MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS South Africa vs British Lions
VENUE Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria
DATE 08 June 1968 15:35
COMPETITION British Lions Tour
FINAL SCORE 25 - 20
TRIES 3 - 1
HALFTIME SCORE 16 - 11
CROWD 74000
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee M Baise
SCORING SUMMARY
South Africa
Conversion Piet Visagie 2
Penalty Piet Visagie 2
Penalty Tiny Naudé 2
Try Dawie De Villiers 1
Try Frik Du Preez 1
Try Tiny Naudé 1
 
British Lions
Conversion Tom Kiernan 1
Penalty Tom Kiernan 5
Try Willie John McBride 1
LINE-UP
South Africa
1 Mof Myburgh
2 Gys Pitzer
3 Hannes Marais
4 Frik Du Preez
5 Tiny Naudé
6 Piet Greyling
7 Jan Ellis
8 Tommy Bedford
9 Dawie De Villiers (Captain)
10 Piet Visagie
11 Corra Dirksen
12 Syd Nomis
13 Eben Olivier
14 Jannie Engelbrecht
15 Rodney Gould
 
British Lions
1 Sid Millar
2 Jeff Young
3 John O`Shea
4 Peter Stagg
5 Willie John McBride
6 Roger Arneil
7 Michael Doyle
8 Robert Taylor
9 Gareth Edwards
10 Barry John
11 Maurice Richards
12 John Turner
13 Patrick Bresnihan
14 Keith Savage
15 Tom Kiernan (Captain)
RESERVES
South Africa
16 Tiny Neethling
17 Don Walton
18 HO De Villiers
19 Piet Uys
 
British Lions
16 Mike Gibson
REPLACEMENTS
 
British Lions
30 Mike Gibson for Barry John
RUN OF PLAY
0 Penalty Tiny Naudé South Africa
1 Penalty Piet Visagie South Africa
2 Try Willie John McBride British Lions
3 Conversion Tom Kiernan British Lions
4 Try Tiny Naudé South Africa
5 Conversion Piet Visagie South Africa
6 Penalty Tom Kiernan British Lions
7 Try Dawie De Villiers South Africa
8 Conversion Piet Visagie South Africa
9 Penalty Tom Kiernan British Lions
30 Substitution (Injury) Barry John British Lions
41 Penalty Piet Visagie South Africa
42 Try Frik Du Preez South Africa
43 Missed Conversion Piet Visagie South Africa
44 Penalty Tom Kiernan British Lions
45 Penalty Tom Kiernan British Lions
46 Penalty Tiny Naudé South Africa
47 Penalty Tom Kiernan British Lions