MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS Sharks vs Xerox Lions
VENUE The Absa Stadium, Durban
DATE 03 October 2009 17:05
COMPETITION ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division
FINAL SCORE 19 - 17
TRIES 1 - 1
HALFTIME SCORE 16 - 11
MAN OF THE MATCH Willem Alberts, Lions
CONDITIONS Clear skies with a slight breeze.
CROWD 15000
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Jonathan Kaplan
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Ben Crouse
Assistant Referee Reuben Rossouw
TMO Johann Meuwesen
Match Reviewer Tappe Henning
SCORING SUMMARY
Sharks
Conversion Ruan Pienaar 1
Drop Goal Juan Martin Hernández 1
Penalty Ruan Pienaar 3
Try Bismarck du Plessis 1
 
Xerox Lions
Penalty Chris Jonck 1
Penalty Herkie Kruger 3
Try Chris Jonck 1
LINE-UP
Sharks
1 Tendai Mtawarira
2 Bismarck du Plessis
3 Jannie du Plessis
4 Steven Sykes
5 Albert van den Berg
6 Jacques Botes
7 Keegan Daniel
8 Ryan Kankowski
9 Ruan Pienaar
10 Juan Martin Hernández
11 JP Pietersen
12 Andries Strauss
13 Waylon Murray
14 Odwa Ndungane
15 Stefan Terblanche (Captain)
 
Xerox Lions
1 JC Janse van Rensburg
2 Hansie van Dyk
3 Kevin Buys
4 Nico Luus
5 Franco van der Merwe
6 Cobus Grobbelaar (Captain)
7 Derick Minnie
8 Willem Alberts
9 Chris Jonck
10 Herkie Kruger
11 Johan Jackson
12 Doppies la Grange
13 Jannie Boshoff
14 Michael Killian
15 Earl Rose
RESERVES
Sharks
16 Skipper Badenhorst
17 Pat Cilliers
18 Alistair Hargreaves
19 Michael Rhodes
20 Charl McLeod
21 Monty Dumond
22 Adrian Jacobs
 
Xerox Lions
16 Gerhardus Lourens Meyer
17 Wayne Swart
18 Willem Stoltz
19 Todd Clever
20 Ruan Jopie Boshoff
21 Walter Venter
22 Pieter Engelbrecht
REPLACEMENTS
Sharks
40 Michael Rhodes for Jacques Botes
49 Adrian Jacobs for Waylon Murray
63 Pat Cilliers for Jannie du Plessis
70 Alistair Hargreaves for Albert van den Berg
 
Xerox Lions
45 Todd Clever for Cobus Grobbelaar
55 Ruan Jopie Boshoff for Herkie Kruger
55 Todd Clever for Derick Minnie
55 Cobus Grobbelaar for Todd Clever
58 Walter Venter for Doppies la Grange
RUN OF PLAY
5 Penalty Ruan Pienaar Sharks
10 Penalty Ruan Pienaar Sharks
12 Penalty Herkie Kruger Xerox Lions
14 Try Chris Jonck Xerox Lions
15 Missed Conversion Herkie Kruger Xerox Lions
21 Missed Penalty Herkie Kruger Xerox Lions
33 Drop Goal Juan Martin Hernández Sharks
38 Yellow Card Nico Luus Xerox Lions
39 Try Bismarck du Plessis Sharks
40 Conversion Ruan Pienaar Sharks
40 Penalty Herkie Kruger Xerox Lions
40 First Half End
40 Second Half Start
40 Substitution (Tactical) Michael Rhodes for Jacques Botes Sharks
43 Penalty Herkie Kruger Xerox Lions
45 Substitution (Blood) Cobus Grobbelaar Xerox Lions
48 Yellow card returning Nico Luus Xerox Lions
49 Substitution (Tactical) Adrian Jacobs for Waylon Murray Sharks
55 Substitution (Blood bin returning) Todd Clever Xerox Lions
55 Substitution (Injury) Herkie Kruger Xerox Lions
55 Substitution (Tactical) Todd Clever for Derick Minnie Xerox Lions
58 Substitution (Tactical) Walter Venter for Doppies la Grange Xerox Lions
63 Substitution (Injury) Jannie du Plessis Sharks
65 Penalty Chris Jonck Xerox Lions
70 Substitution (Tactical) Alistair Hargreaves for Albert van den Berg Sharks
72 Penalty Ruan Pienaar Sharks
80 Full Time