10 November 2018
Stade de France, Paris
South Africa
29
France
26
Captain: Siya Kolisi Referee: Nigel Owens (Wales)
Coach: Rassie Erasmus
Team:
Combined caps: 444 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropSteven KitshoffWP2634 
HookerMalcolm MarxLions2421 
Tight-head PropFrans MalherbeWP2726 
LockPieter-Steph du ToitWP2643 
LockFranco MostertLions2726 
Flank (C)Siya KolisiWP2738 
FlankDuane VermeulenToulon3243 
EighthmanWarren WhiteleyLions3122 
ScrumhalfFaf De KlerkSale2720 
FlyhalfHandre PollardBlue Bulls24362 conversions, 5 penalties
Left WingAphiwe DyantyiLions2410 
Inside CentreDamian de AllendeWP2634 
Outside CentreJesse KrielBlue Bulls2437 
Right WingS'bu NkosiSharks2241 try
Full BackWillie le RouxWasps2950 
ReserveRG SnymanBlue Bulls239 
ReserveCheslin KolbeToulouse254 
ReserveVincent KochSaracens2810 
ReserveThomas du ToitSharks236 
ReserveElton JantjiesLions2830 
ReserveFrancois LouwBath3362 
ReserveBongi MbonambiWP27231 try
France: 2 tries, 2 conversions, 3 penalties, 1 dropgoal

Match pictures:

Team for the Paris test:
Back: Steven Kitshoff, Thomas du Toit, Warren Whiteley, RG Snyman, Franco Mostert, Malcolm Marx, Vincent Koch, Frans Malherbe
Middle: Faf de Klerk; Bongi Mbonambi, Elton Jantjies, Aphiwe Dyantyi, S’bu Nkosi, Cheslin Kolbe, Embrose Papier
Front: Damian de Allende, Handré Pollard, Pieter-Steph du Toit, Siya Kolisi (captain), Rassie Erasmus (coach) Francois Louw, Willie le Roux, Duane Vermeulen, Jesse Kriel