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IRB Rugby World Cup / v South Africa / Youngest tryscorer by starting position

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Player Age Tries Team Ground Date Match
CT Wyles 24y 17d 1 USA Montpellier 30 Sep 2007 Details

Wing
Player Age Tries Team Ground Date Match
JT Rokocoko 20y 155d 1 New Zealand Melbourne 8 Nov 2003 Details
T Ngwenya 22y 70d 1 USA Montpellier 30 Sep 2007 Details
V Delasau 30y 87d 1 Fiji Marseille 7 Oct 2007 Details
I Bobo 31y 252d 1 Fiji Marseille 7 Oct 2007 Details

Centre
Player Age Tries Team Ground Date Match
GL Williams 24y 91d 1 Samoa Parc des Princes 9 Sep 2007 Details
SI Hufanga 25y 96d 1 Tonga Lens 22 Sep 2007 Details
LR MacDonald 25y 322d 1 New Zealand Melbourne 8 Nov 2003 Details
M Contepomi 30y 55d 1 Argentina Stade de France 14 Oct 2007 Details
WJH Greenwood 30y 363d 1 England Perth 18 Oct 2003 Details
AV Tait 35y 93d 1 Scotland Murrayfield 3 Oct 1999 Details

Fly-half
Player Age Tries Team Ground Date Match
MP Lynagh 31y 212d 1 Australia Cape Town 25 May 1995 Details

Scrum-half
Player Age Tries Team Ground Date Match
T Nu'uali'itia 28y 353d 1 Samoa Johannesburg 10 Jun 1995 Details

Prop
Player Age Tries Team Ground Date Match
K Pulu 29y 234d 1 Tonga Lens 22 Sep 2007 Details

Hooker
Player Age Tries Team Ground Date Match
D Dadunashvili 21y 270d 1 Georgia Sydney 24 Oct 2003 Details
KF Mealamu 24y 233d 1 New Zealand Melbourne 8 Nov 2003 Details
PN Kearns 27y 332d 1 Australia Cape Town 25 May 1995 Details

Lock
Player Age Tries Team Ground Date Match
JE Horwill 26y 133d 1 Australia Wellington 9 Oct 2011 Details
O Palepoi 27y 334d 1 Samoa Brisbane 1 Nov 2003 Details

Flanker
Player Age Tries Team Ground Date Match
SJ Tatupu 27y 112d 1 Samoa Johannesburg 10 Jun 1995 Details
A Guranescu 27y 310d 1 Romania Cape Town 30 May 1995 Details
MD Leslie 27y 343d 1 Scotland Murrayfield 3 Oct 1999 Details
VL Vaki 31y 151d 1 Tonga Lens 22 Sep 2007 Details

No. 8
Player Age Tries Team Ground Date Match
TT Faletau 20y 303d 1 Wales Wellington 11 Sep 2011 Details
GJ Stowers 32y 228d 1 Samoa North Shore City 30 Sep 2011 Details

Substitute (excluding unused substitute)
No records found

Only the player's first match in that position as a tryscorer listed; Only includes matches where the player starts in the respective position, and excludes matches as a substitute.

Records include the following current or recent matches:
Australia v South Africa at Wellington, IRB Rugby World Cup Quarter final, Oct 9, 2011 [11-9 FT]
Samoa v South Africa at North Shore City, IRB Rugby World Cup, Sep 30, 2011 [5-13 FT]
Namibia v South Africa at North Shore City, IRB Rugby World Cup, Sep 22, 2011 [0-87 FT]