Rugby World Cup , Pool A - Montpellier, 30 September 2007, 20:00 local, 18:00 GMT
South Africa (24) 64 - 15 (10) United States of America (FT)

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Teams

South Africa United States of America
Tries Burger, du Preez, Fourie 2, Habana 2, Smith, Steyn, van der Linde Tries Ngwenya, Wyles
Cons James 2, Montgomery 6 Cons Hercus
Pens Montgomery Pens Hercus

Notes

 
Result South Africa won by a margin of 49 points
Rugby World Cup points South Africa 5 (1 try bonus), United States of America 0
 
Ground name Stade de la Mosson, Montpellier (neutral venue)
Attendance 30485
 
Referee AJ Spreadbury (England)
 
South Africa Test debuts none
United States of America Test debuts TD Palamo, MZ Petri

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