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South Africa backup center Damian de Allende was sent off for a late, high charge on Sopoaga that set up that crucial penalty with four minutes to play.

Whitelock, Cane, Squire and Crotty all slotted back into the starting lineup for tomorrow's clash in Cape Town, with the team essentially the same one that destroyed the Springboks 57-0 in Auckland last month.

"I'd say that affected the tackle count too because we made a hell of a lot of them so I'm not sure why we didn't kick it out, but we'll talk about that come another day".

South Africa fired back with a try five minutes later through flanker Jean-Luc du Preez but just when you think the All Blacks are on the back foot, they create something out of nothing and score a scintillating try.

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Over 90 minutes (the first half ran to 50 minutes) the Boks were the better team.

Hansen said he expected a backlash from the Springboks, who were heavily criticised by their fans after their record defeat at North Harbour Stadium.

Since winning the World Cup in 2015, New Zealand have amassed 19 wins, one draw and two losses- to the Irish in the USA and the second Lions test in Wellington on July 1. "But I get pleasure whenever we win a test match", Hansen said. We are heading in the right direction.

New Zealand: 15 Damian McKenzie, 14 Nehe Milner-Skudder, 13 Ryan Crotty, 12 Sonny Bill Williams, 11 Rieko Ioane, 10 Beauden Barrett, 9 Aaron Smith; 1 Kane Hames, 2 Dane Coles, 3 Nepo Laulala, 4 Sam Whitelock, 5 Scott Barrett, 6 Liam Squire, 7 Sam Cane, 8 Kieran Read (c).

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But they held on to finish the southern hemisphere championship with a 100 percent success rate for a second successive year.

Coetzee will now switch his focus to South Africa's tour of Europe in November and December, when they play Tests against Ireland, France, Italy and Wales.

"Some of our younger players have not been in that situation before - that when it is tough you have to find a way".

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