MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS Blues vs Highlanders
VENUE Eden Park, Auckland
DATE 26 May 2012 09:35
COMPETITION Vodacom Super Rugby
FINAL SCORE 20 - 27
TRIES 2 - 4
HALFTIME SCORE 6 - 15
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Glen Jackson
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Nick Briant
Assistant Referee Ben Skeen
TMO Bryce Lawrence
SCORING SUMMARY
Blues
Conversion Gareth Anscombe 1
Conversion Lachie Munro 1
Penalty Gareth Anscombe 2
Try Tevita Mailau 1
Try Tony Woodcock 1
 
Highlanders
Conversion Chris Noakes 2
Penalty Chris Noakes 1
Try Adam Thomson 1
Try Hosea Gear 2
Try Tamati Ellison 1
LINE-UP
Blues
1 Tony Woodcock
2 James Parsons
3 Tevita Mailau
4 Liaki Moli
5 Filo Paulo
6 Steven Luatua
7 Luke Braid (Captain)
8 Peter Saili
9 Alby Mathewson
10 Gareth Anscombe
11 Sherwin Stowers
12 Michael Hobbs
13 Francis Saili
14 David Raikuna
15 Hadleigh Parkes
 
Highlanders
1 Jamie MacKintosh (Captain)
2 Andrew Hore
3 Ma'afu Fia
4 Jarrad Hoeata
5 Hoani MacDonald
6 Adam Thomson
7 Tim Boys
8 Nick Crosswell
9 Jimmy Cowan
10 Chris Noakes
11 Hosea Gear
12 Phil Burleigh
13 Tamati Ellison
14 Kurt Baker
15 Ben R Smith
RESERVES
Blues
16 Tom McCartney
17 Angus Ta'avao
18 Ali Williams
19 Daniel Braid
20 Piri Weepu
21 Ma'a Nonu
22 Lachie Munro
 
Highlanders
16 Jason Rutledge
17 Bronson Murray
18 Josh Bekhuis
19 Scott Fuglistaller
20 Aaron Smith
21 Mike Delany
22 Kenny Lynn
REPLACEMENTS
Blues
47 Ali Williams for Filo Paulo
53 Ma'a Nonu for Michael Hobbs
58 Daniel Braid for Peter Saili
58 Lachie Munro for Sherwin Stowers
60 Tom McCartney for James Parsons
69 Piri Weepu for Alby Mathewson
75 Angus Ta'avao for Gareth Anscombe
 
Highlanders
45 Josh Bekhuis for Hoani MacDonald
53 Jason Rutledge for Andrew Hore
53 Aaron Smith for Jimmy Cowan
57 Bronson Murray for Ma'afu Fia
58 Scott Fuglistaller for Tim Boys
63 Mike Delany for Chris Noakes
72 Kenny Lynn for Phil Burleigh
RUN OF PLAY
0 First Half Start Gareth Anscombe Blues
8 Penalty Gareth Anscombe Blues
20 Penalty Chris Noakes Highlanders
25 Try Tamati Ellison Highlanders
26 Missed Conversion Chris Noakes Highlanders
33 Penalty Gareth Anscombe Blues
35 Try Hosea Gear Highlanders
36 Conversion Chris Noakes Highlanders
39 Missed Penalty Gareth Anscombe Blues
40 First Half End
40 Second Half Start Chris Noakes Highlanders
41 Try Hosea Gear Highlanders
42 Missed Conversion Chris Noakes Highlanders
45 Substitution (Tactical) Josh Bekhuis for Hoani MacDonald Highlanders
47 Substitution (Tactical) Ali Williams for Filo Paulo Blues
53 Substitution (Tactical) Ma'a Nonu for Michael Hobbs Blues
53 Substitution (Tactical) Aaron Smith for Jimmy Cowan Highlanders
53 Substitution (Tactical) Jason Rutledge for Andrew Hore Highlanders
57 Substitution (Tactical) Bronson Murray for Ma'afu Fia Highlanders
58 Substitution (Tactical) Daniel Braid for Peter Saili Blues
58 Substitution (Tactical) Lachie Munro for Sherwin Stowers Blues
58 Substitution (Tactical) Scott Fuglistaller for Tim Boys Highlanders
59 Try Adam Thomson Highlanders
60 Conversion Chris Noakes Highlanders
60 Substitution (Tactical) Tom McCartney for James Parsons Blues
62 Yellow Card Phil Burleigh Highlanders
63 Substitution (Tactical) Mike Delany for Chris Noakes Highlanders
68 Try Tevita Mailau Blues
69 Conversion Gareth Anscombe Blues
69 Substitution (Tactical) Piri Weepu for Alby Mathewson Blues
72 Yellow card returning Phil Burleigh Highlanders
72 Substitution (Tactical) Kenny Lynn for Phil Burleigh Highlanders
75 Substitution (Injury) Gareth Anscombe Blues
77 Try Tony Woodcock Blues
78 Conversion Lachie Munro Blues
80 Full Time