12 June 2010
Newlands, Cape Town
South Africa
42
France
17
Captain: John Smit Referee: Bryce Lawrence (New Zealand)
Coach: Peter de Villiers Attendance: 49000
Team:
Combined caps: 558 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropGürthro SteenkampBlue Bulls28221 try
Hooker (C)John SmitSharks3294 
Tight-head PropBJ BothaUlster3020 
LockDanie RossouwBlue Bulls3247 
LockVictor MatfieldBlue Bulls3393 
FlankSchalk (jnr) BurgerWP2755 
FlankFrancois LouwWP2411 try
EighthmanPierre SpiesBlue Bulls25281 try
ScrumhalfEnrico JanuarieWP2841 
FlyhalfMorné SteynBlue Bulls25123 conversions, 3 penalties
Left WingBryan HabanaWP2757 
Inside CentreWynand OlivierBlue Bulls2627 
Outside CentreJaque FourieWP2755 
Right WingGio AplonWP2712 tries
Full BackZane KirchnerBlue Bulls255 
ReserveJean de VilliersMunster2955 
ReserveChilliboy RalepelleBlue Bulls239 
ReserveDewald PotgieterBlue Bulls232 
ReserveJannie du PlessisSharks2713 
ReserveFlip van der MerweBlue Bulls250 
ReserveJuan de JonghWP221 
ReserveRuan PienaarSharks26371 conversion
France: 2 tries, 2 conversions, 1 penalty

Match pictures:

Team for the Newlands test

Back: Francois Louw, Dewald Potgieter, Pierre Spies, Flip van der Merwe, Danie Rossouw, Gürthro Steenkamp, Jannie du Plessis, Ruan Pienaar
Middle: Gio Aplon, Juan de Jongh, BJ Botha, Morné Steyn, Wynand Olivier, Zane Kirchner, Chiliboy Ralepelle, Ricky Januarie
Front: Jaque Fourie, Bryan Habana, Dick Muir (asst coach), John Smit (captain), Peter de Villiers (coach), Victor Matfield, Gary Gold (asst coach), Jean de Villiers, Schalk Burger