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South Africa
6 - 9
British & Irish Lions
3rd September 1955
15:45
Loftus Versfeld
British & Irish Lions Tour
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
20/8/55South Africa25 - 9Lions
6/8/55South Africa22 - 23Lions
10/9/38South Africa16 - 21Lions
Captain
South Africa
Stephen Perry Fry
DOB14th Jul 1924
Caps2
Points0
Debut6th August 1955
Top overall performers in this fixture
Theunis Briers5 Tries
Keith Oxlee27 Points
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played22
Wins10
Losses9
Draws3
Average Pts Per Game10
Biggest Win17 - 0
Heaviest Defeat8 - 17
Champions0
South Africa 6 - 9 British & Irish Lions
Saturday 3rd September 1955, KO 01:00
Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria   Att: 45,000
Referee: Ralph Burmeister
Head to head
Overall Stats
Played22
Wins10
Losses9
Draws3
Tries48
Conversions22
Penalties9
Drop Goals2
Points223
Avg. Age84
Overall Stats
Played22
Wins9
Losses10
Draws3
Tries33
Conversions15
Penalties7
Drop Goals5
Points161
Avg. Age83
 
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
27/8/55N-E Transvaal11 - 14Lions
24/8/55Eastern Transvaal17 - 17Lions
20/8/55South Africa25 - 9Lions
Captain
Cliff Morgan
Clifford Isaac Morgan
DOB7th Apr 1930
Caps11
Points18
Debut22nd June 1955
Top overall performers in this fixture
JJ Williams4 Tries
Neil Jenkins41 Points
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played308
Wins222
Losses66
Draws20
Average Pts Per Game15
Biggest Win71 - 3
Heaviest Defeat0 - 29
Champions0