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New Zealand
6 - 9
British & Irish Lions
19th September 1959
Eden Park
British & Irish Lions Tour
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
29/8/59NZ22 - 8Lions
15/8/59NZ11 - 8Lions
18/7/59NZ18 - 17Lions
Captain
New Zealand
Wilson James Whineray
DOB10th Jul 1935
Caps3
Points0
Debut18th July 1959
Top overall performers in this fixture
Frank Mitchinson5 Tries
Allan Hewson46 Points
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played15
Wins12
Losses1
Draws2
Average Pts Per Game14
Biggest Win29 - 0
Heaviest Defeat3 - 6
Champions0
New Zealand 6 - 9 British & Irish Lions
Saturday 19th September 1959
Eden Park, Auckland   Att: 60,000
Referee: Pat Murphy
Head to head
Overall Stats
Played15
Wins12
Losses1
Draws2
Tries44
Conversions15
Penalties12
Drop Goals4
Points211
Avg. Age79
Overall Stats
Played15
Wins1
Losses12
Draws2
Tries18
Conversions10
Penalties8
Drop Goals0
Points98
Avg. Age79
 
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
12/9/59North Auckland13 - 35Lions
9/9/59Bay Of Plenty/Thames24 - 26Lions
5/9/59New Zealand Maori6 - 12Lions
Captain
Ronnie Dawson
Alfred Ronald Dawson
DOB5th Jun 1932
Caps16
Points6
Debut23rd May 1959
Top overall performers in this fixture
Carl Aarvold3 Tries
Gavin Hastings38 Points
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played344
Wins250
Losses74
Draws20
Average Pts Per Game15
Biggest Win71 - 3
Heaviest Defeat0 - 29
Champions0
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