MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS Crusaders vs Western Force
VENUE Christchurch
DATE 14 March 2009 06:30
COMPETITION Vodacom Super 14
FINAL SCORE 23 - 23
TRIES 3 - 2
HALFTIME SCORE 20 - 6
CROWD 14198
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Marius Jonker
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Chris Pollock
Assistant Referee Willie Roos
TMO Kane McBride
Performance Reviewer Greg Cooper
SCORING SUMMARY
Crusaders
Conversion Stephen Brett 1
Penalty Stephen Brett 2
Try Isaac Ross 1
Try Ryan Crotty 1
Try Tim Bateman 1
 
Western Force
Conversion Matt Giteau 2
Penalty Matt Giteau 3
Try Haig Sare 1
Try James O`Connor 1
LINE-UP
Crusaders
1 Wyatt Crockett
2 Jason MacDonald
3 Bronson Murray
4 Brad Thorn
5 Isaac Ross
6 Kieran Read (Captain)
7 George Whitelock
8 Thomas Waldrom Waldrom
9 Kahn Fotuali'i
10 Stephen Brett
11 Colin Slade
12 Ryan Crotty
13 Tim Bateman
14 Adam Whitelock
15 Leon MacDonald
 
Western Force
1 Pekahou Cowan
2 Tai Mcisaac
3 Ben Castle
4 David Pusey
5 Nathan Sharpe (Captain)
6 Richard Stanford
7 David Pocock
8 Tamaiti Horua
9 Josh Valentine
10 Matt Giteau
11 Cameron Shepherd
12 James O`Connor
13 Ryan Cross
14 Nick Cummins
15 Drew Mitchell
RESERVES
Crusaders
16 Daniel Perrin
17 Owen Franks
18 Ross Filipo
19 Nasi Manu
20 Tyson Keats
21 Hamish Gard
22 Blair Cook
 
Western Force
16 Luke Holmes
17 AJ Whalley
18 Tom Hockings
19 Matthew Hodgson
20 Chris O`Young
21 Junior Pelesasa
22 Haig Sare
REPLACEMENTS
Crusaders
63 Ross Filipo for Brad Thorn
63 Owen Franks for Bronson Murray
70 Nasi Manu for Isaac Ross
70 Tyson Keats for Kahn Fotuali'i
77 Hamish Gard for Ryan Crotty
 
Western Force
48 Matthew Hodgson for Richard Stanford
49 Haig Sare for Cameron Shepherd
53 Tom Hockings for David Pusey
65 AJ Whalley for Ben Castle
70 Luke Holmes for Tai Mcisaac
75 Junior Pelesasa for Nick Cummins
77 Ben Castle for Pekahou Cowan
RUN OF PLAY
3 Missed Penalty Stephen Brett Crusaders
5 Missed Penalty Stephen Brett Crusaders
7 Missed Drop Goal Stephen Brett Crusaders
8 Penalty Stephen Brett Crusaders
11 Penalty Matt Giteau Western Force
12 Try Ryan Crotty Crusaders
13 Missed Conversion Stephen Brett Crusaders
16 Try Tim Bateman Crusaders
17 Conversion Stephen Brett Crusaders
25 Penalty Matt Giteau Western Force
29 Try Isaac Ross Crusaders
30 Missed Conversion Stephen Brett Crusaders
40 First Half End
41 Second Half Start
48 Penalty Matt Giteau Western Force
48 Substitution (Tactical) Matthew Hodgson for Richard Stanford Western Force
49 Substitution (Injury) Cameron Shepherd Western Force
53 Penalty Stephen Brett Crusaders
53 Substitution (Tactical) Tom Hockings for David Pusey Western Force
58 Try Haig Sare Western Force
59 Conversion Matt Giteau Western Force
63 Substitution (Tactical) Owen Franks for Bronson Murray Crusaders
63 Substitution (Tactical) Ross Filipo for Brad Thorn Crusaders
65 Substitution (Injury) Ben Castle Western Force
66 Yellow Card Leon MacDonald Crusaders
68 Try James O`Connor Western Force
69 Conversion Matt Giteau Western Force
70 Substitution (Tactical) Luke Holmes for Tai Mcisaac Western Force
70 Substitution (Tactical) Tyson Keats for Kahn Fotuali'i Crusaders
70 Substitution (Tactical) Nasi Manu for Isaac Ross Crusaders
73 Missed Penalty Stephen Brett Crusaders
75 Yellow card returning Leon MacDonald Crusaders
75 Substitution (Tactical) Junior Pelesasa for Nick Cummins Western Force
77 Substitution (Injury) Ryan Crotty Crusaders
77 Substitution (Injury) Pekahou Cowan Western Force
80 Full Time