Stats also favour Poms

England dominated possession, with the Boks making twice the tackles in Saturday’s test match at Twickenham. Keo.co.za brings you all the stats, as presented by SAS.

England

Phases:
Scrums: Won 11 Lost 0
Line-outs: Won 16 Lost 2
Pens conceded: 7
Free-kicks conceded: 0
Mauls won: 4
Ruck and drive: 16
Ruck and pass: 73

Ball won:
In open play: 93
In opponent’s 22: 44
At set pieces: 35
Turnovers won: 9

In open play:
Passes completed: 174
Line breaks: 4
Possession kicked: 26
Errors from kicks: 5
Kicks to touch: 14
Tackles made: 49
Tackles missed: 4

South Afrcia

Phases:
Scrums: Won 4 Lost 0
Line-outs: Won 19 Lost 2
Pens conceded: 9
Free-kicks conceded: 2
Mauls won: 5
Ruck and drive: 3
Ruck and pass: 29

Ball won:
In open play: 37
In opponent’s 22: 9
At set pieces: 30
Turnovers won: 8

In open play:
Passes completed: 82
Line breaks: 2
Possession kicked: 19
Errors from kicks: 1
Kicks to touch: 7
Tackles made: 105
Tackles missed: 4

Overall Stats

Top carriers: Lewsey 15, Richards 13, Cueto 11, Goode 11
Top tacklers: Spies 12, Worsley 10, Ackerman 9
Most missed tackles: Chuter 1, Goode 1, Habana 1, Hodgson 1
Most offloads: De Villiers 3, Richards 3, Tait 2, Cohen 1
Most errors: Goode 3, Ndungane 3, Pretorius 2, Hodgson 2