MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS The Sharks vs Blues
VENUE The Absa Stadium Durban
DATE 08 March 2008 19:10
COMPETITION Vodacom Super 14
FINAL SCORE 22 - 17
TRIES 3 - 2
HALFTIME SCORE 19 - 3
CONDITIONS Very hot and humid.
CROWD 33775
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Brett Bowden
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Julian Pritchard
Assistant Referee Johannes (Joey) Klaaste-Salmans
TMO Johann Meuwesen
Performance Reviewer Arrie Schoonwinkel
SCORING SUMMARY
The Sharks
Conversion Rory Kockott 2
Penalty Rory Kockott 1
Try Johann Muller 1
Try Keegan Daniel 2
 
Blues
Conversion Nick Evans 2
Penalty Nick Evans 1
Try Nick Evans 1
Try Taniela Moa 1
LINE-UP
The Sharks
1 Jannie du Plessis
2 Bismarck du Plessis
3 BJ Botha
4 Albert van den Berg
5 Johann Muller (Captain)
6 Keegan Daniel
7 Jacques Botes
8 Ryan Kankowski
9 Rory Kockott
10 Frederic Michalak
11 JP Pietersen
12 Bradley Barritt
13 Waylon Murray
14 Stefan Terblanche
15 Francois Steyn
 
Blues
1 Tony Woodcock
2 Keven Mealamu
3 John Afoa
4 Kurtis Haiu
5 Troy Flavell (Captain)
6 Jerome Kaino
7 Justin Collins
8 Nick Williams
9 Danny Lee
10 Nick Evans
11 Joe Rokocoko
12 Benson Stanley
13 Isaia Toeava
14 Anthony Tuitavake
15 Ben Atiga
RESERVES
The Sharks
16 Craig Burden
17 Tendai Mtawarira
18 Steven Sykes
19 Jean Deysel
20 Charl McLeod
21 Adrian Jacobs
22 Odwa Ndungane
 
Blues
16 Tom McCartney
17 Nick White
18 Anthony Boric
19 Onosa'i Auva`a
20 Taniela Moa
21 Rudi Wulf
22 George Pisi
REPLACEMENTS
The Sharks
26 Tendai Mtawarira for Jannie du Plessis
37 Adrian Jacobs for Bradley Barritt
38 Jannie du Plessis for Tendai Mtawarira
41 Bradley Barritt for Adrian Jacobs
41 Tendai Mtawarira for Jannie du Plessis
41 Odwa Ndungane for JP Pietersen
58 Jean Deysel for Ryan Kankowski
62 Jannie du Plessis for BJ Botha
62 Steven Sykes for Albert van den Berg
65 Adrian Jacobs for Waylon Murray
65 Ryan Kankowski for Jean Deysel
70 Jean Deysel for Keegan Daniel
70 Craig Burden for Bismarck du Plessis
77 Albert van den Berg for Johann Muller
 
Blues
62 Anthony Boric for Kurtis Haiu
65 George Pisi for Ben Atiga
65 Rudi Wulf for Joe Rokocoko
67 Onosa'i Auva`a for Justin Collins
71 Taniela Moa for Danny Lee
RUN OF PLAY
1 Try Keegan Daniel The Sharks
2 Missed Conversion Rory Kockott The Sharks
19 Try Johann Muller The Sharks
20 Conversion Rory Kockott The Sharks
26 Substitution (Blood) Jannie du Plessis The Sharks
31 Try Keegan Daniel The Sharks
32 Conversion Rory Kockott The Sharks
36 Penalty Nick Evans Blues
37 Substitution (Blood) Bradley Barritt The Sharks
38 Substitution (Blood bin returning) Tendai Mtawarira The Sharks
40 First Half End
41 Second Half Start
41 Substitution (Tactical) Odwa Ndungane for JP Pietersen The Sharks
41 Substitution (Blood bin returning) Adrian Jacobs The Sharks
41 Substitution (Tactical) Tendai Mtawarira for Jannie du Plessis The Sharks
42 Try Nick Evans Blues
43 Conversion Nick Evans Blues
55 Missed Penalty Nick Evans Blues
58 Substitution (Blood) Ryan Kankowski The Sharks
60 Missed Drop Goal Frederic Michalak The Sharks
62 Substitution (Tactical) Anthony Boric for Kurtis Haiu Blues
62 Substitution (Tactical) Steven Sykes for Albert van den Berg The Sharks
62 Substitution (Injury) BJ Botha The Sharks
64 Missed Drop Goal Francois Steyn The Sharks
65 Substitution (Tactical) Adrian Jacobs for Waylon Murray The Sharks
65 Substitution (Blood bin returning) Jean Deysel The Sharks
65 Substitution (Tactical) Rudi Wulf for Joe Rokocoko Blues
65 Substitution (Tactical) George Pisi for Ben Atiga Blues
67 Substitution (Tactical) Onosa'i Auva`a for Justin Collins Blues
69 Penalty Rory Kockott The Sharks
70 Substitution (Tactical) Jean Deysel for Keegan Daniel The Sharks
70 Substitution (Tactical) Craig Burden for Bismarck du Plessis The Sharks
71 Substitution (Tactical) Taniela Moa for Danny Lee Blues
74 Try Taniela Moa Blues
75 Conversion Nick Evans Blues
77 Substitution (Blood) Johann Muller The Sharks
80 Full Time