September 26, 2019 / 11:05 AM / 20 days ago

FACTBOX-Rugby-World Cup-South Africa v Namibia

    Sept 26 (Reuters) - Factbox on the Rugby World Cup Pool B
fixture between South Africa and Namibia:
    
    WHERE
    City of Toyota Stadium, Toyota
    
    WHEN
    Saturday, Sept. 28 at 6.45pm local time (0945 GMT)
    
    SOUTH AFRICA
    World ranking: 5
    Coach: Rassie Erasmus (South Africa)
    Captain: Schalk Brits
    Team: 15-Warrick Gelant, 14-Sbu Nkosi, 13-Lukhanyo Am,
12-Francois Steyn, 11-Makazole Mapimpi, 10-Elton Jantjies,
9-Herschel Jantjies, 8-Schalk Brits, 7-Kwagga Smith, 6-Francois
Louw, 5-Lood de Jager, 4-RG Snyman, 3-Vincent Koch, 2-Bongi
Mbonambi, 1-Tendai Mtawarira
    Replacements: 16-Steven Kitshoff, 17-Thomas du Toit, 18-Eben
Etzebeth, 19-Siya Kolisi, 20-Franco Mostert, 21-Cobus Reinach,
22-Damian de Allende, 23-Cheslin Kolbe.
    
    NAMIBIA
    World ranking: 23
    Coach: Phil Davies (Wales)
    Captain: Tjiuee Uanivi
    Team: 15-Johan Tromp, 14-Chad Plato, 13-JC Greyling, 12-PJ
Walters, 11-Lesley Klim, 10-Cliven Loubser, 9-Eugene Jantjies,
8-Adriaan Booysen, 7-Max Katjijeko, 6-Thomasau Forbes, 5-Tjiuee
Uanivi, 4-Johan Retief, 3-AJ de Klerk, 2-Louis van der
Westhuizen, 1-Desiderius Sethie
    Replacements: 16-Obert Nortje, 17-Andre Rademeyer,
18-Johannes Coetzee, 19-Prince Gaoseb, 20-Janco Venter, 21-Wian
Conradie, 22-TC Kisting, 23-Johan Deysel.
    
    OFFICIALS
    Referee: Mathieu Raynal (France)
    Assistants: Nic Berry (Australia), Andrew Brace (Ireland)
    TMO: Graham Hughes (England)
    
    POOL B FIXTURES/RESULTS (date/opponent/venue)
    SOUTH AFRICA
    Sept 21   New Zealand 23-13 S. Africa   Yokohama
    Oct 4     v Italy                       Fukuroi
    Oct 8     v Canada                      Kobe
    
    NAMIBIA
    Sept 22   Italy 47-22 Namibia           Osaka
    Oct 6     v New Zealand                 Tokyo
    Oct 13    v Canada                      Kamaishi

 (Compiled by Rohith Nair in Bengaluru)
  
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