Story: Māori rugby – whutupaoro

New Zealand Māori versus Australia, 1958

New Zealand Māori versus Australia, 1958

This photo shows members of the New Zealand Māori team after the third test against Australia in 1958, which they won 13–6. This drew the series, with a win each and a draw.

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Reference: SSV2B/Ball/7 1958

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Malcolm Mulholland, 'Māori rugby – whutupaoro - Rugby union, 1949 to 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 26 September 2020)

Story by Malcolm Mulholland, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Jan 2015