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Transvaal
13 - 36
British & Irish Lions
23rd July 1955
Ellis Park
British & Irish Lions Tour
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
30/7/38Transvaal9 - 17Lions
9/7/38Transvaal16 - 9Lions
2/8/24Transvaal12 - 12Lions
Captain
Golden Lions
Pieter Pelser
Caps0
Points0
Top overall performers in this fixture
Cocky Hahn3 Tries
Gerald Bosch15 Points
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played10
Wins5
Losses4
Draws1
Average Pts Per Game11
Biggest Win27 - 8
Heaviest Defeat3 - 16
Champions0
Transvaal 13 - 36 British & Irish Lions
Saturday 23rd July 1955
Ellis Park, Johannesburg   Att: 60,000
Referee: Mike Slabber
Head to head
Overall Stats
Played10
Wins5
Losses4
Draws1
Tries20
Conversions12
Penalties5
Drop Goals3
Points111
Avg. Age102
Overall Stats
Played10
Wins4
Losses5
Draws1
Tries17
Conversions10
Penalties5
Drop Goals5
Points100
Avg. Age83
 
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
20/7/55North-East Districts6 - 34Lions
16/7/55EP Kings20 - 0Lions
13/7/55South Western Distri3 - 22Lions
Captain
Robin Thompson
Robin Henderson Thompson
DOB5th May 1931
Caps6
Points3
Debut22nd June 1955
Top overall performers in this fixture
Tony O'Reilly3 Tries
Stephen Jones18 Points
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played298
Wins214
Losses65
Draws19
Average Pts Per Game14
Biggest Win71 - 3
Heaviest Defeat0 - 29
Champions0