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The answere is Rugby it is the most popular sport in new zealand

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Q: What British sports are played in New Zealand?
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What traditional British sports are played in New Zealand?

Soccer and rugby

What are the most played sports in New Zealand?

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What sports are played in new zealand?

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Who is better at sports new zealand or Australia?

New Zealand

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New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame was created in 1990.

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New Zealand was discovered by the British on May 3, 1841. The British hoped New Zealand would become a humanitarian colony. They wanted to protect the settlers there.

What date did New Zealand became a British Dominion?

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What is the British word for the British people who colonized New Zealand?

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New Zealand does not have very many British Shorthair cats.

What did new zealand give to the british empire?

New Zealand gave the British Empire more money in whaling and trading.

Does New Zealand have a British heritage?

New Zealand has British heritage. This is reflected by the dominant ethnic group in New Zealand, the parliamentary system and the legal system. New Zealand was a British colony from 1840 - 1907. The culture of New Zealand is strongly influenced by this, but also by the culture of the Maori who were residents of New Zealand about 500 years prior to the arrival of Europeans. Other European and Pacific cultures have also had an effect on New Zealand society, but to a lesser extent.

What is the history of New Zealand?

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Why didn't the British give the trade that the Maori wanted?

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Which sports are not played in New Zealand?

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Is New Zealand better at sports than Australia?

New Zealand is better than Australia at Rugby.

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What New Zealand national sport?

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When did New Zealand become part of the British empire?

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What date did New Zealand become british colony?

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Were did the silver fern plant come from?

the silver fern comes from New Zealand it is a native to New Zealand and lots of the New Zealand sports teams use it as there symbols

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What did New Zealand do during the Civil War?

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