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Irish match will have extra edge, says All Blacks' captain McCaw

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New Zealand captain Richie McCaw has said there will be an extra edge surrounding the world champions' final Test of 2013, against Ireland in Dublin on Sunday, as the All Blacks look to make history. 

New Zealand's Ritchie McCaw wins the ball in a line-out during their rugby union Test match against England, at Twickenham stadium in southwest London, on November 16, 2013

They will attempt to become the first major international side of rugby union's professional era to win all their matches in a calendar year, although the 32-year-old flanker knows that the thought of winning 14 Tests out of 14 cannot override their performance on the pitch.

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