Wallabies 2009 Grand Slam tour fixture dates and itinerary
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Wallabies Grand Slam Tour confirmed

Wallabies Grand Slam Tour confirmed

campo-84The last time we did it was in 1984, so a mere 25 years later we’re back for another crack.

The negotiations involved bribing the Fijians with a test in Australia next year, but it’s on. G&GR will be aiming to bring you some unique coverage of the historic tour, so stay tuned!

The fixture list is:

THE 2009 GRAND SLAM CHALLENGE

Saturday, 7 November v ENGLAND at Twickenham in London
Sunday, 15 November v IRELAND at Croke Park in Dublin
Saturday, 21 November v SCOTLAND at Murrayfield in Edinburgh
Saturday, 28 November v WALES at Millennium Stadium in Cardiff

And for a bit of nostalgia (I’ll see if I can dig up any clips, the ’84 BaaBaas game is at the bottom)

THE 1984 GRAND SLAM SUCCESS

Saturday, 3 November AUSTRALIA 19 ENGLAND 3
Saturday, 10 November AUSTRALIA 16 IRELAND 9
Saturday, 24 November AUSTRALIA 28 WALES 9
Saturday, 8 December AUSTRALIA 37 SCOTLAND 12


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