MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS Chiefs vs Highlanders
VENUE Waikato Stadium, Hamilton
DATE 25 February 2012 08:35
COMPETITION Vodacom Super Rugby
FINAL SCORE 19 - 23
TRIES 1 - 2
HALFTIME SCORE 16 - 9
CROWD 10950
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Jonathon White
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Vinny Munro
Assistant Referee Nick Briant
TMO Bryce Lawrence
SCORING SUMMARY
Chiefs
Conversion Aaron Cruden 1
Penalty Aaron Cruden 4
Try Lelia Masaga 1
 
Highlanders
Conversion Chris Noakes 2
Penalty Chris Noakes 3
Try Aaron Smith 1
Try Phil Burleigh 1
LINE-UP
Chiefs
1 Sona Taumalolo
2 Hikawera Elliott
3 Ben Afeaki
4 Craig Clarke
5 Brodie Retallick
6 Liam Messam (Captain)
7 Sam Cane
8 Fritz Lee
9 Brendon Leonard
10 Aaron Cruden
11 Tim Nanai-Williams
12 Sonny Bill Williams
13 Richard Kahui
14 Lelia Masaga
15 Robbie Robinson
 
Highlanders
1 Jamie MacKintosh (Captain)
2 Andrew Hore
3 Chris King
4 Josh Bekhuis
5 Nick Crosswell
6 Adam Thomson
7 John Hardie
8 Nasi Manu
9 Jimmy Cowan
10 Chris Noakes
11 Hosea Gear
12 Phil Burleigh
13 Tamati Ellison
14 Buxton Popoalii
15 Ben R Smith
RESERVES
Chiefs
16 Mahonri Schwalger
17 Toby Smith
18 Michael Fitzgerald
19 Tanerau Latimer
20 Tawera Kerr-Barlow
21 Andrew Horrell
22 Asaeli Tikoirotuma
 
Highlanders
16 Jason Rutledge
17 Bronson Murray
18 Culum Retallick
19 James Haskell
20 Aaron Smith
21 Lima Sopoaga
22 Kurt Baker
REPLACEMENTS
Chiefs
9 Toby Smith for Ben Afeaki
57 Asaeli Tikoirotuma for Lelia Masaga
57 Tawera Kerr-Barlow for Brendon Leonard
57 Tanerau Latimer for Fritz Lee
63 Mahonri Schwalger for Hikawera Elliott
72 Michael Fitzgerald for Craig Clarke
74 Hikawera Elliott for Toby Smith
 
Highlanders
48 Aaron Smith for Jimmy Cowan
57 Jason Rutledge for Andrew Hore
57 Culum Retallick for Josh Bekhuis
57 James Haskell for John Hardie
63 Bronson Murray for Jamie MacKintosh
74 Lima Sopoaga for Chris Noakes
RUN OF PLAY
0 First Half Start Chris Noakes Highlanders
2 Penalty Chris Noakes Highlanders
5 Penalty Aaron Cruden Chiefs
9 Substitution (Injury) Ben Afeaki Chiefs
12 Penalty Chris Noakes Highlanders
14 Try Lelia Masaga Chiefs
15 Conversion Aaron Cruden Chiefs
27 Penalty Chris Noakes Highlanders
32 Penalty Aaron Cruden Chiefs
37 Penalty Aaron Cruden Chiefs
40 First Half End
40 Second Half Start
48 Substitution (Tactical) Aaron Smith for Jimmy Cowan Highlanders
50 Penalty Aaron Cruden Chiefs
57 Substitution (Injury) Lelia Masaga Chiefs
57 Substitution (Tactical) Jason Rutledge for Andrew Hore Highlanders
57 Substitution (Tactical) Tanerau Latimer for Fritz Lee Chiefs
57 Substitution (Injury) Brendon Leonard Chiefs
57 Substitution (Tactical) Culum Retallick for Josh Bekhuis Highlanders
57 Substitution (Tactical) James Haskell for John Hardie Highlanders
61 Try Aaron Smith Highlanders
62 Conversion Chris Noakes Highlanders
63 Substitution (Tactical) Mahonri Schwalger for Hikawera Elliott Chiefs
63 Substitution (Tactical) Bronson Murray for Jamie MacKintosh Highlanders
65 Try Phil Burleigh Highlanders
66 Conversion Chris Noakes Highlanders
72 Substitution (Tactical) Michael Fitzgerald for Craig Clarke Chiefs
74 Substitution (Injury) Chris Noakes Highlanders
74 Substitution (Injury) Toby Smith Chiefs
81 Full Time