17 Oct '11, 2am

All Blacks in sight of coveted Rugby World Cup

All Blacks in sight of coveted Rugby World Cup

New Zealand was at peace with itself on Monday after the All Blacks savaged Australia to power into a World Cup final where they will start as overwhelming favourites against France. -- PHOTO: AP AUCKLAND (AFP) - New Zealand was at peace with itself on Monday after the All Blacks savaged Australia to power into a World Cup final where they will start as overwhelming favourites against France. This rugby-obsessed nation was on edge ahead of Sunday's semi-final, fretting over 24 years without the Webb Ellis Cup and concerns regarding the fitness of hero captain Richie McCaw. But the All Blacks swept away any doubts with a masterful 20-6 defeat of the Wallabies to set-up what will be a re-match of the inaugural World Cup final this coming Sunday which, then as now, was staged at Eden Park. The All Blacks were too strong for France in 1987, winning 29-9, and have given every i...

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