South Africa vs Scotland

Date Status Team Score Team Score Venue
17/11/06 Test South Africa 0  Scotland 6  Hampden Park
23/11/12  Test South Africa  16  Scotland 0  Inverleigh
 16/01/32  Test South Africa  6  Scotland 3  Murrayfield
 24/11/51  Test South Africa  44  Scotland  0  Murrayfield
 30/04/60  Test South Africa  18  Scotland  10  Port Elizabeth
 21/01/61  Test South Africa  12  Scotland  5  Murrayfield
 17/04/65  Test South Africa  5  Scotland  8  Murrayfield
 06/12/69  Test South Africa  3  Scotland  6  Murrayfield
 19/11/94  Test South Africa  34  Scotland  10  Murrayfield
 06/12/97  Test South Africa  68  Scotland  10  Murrayfield
 21/11/98 Test South Africa  35 Scotland  10  Murrayfield
 03/10/99 RWC South Africa  46 Scotland  29  Murrayfield
16/11/02 Test South Africa  6 Scotland  21  Murrayfield
 07/06/03 Test South Africa  29 Scotland  25  Durban
 14/06/03 Test South Africa  28 Scotland  19  Johannesburg
 27/11/04 Test South Africa  45 Scotland  10  Murrayfield
 10/06/06 Test South Africa  36 Scotland  16  Durban
 17/06/06 Test South Africa  29 Scotland  15  Port Elizabeth
 25/08/07 Test South Africa  27 Scotland  3  Murrayfield
 15/11/08 Test South Africa  14 Scotland  10  Murrayfield
 17/11/12 Test South Africa  21 Scotland  10  Murrayfield
15/06/13 Test South Africa 30 Scotland 17  Nelspruit
17/11/13 Test South Africa 28 Scotland 0 Murrayfield
28/06/14 Test South Africa 55 Scotland 6 Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium
3/10/15 RWC South Africa 34 Scotland 16 St James’ Park, Newcastle
17/11/18 TestC South Africa 26 Scotland 20 Murrayfield

    Total Points: 613   276  

 

  Matches South Africa Scotland Matches
Played Won Won Drawn
Overall Record 25 21 4 0
At South African Venues 7 7 0 0
Away Venues 16 13 4 0
Rugby World Cup 2 2 0 0

 
Stats and facts:

Test caps:
• The total Test caps for the Springbok starting line-up is 430. There are 182 caps in the backline with 248 caps amongst the forwards. On the bench there are a further 182 caps.
• The average caps per player in the backline are 26, the forwards 31 while the players on the bench average 23. The average age of the starting 15 is 26.

Approaching milestone:
• Handré Pollard will become the second most-capped Springbok flyhalf with his 38th cap, surpassing Butch James with 37 caps as a flyhalf.

Records vs Scotland:
• South Africa’s overall record against Scotland at BT Murrayfield: P: 16; W: 12; L: 4; PF: 411; PA: 156; TF: 56; TA: 14; Average score: 26-10; Win%: 75%.
• The top Springbok scorers at BT Murrayfield are: Percy Montgomery (59 points, 17 conversions, 5 penalty goals); Joost van der Westhuizen (4 tries); and Jaco van der Westhuyzen (3 drop goals).
• The match records are: Percy Montgomery (26 points and 8 conversions); Six players have scored 2 tries; Morné Steyn (4 penalty goals) and Jaco van der Westhuyzen (3 drop goals).
• South Africa’s overall record against Scotland is: P: 26; W: 21; L: 5; PF: 686; PA: 286; TF: 86; TA: 28; Average score: 26-11. Win%: 81%.
• South Africa’s biggest win against Scotland (58 points) was on 6 December 1997 at BT Murrayfield when the Springboks ran in 10 tries with the final score 68-10. On the day, Percy Montgomery scored 26 points with two tries and eight conversions.
• The Springboks’ biggest loss against Scotland was on 16 November 2002 at BT Murrayfield when the visitors lost by 6-21.

The stadium:
• The first Test match at BT Murrayfield took place on 25 March 1925, when Scotland beat England 14-11 and thereby winning their first Grand Slam in the erstwhile Five Nations Championship.
• South Africa’s first Test against Scotland at BT Murrayfield took place on 6 January 1932, when Bennie Osler’s Springboks beat Scotland 6-3 in front of 74 000 spectators.
• Since that day, the Springboks have played 15 Test matches at BT Murrayfield against Scotland, plus a solitary Test against Spain as part of the 1999 Rugby World Cup tournament.
• The present seating capacity of BT Murrayfield is 67 144.

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