'Beneath the Black' doco sheds light on NZ rugby obsession

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Sunday, 22 October 2017, 9:58AM
Why does NZ keep producing the best rugby players? (Image / Getty Images)

It's been another year in which the rugby has had a hold over the country, with the Lions Tour and another Bledisloe victory - even after last night's loss. 

James Gemmell is a rugby presenter with SKY in the UK, and he's made a documentary about New Zealand's rugby obsession called 'Beneath the Black'.

He joined Andrew Dickens to talk about rugby in the Northern Hemisphere, why he made this film and how little New Zealand keeps producing the best team in the world. 

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