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One of rugby's most enduring and engaging debates is the coaches' use of the bench. At its best, a good reserves' bench will add punch and energy to a team; at its worst, the emptying of the bench can look like a cynical exercise in boosting individual player's test caps.
The All Blacks are acutely aware the Pumas are tougher to beat in New Zealand than in Argentina. Conrad Smith, for one, has respected the Pumas from the time they gave the All Blacks a shake-up in the quarter-final of Rugby World Cup 2011.