'Boks backs forward their case
September 18, 1999
What was effectively a Springbok second XV trounced South Western Districts Eagles in George on Saturday, scoring ten tries to one in a 60-10 win.
South Africa XV team: Breyton Paulse; Stefan Terblanche, Wayne Julies, Brendan Venter, Kaya Malotana; Jannie de Beer, Werner Swanepoel; Andre Vos (capt), Anton Leonard, Rueben Kruger, Krynauw Otto, Mark Andrews, Adrian Garvey, Chris Rossouw, Ollie le Roux.
SA XV scorers: tries:Terblanche (3), Rossouw, Paulse (2), Julies (2), Venter, de Beer; cons: de Beer (5)
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