2001 New Zealand rugby union tour

The 2001 New Zealand rugby union tour was a series of matches played in November–December 2001 in Ireland, Scotland and Argentina by New Zealand national rugby union team. This was iconically former All Blacks captain and most test capped player in history Richie McCaw's debut series for the New Zealand national rugby union team.

2001 New Zealand rugby union tour
Summary
P W D L
Total
05 05 00 00
Test match
03 03 00 00
Opponent
P W D L
 Ireland
1 1 0 0
 Scotland
1 1 0 0
 Argentina
1 1 0 0

ResultsEdit

'Scores and results list New Zealand's points tally first.

Opposing Team For Against Date Venue Status
Ireland A 43 30 13 November 2001 Ravenhill, Belfast Tour match
Ireland 40 29 17 November 2001 Lansdowne Road, Dublin Test match
Scotland A 35 13 20 November 2001 McDiarmid Park, Perth Tour match
Scotland 37 6 24 November 2001 Murrayfield, Edinburgh Test match
Argentina 24 20 1 December 2001 Monumental, Buenos Aires Test match

ReferencesEdit

  • Kitson, Robert (19 November 2001). "Ireland 29 – 40 New Zealand". The Guardian. London. Retrieved 15 May 2013.
  • Malin, Ian (26 November 2001). "Scotland 6 – 37 New Zealand". The Guardian. London. Retrieved 15 May 2013.
  • "Memorias de la UAR 2001" (PDF) (in Spanish). Union Argentina de Rugby. December 2001. Archived from the original (PDF) on 1 November 2012. Retrieved 15 May 2013.