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All Blacks inflict record Rugby World Cup defeat on Ireland, face England in semis

A sensational performance from New Zealand kept them firmly on course for a third successive Rugby World Cup crown.

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Understanding the All Blacks' supreme success

The All Blacks are a global sporting powerhouse with a winning record that sits just under 80% over the past 100 years. But how has that success been achieved, and what sets this team apart in not just rugby but world sport in its entirety?

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Frustration, hope and 2027: RWC lessons for U.S. Rugby

Another winless campaign had its setbacks, but there is a template for U.S. rugby success being laid down by Japan.

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