25 May 1995
Newlands, Cape Town
World Cup Pool Match
South Africa
27
Australia
18
Captain: Francois Pienaar Referee: Derek Bevan (Wales)
Coach: Kitch Christie Attendance: 51000
Team:
Combined caps: 124 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropOs du RandtCheetahs225 
HookerJames DaltonLions221 
Tight-head PropBalie SwartLions3110 
LockHannes StrydomLions297 
LockMark AndrewsSharks239 
Flank (C)Francois PienaarLions2816 
FlankRuben KrugerBlue Bulls255 
EighthmanRudolph StraeuliLions316 
ScrumhalfJoost van der WesthuizenBlue Bulls248 
FlyhalfJoel StranskyWP2771 try, 1 conversion, 4 penalties, 1 dropgoal
Left WingPieter HendriksLions2541 try
Inside CentreHennie le RouxLions2711 
Outside CentreJapie MulderLions255 
Right WingJames SmallSharks2619 
Full BackAndrĂ© JoubertSharks3111 
ReserveGarry PagelWP280 
Australia: 2 tries, 1 conversion, 2 penalties