When Danes Coles was sent from the field in Sunday morning's victory over England, the All Blacks were reduced to 14 men for the seventh time in 12 tests this year.

And, once again, it didn't seem to faze Steve Hansen's men one bit.

In the 70 minutes the All Blacks have been missing a man this season, they have actually outscored the opposition ... by a lot.

Since the opening three test series against England, the All Blacks have outscored opponents 27-9 while playing with 14 men, including three tries.

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Those "opponents" just happen to be only two sides - England and Australia - who the All Blacks have faced seven times.

The Wallabies managed to outscore the All Blacks twice this season while having an extra man, on both occasions kicking a solo penalty.

Here's the post match reaction from the England and All Blacks' captains and coaches. Whatever it may have looked like, the All Blacks can take a fair amount of pride and satisfaction from their efforts at Twickenham. It's not a fortress, but it is a tough place to win.

The All Blacks have also made it hard on themselves, with six of the seven players sent from the field being forwards, leaving the remaining forwards on the field having to share the grunt work between them.

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All Blacks down to 14 men

v England 24-21 (Twickenham)

Score when Coles sinbinned:

All Blacks 16-14.

10 minutes later:

All Blacks 19-14.

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Score with 14 men:

All Blacks 3-0

v Australia 29-28 (Brisbane)

Score when Tuipulotu sinbinned:

Australia 25-15

10 minutes later:

Australia 25-22

Score with 14 men:

All Blacks 7-0.

v Australia 51-20 (Auckland)

Score when McCaw sinbinned:

All Blacks 6-3

10 minutes later:

All Blacks 9-6

Score with 14 men:

3-3


Score when Franks sinbinned: All Blacks 44-20
Fulltime: All Blacks 51-20
Score with 14 men: All Blacks 7-0.
v Australia 12-12, Sydney

Score when Crockett sinbinned: All Blacks 9-3
10 minutes later: All Blacks 9-6.
Score with 14 men: Australia 3-0.


Brett Phibbs
Score when Barrett sinbinned: All Blacks 12-9
10 minutes later: 12-12 draw
Score with 14 men: Australia 3-0

v England 36-13, Hamilton

Score when Crockett sinbinned:

All Blacks 29-13.

10 minutes later:

All Blacks 36-13

Score with 14 men:

7-0.

POINTS TOTAL: 27-9 (70 minutes)

Extra man advantage

On the other side of the coin, the All Blacks have certainly made the most when they have had an extra man advantage.

Four players have been yellow-carded against the All Blacks this year - once again players from England and Australia.

During those 40 minutes the All Blacks scored five tries and conceded just three points.

Opponents sin-binned
v Australia 51-20 (Auckland)
Rob Simmons yellow carded - 22nd minute
All Blacks increased lead from 9-6 to 23-6.
Score while player in bin: All Blacks 14-0.
v England 36-13 (Hamilton)
Billy Vunipola yellow carded - 20th minute
All Blacks increased lead from 15-6 to 22-6.
Score while player in bin: All Blacks 7-0.
v England 28-27 (Dunedin)
Owen Farrell yellow carded - 58th minute
All Blacks increased lead from 18-13 to 28-13.
Score while player in bin: All Blacks 10-0.
v England 20-15 (Auckland)
Marland Yarde yellow carded - 69th minute
All Blacks increased lead from 12-12 to 20-15.
Score while player in bin: All Blacks 8-3.
TOTAL - 39-3 in 40 minutes.