Rugby World Cup : LIVE blog with Megan Whelan - @meganjwhelan
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New Zealand's most experienced side ever will take on Argentina on Monday in their quest to become the first side to win back-to-back World Cups.
The All Blacks coach Steve Hansen says he doesn't think the heavy reliance on the Television Match Official in the early Rugby World Cup games is a trend that will continue.
New Zealand will field the most experienced XV in international history when they start their Rugby World Cup defence against Pool C rivals Argentina.
The Argentina Coach Daniel Hourcade says he sees a weakness in New Zealand's maul and will exploit it when the two nations clash in the Rugby World Cup.
The All Blacks have named their strongest possible starting side for their first Rugby World Cup match against Argentina at Wembley on Monday.
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