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Southland
6 - 11
British & Irish Lions
11th July 1959
Rugby Park
British & Irish Lions Tour
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
23/5/50Southland11 - 0Lions
25/6/30Southland3 - 9Lions
3/6/08Southland8 - 14Lions
Captain
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William Roberts Archer
DOB19th Sep 1930
Caps0
Points0
Top overall performers in this fixture
Colin Hay1 Tries
Brian McKechnie15 Points
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played3
Wins1
Losses2
Draws0
Average Pts Per Game7
Biggest Win11 - 0
Heaviest Defeat8 - 14
Champions0
Southland 6 - 11 British & Irish Lions
Saturday 11th July 1959
Rugby Park, Invercargill, NZ   Att: 22,150
Referee: RW Phizacklea
Head to head
Overall Stats
Played3
Wins1
Losses2
Draws0
Tries3
Conversions2
Penalties2
Drop Goals1
Points22
Avg. Age87
Overall Stats
Played3
Wins2
Losses1
Draws0
Tries4
Conversions2
Penalties1
Drop Goals1
Points23
Avg. Age80
 
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
8/7/59S/Mid Canterbury/Nor11 - 21Lions
4/7/59Otago26 - 8Lions
1/7/59NZ Universities13 - 25Lions
Captain
Ronnie Dawson
Alfred Ronald Dawson
DOB5th Jun 1932
Caps8
Points6
Debut23rd May 1959
Top overall performers in this fixture
Alistair Biggar2 Tries
Gavin Hastings16 Points
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played326
Wins236
Losses70
Draws20
Average Pts Per Game15
Biggest Win71 - 3
Heaviest Defeat0 - 29
Champions0