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'Looking forward to seeing you and win, lose or draw we'll have a beer afterwards': Steve Hansen sent Eddie Jones text ahead of England vs New Zealand's Rugby World Cup semi-final England booked their place in the World Cup semis after beating Australia 40-16  New Zealand stand in their way of the final after they thumped Ireland 46-14  All Blacks coach Hansen texted Eddie Jones showing respect ahead of the clash He said the Australian England coach had a work ethic that was 'second to none'

By Oli Gamp For Mailonline

Published: 11:34 BST, 20 October 2019 | Updated: 12:20 BST, 20 October 2019

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New Zealand coach Steve Hansen has sent a text to England's Eddie Jones ahead of next week's Rugby World Cup semi-final showdown, offering to go for a drink after the match - no matter the score. 

While the clash between two of the tournament favourites promises to be a heated affair as both sides scrap to reach the final in Yokohama, Hansen says there is no bad blood between he and Jones.

The 60-year-old Kiwi said he had made the goodwill gesture to the Australian because coaches 'go through the same emotions'.

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