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All Blacks fullback Damian McKenzie.
Rugby Championship test match rugby union. New Zealand All Blacks v Argentina Los Pumas, Yarrow Stadium, New Plymouth. New Zealand. Saturday 9 September 2017. © Copyright photo: Andrew Cornaga / www.Photosport.nz

Video: Steve Hansen says Argentina Test 'could be an opportunity' for Damian McKenzie at first-five

The youngster has only played at fullback for the All Blacks this season.

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Steve Hansen intended to give the star first-five a week off, before Lima Sopoaga's withdrawal.

'He's happy as a sand-boy' – Beauden Barrett ready after last minute All Blacks call up

Hansen intended to give Barrett a week off, before Lima Sopoaga's withdrawal.

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David Havilis during Crusaders training at Rugby Park, Christchurch, New Zealand, 29 May 2017.Copyright photo: John Davidson / www.photosport.nz

'He's a confident young man' – Steve Hansen talks up David Havili ahead of possible All Blacks debut

The Crusaders' star could be in line for his first international cap against Argentina.

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The first-five will travel to Argentina after Lima Sopoaga's withdrawal from the squad.

Beauden Barrett jokes All Blacks resting 'too good to be true' after emergency Argentina call up

The first-five will travel to Argentina after Lima Sopoaga's withdrawal from the squad.

November 12 2016 - Rome, Italy
Rugby test match Italy v New Zealand at Olimpico Stadium
In the photo Lima Sopoaga (A) 
Photo Matteo Ciambelli / Photosport

Lima Sopoaga to miss All Blacks' Argentina trip, Beauden Barrett recalled

Sopoaga will remain in New Zealand for the birth of his first child.

British and Irish Lions flanker Sean O'Brien

Lions flanker says team would have 'comfortably' won All Blacks series if not for Gatland's over-training

"With the squad we had, we probably should have beat them. 100%," Sean O'Brien said.

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The flanker was sent home for personal reasons before the first Bledisloe Cup Test last month.

Kaino, Todd return in All Blacks squad to face Argentina - Beauden Barrett, Retallick and Whitelock rested

Patrick Tuipulotu also makes his return in Steve Hansen's 28-man squad for the trip to Buenos Aires.

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The All Blacks' coach was thrilled by the 57-0 result in Albany.

'It's pretty hard to stay at that peak' - Sam Cane urges All Blacks to keep focus

The flanker says his side still have to improve after the 57-0 win over South Africa.

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Barrett filled in out of position after the early injury to Liam Squire.

All Blacks coach sings praises of Scott Barrett: 'He just got chucked out there and performed'

Barrett filled in out of position after the early injury to Liam Squire.

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The All Blacks star limped off injured in the win over Argentina last week.

'He'll be out for the rest of the year' – 2017 over for Israel Dagg says Steve Hansen

The All Blacks star limped off injured in the win over Argentina last week.

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The All Blacks' coach was thrilled by the 57-0 result in Albany.

'It's right up there' – Steve Hansen says Springboks mauling one of his best

The All Blacks coach was thrilled by the 57-0 result in Albany.

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All Blacks coach Steve Hansen had the people at the media press conference laughing after urging reporters to write, "be Barrett… Taranaki."

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen had the people at the media press conference laughing after urging reporters to write, "be Barrett… Taranaki."

'Well go there son don't be frightened' - Hansen gives reporter stick, praises Beauden Barrett's performance

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The defence coach was proud of his team after the 57-0 win over South Africa.

'We were brutal today' – Wayne Smith beams after All Blacks' defensive shutout

The defence coach was proud of his team after the 57-0 win over South Africa.

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The Breakfast presenter had good seats to see last night's pitch invader in action.

Watch: 'So North Shore' – Hilary Barry captures streaker at All Blacks v Springboks

The Breakfast presenter had good seats to see last night's pitch invader in action.

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The All Blacks halfback was humble and played down his efforts in setting up the first try against the Springboks in Albany.

'It's our biggest challenge' - Aaron Smith thrilled after epic performance against Springboks

The All Blacks' halfback shone in the 57-0 win over South Africa in Albany.

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All Blacks coach Steve Hansen had the people at the media press conference laughing after urging reporters to write, "be Barrett… Taranaki."

'Well go there son don't be frightened' - Hansen gives reporter stick, praises Beauden Barrett's performance

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen had the media staff laughing after his suggestions to reporters on what to write: "be Barrett… Taranaki."

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The All Blacks halfback was humble and played down his efforts in setting up the first try against the Springboks in Albany.

'I was just praying it wasn't going to bounce out' - Aaron Smith on linking up with Rieko Ioane for first ABs try

Smith played down his efforts in setting up the first try against the Springboks in Albany.

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Hansen said that the coaching staff are chuffed with their side’s 57-0 win over South Africa in Albany.

'We're very proud of it' - All Blacks coach Steve Hansen on huge win over Boks

Hansen said he was chuffed with his side’s 57-0 win over South Africa in Albany.

Relentless All Blacks record crushing win over Springboks after sensational attacking onslaught

The All Blacks thrashed the Springboks at QBE Stadium 57-0 in Albany.

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The All Blacks' assistant coach joked about his star first-five's form against Argentina.

All Blacks to utilise deep-lying attack to combat rush defence against Springboks

Teams have shut down the All Blacks high-tempo attack in 2017.

Kieran Read, Sam Whitelock and Sam Cane.
New Zealand All Blacks v British and Irish Lions. 1st Rugby union test match. Eden Park, Auckland, New Zealand, Saturday 24 June 2017. © Copyright photo: Andrew Cornaga / www.Photosport.nz

Kieran Read reassures ABs newbies ahead of Springboks showdown

Injuries, sabbaticals and absences have forced the world champions to dig deep into their reserve of players ahead of this weekend's match.

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Kieran Read said the NZ team are on the "upward trend" as they prepare for South Africa in Albany on Saturday.

'We can't just turn up' - All Blacks skipper on Springboks challenge

Kieran Read said the NZ team are on the "upward trend" as they prepare for South Africa in Albany on Saturday.

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