19 August 2017
Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Port Elizabeth
The Rugby Championship Match
South Africa
37
Argentina
15
Captain: Eben Etzebeth Referee: Romain Poite (France)
Coach: Allister Coetzee Attendance: 48000
Team:
Combined caps: 289 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropTendai MtawariraSharks3290 
HookerMalcolm MarxLions235 
Tight-head PropCoenie OosthuizenSharks2826 
Lock (C)Eben EtzebethWP2557 
LockFranco MostertLions2610 
FlankSiya KolisiWP26191 try
FlankJaco KrielLions278 
EighthmanUzair CassiemCheetahs271 
ScrumhalfRoss Cronj√©Lions282 
FlyhalfElton JantjiesLions27144 conversions, 3 penalties
Left WingCourtnall SkosanLions2631 try
Inside CentreJan SerfonteinBlue Bulls2429 
Outside CentreJesse KrielBlue Bulls2319 
Right WingRaymond RhuleCheetahs2431 try
Full BackAndries CoetzeeLions273 
ReserveSteven KitshoffBordeaux2513 
ReservePieter-Steph du ToitWP24231 try
ReserveJean-Luc du PreezSharks224 
ReserveFrancois HougaardWorcester2942 
ReserveBongi MbonambiWP268 
ReserveTrevor NyakaneBlue Bulls2828 
ReserveDamian de AllendeWP2522 
ReserveCurwin BoschSharks200 
Argentina: 2 tries, 1 conversion, 1 penalty

Match pictures:

Team for the Port Elizabeth test:
Back: Jaco Kriel, Uzair Cassiem, Malcolm Marx, Pieter-Steph du Toit, Franco Mostert, Jean-Luc du Preez, Steven Kitshoff, Trevor Nyakane
Middle: Ross Cronjé, Courtnall Skosan, Elton Jantjies, Raymond Rhule, Jesse Kriel, Andries Coetzee, Curwin Bosch, Bongi Mbonambi
Front: Damian de Allende, Francois Hougaardt, Siya Kolisi, Allister Coetzee (coach), Eben Etzebeth (captain), Ian Schwartz (manager), Beast Mtawarira, Jan Serfontein, Coenie Oosthuizen