2008 Ireland rugby union tour of New Zealand and Australia

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2008 Ireland tour in New Zealand and Australia
Type P W D L
Total: 2 0 0 2
Test match: 2 0 0 2
Opp. P W D L
 New Zealand 1 0 0 1
 Australia 1 0 0 1
Statistics against Test match opponents

The 2008 Ireland rugby union tour of New Zealand and Australia was a series of matches played in June 2008 in New Zealand and Australia by Ireland national rugby union team.

Matches[edit]

Saturday 7 June 2008
New Zealand  21–11 Ireland 
Try: Sivivatu 14' m
Nonu 61' c
Con: Carter
Pen: Carter (3)
report Try: P. Wallace 21' m
Pen: O'Gara (2)
Westpac Stadium, Wellington
Attendance: 33,743
Referee: England Chris White
South Africa Wales
Mils Muliaina FB 15 FB Rob Kearney
Anthony Tuitavake W 14 W Shane Horgan
Conrad Smith C 13 C Brian O'Driscoll (capt.)
Ma'a Nonu C 12 C Paddy Wallace
Sitiveni Sivivatu W 11 W Tommy Bowe
Dan Carter FH 10 FH Ronan O'Gara
Andy Ellis SH 9 SH Eoin Reddan
Jerome Kaino N8 8 N8 Jamie Heaslip
(capt.) Richie McCaw F 7 F David Wallace
Rodney So'oialo F 6 F Denis Leamy
Ali Williams L 5 L Paul O'Connell
Brad Thorn L 4 L Donncha O'Callaghan
John Afoa P 3 P John Hayes
Andrew Hore H 2 H Jerry Flannery
Neemia Tialata P 1 P Marcus Horan
Replacements
Substituted in Keven Mealamu H 16 H Rory Best Substituted in
Substituted in John Schwalger P 17 P Tony Buckley Substituted in
Anthony Boric 18 Mick O'Driscoll
Substituted in Adam Thomson F 19 N8 Shane Jennings Substituted in
Jimmy Cowan 20 SH Peter Stringer Substituted in
Stephen Donald 21 FB Geordan Murphy Substituted in
Substituted in Leon MacDonald P 22 Girvan Dempsey
Coaches
New Zealand Graham Henry Declan Kidney Ireland
Saturday 14 June 2008
Australia  18–12 Ireland 
Try: Barnes 6' m
Horwill 21' c
Con: Giteau
Pen: Giteau (2)
report Try: Leamy 15' c
O'Driscoll 62' m
Con: O'Gara
Telstra Dome, Melbourne
Attendance: 41,700
Referee: France Christophe Berdos
South Africa Wales
Cameron Shepherd FB 15 FB Rob Kearney
Peter Hynes W 14 W Shane Horgan Substituted off 59'
(capt.) Stirling Mortlock C 13 C Brian O'Driscoll (capt.) Substituted off 71'
Berrick Barnes C 12 C Paddy Wallace
Lote Tuqiri W 11 W Tommy Bowe
Matt Giteau FH 10 FH Ronan O'Gara
Substituted off 78' Luke Burgess SH 9 SH Peter Stringer Substituted off 51'
Substituted off 75' Wycliff Palu N8 8 N8 Jamie Heaslip
George Smith F 7 F Shane Jennings Substituted off 25'
Substituted off 70' Rocky Elsom F 6 F Denis Leamy
Nathan Sharpe L 5 L Paul O'Connell
James Horwill L 4 L Donncha O'Callaghan
Substituted off 59' Matt Dunning P 3 P John Hayes Substituted off 53'
Substituted off 74' Stephen Moore H 2 H Rory Best Substituted off 51'
Benn Robinson P 1 P Marcus Horan Substituted off 74'
Replacements
Substituted in 74' Adam Freier H 16 H Jerry Flannery Substituted in 51'
Substituted in 59' Al Baxter P 17 P Tony Buckley Substituted in 53'
Substituted in 70' Dean Mumm L 18 Mick O'Driscoll
Substituted in 75' Phil Waugh N8 19 F Stephen Ferris Substituted in 25'
Substituted in 78' Sam Cordingley SH 20 SH Eoin Reddan Substituted in 51'
Ryan Cross 21 W Geordan Murphy Substituted in 59'
Substituted in Adam Ashley-Cooper 22 C Girvan Dempsey Substituted in 71'
Coaches
New Zealand Robbie Deans Declan Kidney Ireland

Touring Party[edit]

Backs[edit]

Forwards[edit]

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