MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS South Africa vs Australia
VENUE Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria
DATE 29 September 2012 17:00
COMPETITION The Castle Rugby Championship
FINAL SCORE 31 - 8
TRIES 5 - 1
HALFTIME SCORE 14 - 3
MAN OF THE MATCH Bryan Habana
CONDITIONS Perfect conditions
CROWD 44463
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Alain Rolland
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Romain Poite
Assistant Referee Greg Garner
TMO Shaun Veldsman
Performance Reviewer Tappe Henning
SCORING SUMMARY
South Africa
Conversion Ruan Pienaar 3
Try Bryan Habana 3
Try Francois Louw 1
Try Zane Kirchner 1
 
Australia
Penalty Kurtley Beale 1
Try Mike Harris 1
LINE-UP
South Africa
1 Tendai Mtawarira
2 Adriaan Strauss
3 Jannie du Plessis
4 Eben Etzebeth
5 Andries Bekker
6 Francois Louw
7 Willem Alberts
8 Duane Vermeulen
9 Ruan Pienaar
10 Johan Goosen
11 Francois Hougaard
12 Jean de Villiers (Captain)
13 Jaco Taute
14 Bryan Habana
15 Zane Kirchner
 
Australia
1 Benn Robinson
2 Tatafu Polota-Nau
3 Ben Alexander
4 Kane Douglas
5 Nathan Sharpe (Captain)
6 Dave Dennis
7 Michael Hooper
8 Radike Samo
9 Nick Phipps
10 Kurtley Beale
11 Digby Ioane
12 Pat McCabe
13 Adam Ashley-Cooper
14 Dominic Shipperley
15 Berrick Barnes
RESERVES
South Africa
16 Tiaan Liebenberg
17 Pat Cilliers
18 Flip van der Merwe
19 Marcell Coetzee
20 Elton Jantjies
21 Juan de Jongh
22 Patrick Lambie
 
Australia
16 Saia Faingaa
17 James Slipper
18 Rob Simmons
19 Liam Gill
20 Brett Sheehan
21 Mike Harris
22 Anthony Faingaa
REPLACEMENTS
South Africa
55 Patrick Lambie for Zane Kirchner
59 Marcell Coetzee for Willem Alberts
59 Flip van der Merwe for Eben Etzebeth
71 Pat Cilliers for Jannie du Plessis
75 Tiaan Liebenberg for Adriaan Strauss
75 Elton Jantjies for Johan Goosen
75 Juan de Jongh for Jaco Taute
 
Australia
6 Anthony Faingaa for Pat McCabe
14 Pat McCabe for Anthony Faingaa
19 Anthony Faingaa for Digby Ioane
23 Digby Ioane for Anthony Faingaa
30 Anthony Faingaa for Berrick Barnes
30 James Slipper for Benn Robinson
39 Mike Harris for Adam Ashley-Cooper
51 Rob Simmons for Kane Douglas
54 Liam Gill for Radike Samo
63 Brett Sheehan for Digby Ioane
67 Benn Robinson for Ben Alexander
RUN OF PLAY
0 First Half Start Johan Goosen South Africa
6 Substitution (Blood) Pat McCabe Australia
7 Missed Penalty Berrick Barnes Australia
8 Missed Penalty Johan Goosen South Africa
10 Missed Penalty Johan Goosen South Africa
14 Substitution (Blood bin returning) Anthony Faingaa Australia
19 Substitution (Concussion) Digby Ioane Australia
21 Try Zane Kirchner South Africa
22 Conversion Ruan Pienaar South Africa
23 Substitution (Concussion returning) Anthony Faingaa Australia
27 Missed Penalty Ruan Pienaar South Africa
29 Try Bryan Habana South Africa
30 Conversion Ruan Pienaar South Africa
30 Substitution (Tactical) James Slipper for Benn Robinson Australia
30 Substitution (Injury) Berrick Barnes Australia
35 Penalty Kurtley Beale Australia
37 Missed Penalty Ruan Pienaar South Africa
39 Substitution (Injury) Adam Ashley-Cooper Australia
40 First Half End
40 Second Half Start Kurtley Beale Australia
51 Substitution (Tactical) Rob Simmons for Kane Douglas Australia
53 Yellow Card James Slipper Australia
54 Try Francois Louw South Africa
54 Substitution (Injury) Radike Samo Australia
55 Missed Conversion Ruan Pienaar South Africa
55 Substitution (Tactical) Patrick Lambie for Zane Kirchner South Africa
59 Substitution (Tactical) Flip van der Merwe for Eben Etzebeth South Africa
59 Substitution (Tactical) Marcell Coetzee for Willem Alberts South Africa
61 Try Bryan Habana South Africa
62 Conversion Ruan Pienaar South Africa
63 Yellow card returning James Slipper Australia
63 Substitution (Injury) Digby Ioane Australia
66 Try Mike Harris Australia
67 Missed Conversion Mike Harris Australia
67 Substitution (Injury) Ben Alexander Australia
71 Substitution (Tactical) Pat Cilliers for Jannie du Plessis South Africa
72 Substitution (Injury without replacement) Tatafu Polota-Nau Australia
75 Substitution (Tactical) Tiaan Liebenberg for Adriaan Strauss South Africa
75 Substitution (Tactical) Elton Jantjies for Johan Goosen South Africa
75 Substitution (Tactical) Juan de Jongh for Jaco Taute South Africa
79 Try Bryan Habana South Africa
80 Missed Conversion Ruan Pienaar South Africa