6 November 2021
Millenium Stadium (Cardiff Arms Park), Cardiff
South Africa
23
Wales
18
Captain: Siya Kolisi Referee: Paul Williams (New Zealand)
Coach: Jacques Nienaber Attendance: 70353
Team:
Combined caps: 619 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropOx NcheSharks266 
HookerBongi MbonambiWP3045 
Tight-head PropTrevor NyakaneBlue Bulls3251 
LockEben EtzebethToulon3094 
LockLood de JagerSale2853 
Flank (C)Siya KolisiSharks3060 
FlankKwagga SmithYamaha2816 
EighthmanDuane VermeulenBlue Bulls3558 
ScrumhalfHerschel JantjiesWP2518 
FlyhalfHandré PollardMontpellier27574 penalties
Left WingMakazole MapimpiSharks3122 
Inside CentreDamian de AllendeMunster2955 
Outside CentreLukhanyo AmSharks2723 
Right WingJesse KrielCanon2748 
Full BackDamian WillemseWP2313 
ReserveFrancois SteynCheetahs34711 penalty
ReserveMalcolm MarxSpears27431 try
ReserveSteven KitshoffWP2956 
ReserveVincent KochSaracens3128 
ReserveCobus ReinachMontpellier3118 
ReserveElton JantjiesPau31411 penalty
ReserveFranco MostertHonda3048 
ReserveJasper WieseLeicester268 
Wales: 6 penalties

Match pictures:

Team for the Cardiff test:
Back: Trevor Nyakane, Lukhanyo Am, Malcolm Marx, Franco Mostert, Jasper Wiese, Vincent Koch, Makazole Mapimpi
Middle: Cobus Reinach, Ox Nche, Bongi Mbonambi, Damian Willemse, Jesse Kriel, Kwagga Smith, Elton Jantjies, Herschel Jantjies
Front: Duane Vermeulen, Frans Steyn, Eben Etzebeth, Siya Kolisi (captain), Jacques Nienaber (coach) Handré Pollard (vice-captain), Damian de Allende, Steven Kitshoff, Lood de Jager