In 1978 the New Zealand rugby team made a tour of the northern hemisphere winning all their matches except one.

On 31 October 1978 Munster beat the All Blacks 12-0 at Thomond Park, Limerick. The hero of the match was Tony Ward, who dropped two goals and converted a try.

Listen here to RTÉ coverage of the key moments from the match provided by commentator Fred Cogley.

The stage play 'Alone it Stands' is based on the Munster win.

Munster V All Blacks (1978)