5 January 1952
Twickenham, London
South Africa
8
England
3
Captain: Hennie Muller Referee: William Murdoch (Scotland)
Coach: Danie Craven Attendance: 65000
Team:
Combined caps: 63 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropChris KochBoland246 
HookerWillem DelportEP313 
Tight-head PropJaap BekkerN-Tvl260 
LockSalty du RandRhodesia255 
LockErnst DinkelmannN-Tvl242 
FlankBasie van WykTvl283 
FlankStephen FryWP273 
Eighthman (C)Hennie MullerTvl2971 conversion, 1 penalty
ScrumhalfFonnie du ToitN-Tvl3161 try
FlyhalfHansie BrewisN-Tvl317 
Left WingChum OchseWP262 
Inside CentreTjol LateganWP267 
Outside CentreRyk van SchoorRhodesia306 
Right WingPaul JohnstoneWP213 
Full BackJohnny BuchlerTvl213 
England: 1 try

Match pictures:

Team for the England test:

Back: Basie Viviers (flagman), Frank Mellish (manager), Willa Delport, Stephen Fry, Ernst Dinkelmann, Salty du Rand, Basie van Wyk, Chris Koch, Paul Johnstone, William Murdoch (referee), Danie Craven (coach)

Middle: Jaap Bekker, Hansie Brewis, Fonnie du Toit, Hennie Muller (captain), Basil Kenyon, Chum Ochse, Tjol Lategan

Front: Johnny Buchler, Ryk van Schoor