1982 New Zealand Māori rugby union tour of Wales and Spain

The 1982 New Zealand Māori rugby union tour of Wales and Spain was a series of eight matches played by the Māori All Blacks (then known as the New Zealand Māori team) in Wales in October and November 1982. The Māori played eight games of which they won four, lost three and drew one. Six of the games were played against Welsh club or county sides while the one was played against the Wales national rugby union team, although Wales did not award full international caps for the match. The final match was played against Spain.


Scores and results list NZ Māori's points tally first.
Opposing Team For Against Date Venue
Cardiff 17 10 October 23 Cardiff Arms Park
Maesteg 10 10 October 27 Llynfi Road, Maesteg
Swansea 12 15 October 30 St Helen's, Swansea
Monmouthshire 18 9 November 3 Rodney Parade, Newport
Llanelli 9 16 November 6 Stradey Park, Llanelli
Aberavon 34 6 November 9 Talbot Athletic Ground, Port Talbot
  Wales 19 25 November 13 National Stadium, Cardiff
  Spain 66 3 November 20 Madrid

Touring partyEdit


  • Steve Jones, ed. (1983). Rothmans Rugby Yearbook 1983-84. Queen Anne Press. pp. 38–42. ISBN 0-356-09731-5.