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South Africa
3 - 3
British & Irish Lions
23rd June 1962
15:15
Ellis Park
British & Irish Lions Tour
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
24/9/55South Africa22 - 8Lions
3/9/55South Africa6 - 9Lions
20/8/55South Africa25 - 9Lions
Captain
South Africa
Johannes Theodorus Claassen
DOB23rd Sep 1929
Caps4
Points0
Debut6th August 1955
Top overall performers in this fixture
Theunis Briers5 Tries
Keith Oxlee27 Points
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played24
Wins11
Losses10
Draws3
Average Pts Per Game10
Biggest Win17 - 0
Heaviest Defeat8 - 17
Champions0
South Africa 3 - 3 British & Irish Lions
Saturday 23rd June 1962, KO 01:00
Ellis Park, Johannesburg   Att: 73,000
Referee: Dr Bertie Strasheim
Head to head
Overall Stats
Played24
Wins11
Losses10
Draws3
Tries53
Conversions24
Penalties11
Drop Goals3
Points251
Avg. Age
Overall Stats
Played24
Wins10
Losses11
Draws3
Tries36
Conversions16
Penalties8
Drop Goals6
Points178
Avg. Age78
 
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
16/6/62N-E Transvaal14 - 6Lions
12/6/62South West Africa6 - 14Lions
9/6/62Boland8 - 25Lions
Captain
Arthur Smith
Arthur Robert Smith
DOB23rd Jan 1933
Caps10
Points47
Debut22nd June 1955
Top overall performers in this fixture
JJ Williams4 Tries
Neil Jenkins41 Points
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played354
Wins258
Losses75
Draws21
Average Pts Per Game16
Biggest Win71 - 3
Heaviest Defeat0 - 29
Champions0