New Zealand tour - Durban, 3 September 1949
South Africa (6) 9 - 3 (3) New Zealand (FT)

Notes

 
Result South Africa won by a margin of 6 points
 
Ground name Kingsmead, Durban
Attendance 30000
 
Referee EWN Hofmeyr
 
South Africa Test debuts PJ Geel
New Zealand Test debuts NW Black, PJB Crowley
 
Points scoring rules try 3, conversion 2, penalty goal 3, drop goal 3, goal from a mark 3

Other scores

Australia tour
New Zealand 6 - 11 Australia Wellington