MATCH BREAKDOWN
MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS South Africa vs British & Irish Lions
VENUE The Absa Stadium
DATE 28 June 1997 17:15
COMPETITION British & Irish Lions Tour
FINAL SCORE 15 - 18
TRIES 3 - 0
HALFTIME SCORE 5 - 6
CONDITIONS Warm and humid. Soft ground.
CROWD 52400
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Didier Mené
SCORING SUMMARY
South Africa
Try André Joubert 1
Try Joost Van der Westhuizen 1
Try Percy Montgomery 1
 
British & Irish Lions
Drop Goal Jeremy Guscott 1
Penalty Neil Jenkins 5
LINE-UP
South Africa
1 Os du Randt
2 Naka Drotske
3 Adrian Garvey
4 Hannes Strydom
5 Mark Andrews
6 Ruben Kruger
7 André Venter
8 Gary Teichmann (Captain)
9 Joost Van der Westhuizen
10 Henry Honiball
11 Pieter Rossouw
12 Danie van Schalkwyk
13 Percy Montgomery
14 André Snyman
15 André Joubert
 
British & Irish Lions
1 Tom Smith
2 Keith Wood
3 Paul Wallace
4 Martin Johnson (Captain)
5 Jeremy Davidson
6 Lawrence Dallaglio
7 Richard Hill
8 Tim Rodber
9 Matt Dawson
10 Gregor Townsend
11 Alan Tait
12 Scott Gibbs
13 Jeremy Guscott
14 John Bentley
15 Neil Jenkins
RESERVES
South Africa
16 Russell Bennett
17 Boeta Wessels
18 Werner Swanepoel
19 Fritz Van Heerden
20 Dawie Theron
21 James Dalton
 
British & Irish Lions
16 Mike Catt
17 Austin Healey
18 Neil Back
19 Eric Miller
20 Jason Leonard
21 Barry Williams
REPLACEMENTS
South Africa
3 Fritz Van Heerden for Gary Teichmann
5 Gary Teichmann for Fritz Van Heerden
51 Fritz Van Heerden for Ruben Kruger
67 Dawie Theron for Adrian Garvey
 
British & Irish Lions
56 Neil Back for Richard Hill
76 Austin Healey for Alan Tait
77 Eric Miller for Tim Rodber
RUN OF PLAY
0 Penalty Neil Jenkins British & Irish Lions
1 Penalty Neil Jenkins British & Irish Lions
2 Try Joost Van der Westhuizen South Africa
3 Substitution (Blood) Fritz Van Heerden for Gary Teichmann South Africa
5 Substitution (Blood bin returning) Gary Teichmann for Fritz Van Heerden South Africa
41 Try Percy Montgomery South Africa
42 Penalty Neil Jenkins British & Irish Lions
43 Try André Joubert South Africa
44 Penalty Neil Jenkins British & Irish Lions
45 Penalty Neil Jenkins British & Irish Lions
51 Substitution (Tactical) Fritz Van Heerden for Ruben Kruger South Africa
56 Substitution (Tactical) Neil Back for Richard Hill British & Irish Lions
67 Substitution (Tactical) Dawie Theron for Adrian Garvey South Africa
76 Substitution (Tactical) Austin Healey for Alan Tait British & Irish Lions
77 Substitution (Tactical) Eric Miller for Tim Rodber British & Irish Lions
77 Drop Goal Jeremy Guscott British & Irish Lions
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