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The British

& Irish Lions

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New Zealand
22 - 8
British & Irish Lions
29th August 1959
Lancaster Park
British & Irish Lions Tour
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
15/8/59NZ11 - 8Lions
18/7/59NZ18 - 17Lions
29/7/50NZ11 - 8Lions
Captain
New Zealand
Wilson James Whineray
DOB10th Jul 1935
Caps2
Points0
Debut18th July 1959
Top overall performers in this fixture
Frank Mitchinson5 Tries
Allan Hewson46 Points
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played14
Wins11
Losses1
Draws2
Average Pts Per Game14
Biggest Win29 - 0
Heaviest Defeat3 - 6
Champions0
New Zealand 22 - 8 British & Irish Lions
Saturday 29th August 1959
Lancaster Park, Christchurch   Att: 57,000
Referee: Cecil Gillies
Head to head
Overall Stats
Played14
Wins11
Losses1
Draws2
Tries40
Conversions13
Penalties11
Drop Goals3
Points189
Avg. Age79
Overall Stats
Played14
Wins1
Losses11
Draws2
Tries17
Conversions9
Penalties7
Drop Goals0
Points90
Avg. Age81
 
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
25/8/59Wairarapa/Bush11 - 37Lions
22/8/59Waikato0 - 14Lions
19/8/59King Country/Countie5 - 25Lions
Captain
Ronnie Dawson
Alfred Ronald Dawson
DOB5th Jun 1932
Caps14
Points6
Debut23rd May 1959
Top overall performers in this fixture
Carl Aarvold3 Tries
Gavin Hastings38 Points
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played339
Wins246
Losses73
Draws20
Average Pts Per Game15
Biggest Win71 - 3
Heaviest Defeat0 - 29
Champions0