June 22, 2017 / 3:42 PM / 5 months ago

FACTBOX-Rugby-South Africa v France test

JOHANNESBURG, June 22 (Reuters) - Here is a factbox on this weekend’s test between South Africa and France:

MATCH DETAILS

Saturday June 24, Ellis Park, Johannesburg (capacity 62,567)

Kickoff: 5 p.m. (1500 GMT)

Referee: Angus Gardner (Australia)

Assistant referees: Glen Jackson (New Zealand), Ben O’Keeffee (New Zealand)

Television match official: Rowan Kitt (England)

SOUTH AFRICA

World ranking: 6

Coach: Allister Coetzee

Captain: Warren Whiteley

Team: 15-Andries Coetzee, 14-Raymond Rhule, 13-Jesse Kriel, 12-Jan Serfontein, 11-Courtnall Skosan, 10-Elton Jantjies, 9-Francois Hougaard, 8-Warren Whiteley, 7-Jean-Luc du Preez, 6-Siya Kolisi, 5-Franco Mostert, 4-Eben Etzebeth, 3-Ruan Dreyer, 2-Malcolm Marx, 1-Tendai Mtawarira

Replacements: 16-Bongi Mbonambi, 17-Steven Kitshoff, 18-Coenie Oosthuizen, 19-Pieter-Steph du Toit, 20-Jaco Kriel, 21-Rudy Paige, 22-Frans Steyn, 23-Dillyn Leyds

FRANCE

World ranking: 8

Coach: Guy Noves

Captain: Guilhem Guirado

Team: 15-Brice Dulin, 14-Nans Ducuing, 13-Damian Penaud, 12-Gael Fickou, 11-Virimi Vakatawa, 10-Jules Plisson, 9-Baptiste Serin, 8-Louis Picamoles, 7-Kevin Gourdon, 6-Yacouba Camara, 5- Romain Taofifenua, 4-Yoann Maestri, 3-Rabah Slimani, 2-Guilhem Guirado, 1-Jefferson Poirot.

Replacements: 16-Clement Maynadier, 17-Xavier Chiocci, 18-Uini Atonio, 19-Paul Jedrasiak, 20-Loann Goujon, 21-Maxime Machenaud, 22-Francois Trinh Duc, 23-Vincent Rattez.

PREVIOUS MEETINGS

Played: 41

South Africa wins: 24

France wins: 11

Draws: 6

Last five

2017 Durban South Africa 37 France 15

2017 Pretoria South Africa 37 France 14

2013 Paris France 10 South Africa 19

2010 Cape Town South Africa 42 France 17

2009 Toulouse France 20 South Africa 13

Compiled by Nick Said

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