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2018 Bledisloe Cup fixtures & draw

Beauden Barrett of the All Blacks runs with the ball during The Rugby Championship Bledisloe Cup match between the Australian Wallabies and the New Zealand All Blacks. (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)

Complete Bledisloe Cup fixtures for the 2018 Test matches between the Wallabies and the All Blacks.

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2018 Bledisloe Cup fixtures

All times are Sydney/Melbourne time

Aus vs NZ NZ vs Aus NZ vs Aus
Date: August 18 Date: August 25 Date: October 27
Time: 7:45pm Time: 5:35pm Time: 5:00pm
Venue: ANZ Stadium, Sydney Venue: Eden Park, Auckland Venue: Nissan Stadium, Yokohama

The 2018 games will be played in Sydney, Auckland and Tokyo. Times are yet to be confirmed, however, ANZ Stadium will host the first match on August 18, before Eden Park hosts the second on August 25.

The third match will be played in Yokohama, just outside Tokyo. The match will give both teams an opportunity to experience conditions in Japan ahead of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, which will be the first such tournament to be held in Asia.

Bernard Foley of the Wallabies is tackled by Samuel Whitelock of the All Blacks during the opening game of the Bledisloe Cup series between the Wallabies and the All Blacks at ANZ Stadium in Sydney, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014. (AAP Image/Joosep Martinson)


Future series

2019, being a Rugby World Cup year will see the Bledisloe cup to two matches.

The Australian match will be played in Perth on Saturday, August 10, as announced by Rugby Australia on July 30, 2018.

As it stands at the moment, it’s not known where the match in New Zealand will be played, however, it will either be the Saturday before or after.

Recent series


The All Blacks won the first two Tests and thus the Bledisloe Cup for a fifteenth consecutive year, defeating the Wallabies 54-34 in Sydney, and 35-29 in Dunedin.

The third and final game was played in Australia following the conclusion of the Rugby Championship and saw the Wallabies get a dead rubber victory.


All times are in Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST).

Aus vs NZ NZ vs Aus Aus vs NZ
Date: August 19 Date: August 26 Date: October 21
Venue: ANZ Stadium, Sydney Venue: Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin Venue: Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane
Result: AUS 34 – NZ 54 Result: NZ 35 – AUS 29 Result: AUS 23 – NZ 18