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Why this will be the toughest Rugby Championship in years

Each team has made improvements over the past 12 months, which Craig Dowd believes will make this year's Rugby Championship the toughest in years.

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Gregan: All Blacks continue to improve

Wallaby great George Gregan says the most impressive thing about the All Blacks is their continual pursuit of improvement.

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Cane denies dominance killing Bledisloe

All Black Sam Cane says the team's hunger for the Bledisloe Cup is as strong as ever and dominance over the Wallabies hasn't changed that.

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Pocock: Focus on the breakdown

David Pocock says that the Wallabies are preparing for a pivotal battle at the breakdown in the Bledisloe opener.

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Genia: Pocock a huge difference maker

Will Genia emphasizes the impact David Pocock makes not just for the Wallabies on the field, but in their work throughout the week.

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Samu ready to face Super mates

Wallabies backrower Pete Samu can't wait to face his champion Crusaders teammates in the Bledisloe Cup.

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Coach Scott Robertson's epic breakdance celebration

Crusaders Head Coach Scott Robertson has treated fans to a rendition of his signature break dance.

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