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Stuffy

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Jack Nowell grabs the No23 shirt for the second test against New Zealand. Not too happy with Alun Wyn Jones in the second row but by and large a good looking team.

If Gatling uses his bench this time expect Jack to dot the ball down for the winning try.
 

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After this weekends developments I fully expect New Zealand to win the series 3-0.
Whereas my optimism was rewarded with a drawn series. If I may voice an ever so slight criticism of Warren Gatling, I do wish he would use his bench much earlier as did the All Blacks.
 

Billy The Fish

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Excellent series but curiously the draw meant 30 players ( plus subs) left the pitch unhappy.
 

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Excellent series but curiously the draw meant 30 players ( plus subs) left the pitch unhappy.
It was very strange. Any 'cup' competition, knockout or best of, should always end with a winner.

Extra time or sudden death, either option is preferable to the anti-climax of a drawn series, and I reckon the players would agree.
 
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