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As it happened: Springboks 35-17 Wallabies

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20 Jul 2019

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Next weekend the Boks tackle the All Blacks in Wellington, while the Wallabies host Argentina in Brisbane.

Stay tuned to Sport24 for reaction following the first Test of the year.

20 Jul 2019

No surprise as Springbok scrumhalf Herschel Jantjies is made MAN-OF-THE-MATCH on debut!

20 Jul 2019

MATCH REPORT: Rookie Jantjies stars in Bok win over Wallabies

20 Jul 2019

A thoroughly deserved bonus-point victory for the Boks! They were more impressive in the second half and it was great to see them finish the game strong.

20 Jul 2019

FULL-TIME: South Africa 35-17 Australia

20 Jul 2019

82'- The Wallabies charge at Elton Jantjies' conversion attempt but the referee says they went too early.

He gets another chance and promptly slots the CONVERSION!

20 Jul 2019

The victory and bonus-point in the bag!

20 Jul 2019

80'- TRY to the Springboks as replacement scrumhalf Cobus Reinach scores after a sniping break!

20 Jul 2019

79'- PENALTIES CONCEDED

SA 6

Australia 9

20 Jul 2019

79'- Another Springbok penalty... another attacking lineout...

20 Jul 2019

78'- The Wallabies win a turnover, but moments later are pinged for holding on too long... again the Boks will set up an attacking lineout...

20 Jul 2019

76'- A Wallabies player is caught off-side - just inside SA territory and the hosts decide to set up a lineout deep inside Australian territory...

The Boks are hunting a bonus-point.

20 Jul 2019

73'- DEFENDERS BEATEN

SA 14

Australia 23

20 Jul 2019

71'- CONVERSION slotted by Foley.

SA 28-17 Australia

20 Jul 2019

70'- TRY to the Wallabies! Out of nowhere, Bernard Foley scores under the posts. It was set up by a sniping break from Kurtley Beale.

20 Jul 2019

70'- Some relief for the Wallabies as they win a rare scrum penalty... it allows them to exit their own 22m area...

20 Jul 2019

68'- The Wallabies have simply been nowhere in this second half... after dominating possession and territory in the first period, they have been under constant pressure in the second...

20 Jul 2019

67'- Bok sub: Orie on at lock for De Jager.

20 Jul 2019

A terrific debut for Herschel Jantjies. He is surely in line for the man-of-the-match award!

20 Jul 2019

65'- Bok sub: Cobus Reinach replaces Herschel Jantjies.

20 Jul 2019

64'- Tupou's time in the sin-bin has now expired.

20 Jul 2019

63'- CONVERSION slotted by Elton Jantjies.

SA 28-10 Australia

20 Jul 2019

61'- TRY to the Springboks as Herschel Jantjies goes over in the corner for his second try. A brilliant break on the blindside catching the Wallabies cold!

20 Jul 2019

61'- It's all the Springboks now... they have turned it around remarkably in this second half...

20 Jul 2019

60'- METRES MADE ON ATTACK

SA 201m

Australia 170m

20 Jul 2019

59'- Bok sub: Coetzee on for Elstadt.

The Wallabies have also made string of substitutions.

20 Jul 2019

57'- CONVERSION slotted by Elton Jantjies.

SA 21-10 Australia

20 Jul 2019

55'- TRY! Some great hands from the Boks sees winger S'bu Nkosi go over near the corner!

20 Jul 2019

54'- The Boks are oh-so-close but held up over the line... they will come back for a five-metre scrum...

20 Jul 2019

53'- YELLOW CARD for reserve prop Taniela Tupou for a shoulder charge into Rynhardt Elstadt's chest.

20 Jul 2019

53'- Probing inside the red zone... the Boks win a penalty after potential foul play by the Wallabies.

The TMO is called into action...

20 Jul 2019

53'- Bok subs: Brits and Koch on, Mbonambi and Nyakane off.

20 Jul 2019

51'- Bok sub: Frans Steyn on for Andre Esterhuizen.

20 Jul 2019

51'- The flyhalf's penalty attempt is just short...

20 Jul 2019

50'- Another scrum penalty for the Boks. It's on halfway and Elton Jantjies will line up a shot at goal. 55 metres on the angle...

20 Jul 2019

47'- A TEST DEBUT for Bulls prop Lizo Gqoboka, who replaces Tendai Mtawarira.

20 Jul 2019

47' - Another attack messed up by the Boks... they are way to lateral... flyhalf Elton Jantjies is receiving the ball way too deep...

20 Jul 2019

45'- Another power scrum from the Boks sees them win a penalty. It allows Elton Jantjies to set up a lineout near the Australian 22m area...

20 Jul 2019

43'- As commentator Joel Stransky says, "just a little too lateral" on attack from the Boks...
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