26 August 2017
Estadio Padre Ernesto Martearena, Salta
The Rugby Championship Match
South Africa
41
Argentina
23
Captain: Eben Etzebeth Referee: Pascal Gauzère (France)
Coach: Allister Coetzee Attendance: 17435
Team:
Combined caps: 344 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropTendai MtawariraSharks3291 
HookerMalcolm MarxLions236 
Tight-head PropCoenie OosthuizenSharks2827 
Lock (C)Eben EtzebethWP2558 
LockFranco MostertLions2611 
FlankSiya KolisiWP26202 tries
FlankJaco KrielLions289 
EighthmanUzair CassiemCheetahs272 
ScrumhalfFrancois HougaardWorcester2943 
FlyhalfElton JantjiesLions27151 try, 5 conversions, 2 penalties
Left WingCourtnall SkosanLions264 
Inside CentreJan SerfonteinBlue Bulls2430 
Outside CentreJesse KrielBlue Bulls2320 
Right WingRaymond RhuleCheetahs244 
Full BackAndries CoetzeeLions274 
ReserveSteven KitshoffBordeaux2514 
ReserveJean-Luc du PreezSharks2251 try
ReservePieter-Steph du ToitWP2524 
ReserveTrevor NyakaneBlue Bulls2829 
ReserveRudy PaigeBlue Bulls288 
ReserveDamian de AllendeWP2523 
ReserveBongi MbonambiWP269 
Penalty Tries: 1
Argentina: 2 tries, 2 conversions, 3 penalties

Match pictures:

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