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All Blacks to take on fans – before they take on the Aussies

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3rd August 2011

All Blacks to take on fans – before they take on the Aussies

On the eve of their first showdown of the year with the Wallabies, several All Blacks players will take time out to meet fans at an autograph-signing session at Champions of the World on Queen Street (Friday 5 August.)

Jimmy Cowan, Cory Jane, Keven Mealamu and Liam Messam will take time out from the build-up to the important test to chat to fans at the store visit, hosted by adidas.

Everyone who buys adidas gear during the visit will receive a signed photo of themselves with the players, presented in a souvenir photo wallet.

The players will be available from 10.30am to 11.30am to chat, sign autographs and pose for photos.

What: All Blacks signing session

Where: Champions of the World, 45 Queen Street, Auckland

Who: Jimmy Cowan, Cory Jane, Keven Mealamu and Liam Messam

When: Friday 5 August, 10.30am-11.30am


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