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New Zealand captain Sam Cane (Photo by Hannah Peters/Getty Images)
“Anything around the head has ramifications,” said a disconsolate New Zealand captain Sam Cane of his red card for a high tackle that ruled him out of much of the Rugby World Cup final – the problem for many is how referees interpret what is dangerous.
Cane’s red card in the first half for a high tackle on Jesse Kriel was the first time a player has been sent off in the final and proved pivotal in the All Blacks’ heartbreaking 12-11 loss to South Africa on Saturday.
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