Bookies back Boks to end on winning note

    2017-12-01 09:22

    Cape Town - The Springboks are favourites to beat Wales in Saturday's clash in Cardiff, if local bookmakers are to be believed...

    READ: Coetzee: Gelant is an 'X-factor' player

    According to, the Springboks are 11/20 favourites to win at the Principality Stadium while Wales, who beat the Boks at the same venue last year, are 7/4 outsiders. 

    The draw is on offer at 73/4.

    In terms of handicap, the Boks are 4.5-point favourites. 

    The Boks are looking to make it three wins from four on the northern hemisphere tour after they lost to Ireland, but beat rebounded to beat France and Italy. 

    Wales, meanwhile, have lost to Australia and New Zealand while they scrapped past Georgia. 

    Kick-off on Saturday is at 16:30 SA time. 



    15 Leigh Halfpenny, 14 Hallam Amos, 13 Scott Williams, 12 Hadleigh Parkes, 11 Steff Evans, 10 Dan Biggar, 9 Aled Davies, 8 Taulupe Faletau, 7 Josh Navidi, 6 Aaron Shingler, 5 Alun Wyn Jones, 4 Cory Hill, 3 Scott Andrews, 2 Kristian Dacey, 1 Rob Evans

    Substitutes: 16 Elliot Dee, 17 Wyn Jones, 18. Rhodri Jones, 19 Seb Davies, 20 Dan Lydiate, 21 Rhys Webb, 22 Rhys Patchell, 23 Owen Watkin

    South Africa

    15 Andries Coetzee, 14 Dillyn Leyds, 13 Jesse Kriel, 12 Francois Venter, 11 Warrick Gelant, 10 Handre Pollard, 9 Ross Cronjé, 8 Dan du Preez, 7 Pieter-Steph du Toit, 6 Siya Kolisi, 5 Lood de Jager, 4 Eben Etzebeth, 3 Wilco Louw, 2 Malcolm Marx, 1 Steven Kitshoff

    Substitutes: 16 Bongi Mbonambi, 17 Trevor Nyakane, 18 Ruan Dreyer, 19 Oupa Mohoje 20 Uzair Cassiem, 21 Louis Schreuder, 22 Elton Jantjies, 23 Lukhanyo Am

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