MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS South Africa vs Australia
VENUE Newlands Stadium, Cape Town
DATE 08 August 2009 17:00
COMPETITION Vodacom Tri-Nations
FINAL SCORE 29 - 17
TRIES 1 - 2
HALFTIME SCORE 23 - 10
MAN OF THE MATCH Victor Matfield, South Africa
CONDITIONS Dry and Warm. Floodlights
CROWD 48397
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Alain Rolland
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Nigel Owens
Assistant Referee Tim Hayes
TMO Shaun Veldsman
Performance Reviewer Michel Lamoulie
SCORING SUMMARY
South Africa
Drop Goal Morné Steyn 1
Penalty Morné Steyn 7
Try Victor Matfield 1
 
Australia
Conversion Matt Giteau 2
Drop Goal Berrick Barnes 1
Try Adam Ashley-Cooper 1
Try Matt Giteau 1
LINE-UP
South Africa
1 Tendai Mtawarira
2 Bismarck du Plessis
3 John Smit (Captain)
4 Bakkies Botha
5 Victor Matfield
6 Heinrich Brussow
7 Juan Smith
8 Pierre Spies
9 Fourie du Preez
10 Morné Steyn
11 Bryan Habana
12 Jean de Villiers
13 Jaque Fourie
14 JP Pietersen
15 Francois Steyn
 
Australia
1 Benn Robinson
2 Stephen Moore
3 Al Baxter
4 James Horwill
5 Nathan Sharpe
6 Richard Brown
7 George Smith
8 Wycliff Palu
9 Luke Burgess
10 Matt Giteau
11 Drew Mitchell
12 Berrick Barnes
13 Stirling Mortlock (Captain)
14 Lachlan Turner
15 Adam Ashley-Cooper
RESERVES
South Africa
16 Chiliboy Ralepelle
17 Jannie du Plessis
18 Andries Bekker
19 Danie Rossouw
20 Ricky Januarie
21 Ruan Pienaar
22 Adrian Jacobs
 
Australia
16 Tatafu Polota-Nau
17 Ben Alexander
18 Dean Mumm
19 David Pocock
20 Will Genia
21 Peter Hynes
22 James O`Connor
REPLACEMENTS
South Africa
53 Danie Rossouw for Juan Smith
60 Ruan Pienaar for Francois Steyn
69 Jannie du Plessis for Tendai Mtawarira
72 Adrian Jacobs for Jean de Villiers
76 Ricky Januarie for Fourie du Preez
76 Andries Bekker for Bakkies Botha
 
Australia
30 James O`Connor for Stirling Mortlock
41 Dean Mumm for James Horwill
50 Ben Alexander for Al Baxter
50 Tatafu Polota-Nau for Stephen Moore
56 David Pocock for Wycliff Palu
56 Will Genia for Luke Burgess
RUN OF PLAY
2 Try Adam Ashley-Cooper Australia
3 Conversion Matt Giteau Australia
9 Penalty Morné Steyn South Africa
12 Penalty Morné Steyn South Africa
14 Penalty Morné Steyn South Africa
15 Drop Goal Berrick Barnes Australia
21 Penalty Morné Steyn South Africa
25 Drop Goal Morné Steyn South Africa
27 Missed Penalty Francois Steyn South Africa
28 Try Victor Matfield South Africa
29 Missed Conversion Morné Steyn South Africa
30 Substitution (Tactical) James O`Connor for Stirling Mortlock Australia
35 Yellow Card Matt Giteau Australia
36 Yellow Card Richard Brown Australia
37 Penalty Morné Steyn South Africa
40 First Half End
41 Second Half Start
41 Substitution (Tactical) Dean Mumm for James Horwill Australia
44 Missed Drop Goal Berrick Barnes Australia
45 Yellow card returning Matt Giteau Australia
46 Yellow card returning Richard Brown Australia
50 Missed Drop Goal Francois Steyn South Africa
50 Substitution (Tactical) Tatafu Polota-Nau for Stephen Moore Australia
50 Substitution (Tactical) Ben Alexander for Al Baxter Australia
53 Substitution (Tactical) Danie Rossouw for Juan Smith South Africa
55 Penalty Morné Steyn South Africa
56 Substitution (Tactical) David Pocock for Wycliff Palu Australia
56 Substitution (Tactical) Will Genia for Luke Burgess Australia
60 Substitution (Tactical) Ruan Pienaar for Francois Steyn South Africa
66 Try Matt Giteau Australia
67 Conversion Matt Giteau Australia
69 Substitution (Tactical) Jannie du Plessis for Tendai Mtawarira South Africa
72 Substitution (Tactical) Adrian Jacobs for Jean de Villiers South Africa
76 Substitution (Tactical) Andries Bekker for Bakkies Botha South Africa
76 Substitution (Tactical) Ricky Januarie for Fourie du Preez South Africa
79 Yellow Card George Smith Australia
79 Penalty Morné Steyn South Africa
80 Full Time