Ben Smith Former All Blacks captain Richie McCaw: Wallabies test at Eden Park an opportunity for All Blacks

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Tonight’s Bledisloe Cup decider is an opportunity for the embattled All Blacks to turn things around and show everyone how good they are, champion former All Blacks captain Richie McCaw says.

Six weeks out from the Rugby World Cup in Japan, the current world champions were embarrassed by a 47-26 thrashing from the Wallabies in Perth a week ago, a result which followed an earlier narrow win over Argentina and a draw against South Africa.

But at Eden Park tonight the side have a shot at redemption, when they again face Australia.

McCaw, speaking during an event at North Harbour Marist Rugby Club this afternoon, said he was looking forward to tonight.

“I’m excited by it … you have tough times like [Perth], and it’s probably disappointing from New Zealand’s point of view.”

But there was also a positive — it gave the team a chance

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