Test preparations begin

Roger Tuivasa-Sheck is tackled by Jordie Barrett as Caleb Clarke (left) and Dalton Papalii come across in support.

The All Blacks began preparations yesterday in Kerikeri for their upcoming three-test series against Ireland.

The team marked Matariki in Waitangi on Thursday, before turning its attention back to the rugby field.

The test series begins on July 2, Dunedin set to host the second test a week later.

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