Best Photos From New Zealand’s 49-28 Win Over Australia in the Tri Nations

New Zealand didn’t get confused or baffled by the quick Aussie start this Saturday in Melbourne, quickly gaining control of the Tri-Nations match, dominating the Wallabies throughout the entire match and getting their third win in three matches with a convincing 49-28 win in Melbourne. The Wallabies don’t have very long to lick their wounds and bruises, as a visit to Christchurch awaits them in seven days. Here are the best moments from the All-Blacks’ win.

Haka, Gotta Start With The Haka

Familiar Sight – Muliaina Leaping For Another All-Blacks Try

Mils Muiaina was awesome against South Africa and scored New Zealand’s second try against Australia, giving them a lead they never let go of en route to their 49-28 win.

Can’t Be Stopped

Richie McCaw of the All-Blacks putting them 20-11 ahead of Australia, as Wallabie Dean Mumm fails to stop him.

Close Your Eyes, Wish For The Best

Tom Donnelly and Nathan Sharpe colliding jumping in a lineout.

Not This Time

Richie McCaw brought down hard by an Aussie player.

Arms Taste Good

Richie McCaw and the All-Blacks stopping Australia’s Will Genia while McCaw gets a taste of some tatooed friendly arm.

Nose Breaker

All-Black’s Josevata Rokocoko isn’t stopped by two Wallabies and gives David Pocock quite a nose job.

Bruised and Beaten

Rocky Elsom, bleeding and defeated, after the All Blacks ran all over the Aussies in Melbourne.

And to All, a Good Night

Mils Muliaina rapping it up after the 49-28 win. Muliaina scored two tries.