History of rugby union matches between Italy and South Africa

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The Italy and South Africa rugby union teams first met in 1995. To date, South Africa have won all of their encounters. Their 101-0 victory in Port Elizabeth in 2001 was at the time the Springboks' largest victory,[1] and remains Italy's heaviest defeat.

Overall summary[edit]

Details Played Won by Italy Won by South Africa Drawn Italy points South Africa points
In Italy 5 0 5 0 94 210
In South Africa 7 0 7 0 51 389
Neutral venue 0 0 0 0 0 0
Overall 12 0 12 0 145 599

Results[edit]

Date Venue Score[2] Victor Comments
22 November 2014 Stadio Euganeo, Padua, Italy 6 – 22  South Africa 2014 end-of-year test
8 June 2013 Growthpoint Kings Park, Durban, South Africa 44 – 10  South Africa 2013 South African quadrangular tournament
26 June 2010 Buffalo City Stadium, East London, South Africa 55 – 11  South Africa 2010 mid-year test
19 June 2010 Johann van Riebeeck Stadium, Witbank, South Africa 29 – 13  South Africa 2010 mid-year test
21 November 2009 Stadio Friuli, Udine, Italy 10 – 32  South Africa 2009 end-of-year test
21 June 2008 Newlands Stadium, Cape Town, South Africa 26 – 0  South Africa 2008 mid-year test
17 November 2001 Genoa, Italy 26 – 54  South Africa
30 June 2001 Boet Erasmus Stadium, Port Elizabeth, South Africa 60 – 14  South Africa
19 June 1999 Kings Park Stadium, Durban, South Africa 101 – 0  South Africa
12 June 1999 Boet Erasmus Stadium, Port Elizabeth, South Africa 74 – 3  South Africa
8 November 1997 Bologna, Italy 31 – 62  South Africa
12 November 1995 Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy 21 – 40  South Africa

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