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Saturday Nov 7, 2020

WATCH: The red cards which set up Bledisloe classic in Brisbane

WATCH: The red cards which set up Bledisloe classic in Brisbane

Australia beat the All Blacks in a dramatic final round of the Bledisloe Cup on Sunday after two first half red cards at Suncorp Stadium.

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Red cards for New Zealand prop Ofa Tu’ungafasi and Wallabies back rower Lachlan Swinton were the biggest talking points of the first half with these two similar high tackles:

However while a red card often spoils the flow and competitive nature of a big Test match, both teams played the majority of the game with 14 men and it was a late sin bin for All Blacks lock Scott Barrett which proved pivotal.

The Wallabies went on to win the game 24-22 and there has been a mixed reaction to the red cards from fans and pundits. Full match highlights are available below:

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