Rugby Championship

1995 World Cup winner hands out Bok jerseys

2018-09-07 08:22

Cape Town - Former Springbok flyhalf Joel Stransky had the honour of presenting the team’s match-day jerseys on Friday.

The Boks are in Brisbane preparing for Saturday’s Rugby Championship Test there against the Wallabies.

The 51-year-old Stransky said on Twitter that it was an honour and a privilege to hand out the team’s jerseys.

Stransky, who played 23 Tests for the Boks between 1993 and 1996, will always be remembered for kicking the winning drop goal in the 1995 Rugby World Cup final against the All Blacks at Ellis Park.

It gave the Boks a 15-12 victory after extra time.

Saturday's Test is scheduled for 12:00 (SA time).

Teams:

Australia

15 Dane Haylett-Petty, 14 Jack Maddocks, 13 Reece Hodge, 12 Matt Toomua, 11 Marika Koroibete, 10 Kurtley Beale, 9 Will Genia, 8 Pete Samu, 7 Michael Hooper (captain), 6 Lukhan Tui, 5 Adam Coleman, 4 Rory Arnold, 3 Allan Alaalatoa, 2 Tatafu Polota-Nau, 1 Scott Sio

Substitutes: 16 Folau Faingaa, 17 Tom Robertson, 18 Taniela Tupou, 19 Izack Rodda, 20 Ned Hanigan, 21 Joe Powell, 22 Bernard Foley, 23 Tom Banks

South Africa

15 Willie le Roux, 14 Makazole Mapimpi, 13 Jesse Kriel, 12 Damian de Allende, 11 Aphiwe Dyantyi, 10 Elton Jantjies, 9 Faf de Klerk, 8 Warren Whiteley, 7 Pieter-Steph du Toit, 6 Siya Kolisi (captain), 5 Franco Mostert, 4 Eben Etzebeth, 3 Frans Malherbe, 2 Bongi Mbonambi, 1 Steven Kitshoff.

Substitutes: 16 Malcolm Marx, 17 Beast Mtawarira, 18 Wilco Louw, 19 RG Snyman, 20 Francois Louw, 21 Embrose Papier, 22 Handre Pollard, 23 Cheslin Kolbe

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