South Africa vs England

Date Status Team Score Team Score Venue
08/12/06 Test South Africa 3  England 3  Crystal Palace
04/01/13  Test South Africa  9  England  3  Twickenham
02/01/32  Test South Africa 7  England 0  Twickenham
05/01/52   Test South Africa 8  England 3  Twickenham
07/01/61   Test South Africa 5  England 0  Twickenham
20/12/69   Test South Africa 8  England  11  Twickenham
03/06/72   Test South Africa  9  England 18  Johannesburg
02/06/84   Test South Africa 33  England 15  Port Elizabeth
09/06/84   Test South Africa 35  England 9 Johannesburg
14/11/92   Test South Africa 16  England 33  Twickenham
04/06/94 Test South Africa 15 England 32 Pretoria
11/06/94 Test South Africa 27 England 9  Cape Town
18/11/95 Test South Africa 24 England 14  Twickenham
29/11/97 Test South Africa 29 England 11  Twickenham
04/07/98 Test South Africa 18 England 0 Cape Town
05/12/98 Test South Africa 7 England 13  Twickenham
24/10/99 Test South Africa 44 England 21  Stade de France
17/06/00 Test South Africa 18 England 13 Pretoria
24/06/00 Test South Africa 22 England 27 Bloemfontein
2/12/00 Test South Africa 17 England 25 London
 24/11/01 Test South Africa 9 England 29 London
 23/11/02 Test South Africa 3 England 53 London
18/10/03 Test South Africa 6 England 25 London
20/11/04 Test South Africa 16 England 32 London
18/11/06 Test South Africa 21 England 23 London
25/11/06 Test South Africa 25 England 14 London
26/05/07 Test South Africa 58 England 10 Bloemfontein
02/06/07 Test South Africa 55 England 22 Pretoria
14/09/07 Test South Africa 36 England 0 Paris
20/10/07 Test South Africa 15 England 6 Paris
22/11/08 Test South Africa 42 England 6 London
27/11/10 Test South Africa 21 England  11  London
09/06/12 Test South Africa  22 England  17  Durban
16/06/12 Test South Africa  36 England  27  Johannesburg
23/06/12 Test South Africa  14 England  14  Port Elizabeth
24/11/12 Test South Africa 16 England  15  London
15/11/14 Test South Africa 31 England 28 London
12/11/16 Test South Africa 21 England 37  London
09/06/18 Test South Africa 42 England 39  Pretoria
16/06/18 Test South Africa 23 England 12  Bloemfontein
23/06/18 Test South Africa 10 England 25  Cape Town
03/11/18 Test South Africa 11 England 12  Twickenham

    Total Points: 887   717  

 

  Matches South Africa England Matches
Played Won Won Drawn
Overall Record 42 25 15 2
At South African Venues 16 24 13 1
At Away Venues 26 14 11 1

 

Did you know?

Test caps:

• The total Test caps for the Springbok starting line-up is 415. There are 122 caps in the backline and 293 amongst the forwards, with a further 120 caps on the bench.
• The average caps per player in the backline are 17, the forwards 37 and those on the bench average 15. The average age of the starting 15 is 26 years.
• Eben Etzebeth is the most experienced player in the squad and the most capped player in the team against England with six appearances against the Roses.
• Malcolm Marx and Damian Willemse are the only two players who have never played in a Test match against England.

The stadium:

• The first Test match on this famous ground took place on 15 January, 1910 when England hosted Wales before a crowd of 18 000. At the time the seating capacity was 20 000.
• Today, Twickenham is regarded as the largest dedicated rugby union stadium in the world, with a seating capacity of 82 000.
• The first Springbok Test match against England on this ground was on 4 January, 1913. The Springboks emerged victorious 9-3 in front of 29 000 spectators.
• To date, South Africa have played in 20 Test matches against England at Twickenham. The record is: P: 20; W: 11; L: 9; PF: 335; PA: 361; TF: 32; TA: 33; Average score: 17-18; Win%: 55%.
• The top Springbok scorers against England at Twickenham are Pat Lambie (36 points), Chester Williams, Willem Alberts and Bryan Habana (two tries each), Lambie (eight penalty goals) and Andre Pretorius (four drop goals)
• The match records are held by André Pretorius (20 points and four drop goals), Chester Williams (two tries), and Braam van Straaten (four penalty goals).

Overall record against England:

• South Africa’s overall record against England is: P: 41; W: 25; L: 14; D: 2; PF: 876; PA: 705; TF: 82; TA: 54; Average score: 21-17. Win%: 61%.
• South Africa’s biggest win against England (48 points) was in 2007 in Bloemfontein when the Springboks ran in seven tries to register a comprehensive win of 58-10.
• The Springboks’ biggest loss to England was on 23 November, 2002 at Twickenham when the home team ran out winners 53-3. On that occasion, Jannes Labuschagne was red carded in the 23rd minute for a late tackle on Jonny Wilkinson.

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