Utara won the final round, making the final score 2-2-1. Survivor: South Africa is the third season of Matt's Survivor Series. There was no immunity challenge due to the double Tribal Council. Marian selfishly claimed sole possession of the idol she and Shane stole from Gena. Four votes against Shane were negated, but Marian and Graham were tied at three apiece, with Sivu receiving a vote as well. After their second Reward Challenge loss, Utara fell into an argument between Mark and Sivu about Mark's leadership in deciding who in the tribe does what in the challenge. After three and a half hours of squatting and negotiations, including David volunteering to leave at Final 4 with the captains' approval, Buhle won the final immunity challenge. Utara were devastated by a more unified Selatan and were sent packing to attend their first Tribal Council. The remaining five votes against Altaaf sent him to the jury. Shane’s barking out orders on how to build the shelter got on his tribemates’ (especially Solly’s) nerves, while Marian did not contribute to helping build the shelter in any capacity. David saw Zavion’s attempts to align with him for the final three as disingenuous; he was a swing vote between the alliances of Graham and Zavion, and Buhle and Sivu. Up Next. Graham decided he would stand a better chance against David in the finals than he would against Sivu or Altaaf. Zavion declared Survivor “a numbers game” while Altaaf told Solly that he was glad things had played out with “the honest, good people” staying in the game. Utara won reward. Finale Recap and Season Wrap Up. Number of seasons: 7 Number of episodes: 107 Overview: The South African edition of the Survivor reality television game show format in which contestants are isolated in a remote location and progressively eliminated by the vote of their fellow contestants. Graham expressed concern that Altaaf and Moyra were a tight duo, before approaching Shane about making a bigger move in the game. There was no reward challenge due to the merge. RHAP covers international seasons of Survivor, particularly the Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa versions.For Australia, Rob Cesternino and Stephen Fishbach originally did the coverage, but that got passed off to former Australian Survivor contestant Nick Iadanza. After his closest ally was eliminated, Shane stated his embarrassment over playing with the tribemates he was playing with, calling them “children”. Instead, the captains would view immunity challenges and Tribal Councils and take part in duels for the Salvation Cup, which would negate one vote against a castaway of their choice. After their first Tribal Council, Buhle came clean to the entire tribe about her falling out with Sonette involving the hidden immunity idol. Corné used the Salvation Cup on Solly, nullifying one of the seven votes against him. During her reward with the captains, she was convinced that Sivu was the biggest threat to her game. Who will take home the title of Sole Survivor and the million rand prize which goes along with it? Moyra and Gena explained that his and Marsha's gameplay forced a "Rugrats Alliance" to form to counter his own. After Altaaf walked away, Graham told Zavion he wanted to blindside Buhle or Moyra, planning on bringing in David, Shane, and Sivu. Once the tribes merged, the Champions were removed from the islands and placed on the jury, where they must compete in duels for the Salvation Cup, which the winning captain can use to negate a single vote at Tribal Council. However, Sonette did not use the idol, and she was voted out unanimously. Throughout the season, South Africa was encouraged to vote between Corné and Mark for who was the better captain, with Corné winning a separate grand prize alongside his Selatan protegé, Graham. Survivor South Africa: Champions was filmed in the Johor, Malaysia in October 2013. Broadcast on African pay-to-view… Shona and David privately argued about the fact that he wouldn't show her where he hid the idol they shared. Graham Jenneker, winner of Survivor South Africa: Champions, shares his tips! Back at camp, Stephen caught more fish for the tribe, while Selatan ran out of food. Sivu gathered that there should be an immunity idol hidden around the camp akin to his favourite player, Russell Hantz. David, Graham, and Zavion considered the possibility that Sivu or Buhle had an idol, but they agreed to stick with their plan. Moyra ultimately got blindsided and became the third member of the jury. However, they could not vote or be voted for at Tribal Council. At Selatan, Corné struggled against a Rugrats alliance (led by Graham, Altaaf, Gena, and Moyra) who voted against his suggestions, while Mark sat back and let Utara play their strategic game without his interference. Join. Survivor SA: Immunity up for grabs Perception and Deception on Survivor SA: Immunity Island A social Q&A with Nico pt. Sivu set up a cricket game for the tribe to bond over. Solly was infuriated by Shane’s careless construction of the shelter from earlier, which he felt led to the accident. Survivor South Africa RHAPup co-hosts Mike Bloom and Shannon Guss are going back in time to watch Survivor South Africa: Champions (season 5), … 18 episodes produced for Endemol Shine Africa. Solly sought to make sure Zavion would not win the challenge. The first day ended with both tribes huddled under their shelters as a tropical storm hit them. Buhle also controlled the final four vote in an unsuccessful blindside of Sivu before the Final Tribal Council. Zavion decided to straight-up tell Sivu that he was the target, out of the respect he had for Sivu and his game, but this only confirmed to Sivu that he would need to play his idol. Moyra found a sealed note in the bag of rice and gave it to Altaaf, who shared its contents with the tribe. Zavion asked David if any idols were played at the Tribal Council where Gena was voted out, and David's quick response that Gena didn’t have an idol in her bag made Zavion believe that David stole it from her bag. This indeed created the two swapped tribes. Contenders - Brian Finds An Idol. Reduced to a tribe of four, Utara expressed concern of how the merge will play out with the seven-strong Selatan. Utara consisted of David, Gena, Marian, Shane, Sivu, Sonette, and Stephen. 1.4k. Marian felt threatened by Stephen’s potential at the merge and discussed blindsiding him with Shane. The castaways convened at a table that had a red flag with the word “Juara” on it, signaling the new merged tribe. 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