PHOTOS: 8 Great Bledisloe Cup moments

It's one of the most celebrated rivalries in world sport.

The Bledisloe Cup has been fought over between the All Blacks and the Wallabies since 1932.

Each side has had their periods of ascendancy, with the All Blacks ahead by 43 titles to 12. 

However, the Wallabies had 5 straight years of victory as recently as 1998 - 2002. 

Matches in the Bledisloe Cup can become those that define a rugby player's career - showing the significance of the rivalry between two great rugby nations. 

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