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The first international game of "Rugby football" was played IN Scotland between Scotland and England The game was played at Raeburn Place, Edinburgh, the home ground of the then Edinburgh Academicals, on 27 March 1871. Scotland won the game

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Scotland invited England in December 1870; the game was played in 1871. Scotland won 1-0 (each team also missed one goal).

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first match was 23 may 1987 between Australia and England

Australia won 19 - 7. The game was played at the Concord Oval - Sydney.

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