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Watch: Everyone is talking about Julian Savea after this stunning performance

New Zealand secured a comprehensive 62-13 victory over France in last night’s Rugby World Cup quarter-final.

Source: World Rugby/YouTube

ALL BLACK WING Julian Savea was the name on most people’s lips after New Zealand earned an emphatic 62-13 victory over France in last night’s Rugby World Cup quarter-final.

The 25-year-old registered a hat-trick of tries, playing an influential role in the impressive win.

Savea drew comparisons to All-Black legend Jonah Lomu, though the current star modestly played down these parallels.

https://vine.co/v/e9qrlz1vM35

Let’s watch that one more time…

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