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Orange Free State
3 - 9
British & Irish Lions
20th July 1968
Free State Stadium
British & Irish Lions Tour
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
4/7/62Orange Free State14 - 14Lions
2/7/55Orange Free State3 - 31Lions
2/7/38Orange Free State6 - 21Lions
Captain
Cheetahs
Corrie van Zyl
Caps0
Points0
Top overall performers in this fixture
Gert Cilliers2 Tries
Jannie de Beer20 Points
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played4
Wins1
Losses2
Draws1
Average Pts Per Game7
Biggest Win6 - 3
Heaviest Defeat3 - 31
Champions0
Orange Free State 3 - 9 British & Irish Lions
Saturday 20th July 1968
Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein, SA   Att: 25,000
Referee: HJ du Plooy
Head to head
Overall Stats
Played4
Wins1
Losses2
Draws1
Tries5
Conversions1
Penalties3
Drop Goals1
Points29
Avg. Age78
Overall Stats
Played4
Wins2
Losses1
Draws1
Tries15
Conversions7
Penalties2
Drop Goals1
Points69
Avg. Age71
 
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
17/7/68Border Bulldogs6 - 26Lions
13/7/68South Africa11 - 6Lions
8/7/68Boland0 - 14Lions
Captain
Tom Kiernan
Thomas Joseph Kiernan
DOB7th Jan 1939
Caps21
Points87
Debut30th May 1962
Top overall performers in this fixture
John Bentley3 Tries
Tim Stimpson22 Points
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played424
Wins305
Losses91
Draws28
Average Pts Per Game16
Biggest Win71 - 3
Heaviest Defeat0 - 29
Champions0