South Africa tour - Lansdowne Road, 8 December 1951
Ireland (5) 5 - 17 (3) South Africa (FT)

Teams

Ireland South Africa
Tries Browne Tries Ochse, van Schoor, van Wyk 2
Cons Murphy Cons Geffin
Drops none Drops Brewis

Notes

 
Result South Africa won by a margin of 12 points
 
Ground name Lansdowne Road, Dublin
Attendance 47000
 
Referee WCW Murdoch (Scotland)
 
Ireland Test debuts AW Browne, JGMW Murphy, RH Thompson
South Africa Test debuts JK Ochse
 
Points scoring rules try 3, conversion 2, penalty goal 3, drop goal 3, goal from a mark 3