Player Mat Start Date Team Opposition End Date Team Opposition
E Etzebeth 33 9 Jun 2012 South Africa v England 29 Nov 2014 South Africa v Wales
CJ van der Linde 32 16 Nov 2002 South Africa v Scotland 18 Nov 2006 South Africa v England
PJ Lambie 26 6 Nov 2010 South Africa v Ireland 7 Sep 2013 South Africa v Australia
W Olivier 25 10 Jun 2006 South Africa v Scotland 13 Nov 2009 South Africa v France
HW Honiball 21 21 Aug 1993 South Africa v Australia 15 Nov 1997 South Africa v France
BJ Botha 21 26 Aug 2006 South Africa v New Zealand 12 Jun 2010 South Africa v France
S Kitshoff 21 25 Jun 2016 South Africa v Ireland 18 Nov 2017 South Africa v France
AH le Roux 20 4 Jun 1994 South Africa v England 14 Aug 1999 South Africa v Australia
JT Claassen 19 6 Aug 1955 South Africa v Lions 7 Jan 1961 South Africa v England
HE Botha 19 26 Apr 1980 South Africa v S America 17 May 1986 South Africa v NZ Cavaliers
JA Strauss 19 19 Jul 2008 South Africa v Australia 10 Nov 2012 South Africa v Ireland
FCH du Preez 18 7 Jan 1961 South Africa v England 12 Aug 1967 South Africa v France
JW Smit 18 10 Jun 2000 South Africa v Canada 10 Nov 2001 South Africa v France
M Ralepelle 18 26 Aug 2006 South Africa v New Zealand 13 Nov 2010 South Africa v Wales
S Kolisi 17 15 Jun 2013 South Africa v Scotland 10 Jun 2017 South Africa v France
FJ Mostert 17 18 Jun 2016 South Africa v Ireland 18 Nov 2017 South Africa v France
W Meyer 16 6 Dec 1997 South Africa v Scotland 10 Nov 2001 South Africa v France
JN du Plessis 15 7 Jul 2007 South Africa v Australia 19 Jun 2010 South Africa v Italy
JJ Strydom 14 3 Jul 1993 South Africa v France 17 Aug 1996 South Africa v New Zealand
K Otto 14 30 May 1995 South Africa v Romania 20 Jun 1998 South Africa v Ireland
RB Kempson 14 20 Jun 1998 South Africa v Ireland 26 Jun 1999 South Africa v Wales
JP du Randt 13 8 Oct 1994 South Africa v Argentina 3 Aug 1996 South Africa v Australia
AD James 13 16 Jun 2001 South Africa v France 2 Sep 2006 South Africa v New Zealand
LG Mapoe 13 25 Jul 2015 South Africa v New Zealand 18 Aug 2018 South Africa v Argentina
GF Malan 12 16 Aug 1958 South Africa v France 10 Aug 1963 South Africa v Australia
CPJ Krige 12 19 Jun 1999 South Africa v Italy 12 Nov 2000 South Africa v Argentina
R Pienaar 12 26 Aug 2006 South Africa v New Zealand 14 Jul 2007 South Africa v New Zealand
ET Jantjies 12 29 Sep 2012 South Africa v Australia 10 Jun 2017 South Africa v France
MT Mbonambi 12 25 Jun 2016 South Africa v Ireland 11 Nov 2017 South Africa v Ireland
BL Osler 11 16 Aug 1924 South Africa v Britain 2 Jan 1932 South Africa v England
PJ Visagie 11 15 Jul 1967 South Africa v France 2 Aug 1969 South Africa v Australia
JL van Heerden 11 13 Jul 1974 South Africa v Lions 27 Aug 1977 South Africa v World XV
J Dalton 11 8 Oct 1994 South Africa v Argentina 30 Nov 1996 South Africa v France
AJJ van Straaten 11 19 Jun 1999 South Africa v Italy 26 Aug 2000 South Africa v Australia
F de Klerk 11 11 Jun 2016 South Africa v Ireland 26 Nov 2016 South Africa v Wales
DJ de Villiers 10 21 Jul 1962 South Africa v Lions 12 Aug 1967 South Africa v France
F Hougaard 10 21 Nov 2009 South Africa v Italy 20 Aug 2011 South Africa v New Zealand

Records include the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v New Zealand at Pretoria, Rugby Championship, Oct 6, 2018 [0-0]
South Africa v Australia at Port Elizabeth, Rugby Championship, Sep 29, 2018 [0-0]
South Africa v Argentina at Durban, Rugby Championship, Aug 18, 2018 [34-21 FT]