1999 Ireland rugby union tour of Australia

1999 Ireland rugby union tour of Australia. The Ireland national rugby union team embarked on their third tour of Australia having also visited in 1979 and 1994. The tour saw Brian O'Driscoll make his full international in the first test against Australia.[1][2] In 2001, O'Driscoll, together with Jeremy Davidson and Malcolm O'Kelly would return to Australia with the British and Irish Lions.

1999 Ireland rugby union tour of Australia
Summary
P W D L
Total
04 01 00 03
Test match
02 00 00 02
Opponent
P W D L
 Australia
2 0 0 2

Non-International GamesEdit

Scores and results list Ireland's points tally first.
Opposing Team For Against Date Venue
New South Wales Country XV 43 6 31 May 1999 Woy Woy, Gosford
New South Wales 24 39 6 June 1999 Sydney Football Stadium, Sydney

Test matchesEdit

12 June 1999
Australia   46–10 Ireland
Tries:
Con:
Pen:
Tries: Kevin Maggs
Con: David Humphreys
Pen: David Humphreys
Ballymore, Brisbane
19 June 1999
Australia   32–26 Ireland
Tries:
Con:
Pen:
Tries: Kevin Maggs
000Peter Clohessy
000Justin Bishop
Con: David Humphreys
Pen: David Humphreys (3)
Subiaco Oval, Perth, Western Australia

Touring partyEdit

BacksEdit

ForwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

See alsoEdit