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Inter-Island Match

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Overview

It was a match played yearly by New Zealand North Island and South Island representatives.
It was regularly played since 1897 and discontinued after 1985. After that year it was resumed only twice, in 1995 and in 2012.
The North Island traditionally played in black jerseys and black shorts, while the South Island played in white jerseys with white shorts.

Victories
North Island 49
South Island 27
Draws 3
Matches
Venue Date Home Team Away Team Result
Dunedin10/06/2012South IslandNorth Island34-24
Dunedin08/04/1995South IslandNorth Island22-63
New Plymouth1985North IslandSouth Island29-12
Rotorua1984North IslandSouth Island39-3
Blenheim03/09/1983South IslandNorth Island9-22
Wanganui10/07/1982North IslandSouth Island12-22
Dunedin1981South IslandNorth Island4-10
Palmerston North02/08/1980North IslandSouth Island13-9
Invercargill11/08/1979South IslandNorth Island3-9
New Plymouth1978North IslandSouth Island29-13
Dunedin1977South IslandNorth Island6-4
Hamilton11/09/1976North IslandSouth Island16-20
Christchurch13/09/1975South IslandNorth Island17-14
Auckland1974North IslandSouth Island22-0
Whangarei1973North IslandSouth Island27-14
Christchurch15/07/1972South IslandNorth Island8-19
New Plymouth1971North IslandSouth Island31-9
Nelson12/09/1970South IslandNorth Island6-11
Wellington1969North IslandSouth Island3-13
Christchurch1968South IslandNorth Island17-34
Dunedin1967South IslandNorth Island6-17
Hamilton1966North IslandSouth Island12-3
Wellington09/06/1965North IslandSouth Island25-14
Auckland1964North IslandSouth Island12-9
Christchurch1963South IslandNorth Island14-13
Christchurch1962South IslandNorth Island17-14
Wellington1961North IslandSouth Island25-3
Christchurch1960South IslandNorth Island26-11
Wellington1959North IslandSouth Island30-14
Dunedin02/08/1958South IslandNorth Island6-13
Auckland17/08/1957North IslandSouth Island19-3
Wellington1956North IslandSouth Island11-13
Wellington1955North IslandSouth Island15-9
Christchurch1954South IslandNorth Island9-13
Wellington1953North IslandSouth Island15-14
Dunedin1952South IslandNorth Island11-3
Wellington1951North IslandSouth Island14-12
Auckland1950North IslandSouth Island10-8
Christchurch1949South IslandNorth Island3-23
Wellington1948North IslandSouth Island11-12
Invercargill1947South IslandNorth Island11-13
Wellington1946North IslandSouth Island8-3
Auckland1945North IslandSouth Island19-31
Christchurch1944South IslandNorth Island3-28
Wellington1943North IslandSouth Island16-17
Wellington1939North IslandSouth Island19-25
Wellington1938North IslandSouth Island23-31
Wellington1937North IslandSouth Island21-30
Christchurch1936South IslandNorth Island6-17
Wellington1935North IslandSouth Island15-9
Dunedin1934South IslandNorth Island27-10
Wellington1933North IslandSouth Island27-18
Christchurch1932South IslandNorth Island10-28
Wellington1931North IslandSouth Island20-20
Wellington1929North IslandSouth Island29-20
Christchurch1928South IslandNorth Island15-14
Wellington1927North IslandSouth Island30-31
Wellington1926North IslandSouth Island41-9
Invercargill1925South IslandNorth Island5-16
Wellington1924North IslandSouth Island39-8
Wellington1923North IslandSouth Island6-6
Auckland1922North IslandSouth Island8-9
Christchurch1921South IslandNorth Island13-28
Wellington1920North IslandSouth Island12-3
Wellington1919North IslandSouth Island28-11
Wellington1914North IslandSouth Island0-8
Christchurch1913South IslandNorth Island25-0
Napier1912North IslandSouth Island12-8
Wellington1911North IslandSouth Island19-9
Christchurch1910South IslandNorth Island14-10
Wellington1909North IslandSouth Island11-19
Wellington1908North IslandSouth Island12-5
Christchurch1907South IslandNorth Island0-11
Wellington1906North IslandSouth Island9-5
Wellington1905North IslandSouth Island26-0
Dunedin1904South IslandNorth Island3-3
Auckland1903North IslandSouth Island5-12
Wellington1902North IslandSouth Island14-20
Wellington1897North IslandSouth Island16-3





Sources

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_vs_South_rugby_union_match - Wikipedia page about the Inter-Island Match