1981 New Zealand rugby union tour of Romania and France

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1981 New Zealand tour in Romania and France
Type P W D L
Total: 10 7 1 2
Test match: 3 3 0 0
Opp. P W D L
 France 2 2 0 0
 Romania[1] 1 1 0 0
Statistics against Test match opponents

The 1981 New Zealand rugby union tour of Romania and France was a series of ten matches played by the New Zealand national rugby union team (the All Blacks) in Romania and France in October and November 1981. The All Blacks won eight of the ten games, including the international match against Romania and both internationals against France. The only team to defeat the All Blacks was a French regional selection, and the All Blacks were also held to a draw by another regional team.

Matches[edit]

Scores and results list New Zealand's points tally first.
Opposing Team For Against Date Venue
Southern Romania XV 25 9 20 October Constanța
ROMANIA 14 6 24 October Stadionul Național, Bucharest
French Selection 15 13 28 October Strasbourg
French Selection 18 10 31 October Clermont-Ferrand
French Selection 16 18 4 November Grenoble
French Barbarians 28 18 7 November Bayonne
French Selection 6 6 11 November Perpignan
FRANCE 13 9 14 November Stadium Municipal, Toulouse
French Selection 17 13 17 November La Rochelle
FRANCE 18 6 21 November Parc des Princes, Paris

Touring party[edit]

  • Manager: P. Gill
  • Assistant Manager: P. Burke
  • Captain: Graham Mourie

Backs[edit]

Forwards[edit]

References[edit]

Vivian Jenkins, ed. (1982). Rothmans Rugby Yearbook 1982–83. Rothmans Publications Ltd. pp. 59–64. ISBN 0-907-57413-0. 

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ NZRU did not award full international caps