Former All Black Sir John Graham dies aged 82

News 03/08/2017

Former All Blacks captain Sir John Graham has passed away, aged 82.

Sir John played 22 Tests for the All Blacks between 1958 and 1964, three of which were as captain.

He also served as president of the New Zealand Rugby union from 2005 to 2007.

Graham also spent 20 years as Auckland Grammar School's headmaster from 1973 to 1993 and had a stint as manager of the New Zealand cricket team in the late 1990s.

According to a spokesperson from Auckland Grammar School,  he passed away peacefully late Wednesday evening.