In numbers: All Blacks vs Australia

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Ahead of the screening of the 'Game of the Century' on the All Blacks Youtube channel and Facebook page at 7.30pm NZT this Saturday, check out all the key numbers from their rivalry.

166: The All Blacks and Australia have met 166 times in Test matches with the All Blacks winning 115, Australia taking out 44 and there have been seven draws.


54: The All Blacks highest score against Australia was recorded in their 54-34 victory at Sydney’s ANZ Stadium in 2017. 

34: It has been 34 years since Australia last defeated the All Blacks at Eden Park. On 6 September 1986, Australia beat the All Blacks 9-22 with David Campese and Andrew Leeds scoring tries. 


47: The Wallabies highest score against the All Blacks was acheived in last year's 47-26 victory at Optus Stadium in Perth. The winning margin of 21 also equalled their previous biggest winning margin of 21 points recorded in 1999.

117: It has been 117 years since the All Blacks and Australia played their first Test match. The All Blacks won the first Test 22-3 in Sydney. 

464: The All Blacks have scored 464 tries in Test matches against Australia while the Wallabies have crossed the All Blacks line 265 times. 

11: With 11 tries each, Ma’a Nonu, Richie McCaw and Beauden Barrett have scored the most tries by an individual against Australia. Adam Ashley-Cooper is the leading Wallaby try-scorer against the All Blacks with nine tries.

109,874: The largest attendance for an international rugby match was recorded when the All Blacks and Australia clashed in a match dubbed ‘the game of the century’ in Sydney in 2000.

Tune into the All Blacks Youtube channel and Facebook page at 7.30pm NZT on Saturday 25 April to watch a replay of the Game of the Century from 2000.



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