Kiwis too good for Blitzbokke

2015-05-09 20:06
Stephan Dippenaar (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - South Africa ended Pool B in second place after losing 24-19 to New Zealand in their final group match on Saturday.

The Blitzbokke's chances of beating New Zealand were dealt a blow as they ended the first half 12-0 down.

A valiant comeback by South Africa fell short as the Kiwis did enough to hold on to victory.

South Africa will now face a quarter-final showdown against Fiji on Sunday.


South Africa:

Tries: Dippenaar, Senatla, Speckman

Conversions: Speckman x 2

New Zealand:

Tries: Curry, Curtis, Mikkelson, Stowers

Conversions: Kaka, Webber

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