1989 France rugby union tour of New Zealand

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1989 France tour in New Zealand
Type P W D L
Total: 8 4 0 4
Test match: 2 0 0 2
Opp. P W D L
 New Zealand 2 0 0 2
Statistics against Test match opponents

The 1989 France rugby union tour of New Zealand was a series of eight matches played in June and July 1989 by the France national rugby union team in New Zealand. The team won five matches and lost three, including a defeat to provincial teams Southland. France lost both matches of the two-match test series against the New Zealand national rugby union team.


Scores and results list France's points tally first.
Date Opponent Location Result Score
Match 1 7 June Counties Pukekohe Stadium, Pukekohe Won 24–21
Match 2 10 June Manawatu The Showgrounds Oval, Palmerston North Won 28–23
Match 3 13 June Southland Homestead Stadium, Invercargill Lost 7–12
Match 4 17 June NEW ZEALAND Lancaster Park, Christchurch Lost 17–25
Match 5 21 June Seddon Shield Unions' Selection Lansdowne Park, Blenheim Won 39–13
Match 6 24 June Wellington Athletic Park, Wellington Won 24–23
Match 7 27 June Bay of Plenty International Stadium, Rotorua Won 22–18
Match 8 1 July NEW ZEALAND Eden Park, Auckland Lost 20–34

Touring party[edit]

  • Manager:
  • Assistant Manager:
  • Captain:

Full backs[edit]