Cane was in the thick of it on Saturday night.

All Blacks breaking down the breakdown

The tackle ball area has been singled out for focus after two poor outings against France.

Black Ferns (and ref Angus Mabey) get down after training in Auckland.

Black Ferns song-and-dance routine pays dividends

The NZ women's rugby side show slick moves on and off the field.

Gardner hands out the red card.

World Rugby 'cancels' French red card

It's deemed Benjamin Fall was unjustly sent off in the second test against the All Blacks.

The Baby Blacks crumble in bronze medal match against South Africa.

NZ finish fourth at U20s

The 'Baby Blacks' crumbled in the bronze-medal match against South Africa.

Hourcade took over as coach in 2013 and led Argentina to the 2015 World Cup semi-finals.

Pumas rugby coach Hourcade resigns

Hourcade took over in 2013 and led Argentina to the 2015 World Cup semis.

Mo'unga looks set to make his All Blacks debut in the third test against France.

Mo'unga poised for All Blacks test debut

Beauden Barrett has all but been ruled out of the third French test.

Hooker Joe Taufete'e was among the USA try scorers in their win over Scotland.

Scotland embarrassed by USA

They became the first tier one nation to lose a rugby test to the 'Eagles'.

Jones' England have now lost five tests on the bounce.

England boss Eddie Jones feeling the heat

British rugby scribes have launched into the under-fire coach.

Hurricanes hooker Ricky Riccitelli has been brought in as cover for Nathan Harris.

Riccitelli gets All Blacks chance

The Hurricanes hooker has replaced Nathan Harris.

A series was won but questions remain about this current All Blacks team.

All Blacks a team in trouble?

Brad Lewis looks at three things we learned from the fumbling victory over France.

The loose forward was sent off for choking Argentina's Nicolas Sanchez in Santa Fe.

Moriarty red taints Wales' unbeaten tour

The loose forward was sent off for choking Argentina's Nicolas Sanchez in Santa Fe.

Jordie Barrett said seeing Beauden tumble was 'scary'.

Jordie Barrett's 'scary' moment

The All Blacks fullback was worried for his big brother after his mid-air collision.

France played the majority of the game with 14 men after Benjamin Fall was sent packing.

Red card questioned by French coach Brunel

France played the majority of the game with 14 men after Benjamin Fall was sent packing.

Germany first-five Raynor Parkinson.

Germany set up World Cup playoff with Samoa

The winner will qualify for pool A at next year's Rugby World Cup in Japan.

Newshub sports producer Brad Lewis breaks down the All Blacks' performance in Wellington.

All Blacks player ratings

Newshub sports producer Brad Lewis breaks down the All Blacks' performance in Wellington.

South Africa moves to third in the world ranking.

England lose fifth test match in a row

It is the first time since 2014 England have lost five test matches in a row.

The Wallabies' hopes of a test series win over Ireland will go down to the wire.

Wallabies downed by relentless Ireland

The Wallabies' hopes of a test series win over Ireland will go down to the wire.

French fullback Ben Fall as shown a straight red card.

Hansen sees red after controversial card

The All Blacks coach has called for the laws to be changed.

French fullback Ben Fall was shown a red card for colliding with Beauden Barrett in the air.

All Blacks battle past fighting French

New Zealand have wrapped up the series, but not without more controversy.