6 June 1981
Kingspark, Durban
South Africa
12
Ireland
10
Captain: Wynand Claassen Referee: Fran├žis Palmade (France)
Coach: Nelie Smith Attendance: 38600
Team:
Combined caps: 122 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropRichard PrentisTvl3410 
HookerWillie KahtsN-Tvl347 
Tight-head PropOckie OosthuizenN-Tvl261 
LockKevin de KlerkTvl3112 
LockLouis MoolmanN-Tvl3011 
FlankRob LouwWP2610 
FlankTheuns StofbergN-Tvl2613 
Eighthman (C)Wynand ClaassenNatal301 
ScrumhalfDivan SerfonteinWP268 
FlyhalfNaas BothaN-Tvl23101 penalty, 3 dropgoals
Left WingGerrie GermishuysTvl3116 
Inside CentreDanie GerberEP234 
Outside CentreErrol TobiasBoland311 
Right WingRay MordtTvl249 
Full BackGysie PienaarOFS269 
Ireland: 1 try, 2 penalties