1928 New Zealand rugby union tour of South Africa

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1928 New Zealand tour in South Africa
Type P W D L
Total: 22 16 1 5
Test match: 3 0 0 3
Opp. P W D L
Union of South Africa South Africa 4 2 0 2
Statistics against Test match opponents

In 1928, the New Zealand national rugby union team (the All Blacks) undertook a three-month tour of South Africa. The series of four Test matches was drawn 2–2 and the overall tour record was sixteen wins, five losses and one draw.

Matches[edit]

Scores and results list New Zealand's points tally first.
Opposing Team For Against Date Venue Status
Wes. Province Country 11 3 30 May 1928 Newlands, Cape Town Tour Match
Cape Town Clubs 3 7 2 June 1928 Newlands, Cape Town Tour Match
Griqualand West 19 10 6 June 1928 de Beer's Stadium, Kimberly Tour Match
Transvaal 0 6 9 June 1928 Ellis Park, Johannesburg Tour Match
Orange Free State 20 0 13 June 1928 Kroonstad Ground, Kroonstad Tour Match
Transvaal 5 0 16 June 1928 Ellis Park, Transvaal Tour Match
Western Transvaal 19 8 20 June 1928 Kruger Park, Potchefstroom Tour Match
Natal 31 3 23 June 1928 Pietermaritzburg Ground, Pietermaritzburg Tour Match
South Africa 0 17 30 June 1928 Durban Test Match
Northern Provinces 18 18 7 July 1928 de Beer's Stadium, Kimberly Tour Match
Rhodesia 44 8 14 July 1928 Bulawayo Athletic Club, Bulawayo Tour Match
South Africa 7 6 21 July 1928 Ellis Park, Johannesburg Test Match
Pretoria Clubs 13 6 25 July 1928 Eastern Sports Ground, Pretoria Tour Match
Orange Free State 15 11 28 July 1928 Ramblers' Cricket Ground, Bloemfontein Tour Match
North-Eastern Districts 27 0 1 August 1928 Burghersdorp Ground, Burgersdorp Tour Match
Border 22 3 4 August 1928 Recreation Ground, East London Tour Match
Border 35 3 8 August 1928 Victoria Grounds, King William's Town Tour Match
Eastern Province 16 3 11 August 1928 Port Elizabeth Tour Match
South Africa 6 11 18 August 1928 Port Elizabeth Test Match
South-Western Districts 12 6 22 August 1928 Oudtshoorn Ground, Oudtshoorn Tour Match
Western Province 3 10 25 August 1928 Newlands, Cape Town Tour Match
South Africa 13 5 1 September 1928 Newlands, Cape Town Test Match

Touring party[edit]

  • Manager:
  • Assistant Manager:
  • Captain:Maurice Brownlie (Hawke's Bay)

Full Back[edit]

H.T.Lilburne (Canterbury)

Three-Quarters[edit]

B.A.Grenside (Hawke's Bay) A.C. Robilliard (Canterbury) C.A. Rushbrook Wellington) F.W.Lucas (Auckland) S.R.Carleton (Canterbury)

Half-Backs[edit]

Forwards[edit]

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