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The new England jersey features the Victoria Cross across the chest.

The England Rugby Football Union has apologised after being criticised for replicating the Victoria Cross - the medal for military bravery - on the new team shirts.

McCaw wouldn't have been able to get through 80mins with a broken rib without the masking powers of adrenaline. Photo / Getty Images

Rugby: McCaw's magic formula

The All Blacks - NZ rugby, in fact - owes a fair bit to the power of adrenaline. Incredible stuff, it more than played its part in the recent clean sweep of England.