Barbarians v South Africa

Date:

Venue: Wembley Stadium, London

Referee: Mike Fraser (NZRU)

Attendance: 46,646

Barbarians v South Africa Match Reports

The Baa-Baas and Springboks played out a hugely entertaining 31-31 draw in the Killik Cup match at Wembley Stadium. Both teams scored five tries apiece as they looked to run everything in front of a 46,646 crowd. A selection of match reports is listed below:

Barbarians v South Africa - Match Highlights

Barbarians v South Africa - Match Stats

Barbarians: (17) 31
Try: Nanai (5'), Ellis (19'), Naiyaravoro (40'), Morahan (55', 68')
Conversion: Du Preez (20'), Mo'unga (56', 69')

South Africa: (12) 31
Try: Du Toit (12'), Smit (23'), Petersen (44'), Venter (71'), Van Rensburg (77')
Conversion: Lambie (25', 45', 72')

Man of The Match: Taqele Naiyaravoro (Barbarians)

Barbarians v South Africa - Team Line-ups

Barbarians Team Line-up

Forwards

  • 1 Reggie Goodes (Hurricanes)
  • 2 Akker van der Merwe (Lions)
  • 3 Paddy Ryan (Waratahs & Australia)
  • 4 Martin Muller (Lions)
  • 5 Michael Fatialofa (Hurricanes)
  • 6 Brad Shields (Hurricanes)
  • 7 Jordan Taufua (Crusaders)
  • 8 Luke Whitelock (Highlanders & New Zealand)

Backs

  • 9 Andy Ellis (CAPTAIN, Crusaders, Kobelco Steelers & New Zealand)
  • 10 Robert du Preez (Stormers)
  • 11 Taqele Naiyaravoro (Waratahs, Panasonic & Australia)
  • 12 Richard Buckman (Highlanders & Panasonic)
  • 13 Seta Tamanivalu (Crusaders & New Zealand)
  • 14 Matt Faddes (Highlanders)
  • 15 Melani Nanai (Blues)

Replacements

  • 16 Andrew Ready (Reds)
  • 17 Schalk van der Merwe (Montpellier)
  • 18 Toby Smith (Rebels & Australia)
  • 19 Sam Carter (Brumbies & Australia)
  • 20 Ruan Ackermann (Lions)
  • 21 Nic Stirzaker (Rebels)
  • 22 Richard Mo'unga (Crusaders)
  • 23 Luke Morahan (Force & Australia)

South Africa Team Line-up

Forwards

  • 1 Tendai Mtawarira
  • 2 Malcolm Marx
  • 3 Lourens Adriaanse
  • 4 RG Snyman
  • 5 Pieter-Steph du Toit
  • 6 Roelof Smit
  • 7 Teboho Mohoj√©
  • 8 Nizaam Carr

Backs

  • 9 Rudy Paige
  • 10 Pat Lambie (CAPTAIN)
  • 11 Jamba Ulengo
  • 12 Rohan Janse van Rensburg
  • 13 Francois Venter
  • 14 Sergeal Petersen
  • 15 Jesse Kriel

Replacements

  • 16 Bongi Mbonambi
  • 17 Lizo Gqoboko
  • 18 Trevor Nyakane
  • 19 Eben Etzebeth
  • 20 Jean-Luc du Preez
  • 21 Piet van Zyl
  • 22 Tian Schoeman
  • 23 Ruan Combrinck