New Zealand 49-14 France: Rieko Ioane scores hat-trick as All Blacks win collection 3-0
|Third Check: New Zealand v France|
|New Zealand (21) 49|
|Tries: Smith, Todd, Mckenzie (2), Ioane (3) Cons: McKenzie 7|
|France (14) 14|
|Tries: Serin, Fofana Cons: Belleau (2)|
Rieko Ioane scored a hat-trick of tries as New Zealand wrapped up a 3-Zero collection win over France by beating them 49-14 within the third and closing Check.
The primary half was intently contested with the All Blacks taking a 21-14 lead into half-time in Dunedin, however France failed to attain after the break.
Ioane scored a second-half hat-trick, whereas Damian McKenzie, Ben Smith and Matt Todd additionally crossed for the hosts.
France’s tries got here from Baptiste Serin and Wesley Fofana.
The vacationers misplaced 52-11 within the first Check and 26-13 within the second as additionally they misplaced the ultimate match towards a much-changed New Zealand.
All Blacks fly-half McKenzie scored two tries and kicked seven out of seven conversions.
“We have been tight within the first half however within the second half the All Blacks elevated the tempo of the sport and so they scored quite a lot of tries,” mentioned Serin.
“We tried to run the ball lots as nicely, however we uncovered ourselves to the counter-attack and that is one thing we have to work on.”