6 August 1938
Ellispark, Johannesburg
South Africa
26
Britain
12
Captain: Danie Craven Referee: At Horak (South Africa)
Attendance: 36000
Team:
Combined caps: 98 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropBoy LouwWP3215 
HookerJan LotzTvl275 
Tight-head PropFanie LouwTvl2891 try
LockFerdie BerghN-Tvl3114 
LockRoger SherriffN-Tvl250 
FlankBen du ToitN-Tvl250 
FlankEbbo BastardNatal264 
EighthmanLukas StrachanN-Tvl307 
Scrumhalf (C)Danie CravenN-Tvl2713 
FlyhalfTony HarrisTvl2121 try
Left WingFreddy TurnerTvl248 
Inside CentrePiet de WetWP210 
Outside CentreFlappie LochnerEP241 
Right WingDai WilliamsWP2552 tries
Full BackGerry BrandWP31154 conversions, 2 penalties
Britain: 4 penalties

Match pictures:

Team for the first test

Back: Fanie Louw, Ben du Toit, Roger Sheriff, Ferdie Bergh, Lukas Strachan, Jan Lotz, Ebbo Bastard

Middle: Freddie Turner, Gerrie Brand, Danie Craven (captain), JA Durie jnr (manager), Boy Louw, Piet de Wet, Dai Williams

Front: Tony Harris, Flappie Lochner