September 27, 2018 / 2:06 PM / 21 days ago

FACTBOX-Rugby-Rugby Championship – South Africa v Australia

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Factbox for Saturday’s Rugby Championship test between South Africa and Australia.

When: Sept. 29, 5:05 p.m. local (1505 GMT)

Where: Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Port Elizabeth (capacity: 48,000)

Referee: Jerome Garces (France)

Assistant referees: Wayne Barnes (England), Matthew Carley (England); TMO: Graham Hughes (England)

SOUTH AFRICA

World ranking: 5

Coach: Rassie Erasmus

Captain: Siya Kolisi

Team: 15-Willie le Roux, 14-Cheslin Kolbe, 13-Jesse Kriel, 12- Andre Esterhuizen, 11-Aphiwe Dyantyi, 10-Handre Pollard, 9-Faf de Klerk, 8-Sikhumbuzo Notshe, 7-Pieter-Steph du Toit, 6-Siya Kolisi, 5-Franco Mostert, 4-Eben Etzebeth, 3-Frans Malherbe, 2-Malcolm Marx, 1-Tendai Mtawarira

Replacements: 16-Bongi Mbonambi, 17-Steven Kitshoff, 18-Wilco Louw, 19-RG Snyman, 20-Marco van Staden, 21-Embrose Papier, 22-Elton Jantjies, 23-Damian Willemse

AUSTRALIA

World ranking: 7

Coach: Michael Cheika

Captain: David Pocock

Team: 15-Dane Haylett-Petty, 14-Israel Folau, 13-Reece Hodge, 12-Matt Toomua, 11-Marika Koroibete, 10-Kurtley Beale, 9-Will Genia, 8-David Pocock, 7-Michael Hooper (captain), 6-Ned Hanigan, 5-Izack Rodda, 4-Adam Coleman, 3-Taniela Tupou, 2-Tatafu Polota-Nau, 1-Scott Sio

Replacements: 16-Folau Faingaa, 17-Sekope Kepu, 18-Allan Alaalatoa, 19-Rory Arnold, 20-Rob Simmons, 21-Nick Phipps, 22-Bernard Foley, 23-Jack Maddocks.

OVERALL RECORD

Played: 86

South Africa wins: 46

Australia wins: 37

Draws: 3

LAST FIVE MEETINGS

2018 Australia 23-18 South Africa Brisbane

2017 South Africa 27-27 Australia, Bloemfontein

2017 Australia 23-23 South Africa, Perth

2016 South Africa 18-10 Australia, Pretoria

2016 Australia 23-17 South Africa, Brisbane (Compiled by Mark Gleeson; Editing by Ed Osmond)

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