Sports: South Africa beat Argentina to finish third at Rugby World Cup

Eben Etzebeth scored for South Africa 

South Africa (16) 24
Tries: Pietersen, Etzebeth Con: Pollard Pens: Pollard 4
Argentina (0) 13
Try: Orlandi Con: Sanchez Pen: Sanchez Drop-goal: Sanchez

 South Africa finished third at the World Cup as they beat Argentina 24-13.

A JP Pietersen try and Handre Pollard's boot gave South Africa a 16-0 half-time lead before Nicolas Sanchez finally got the Pumas on the scoreboard.

But Eben Etzebeth's try put the Boks out of sight and Juan Pablo Orlandi's late reply was little consolation.

The only disappointment for the Boks was that Bryan Habana was unable to claim the all-time World Cup try scoring record on his own.  

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Culled from BBC Sports

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