MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS Hurricanes vs Blues
VENUE Wellington
DATE 01 May 2009 09:35
COMPETITION Vodacom Super 14
FINAL SCORE 45 - 27
TRIES 6 - 4
HALFTIME SCORE 35 - 13
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Chris Pollock
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Bryce Lawrence
Assistant Referee Mike Fraser
TMO Ben Skeen
Performance Reviewer Wayne Erickson
SCORING SUMMARY
Hurricanes
Conversion Willie Ripia 6
Penalty Willie Ripia 1
Try Conrad Smith 1
Try Ma'a Nonu 2
Try Scott Waldrom 1
Try Tamati Ellison 2
 
Blues
Conversion Jimmy Gopperth 2
Penalty Jimmy Gopperth 1
Try Anthony Tuitavake 1
Try Dean Serge Budd 1
Try Joe Rokocoko 1
Try Rene Ranger 1
LINE-UP
Hurricanes
1 John Schwalger
2 Andrew Hore
3 Neemiah Tialata
4 Jeremy Thrush
5 Jason Eaton
6 Victor Vito
7 Scott Waldrom
8 Rodney So`oialo (Captain)
9 Alby Mathewson
10 Willie Ripia
11 David Smith
12 Ma'a Nonu
13 Conrad Smith
14 Zac Guildford
15 Tamati Ellison
 
Blues
1 Tony Woodcock
2 Keven Mealamu (Captain)
3 Tevita Mailau
4 Jay Williams
5 Ali Williams
6 Kurtis Haiu
7 Tom Chamberlain
8 Jerome Kaino
9 Taniela Moa
10 Jimmy Gopperth
11 Joe Rokocoko
12 Isaia Toeava
13 Anthony Tuitavake
14 Rene Ranger
15 Rudi Wulf
RESERVES
Hurricanes
16 Ged Robinson
17 Jacob Ellison
18 Bryn Evans
19 Api Naikatini
20 Piri Weepu
21 Jason Kawau
22 Robert Fruean
 
Blues
16 Tom McCartney
17 Charlie Faumuina
18 Dean Serge Budd
19 Peter Saili
20 Grayson Hart
21 Michael Hobbs
22 Paul Williams
REPLACEMENTS
Hurricanes
41 Robert Fruean for Tamati Ellison
51 Jacob Ellison for John Schwalger
51 Piri Weepu for Alby Mathewson
64 Bryn Evans for Jason Eaton
69 Ged Robinson for Andrew Hore
73 Jason Kawau for Ma'a Nonu
73 Api Naikatini for Scott Waldrom
 
Blues
18 Peter Saili for Ali Williams
46 Grayson Hart for Taniela Moa
48 Charlie Faumuina for Tevita Mailau
59 Dean Serge Budd for Tom Chamberlain
64 Paul Williams for Anthony Tuitavake
69 Michael Hobbs for Joe Rokocoko
76 Joe Rokocoko for Michael Hobbs
RUN OF PLAY
3 Penalty Jimmy Gopperth Blues
4 Try Conrad Smith Hurricanes
5 Conversion Willie Ripia Hurricanes
11 Missed Penalty Jimmy Gopperth Blues
13 Try Scott Waldrom Hurricanes
14 Conversion Willie Ripia Hurricanes
17 Try Tamati Ellison Hurricanes
18 Conversion Willie Ripia Hurricanes
18 Substitution (Injury) Ali Williams Blues
20 Try Joe Rokocoko Blues
20 Missed Conversion Jimmy Gopperth Blues
21 Try Ma'a Nonu Hurricanes
22 Conversion Willie Ripia Hurricanes
27 Try Tamati Ellison Hurricanes
28 Conversion Willie Ripia Hurricanes
37 Try Anthony Tuitavake Blues
38 Missed Conversion Jimmy Gopperth Blues
40 First Half End
41 Second Half Start
41 Substitution (Tactical) Robert Fruean for Tamati Ellison Hurricanes
42 Try Rene Ranger Blues
43 Conversion Jimmy Gopperth Blues
46 Substitution (Tactical) Grayson Hart for Taniela Moa Blues
48 Substitution (Tactical) Charlie Faumuina for Tevita Mailau Blues
51 Substitution (Tactical) Piri Weepu for Alby Mathewson Hurricanes
51 Substitution (Tactical) Jacob Ellison for John Schwalger Hurricanes
58 Try Ma'a Nonu Hurricanes
59 Conversion Willie Ripia Hurricanes
59 Substitution (Tactical) Dean Serge Budd for Tom Chamberlain Blues
64 Substitution (Tactical) Paul Williams for Anthony Tuitavake Blues
64 Substitution (Tactical) Bryn Evans for Jason Eaton Hurricanes
69 Substitution (Tactical) Michael Hobbs for Joe Rokocoko Blues
69 Substitution (Tactical) Ged Robinson for Andrew Hore Hurricanes
72 Penalty Willie Ripia Hurricanes
73 Substitution (Tactical) Jason Kawau for Ma'a Nonu Hurricanes
73 Substitution (Tactical) Api Naikatini for Scott Waldrom Hurricanes
76 Yellow Card Api Naikatini Hurricanes
76 Substitution (Blood) Michael Hobbs Blues
80 Try Dean Serge Budd Blues
80 Conversion Jimmy Gopperth Blues