MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS South Africa vs British & Irish Lions
VENUE Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria
DATE 27 June 2009 15:00
COMPETITION British & Irish Lions Tour
FINAL SCORE 28 - 25
TRIES 3 - 1
HALFTIME SCORE 8 - 16
MAN OF THE MATCH Simon Shaw
CONDITIONS Sunny and cool with a slight breeze.
CROWD 52511
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Christophe Berdos
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Bryce Lawrence
Assistant Referee Vinny Munro
TMO Stuart Dickinson
Performance Reviewer Tappe Henning
SCORING SUMMARY
South Africa
Conversion Morné Steyn 2
Penalty Francois Steyn 1
Penalty Morné Steyn 2
Try Bryan Habana 1
Try Jaque Fourie 1
Try JP Pietersen 1
 
British & Irish Lions
Conversion Stephen Jones 1
Drop Goal Stephen Jones 1
Penalty Stephen Jones 5
Try Robert (Rob) Kearney 1
LINE-UP
South Africa
1 Tendai Mtawarira
2 Bismarck du Plessis
3 John Smit (Captain)
4 Bakkies Botha
5 Victor Matfield
6 Schalk Burger
7 Juan Smith
8 Pierre Spies
9 Fourie du Preez
10 Ruan Pienaar
11 Bryan Habana
12 Jean de Villiers
13 Adrian Jacobs
14 JP Pietersen
15 Francois Steyn
 
British & Irish Lions
1 Gethin Jenkins
2 Matthew Rees
3 Adam Jones
4 Simon Shaw MBE
5 Paul O`Connell (Captain)
6 Thomas Richard Croft
7 David Wallace
8 Jamie Heaslip
9 Michael Phillips
10 Stephen Jones
11 Luke Fitzgerald
12 Jamie Roberts
13 Brian O`Driscoll
14 Tommy Bowe
15 Robert (Rob) Kearney
RESERVES
South Africa
16 Chiliboy Ralepelle
17 Deon Carstens
18 Andries Bekker
19 Danie Rossouw
20 Heinrich Brussow
21 Jaque Fourie
22 Morné Steyn
 
British & Irish Lions
16 Ross Ford
17 Andrew Sheridan
18 Alun-Wyn Jones
19 Martyn Williams
20 Harry Ellis
21 Ronan O`Gara
22 Shane Williams
REPLACEMENTS
South Africa
55 Jaque Fourie for Jean de Villiers
59 Andries Bekker for Bakkies Botha
59 Danie Rossouw for Juan Smith
61 Morné Steyn for Ruan Pienaar
62 Heinrich Brussow for Danie Rossouw
 
British & Irish Lions
24 Andrew Sheridan for Gethin Jenkins
31 Gethin Jenkins for Andrew Sheridan
46 Andrew Sheridan for Gethin Jenkins
46 Alun-Wyn Jones for Adam Jones
65 Shane Williams for Brian O`Driscoll
68 Ronan O`Gara for Jamie Roberts
68 Martyn Williams for David Wallace
RUN OF PLAY
1 Yellow Card Schalk Burger South Africa
3 Penalty Stephen Jones British & Irish Lions
7 Try Robert (Rob) Kearney British & Irish Lions
8 Conversion Stephen Jones British & Irish Lions
11 Yellow card returning Schalk Burger South Africa
12 Try JP Pietersen South Africa
13 Missed Conversion Ruan Pienaar South Africa
16 Penalty Stephen Jones British & Irish Lions
23 Missed Penalty Francois Steyn South Africa
24 Substitution (Blood) Gethin Jenkins British & Irish Lions
26 Missed Drop Goal Robert (Rob) Kearney British & Irish Lions
31 Substitution (Blood bin returning) Andrew Sheridan British & Irish Lions
36 Drop Goal Stephen Jones British & Irish Lions
40 Penalty Francois Steyn South Africa
40 First Half End
41 Second Half Start
46 Substitution (Injury) Gethin Jenkins British & Irish Lions
46 Substitution (Injury) Adam Jones British & Irish Lions
49 Missed Penalty Ruan Pienaar South Africa
53 Missed Penalty Ruan Pienaar South Africa
55 Substitution (Injury) Jean de Villiers South Africa
59 Substitution (Tactical) Andries Bekker for Bakkies Botha South Africa
59 Substitution (Tactical) Danie Rossouw for Juan Smith South Africa
61 Penalty Stephen Jones British & Irish Lions
61 Substitution (Tactical) Morné Steyn for Ruan Pienaar South Africa
62 Substitution (Injury) Danie Rossouw South Africa
63 Try Bryan Habana South Africa
64 Conversion Morné Steyn South Africa
65 Substitution (Injury) Brian O`Driscoll British & Irish Lions
68 Penalty Morné Steyn South Africa
68 Substitution (Injury) Jamie Roberts British & Irish Lions
68 Substitution (Tactical) Martyn Williams for David Wallace British & Irish Lions
70 Penalty Stephen Jones British & Irish Lions
74 Try Jaque Fourie South Africa
75 Conversion Morné Steyn South Africa
77 Penalty Stephen Jones British & Irish Lions
79 Missed Drop Goal Morné Steyn South Africa
80 Penalty Morné Steyn South Africa