MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS Blues vs MTN Lions
VENUE Eden Park, Auckland
DATE 11 May 2012 09:35
COMPETITION Vodacom Super Rugby
FINAL SCORE 25 - 3
TRIES 3 - 0
HALFTIME SCORE 10 - 3
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Angus Gardner
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Bryce Lawrence
Assistant Referee Sheldon Eden-Whaitri
TMO Ben Skeen
SCORING SUMMARY
Blues
Conversion Gareth Anscombe 2
Penalty Gareth Anscombe 2
Try Alby Mathewson 1
Try Luke Braid 1
Try Michael Hobbs 1
 
MTN Lions
Penalty Elton Jantjies 1
LINE-UP
Blues
1 Tony Woodcock
2 Tom McCartney
3 Charlie Faumuina
4 Liaki Moli
5 Ali Williams
6 Daniel Braid
7 Luke Braid (Captain)
8 Peter Saili
9 Piri Weepu
10 Gareth Anscombe
11 Benson Stanley
12 Michael Hobbs
13 Ma'a Nonu
14 David Raikuna
15 Hadleigh Parkes
 
MTN Lions
1 JC Janse van Rensburg
2 Callie Visagie
3 Pat Cilliers
4 Franco van der Merwe
5 Ruan Botha
6 Derick Minnie
7 Grant Hattingh
8 Joshua Strauss (Captain)
9 Ross Cronje
10 Elton Jantjies
11 Michael Killian
12 Jaco Taute
13 Lionel Mapoe
14 Deon van Rensburg
15 Andries Coetzee
RESERVES
Blues
16 James Parsons
17 Tevita Mailau
18 Filo Paulo
19 Steven Luatua
20 Alby Mathewson
21 Lachie Munro
22 Sherwin Stowers
 
MTN Lions
16 Martin Bezuidenhout
17 CJ van der Linde
18 Cobus Grobbelaar
19 Jaco Kriel
20 Tian Meyer
21 Ruan Combrinck
22 James Kamana
REPLACEMENTS
Blues
47 Alby Mathewson for Piri Weepu
53 Tevita Mailau for Tony Woodcock
56 James Parsons for Charlie Faumuina
59 Filo Paulo for Ali Williams
65 Steven Luatua for Peter Saili
66 Lachie Munro for Benson Stanley
75 Sherwin Stowers for David Raikuna
 
MTN Lions
56 Martin Bezuidenhout for Callie Visagie
56 CJ van der Linde for JC Janse van Rensburg
59 Cobus Grobbelaar for Ruan Botha
66 Ruan Combrinck for Michael Killian
68 JC Janse van Rensburg for Pat Cilliers
75 Jaco Kriel for Joshua Strauss
77 James Kamana for Andries Coetzee
RUN OF PLAY
0 First Half Start Gareth Anscombe Blues
6 Penalty Elton Jantjies MTN Lions
17 Try Michael Hobbs Blues
18 Conversion Gareth Anscombe Blues
26 Penalty Gareth Anscombe Blues
37 Missed Penalty Gareth Anscombe Blues
40 First Half End
40 Second Half Start Elton Jantjies MTN Lions
44 Missed Penalty Gareth Anscombe Blues
46 Penalty Gareth Anscombe Blues
47 Substitution (Tactical) Alby Mathewson for Piri Weepu Blues
48 Yellow Card Deon van Rensburg MTN Lions
52 Missed Penalty Gareth Anscombe Blues
53 Substitution (Tactical) Tevita Mailau for Tony Woodcock Blues
55 Try Alby Mathewson Blues
56 Missed Conversion Gareth Anscombe Blues
56 Substitution (Injury) Charlie Faumuina Blues
56 Substitution (Tactical) Martin Bezuidenhout for Callie Visagie MTN Lions
56 Substitution (Tactical) CJ van der Linde for JC Janse van Rensburg MTN Lions
58 Yellow card returning Deon van Rensburg MTN Lions
59 Substitution (Tactical) Filo Paulo for Ali Williams Blues
59 Substitution (Tactical) Cobus Grobbelaar for Ruan Botha MTN Lions
65 Substitution (Tactical) Steven Luatua for Peter Saili Blues
66 Substitution (Tactical) Lachie Munro for Benson Stanley Blues
66 Substitution (Tactical) Ruan Combrinck for Michael Killian MTN Lions
68 Substitution (Injury) Pat Cilliers MTN Lions
75 Substitution (Tactical) Jaco Kriel for Joshua Strauss MTN Lions
75 Substitution (Tactical) Sherwin Stowers for David Raikuna Blues
77 Substitution (Tactical) James Kamana for Andries Coetzee MTN Lions
80 Try Luke Braid Blues
81 Conversion Gareth Anscombe Blues
81 Full Time