History of rugby union matches between Samoa and South Africa

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Samoa and South Africa have played each other on nine occasions with South Africa winning all meetings. All the matches have been played in either South Africa or at a neutral venue. They have faced each other five times at a Rugby World Cup; 1995, 2003, 2007, 2011 and 2015.

Summary[edit]

Overall[edit]

Details Played Won by
 Samoa
Won by
 South Africa
Drawn Samoa points South Africa points
In Samoa 0 0 0 0 0 0
In South Africa 5 0 5 0 71 253
Neutral venue 4 0 4 0 28 178
Overall 9 0 9 0 99 431

Records[edit]

Note: Date shown in brackets indicates when the record was or last set.

Record Samoa South Africa
Longest winning streak NA 9 (13 April 1995–Present)
Largest points for
Home NA 60 (6 July 2002)
Away 23 (22 June 2013) 60 (1 November 2003)
Largest winning margin
Home NA 52 (13 April 1995)
Away NA 52 (9 September 2007)

Results[edit]

No. Date Venue Score Winner Competition
1 13 April 1995 Ellis Park Stadium, Johannesburg, South Africa 60 – 8  South Africa
2 10 June 1995 Ellis Park Stadium, Johannesburg, South Africa 42 – 14  South Africa 1995 Rugby World Cup QF
3 6 July 2002 Loftus Versfeld Stadium, Pretoria, South Africa 60 – 18  South Africa
4 1 November 2003 Subiaco Oval, Perth, Australia 60 – 10  South Africa 2003 Rugby World Cup pool match
5 9 June 2007 Ellis Park Stadium, Johannesburg, South Africa 35 – 8  South Africa
6 9 September 2007 Parc des Princes, Paris, France 59 – 7  South Africa 2007 Rugby World Cup pool match
7 30 September 2011 North Harbour Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand 13 – 5  South Africa 2011 Rugby World Cup pool match
8 22 June 2013 Loftus Versfeld Stadium, Pretoria, South Africa 56 – 23  South Africa South African Quadrangular tournament final
9 26 September 2015 Villa Park, Birmingham, England 46 – 6  South Africa 2015 Rugby World Cup Pool B

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