The first clash in rugby union between Australia and New Zealand took place in a test match on 15 August 1903 in Sydney, New South Wales. On that occasion, New Zealand won by 22-3. Bledisloe Cup. Since 1931, they have competed for the Bledisloe Cup, named after Lord … Twenty one days after their win in Sydney, the All Blacks lost to the Wallabies
Australia vs. New Zealand: Live Stream, Preview for Rugby Championship 2019
Australia and New Zealand will battle in the final round of the 2019 Rugby Championship on Saturday, with the All Blacks chasing a fourth title in a row.South Africa lead the way on seven points after the first two rounds, and the holders sit one point behind. A draw would be enough for New Zealand if South Africa lose to Argentina.However, Australia could leapfrog both sides and win the championship if they beat the All Blacks and South Africa lose to Argentina.The tournament bonus-point system dictates South Africa can miss out on the title even if they win their final game, but only if New Zealand record a huge victory in Australia.