MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS The Sharks vs Crusaders
VENUE The Absa Stadium Durban
DATE 03 March 2007 17:00
COMPETITION Vodacom Super 14
FINAL SCORE 27 - 26
TRIES 3 - 2
HALFTIME SCORE 6 - 13
CONDITIONS Clear skies and hot. Slight south eastern wind blowing.
CROWD 32500
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Stuart Dickinson
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Daniel Cheever
Assistant Referee Christian (Christie) du Preez
TMO Shaun Veldsman
SCORING SUMMARY
The Sharks
Conversion Percy Montgomery 2
Conversion Ruan Pienaar 1
Penalty Percy Montgomery 2
Try Albert van den Berg 1
Try Bismarck du Plessis 1
Try Odwa Ndungane 1
 
Crusaders
Conversion Stephen Brett 2
Drop Goal Stephen Brett 1
Penalty Stephen Brett 3
Try Kieran Read 1
Try Mose Tuiali`i 1
LINE-UP
The Sharks
1 Tendai Mtawarira
2 John Smit (Captain)
3 Deon Carstens
4 Johan Ackermann
5 Johann Muller
6 Jacques Botes
7 AJ Venter
8 Ryan Kankowski
9 Ruan Pienaar
10 Butch James
11 JP Pietersen
12 Bradley Barritt
13 Waylon Murray
14 Odwa Ndungane
15 Percy Montgomery
 
Crusaders
1 Ben Franks
2 Corey Flynn (Captain)
3 Campbell Johnstone
4 Ross Filipo
5 Michael Paterson
6 Kieran Read
7 Johnny Leo`o
8 Mose Tuiali`i
9 Andy Ellis
10 Stephen Brett
11 Caleb Ralph
12 Tim Bateman
13 Casey Laulala
14 Rico Gear
15 Scott Hamilton
RESERVES
The Sharks
16 Bismarck du Plessis
17 Pat Cilliers
18 Albert van den Berg
19 Warren Britz
20 Keegan Daniel
21 Rory Kockott
22 Adrian Jacobs
 
Crusaders
16 Ti`i Paulo
17 Wyatt Crockett
18 Peter Nixon
19 Isaac Ross
20 Kevin Senio
21 Tusi Pisi
22 Brent Ward
REPLACEMENTS
The Sharks
27 Adrian Jacobs for Bradley Barritt
40 Albert van den Berg for Johan Ackermann
58 Bismarck du Plessis for Tendai Mtawarira
58 Keegan Daniel for Ryan Kankowski
61 Warren Britz for Jacques Botes
66 Rory Kockott for Percy Montgomery
71 Tendai Mtawarira for John Smit
 
Crusaders
43 Wyatt Crockett for Campbell Johnstone
62 Isaac Ross for Michael Paterson
65 Peter Nixon for Mose Tuiali`i
RUN OF PLAY
4 Penalty Stephen Brett Crusaders
8 Missed Penalty Percy Montgomery The Sharks
13 Penalty Percy Montgomery The Sharks
24 Penalty Stephen Brett Crusaders
26 Try Kieran Read Crusaders
27 Conversion Stephen Brett Crusaders
27 Substitution (Injury) Bradley Barritt The Sharks
38 Penalty Percy Montgomery The Sharks
40 Substitution (Tactical) Albert van den Berg for Johan Ackermann The Sharks
43 Missed Penalty Ruan Pienaar The Sharks
43 Substitution (Tactical) Wyatt Crockett for Campbell Johnstone Crusaders
45 Missed Penalty Stephen Brett Crusaders
48 Try Albert van den Berg The Sharks
49 Conversion Percy Montgomery The Sharks
57 Try Mose Tuiali`i Crusaders
58 Conversion Stephen Brett Crusaders
58 Substitution (Tactical) Bismarck du Plessis for Tendai Mtawarira The Sharks
58 Substitution (Tactical) Keegan Daniel for Ryan Kankowski The Sharks
61 Substitution (Tactical) Warren Britz for Jacques Botes The Sharks
62 Substitution (Tactical) Isaac Ross for Michael Paterson Crusaders
63 Try Bismarck du Plessis The Sharks
64 Conversion Percy Montgomery The Sharks
65 Substitution (Tactical) Peter Nixon for Mose Tuiali`i Crusaders
66 Substitution (Injury) Percy Montgomery The Sharks
70 Penalty Stephen Brett Crusaders
71 Substitution (Injury) John Smit The Sharks
74 Drop Goal Stephen Brett Crusaders
80 Try Odwa Ndungane The Sharks
82 Conversion Ruan Pienaar The Sharks