Rugby World Cup - Melbourne, 8 November 2003, 18:30 local, 07:30 GMT
New Zealand (13) 29 - 9 (6) South Africa (FT)

Match coverage:  Report

Teams

New Zealand South Africa
Tries MacDonald, Mealamu, Rokocoko Tries none
Cons MacDonald Cons none
Pens MacDonald 3 Pens Hougaard 3
Drops Mauger Drops none

Notes

 
Result New Zealand won by a margin of 20 points
 
Ground name Docklands Stadium, Melbourne (neutral venue)
Attendance 40734
 
Referee AJ Spreadbury (England)
 
New Zealand Test debuts none
South Africa Test debuts none
 
Match notes match played indoors

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