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Robertson coached barbarians too good for All Blacks XV beating them 35-31

Robertson coached barbarians too good for All Blacks XV beating them 35-31

By Alipate Narawa
Monday 14/11/2022
[Photo: Stuff.co]

Unwanted by the All Blacks, Crusaders coach Scott Robertson has one over them - technically.

The Robertson-coached Barbarians beat the All Blacks XV 35-31 today in London running in five tries at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

The Barbarians were leading at half-time 14-17

The All Blacks XV were outplayed across the park, trailing 35-24 until a Bailyn Sullivan try with eight minutes to play made it a tight finish.

Tries: Barbarians 35 (Zac Mercer, Lekima Tagitagivalu, Joe Marchant, Teddy Thomas, Rhys Webb ; Antoine Hastoy 4 con; Ihaia West con)

All Blacks XV 31 (Bryce Heem, Josh Dickson, Alex Nankivell, Shaun Stevenson, Bailyn Sullivan tries; Damian McKenzie 3 con). HT: 21-17

Source: Stuff.co

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