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Tri Nations schedule for 2005

November 30th, 2004

Sanzar have released the schedule for the 2005 Tri Nations.

Tri Nations champions South Africa will kick off the competition at home with a game against Australia on July 30. Followed then by a game against New Zealand.

Next Australia host two matches at home. New Zealand host the final two games.

Draw works out best for Australia, who start of with a game in South Africa. Then have a two week break before their two home games. And another two week break before travelling to New Zealand to play their final game.

Tri-Nations schedule for 2005

July 30: South Africa vs Australia, Securicor Loftus, Pretoria, kick-off 15:00 (13:00 UTC)
August 6: South Africa vs New Zealand, Newlands, Cape Town, kick-off 15:00 (13:00 UTC)
August 13: Australia vs New Zealand, Telstra Stadium, Sydney, kick-off 17:00 (04:00 UTC)
August 20: Australia vs South Africa, Subiaco Oval, Perth,
August 27: New Zealand vs South Africa, Carisbrook, Dunedin,
September 3: New Zealand vs Australia, Eden Park, Auckland,