MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS Australia vs New Zealand
VENUE Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane
DATE 13 September 2008 12:05
COMPETITION Vodacom Tri-Nations
FINAL SCORE 24 - 28
TRIES 3 - 4
HALFTIME SCORE 10 - 7
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Jonathan Kaplan
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Craig Joubert
Assistant Referee Mark Lawrence
TMO Johann Meuwesen
Performance Reviewer Andrew Cole
SCORING SUMMARY
Australia
Conversion Matt Giteau 3
Penalty Matt Giteau 1
Try Adam Ashley-Cooper 1
Try James Horwill 1
Try Ryan Cross 1
 
New Zealand
Conversion Dan Carter 4
Try Dan Carter 1
Try Mils Muliaina 1
Try Piri Weepu 1
Try Tony Woodcock 1
LINE-UP
Australia
1 Benn Robinson
2 Stephen Moore
3 Al Baxter
4 James Horwill
5 Nathan Sharpe
6 Rocky Elsom
7 George Smith
8 Wycliff Palu
9 Sam Cordingley
10 Matt Giteau
11 Lote Tuqiri
12 Stirling Mortlock (Captain)
13 Ryan Cross
14 Peter Hynes
15 Adam Ashley-Cooper
 
New Zealand
1 Tony Woodcock
2 Andrew Hore
3 Greg Somerville
4 Brad Thorn
5 Ali Williams
6 Jerome Kaino
7 Richie McCaw (Captain)
8 Rodney So`oialo
9 Jimmy Cowan
10 Dan Carter
11 Sitiveni Sivivatu
12 Ma'a Nonu
13 Conrad Smith
14 Richard Kahui
15 Mils Muliaina
RESERVES
Australia
16 Adam Freier
17 Matt Dunning
18 Hugh McMeniman
19 Phil Waugh
20 Richard Brown
21 Brett Sheehan
22 Drew Mitchell
 
New Zealand
16 Keven Mealamu
17 John Afoa
18 Anthony Boric
19 Adam Thomson
20 Piri Weepu
21 Stephen Donald
22 Isaia Toeava
REPLACEMENTS
Australia
34 Richard Brown for Wycliff Palu
71 Hugh McMeniman for Rocky Elsom
72 Adam Freier for Stephen Moore
 
New Zealand
50 John Afoa for Greg Somerville
50 Keven Mealamu for Andrew Hore
50 Stephen Donald for Ma'a Nonu
55 Piri Weepu for Jimmy Cowan
79 Anthony Boric for Brad Thorn
RUN OF PLAY
5 Missed Penalty Matt Giteau Australia
13 Try Mils Muliaina New Zealand
14 Conversion Dan Carter New Zealand
22 Penalty Matt Giteau Australia
34 Substitution (Injury) Wycliff Palu Australia
40 Try Adam Ashley-Cooper Australia
40 Conversion Matt Giteau Australia
45 Try James Horwill Australia
46 Conversion Matt Giteau Australia
49 Try Tony Woodcock New Zealand
50 Conversion Dan Carter New Zealand
50 Substitution (Tactical) Stephen Donald for Ma'a Nonu New Zealand
50 Substitution (Tactical) John Afoa for Greg Somerville New Zealand
50 Substitution (Tactical) Keven Mealamu for Andrew Hore New Zealand
55 Substitution (Tactical) Piri Weepu for Jimmy Cowan New Zealand
62 Try Piri Weepu New Zealand
63 Conversion Dan Carter New Zealand
67 Try Dan Carter New Zealand
68 Conversion Dan Carter New Zealand
71 Substitution (Tactical) Hugh McMeniman for Rocky Elsom Australia
72 Substitution (Tactical) Adam Freier for Stephen Moore Australia
78 Try Ryan Cross Australia
78 Conversion Matt Giteau Australia
79 Substitution (Tactical) Anthony Boric for Brad Thorn New Zealand