MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS South Africa vs British Lions
VENUE Ellis Park, Johannesburg
DATE 27 July 1968 15:15
COMPETITION British Lions Tour
FINAL SCORE 19 - 6
TRIES 4 - 0
HALFTIME SCORE 6 - 3
CROWD 62200
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Dr. Bertie Strasheim
SCORING SUMMARY
South Africa
Conversion Piet Visagie 2
Drop Goal Rodney Gould 1
Try Eben Olivier 1
Try Jan Ellis 1
Try Mannetjies Roux 1
Try Syd Nomis 1
 
British Lions
Penalty Tom Kiernan 2
LINE-UP
South Africa
1 Tiny Neethling
2 Gys Pitzer
3 Hannes Marais
4 Frik Du Preez
5 Tiny Naudé
6 Thys Lourens
7 Jan Ellis
8 Tommy Bedford
9 Dawie De Villiers (Captain)
10 Piet Visagie
11 Syd Nomis
12 Mannetjies Roux
13 Eben Olivier
14 Gertjie Brynard
15 Rodney Gould
 
British Lions
1 Tony Horton
2 John Pullin
3 Delme Thomas
4 Peter Stagg
5 Willie John McBride
6 Roger Arneil
7 Robert Taylor
8 Jim Telfer
9 Gordon Connell
10 Mike Gibson
11 Maurice Richards
12 Patrick Bresnihan
13 John Turner
14 Keith Savage
15 Tom Kiernan (Captain)
RESERVES
South Africa
16 Mof Myburgh
17 Don Walton
18 Jannie Barnard
19 Piet Uys
 
REPLACEMENTS
 
RUN OF PLAY
0 Try Mannetjies Roux South Africa
1 Missed Conversion Piet Visagie South Africa
2 Penalty Tom Kiernan British Lions
3 Drop Goal Rodney Gould South Africa
41 Try Jan Ellis South Africa
42 Missed Conversion Piet Visagie South Africa
43 Try Eben Olivier South Africa
44 Conversion Piet Visagie South Africa
45 Try Syd Nomis South Africa
46 Conversion Piet Visagie South Africa
47 Penalty Tom Kiernan British Lions