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New Zealand secure spot in Rubgy World Cup Final


New Zealand secure spot in Rubgy World Cup Final


New Zealand have made it into the final of the Rugby World Cup for a record fourth time after beating South Africa 20-18 at rain-soaked Twickenham.

It wasn’t all plain sailing for the All Blacks – they trailed by five points at half-time despite a Jerome Kaino’s early try. Four goal-kicks taken by Handre Pollard of the Springboks put the score at 12-7.

After the break, the tension built in the stadium with the defending champions New Zealand racing ahead to take a five-point-lead.

Even the efforts of Pat Lambie who put the South Africans within less than a score of the All Blacks.

New Zealand’s vast experience was too much and they held on until the final whistle to win 20-18.

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