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Player ratings: Miles ahead

A massive first half performance, where they punished the Wallabies for every small error, laid the platform for a match that was over as a contest by half-time. The All Blacks' execution on attack and discipline on defence has sent out a clear message to the rest of the teams.

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Tauriq Ebrahim rates the All Blacks players!

15 Israel Dagg

His stellar performance was brilliant to watch, even when he had his pants pulled down to flash the world.

8/10

14 Ben Smith

May have seemed to be a bit quite but performed well when called upon.

7/10

13 Malakai Fekitoa

Strong carries once again and a major defensive impact.

7/10

12 Ryan Crotty

Any doubt about his ability to wear the No.12 jersey has been put to bed after breaking the gain line with each carry.

7/10

11 Waisake Naholo

Minimal chances to make an impact but he took any opportunity that came his way. Pity he hobbled off the field just before the break.

7/10

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10 Beauden Barrett

Is there anything this guy can't do?

9/10

9 Aaron Smith

No flyhalf can standout without crisp service and Smith provided just that.

8/10

8 Kieran Read

The yellow card was the only blemish on what was an outstanding individual performance from the best No.8 in the world.

7/10

7 Sam Cane

Went about his business in a subdued manner by his usually busy standard.

6/10

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6 Jerome Kaino

Another player who is thriving on confidence and seems as though he can do no wrong.

8/10

5 Sam Whitelock

Worked well with his lock partner while being a monster on defence.

7/10

4 Brodie Retallick

Need line-out balls to be stolen? Call Brodie

7/10

3 Owen Franks

Set a good platform on defence and showed plenty of strength in the contact area.

7/10

2 Codie Taylor

Left the field early after receiving a knock to the head. Not enough time to be rated

1 Wyatt Crockett

Got the better of his opponent at the set-pieces while executing the basics properly.

6/10

Replacements:

16 Dane Coles (on for Taylor, 2nd min)

You would never have thought he was carrying a rib injury.

7/10

17 Kane Hames (on for Crockett, 57th min)

All he needed to do was the basics as the foundation had been set.

6/10

18 Charlie Faumuina (on for Franks, 45th min)

Never quite had the impact he would have liked.

5/10

19 Liam Squire (on for Kaino, 58th min)

Would have enjoyed his brief run about after throwing in some hard tackles and decent carries.

6/10

20 Ardie Savea (on for Cane, 63rd min)

It seemed like a gentle Sunday league game for the usually flamboyant flank.

6/10

21 TJ Perenara (on for A Smith, 67th min)

Never had much to do as he slowed things down considerably as a result of the game being a forgone conclusion.

5/10

22 Aaron Cruden (on for Crotty, 40th min)

Played a bit within himself but made some good runs.

6/10

23 Julian Savea (on for Naholo, 49th min)

Will be happy that he got a chance to regain some form after some big carries.

7/10

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