Rugby World Cup , Pool 2 - Dunedin, 30 May 1987, 13:00 local, 01:00 GMT
Canada (12) 19 - 46 (16) Ireland (FT)

Teams

Canada Ireland
Tries Cardinal Tries Bradley, Crossan 2, MacNeill, Ringland, Spillane
Cons none Cons Kiernan 5
Pens Rees 3, Wyatt Pens Kiernan 2
Drops Rees Drops Kiernan, Ward

Notes

 
Result Ireland won by a margin of 27 points
Rugby World Cup points Ireland 3, Canada 1
 
Ground name Carisbrook, Dunedin (neutral venue)
Attendance 10000
 
Referee FA Howard (England)
 
Canada Test debuts none
Ireland Test debuts PC Collins, JP McDonald
 
Points scoring rules try 4, conversion 2, penalty goal 3, drop goal 3

Other scores

Rugby World Cup
Scotland 60 - 21 Zimbabwe Wellington
England 60 - 7 Japan Sydney