Tri Nations - Durban, 15 August 1998, 17:00 local, 15:00 GMT
South Africa (5) 24 - 23 (17) New Zealand (FT)

Teams

South Africa New Zealand
Tries Dalton, Skinstad, Terblanche, van der Westhuizen Tries Marshall, Randell
Cons Montgomery 2 Cons Mehrtens 2
Pens none Pens Mehrtens 3

Notes

 
Result South Africa won by a margin of 1 point
Tri Nations points South Africa 5 (1 try bonus), New Zealand 1 (1 losing bonus)
 
Ground name Kings Park Stadium, Durban
Attendance 45000
 
Referee PL Marshall (Australia)
 
South Africa Test debuts none
New Zealand Test debuts NR Berryman, RK Willis

Other scores

1999 Rugby World Cup Qualifier
Argentina 52 - 24 USA Buenos Aires
Canada 38 - 15 Uruguay Buenos Aires