Bledisloe Cup games to be played on Sundays

The dates and venues for the two Bledisloe Cup matches to be played in New Zealand have been confirmed.

The All Blacks will play the Wallabies at Wellington's Sky Stadium on Sunday, 11 October and at Eden Park in Auckland on Sunday, 18 October. Both matches will kick off at 15:30 local time.

Under the new government guidelines, the Wallabies will be able to train fully as a squad four days after arriving in the country, dependent on all squad members returning a negative Covid-19 test on day three.

Two more Bledisloe Cup matches will be played in Australia as part of the Rugby Championship, making it a four-match series.

The All Blacks have held the Bledisloe Cup since 2003.

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