New Zealand Natives tour - Lansdowne Road, 1 December 1888
Ireland (3) 1G - 4G (0) New Zealand Natives (FT)

Teams

Ireland New Zealand Natives
Tries Waites, Woods Tries Elliot, Ellison, Keogh 2, Maynard
Cons J Stevenson Cons McCausland 4

Notes

 
Result New Zealand Natives won by a margin of 3 goals
 
Ground name Lansdowne Road, Dublin
 
Referee J Chambers
 
Ireland Test debuts HW Andrews, MJ Bulger, T Edwards, EG Forrest, JS Jameson, J Lytle, JH O'Conor, J Stevenson, DC Woods
New Zealand Natives Test debuts no Test caps awarded
 
Points scoring rules no points awarded, match is decided by a majority of goals