The venue for the test match between Flying Fijians and the All Blacks has been confirmed by hosts New Zealand Rugby.
The All Blacks v Fiji
after a lapse of 10 years, for the first test against Fiji at Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin, on Saturday 10 July followed by the second test at Stadium Waikato in Hamilton on July 17.
With the schedule confirmed, it will be the first time the All Blacks have played back-to-back Tests against Fiji having played the Pacific nation nine times before.
The last time the two teams clashed was in 2011 in the final Test match at Carisbrook in Dunedin.
NZR added the All Blacks’ schedule for The Rugby Championship, as well as an additional Bledisloe Cup Test, will be announced in due course, with Eden Park and Wellington expected to host a number of games after missing out in July.
All Blacks vs Fiji, Saturday 10 July, 7:05pm at the Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin.
Test rugby will return to Dunedin in July when the All Blacks take on Fiji.NZ Rugby released its programme for the July internationals and confirmed the All Blacks will play Fiji on July 10 at Forsyth Barr Stadium.
The All Blacks will play Tonga on July 3 at Auckland’s Mt Smart Stadium and will then play Fiji on July 17 in Hamilton.