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Watch New Zealand v France quarter-final live on ITV

Fly-half Dan Carter on the run for the All Blacks.

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Watch full coverage of the second quarter-final from the Millennium Stadium live on ITV on Saturday evening (after South Africa v Wales), as the defending champions New Zealand take on perennial dark horses France in a tantalising rematch of their epic encounter at the same venue in 2007, when the French shocked the world by coming back to win.

Hansen goes on the offensive ahead of France clash

Steve Hansen lit the diplomatic touch paper ahead of New Zealand's World Cup quarter-final with France, dredging up the sinking of the Rainbow Warrior.

All Blacks boss Hansen branded France's Top 14 league "dour", before warning New Zealand that Philippe Saint-Andre's men could still rediscover their missing "flair and physicality".

New Zealand will face France in Cardiff on Saturday night.

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Twitter's reaction to New Zealand v Namibia

The All Blacks stormed to a nine-try victory over 20th ranked Namibia this evening but it didn't stop the underdogs getting over the line once themselves.

People have been taking to Twitter to share what they thought of the match.