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1921 Springbok tour programme


The official programme for the 1921 Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. The South Africans lost the first test in Dunedin 13–5 before winning 9–5 in Auckland. The deciding test, played at Wellington’s Athletic Park in awful weather, ended in a scoreless draw, leaving the series tied 1–1.


Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-A-RUGBY-1921-01-front
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1921 Springbok tour programme, URL:, (Manatū Taonga — Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated