9 September 2006
Ellispark, Johannesburg
Tri-Nations Match
South Africa
24
Australia
16
Captain: John Smit Referee: Steve Walsh (New Zealand)
Coach: Jake White Attendance: 48000
Team:
Combined caps: 339 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropOs du RandtCheetahs3469 
Hooker (C)John SmitSharks2859 
Tight-head PropBJ BothaSharks262 
LockJohann MullerSharks265 
LockVictor MatfieldBlue Bulls2953 
FlankPierre SpiesBlue Bulls213 
FlankAJ VenterSharks3324 
EighthmanPedrie WannenburgBlue Bulls2515 
ScrumhalfFourie du PreezBlue Bulls24291 try
FlyhalfAndré PretoriusLions27201 conversion, 3 penalties, 1 dropgoal
Left WingWynand OlivierBlue Bulls228 
Inside CentreJean de VilliersWP2523 
Outside CentreJaque FourieLions2325 
Right WingAkona NdunganeBlue Bulls254 
Full BackJP PietersenSharks200 
ReserveBreyton PaulseClermont30611 try
ReserveJacques Cronj√©Blue Bulls2426 
ReserveLawrence SephakaLions2822 
ReserveAlbert van den BergSharks3239 
ReserveRuan PienaarSharks222 
Australia: 1 try, 1 conversion, 3 penalties