THE ALL Blacks will play an extra match against an unconfirmed opponent ahead of the Tri Nations that will double as a fundraiser for rebuilding earthquake-ravaged Christchurch.
The tentative date of the encounter was July 22, eight days before the team kicks off its Tri Nations campaign against the Springboks in Wellington.
“We are yet to confirm the opposition and venue for the match, but we are talking to a number of parties and we hope to have all details confirmed by the end of the month,” said New Zealand Rugby Union chief executive Steve Tew.
The match would also be used to raise funds for rebuild activities in Christchurch, with details on the fundraising activity yet to be confirmed.« Back to Articles
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