Johannesburg - Argentina beat the South Africa men’s hockey team 1-0 in the second Test match at Kearsney College in Hillcrest, Durban on Thursday.
There was no score at half-time
South American champions Argentina scored the winner through a Pedro Ibarra penalty corner midway through the second half.
Three South Africans made their Test debuts - Dylan Coombes, Dean Symons and Nic Spooner.
The third Test in this five-match series in KwaZulu-Natal will take place at 15:00 on Saturday, at Queensmead Hockey Stadium in Umbilo, Durban South.
Argentina won the first Test 4-2.