History of Rugby Union Matches Between Australia and New Zealand

History Of Rugby Union Matches Between Australia And New Zealand

The first clash in rugby union between Australia and New Zealand took place in a test match on 15 August 1903 in Sydney, New South Wales. On that occasion, the New Zealand won by 22-3.

Since 1931, they have competed for the Bledisloe Cup, named after Lord Bledisloe, who donated the trophy.

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