MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS South Africa vs Australia
VENUE Minolta Loftus
DATE 23 August 1997 17:00
COMPETITION Winfield Tri Nations
FINAL SCORE 61 - 22
TRIES 8 - 3
HALFTIME SCORE 18 - 15
CONDITIONS Hot and sunny at start, then floodlit.
CROWD 51000
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Paddy O`Brien
SCORING SUMMARY
South Africa
Conversion Jannie de Beer 6
Penalty Jannie de Beer 3
Try James Dalton 1
Try Jannie de Beer 1
Try Mark Andrews 1
Try Percy Montgomery 2
Try Pieter Rossouw 1
Try Rassie Erasmus 1
Try Warren Brosnihan 1
 
Australia
Conversion David Knox 2
Penalty David Knox 1
Try David Knox 1
Try Jason Little 1
Try Joe Roff 1
LINE-UP
South Africa
1 Os du Randt
2 James Dalton
3 Marius Hurter
4 Hannes Strydom
5 Mark Andrews
6 Warren Brosnihan
7 Rassie Erasmus
8 Gary Teichmann (Captain)
9 Joost Van der Westhuizen
10 Jannie de Beer
11 André Snyman
12 Henry Honiball
13 Percy Montgomery
14 James Small
15 André Joubert
 
Australia
1 Richard Harry
2 Michael Foley
3 Andrew Blades
4 Owen Finegan
5 John Langford
6 Matt Cockbain
7 David Wilson (Captain)
8 Troy Coker
9 George Gregan
10 David Knox
11 Joe Roff
12 James Holbeck
13 Jason Little
14 Ben Tune
15 Stephen Larkham
RESERVES
South Africa
16 Pieter Rossouw
17 Petrus Francois Smith
18 Werner Swanepoel
19 Schutte Bekker
20 Wybrand Els
21 Naka Drotske
 
Australia
16 Mitch Hardy
17 Sam Payne
18 Andrew Heath
19 Toutai Kefu
20 Brett Robinson
21 Marco Caputo
REPLACEMENTS
South Africa
25 Pieter Rossouw for André Snyman
50 Schutte Bekker for Gary Teichmann
52 Gary Teichmann for Schutte Bekker
66 Wybrand Els for Hannes Strydom
84 Werner Swanepoel for James Small
 
Australia
56 Brett Robinson for Troy Coker
78 Toutai Kefu for Matt Cockbain
RUN OF PLAY
0 Try Rassie Erasmus South Africa
1 Conversion Jannie de Beer South Africa
2 Penalty Jannie de Beer South Africa
3 Penalty Jannie de Beer South Africa
4 Try David Knox Australia
5 Missed Conversion David Knox Australia
6 Try Joe Roff Australia
7 Conversion David Knox Australia
8 Penalty David Knox Australia
9 Try James Dalton South Africa
10 Missed Conversion Jannie de Beer South Africa
24 Yellow Card Joost Van der Westhuizen South Africa
25 Substitution (Tactical) Pieter Rossouw for André Snyman South Africa
35 Yellow Card James Holbeck Australia
39 Yellow Card Os du Randt South Africa
41 Try Mark Andrews South Africa
42 Missed Conversion Jannie de Beer South Africa
43 Try Pieter Rossouw South Africa
44 Conversion Jannie de Beer South Africa
45 Try Percy Montgomery South Africa
46 Conversion Jannie de Beer South Africa
47 Penalty Jannie de Beer South Africa
48 Try Warren Brosnihan South Africa
49 Conversion Jannie de Beer South Africa
50 Substitution (Blood) Gary Teichmann South Africa
50 Try Percy Montgomery South Africa
51 Conversion Jannie de Beer South Africa
52 Try Jason Little Australia
52 Substitution (Blood bin returning) Schutte Bekker South Africa
53 Conversion David Knox Australia
54 Try Jannie de Beer South Africa
55 Conversion Jannie de Beer South Africa
56 Substitution (Tactical) Brett Robinson for Troy Coker Australia
66 Substitution (Tactical) Wybrand Els for Hannes Strydom South Africa
78 Substitution (Tactical) Toutai Kefu for Matt Cockbain Australia
84 Substitution (Tactical) Werner Swanepoel for James Small South Africa