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Steve Hansen says that New Zealand’s character has been tested following their World Cup defeat against England.

The All Blacks’ World Cup campaign will end on Friday – 24 hours earlier than many expected – when they face Wales in the bronze medal match.

That result sent New Zealand to Tokyo, rather than contesting a third successive World Cup final in Yokohama on Saturday.

“The most important thing we can do this week is play at the highest standard we can play, to coach to the highest standard you can coach or being the best manager you can be,” Hansen said.

“Doing that, we show ourselves and our team-mates and our country that we’ve got some character.

“It’s easy to have character when you are winning all the time, because it’s not tested. Our character has been tested this week.

“The most important thing we can do now is show that if your character is tested, you can stand up to it.

“That’s the greatest success we can take out of this tournament. It’s the greatest success we can show young people in New Zealand who want to be aspiring All Blacks or aspiring anything. You’ve got to have character.”

Hansen has made made seven changes to the team beaten by semi-final opponents England, with Ben Smith, Rieko Ioane, Ryan Crotty, Sonny Bill Williams, Dane Coles, S

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