Ai! If I watch another game like that, something will surely happen to me in front of my computer! I wonder if my Missus can sue SARU and the Bokke if I keel over?!
The Springboks managed to claw their way back from an eight point deficit, before hanging on doggedly for victory against Wales, beating them by 29 – 25 at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff.
A deserved Man-of-the-Match went to Pierre Spies while Bryan Habana’s shortcomings on defence was once again shown up when 18-year old George North crossed twice in his corner.
Victorious Springbok skipper Victor Matfield after the game against Wales
Tries: Victor Matfield, Willem Alberts
Conversions: Morne Steyn x 2
Penalties: Morne Steyn x 5
Tries: George North x 2, James Hook
Conversions: Stephen Jones x 2
Penalties: Stephen Jones x 2
Nerves under pressure. Morne Steyn scored 19 points for the Springboks