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South Africa
8 - 3
British & Irish Lions
4th August 1962
15:30
Newlands
British & Irish Lions Tour
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
21/7/62South Africa3 - 0Lions
23/6/62South Africa3 - 3Lions
24/9/55South Africa22 - 8Lions
Captain
South Africa
Johannes Theodorus Claassen
DOB23rd Sep 1929
Caps6
Points0
Debut6th August 1955
Top overall performers in this fixture
Theunis Briers5 Tries
Keith Oxlee27 Points
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played26
Wins12
Losses10
Draws4
Average Pts Per Game10
Biggest Win17 - 0
Heaviest Defeat8 - 17
Champions0
South Africa 8 - 3 British & Irish Lions
Saturday 4th August 1962, KO 01:00
Newlands, Cape Town   Att: 54,843
Referee: Dr Bertie Strasheim
Head to head
Overall Stats
Played26
Wins12
Losses10
Draws4
Tries54
Conversions24
Penalties12
Drop Goals3
Points257
Avg. Age78
Overall Stats
Played26
Wins10
Losses12
Draws4
Tries37
Conversions16
Penalties8
Drop Goals6
Points181
Avg. Age78
 
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
28/7/62Transvaal3 - 24Lions
25/7/62Northern Universitie6 - 6Lions
21/7/62South Africa3 - 0Lions
Captain
Arthur Smith
Arthur Robert Smith
DOB23rd Jan 1933
Caps16
Points66
Debut22nd June 1955
Top overall performers in this fixture
JJ Williams4 Tries
Neil Jenkins41 Points
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played365
Wins265
Losses76
Draws24
Average Pts Per Game16
Biggest Win71 - 3
Heaviest Defeat0 - 29
Champions0
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