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All Blacks bring World Cup to Jerry Collins' grave to mark his birthday

Carter, Kaino, Nonu, Williams and Messam took a special guest to Porirua.

THE ALL BLACKS touched down as World Champions yesterday, the day Jerry Collins would have turned 35.

Collins was killed in a car crash in France in June, but his former team-mates have made sure to keep his memory alive.

This morning, these five World Champions took the William Webb Ellis Cup to Collins’ grave in Porirua, just north of Wellington.

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Dan Carter posted the above image of himself, Jerome Kaino, Sonny Bill Williams, Ma’a Nonu and Liam Messam on Instagram this morning.

Good to share this one with the brother. Love you, JC.”

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