3 September 1949
Kingsmead, Durban
South Africa
9
New Zealand
3
Captain: Felix du Plessis Referee: Eddie Hofmeyr (South Africa)
Coach: Danie Craven Attendance: 30000
Team:
Combined caps: 23 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropChris KochBoland211 
HookerJorrie JordaanN-Tvl292 
Tight-head PropOkey GeffinTvl2823 penalties
LockFlip GeelOFS350 
Lock (C)Felix du PlessisTvl292 
FlankSalty du RandRhodesia231 
FlankBubbles KochWP282 
EighthmanHennie MullerTvl272 
ScrumhalfFonnie du ToitN-Tvl291 
FlyhalfHansie BrewisN-Tvl292 
Left WingCecil MossNatal242 
Inside CentreTjol LateganWP232 
Outside CentreRyk van SchoorRhodesia271 
Right WingFloors DuvenageGriquas311 
Full BackJack van der SchyffGriquas212 
New Zealand: 1 try

Match pictures:

Team for the Kingsmead test

Back: Jorrie Jordaan, Okey Geffin, Hennie Muller, Jack van der Schyff, Salty du Rand, Flip Geel, Bubbles Koch, Chris Koch

Middle: Floors Duvenage, WC Zeller (selector), Felix du Plessis (captain), WF Schreiner (selector), Cecil Moss (vice-captain), JJ Kipling (selector), Hansie Brewis, Dr D Craven (coach/selector)

Front: Tjol Lategan, Ryk van Schoor, Fonnie du Toit