Scotland Tour schedule announced
February 11, 2000
The SRU have announced that will play seven matches in New Zealand this summer including two tests against the All Blacks in Dunedin and Auckland.
Following the NZ leg of the tour the Scots will complete their summer schedule with a Test against Fiji in Suva.
Scotland coach Ian McGeechan said tonight: "For Scottish rugby players a tour and Test series in New Zealand remains the ultimate challenge. Personally, I'm delighted to be renewing rivalry with New Zealand rugby and look forward to Scotland's first tour there since 1996."
The venue and make-up of an invitation XV for Scotland's opening match are still to be confirmed but the fixture will be a night game.
Friday 09 June Invitation XV tbc 7.35pm
Tuesday 13 June East Coast/Poverty Bay Gisborne 2.35pm
Saturday 17 June NZ Maori New Plymouth (night)
Tuesday 20 June Nelson Bays Nelson 2.35pm
Saturday 24 June New Zealand Dunedin 2.35pm
Tuesday 27 June Hawke's bay Napier 7.35pm
Saturday 01 July New Zealand Auckland 7.35pm
Wednesday 05 July Fiji Suva 6pm (tbc)