Up until the start of the professional era, South Africa had won 21 tests to New Zealand’s 18. In the 57 matches since the start of the professional era, New Zealand have won 41 tests to South Africa’s 15 with one test drawn.
Which rugby team has beaten New Zealand the most?
Many national rugby union teams have suffered their heaviest defeats when playing against New Zealand, these being Argentina (91–8), Fiji (91–0), France (62–13), Ireland (60–0), Japan (145–17), Portugal (108–13), Samoa (101–14), South Africa (57–0), and Tonga (102–0).
How many times has Wales beaten South Africa?
South Africa and Wales have competed against each other in rugby union since 1906. Of the 36 matches played to date, South Africa have won 29, with one draw and six wins for Wales. They are also the only team to win an away match between the sides, having won 15 times in Wales.
Who has won the most Rugby World Cups?
Rugby World Cup
|Current season or competition: 2023 Rugby World Cup|
|The Webb Ellis Cup is awarded to the winner of the men’s Rugby World Cup|
|Holders||South Africa (2019)|
|Most titles||New Zealand (3 titles) South Africa (3 titles)|
Who won the Rugby World Cup 2019?
Why do the All Black do the Haka?
The All Blacks are believed to have first performed a choreographed and synchronized version of the “Ka Mate” haka in 1905. It is said that this Haka was composed by Te Rauparaha of Ngāti Toa to commemorate his escape from death during an incident in 1810.
What country has beaten the All Blacks the most?
The match was played on 27 July 1949 at Hartsfield Rugby Ground in Bulawayo, Southern Rhodesia. The final result was Rhodesia 10–8 New Zealand. As of 2019, this is the only time the All Blacks have been beaten by a non-Test nation and makes Rhodesia one of only eight countries to have won against the All Blacks.
Who won between Lions and South Africa?
South Africa’s backs Makazole Mapimpi and Lukhanyo Am scored second half tries as the Springboks beat the British & Irish Lions 27-9 to win Saturday’s second test at the Cape Town Stadium and level the series.
Has Scotland ever beaten South Africa rugby?
They are also the only team to win an away match between the sides, having won 14 times in Scotland. South Africa have won all seven of their home games.
|Away||25 (7 June 2003)||68 (6 December 1997)|
|Largest winning margin|
|Home||15 (16 November 2002)||49 (28 June 2014)|
Why did Wales lose to South Africa?
Wales lose to South Africa
His side were battered and bruised by a typically abrasive South Africa in a match of few thrills but several spills that was settled by a Handré Pollard penalty five minutes from time. Neither side was making a case to take on England.