McCaw says ABs have a job to do

All Blacks skipper Richie McCaw speaks to fans following a parade through the main streets of Apia on Tuesday.

6:50 PM  All Blacks skipper wants troops to match Samoans when it comes to passion in Wednesday's test.

First XV: Players NZ snared

Sonny Bill Williams and Tana Umaga miss out in the midfield in this Samoan All Blacks first XV.

OPINION: No room for Umaga or SBW, revealing the embarrassment of NZ rugby's Samoan talent riches.

All Blacks in traditional dress gallery video

All Blacks captain Richie McCaw and coach Steve Hansen in the team parade on the eve of the Samoa test in Apia.

Samoa rugby fans flock to All Blacks parade, but it's the PM who steals the show with not-so-subtle jibes.

Campbell 'it's bloody magic' video

John Campbell poses with fans outside Apia Park on the eve of the All Blacks test against Samoa.

"I love you John Campbell. You are a good man." Leading voice for All Blacks-Samoa test swamped by fans.

Haka vs Siva Tau - the challenge video

Samoa perform the Siva Tau ahead of their 2011 Rugby World Cup pool match against Wales in Hamilton.

It "stiffens the sinew and summons the blood", so just how will the All Blacks and Samoa pre-test rituals play out?

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