Wales took the halftime lead with a drop goal by Dan Biggar, 13-12. The half ended as the ball sailed through the uprights.
So far South Africa has only been able to score on penalty kicks — four of them by Handre Pollard — in this first quarter-final match in the Rugby World Cup.
Wales has scored every way you can: A penalty kick by Biggar at 14 minutes, a try by Gareth Davies and set up by Biggar at 17 minutes, Biggar’s conversion kick and then his
Wales has roared down the field several times but their mistakes — mostly penalties — have brought an end to good play. Worse yet, they have been guilty of offenses in their own end and Pollard has capitalized on all of his attempts at goal.