|August 19th, 2008|
|M27||Pool B||6:00pm||CAN - RSA||5 - 3 (2 - 2)||Final|
> This is the first ever competitive meeting between Canada and South Africa.
> If Canada avoid defeat, they will play the winner of the China - Belgium match for ninth place.
> South Africa will play in the Final 11-12 if they fail to beat Canada.
> Canada (5 goals) and South Africa (1 goal) are the least productive teams in terms of goalscoring.
> Canada have converted one of five penalty corners awarded so far.
> South Africa have converted one of seven penalty corners awarded.