Tip Ireland - New Zealand
It's not that New Zealand totally dominated the recent Rugby Championship but they managed to compile more points than the other three nations put together. Six games home and away against Australia, South Africa and Argentina resulted in six straight wins with a points difference of 178. Total domination and that should continue on Saturday.. They face Ireland a side they have played 28 times and never lost to. In all they have won 27 and drawn one back in 1973. Since that draw there have been 22 wins in a row for the All-Blacks This match takes place in the USA so not even home advantage to give the Irish side a chance. New Zealand can get the win on a -20.5 handicap.
Key points Ireland - New Zealand
Ireland have never beaten New Zealand.
The All-Blacks are in total dominant form and won the recent Rugby Championship winning all six games.
New Zealand have won 18 tests in a row.
Conclusion Ireland - New Zealand
The All-Blacks are on a record run at present and are by far the best team in the world. They can get another win here so tip them on a -20.5 handicap.
Ireland New Zealand Prediction published on January 26, 2018