All Blacks star Beauden Barrett put in a man of the match performance in what was his 100th Test against Wales in Cardiff on Saturday.
Barrett scored twice as the All Blacks ran out comfortable 54-16 winners.
The tries were Barrett’s 38th and 39th in the famed black jersey and lifted the 30-year-old clear of the late, great Jonah Lomu and into a tie for sixth-place in the all-time New Zealand try-scorers list with Ben Smith.
With three Tests to come on the team’s northern hemisphere tour – against Italy, Ireland and France – Beauden Barrett, who became the 11th All Black to reach 100 Test caps, will be looking to close in on fifth-placed Jeff Wilson (44 tries) by the end of the year.
In addition to his 39 tries, Beauden Barrett has also kicked 164 conversions, 58 penalties and two drop goals in his international career to date.
TOP 10 ALL-TIME ALL BLACKS TRY SCORERS:
1. Doug Howlett: 49 (62 Tests)
T2. Julian Savea: 46 (54)
T2. Christian Cullen: 46 (58)
4. Joe Rokocoko: 46 (68)
5. Jeff Wilson: 44 (60)
T6. Ben Smith: 39 (84)
T6. Beauden Barrett: 39 (100)
8. Jonah Lomu: 37 (63)
9. Tana Umaga: 36 (74)
10. Sir John Kirwan: 35 (63)