South Africa tour - Lansdowne Road, 17 December 1960
Ireland (3) 3 - 8 (0) South Africa (FT)

Notes

 
Result South Africa won by a margin of 5 points
 
Ground name Lansdowne Road, Dublin
Attendance 40000
 
Referee GJ Treharne (Wales)
 
Ireland Test debuts WK Armstrong
South Africa Test debuts AP Baard
 
Points scoring rules try 3, conversion 2, penalty goal 3, drop goal 3, goal from a mark 3