Rugby Canada and the New Zealand Rugby Union announced this morning that they will host the second ever Senior Men’s Fifteens match at BC Place in Vancouver, on Friday November 3rd, 2017, with Canada taking on the world-famous Maori All Blacks, presented by AIG, as both teams prepare for their respective November Internationals in Europe.
Tickets go on sale for the match tomorrow morning, Friday August 11th, at 10:00 AM through Ticketmaster, starting at only $ 20. Kick-off for the event is 7:00 PM on November 3rd, and doors open at BC Place Stadium at 6:00 PM.
The match is expected to bring thousands of rugby fans from across the country and around the world into BC Place Stadium to watch Canada take on one of the most beloved and feared teams in sport today. Attendees will also be treated with the opportunity to witness the Maori All Blacks perform their world famous “Haka”, a traditional war cry and challenge from the Maori people of New Zealand that has become iconic at New Zealand’s international Rugby matches.
In addition to the match, Rugby Canada will be hosting a pre-match Rugby ‘long lunch’ on Friday, November 3rd, with final details to be released in the coming weeks. Be sure to plan your day of rugby celebration accordingly!
For more information about the Rugby long lunch scheduled for November 3rd, and to purchase tickets, visit events.rugbycanada.ca.