28 June 1975
Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria
South Africa
33
France
18
Captain: Morné du Plessis Referee: Norman Sanson (Scotland)
Coach: Ian Kirkpatrick Attendance: 63000
Team:
Combined caps: 64 tests (starting 15)
PositionPlayerProvinceAgePrev TestsScoring
Loose-head PropNiek BezuidenhoutN-Tvl247 
HookerRobert CockrellWP253 
Tight-head PropDerek van den BergNatal291 
LockMoaner van HeerdenN-Tvl235 
LockKevin de KlerkTvl254 
FlankKlippies KritzingerOFS275 
FlankKleintjie GroblerOFS302 
Eighthman (C)Morné du PlessisWP2581 try
ScrumhalfPaul BayvelTvl265 
FlyhalfGerald BoschTvl2642 conversions, 6 penalties
Left WingCarel FourieEP2431 try, 1 penalty
Inside CentreJan SchlebuschOFS262 
Outside CentreJohan OosthuizenWP234 
Right WingChris PopeWP225 
Full BackDawie SnymanWP256 
ReserveBoland CoetzeeWP301 
France: 1 try, 1 conversion, 3 penalties, 1 dropgoal

Match pictures:

Team for the Pretoria test:

Inset: Jan-Boland Coetzee (reserve)

Back: Gerald Bosch, Carel Fourie, Chris Pope, Derek van den Berg, Kevin de Klerk, Kleintjie Grobler, Klippies Kritzinger, Robert Cockrell, Jan Schlebusch, Johan Oosthuizen

Front: Paul Bayvel, Moaner van Heerden, Johan Claassen (asst coach), Morné du Plessis (captain), Floors Aucamp (manager), Dawie Snyman, Ian Kirkpatrick (coach), Niek Bezuidenhout