10 years of Tri-Nations

SA Rugby magazine reflects on a decade of the Southern Hemisphere spectacular.

POINTS

SA at home : 465 points scored AVERAGE 25,8
SA away : 276 points scored AVERAGE 15,3
Aus at home : 454 points scored AVERAGE 25,2
Aus away : 320 points scored AVERAGE 17,8
NZ at home : 458 points scored AVERAGE 25,4
NZ away : 516 points scored AVERAGE 28,7

CONSOLIDATED LOG

New Zealand 36 24 0 12 974 726 248 9 7 112
Australia 36 16 1 19 774 841 -67 7 11 84
South Africa 36 13 1 22 741 922 -181 7 7 68

CROWDS

SA

Total : 955 008
Smallest Crowd : 38 000
Largest Crowd : 62 837
Average Crowd 53 056

Aus

Total : 1 159 632
Smallest Crowd : 31677
Largest Crowd : 109 874
Average Crowd : 64 424

NZ

Total : 710 876
Smallest Crowd : 32 500
Largest Crowd : 48 000
Average Crowd : 39 493

POINTS SCORED

NZ : 974 points
Aus : 774 points
SA : 741 points

POINTS CONCEDED

NZ : 726
Aus : 841
SA : 922

TRIES FOR

NZ : 90 tries
Aus : 75 tries
SA : 72 tries

TRIES AGAINST

NZ : 73 tries
Aus : 77 tries
SA : 87 tries

Players used

Wallabies 80
All Blacks 83
Springboks 110

Scrumhalves used

Wallabies (4)
George Gregan
Matt Henjak
Sam Payne
Chris Whitaker

All Blacks (4)
Steve Devine
Byron Kelleher
Ofisa Tonu’u

Boks (8)
Bolla Conradie
Craig Davidson
Neil de Kock
Fourie du Preez
Johan Roux
Werner Swanepoel
Joost van der Westhuizen
Dave von Hoesslin

Flyhalves used

Wallabies (7)
Scott Bowen
Manny Edmonds
Elton Flatley
Tim Horan
Rod Kafer
David Knox
Stephen Larkham

All Blacks (4)
Tony Brown
Dan Carter
Andrew Mehrtens
Carlos Spencer

Springboks (10)
Jannie de Beer
Gaffie du Toit
Henry Honiball
Butch James
Louis Koen
Andre Pretorius
Brent Russell
Joel Stransky
Jaco van der Westhuyzen
Braam van Straaten