Player Pos Span Mat Start Sub YC RC
BG Habana W 2004-2016 124 122 2 7 0
SWP Burger BR 2003-2015 86 72 14 6 0
V Matfield L 2001-2015 127 121 6 5 0
JP Botha L 2002-2014 85 77 8 4 0
PR van der Merwe L 2010-2015 37 12 25 4 0
DW Barry C 2000-2006 39 34 5 3 0
RB Kempson P 1998-2003 37 31 6 3 0
BJ Paulse W 1999-2007 64 58 6 3 0
L de Jager 2014-2018 37 22 15 2 0
J de Villiers W,C 2002-2015 109 105 4 2 0
BW du Plessis H 2007-2015 79 50 29 2 1
E Etzebeth 2012-2018 74 71 3 2 0
RF Fleck C 1999-2002 31 28 3 2 0
J Fourie C 2003-2013 72 59 13 2 0
AD James FH 2001-2011 42 35 7 2 0
WJ le Roux 2013-2018 51 46 5 2 0
LFP Louw F 2010-2018 63 55 8 2 0
W Meyer P 1997-2002 26 17 9 2 0
PC Montgomery FB 1997-2008 102 90 12 2 1
T Mtawarira P 2008-2018 107 95 12 2 0
CV Oosthuizen 2012-2017 30 8 22 2 0
JPR Pietersen W 2006-2016 70 65 5 2 0
RB Skinstad F 1997-2007 42 27 15 2 0
JH van der Westhuizen SH 1993-2003 89 78 11 2 0
PJ Wannenburg BR 2002-2007 20 12 8 2 0

The count for yellow cards is for single yellows for a player. Two yellow cards in a match are recorded as one red card.

Records include the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v New Zealand at Pretoria, Rugby Championship, Oct 6, 2018 [30-32 FT]
South Africa v Australia at Port Elizabeth, Rugby Championship, Sep 29, 2018 [23-12 FT]
South Africa v Argentina at Durban, Rugby Championship, Aug 18, 2018 [34-21 FT]