7 October 2017
Newlands, Cape Town
The Rugby Championship Match
South Africa
24
New Zealand
25
Captain: Eben Etzebeth Referee: Jérôme Garcès (France)
Coach: Allister Coetzee Attendance: 47342
Team:
Combined caps: 331 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropSteven KitshoffBordeaux2518 
HookerMalcolm MarxLions23101 try
Tight-head PropRuan DreyerLions273 
Lock (C)Eben EtzebethWP2562 
LockLood de JagerBlue Bulls2431 
FlankSiya KolisiWP2624 
FlankPieter-Steph du ToitWP2528 
EighthmanFrancois LouwBath3253 
ScrumhalfRoss CronjéLions2851 try
FlyhalfElton JantjiesLions27192 conversions, 1 penalty
Left WingCourtnall SkosanLions268 
Inside CentreJan SerfonteinBlue Bulls2434 
Outside CentreJesse KrielBlue Bulls2324 
Right WingDillyn LeydsWP254 
Full BackAndries CoetzeeLions278 
ReserveWilco LouwWP230 
ReserveFranco MostertLions2614 
ReserveJean-Luc du PreezSharks2291 try
ReserveHandre PollardBlue Bulls23211 conversion
ReserveDamian de AllendeWP2526 
ReserveTrevor NyakaneBlue Bulls2833 
New Zealand: 3 tries, 2 conversions, 2 penalties

Match pictures:

Team for the Newlands test:
Back: Wilco Louw, Malcolm Marx, Franco Mostert, Jean-Luc du Preez, Damian de Allende, Handré Pollard, Steven Kitshoff, Ruan Dreyer
Middle: Ross Cronjé, Chiliboy Ralepelle, Dillyn Leyds, Courtnall Skosan, Elton Jantjies, Jesse Kriel, Andries Coetzee, Rudy Paige
Front: Trevor Nyakane, Francois Louw, Siya Kolisi, Allister Coetzee (coach), Eben Etzebeth (captain), Ian Schwartz (manager), Jan Serfontein, Lood de Jager, Pieter-Steph du Toit