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The Invincibles

In 1924–25 the All Black rugby team toured Britain and won all their matches – earning them the nickname the ‘Invincibles’. New Zealanders were overjoyed. A victory parade was held through Wellington streets to celebrate their success.

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Ben Schrader, 'Parades and protest marches - Royalty, sport, commerce', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 4 July 2022)

Story by Ben Schrader, published 11 Mar 2010