MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS The Sharks vs Western Force
VENUE The Absa Stadium Durban
DATE 14 May 2010 19:10
COMPETITION Vodacom Super 14
FINAL SCORE 27 - 22
TRIES 3 - 1
HALFTIME SCORE 17 - 15
MAN OF THE MATCH Jannie du Plessis, Sharks
CONDITIONS Clear with no rain, very slight north westly breeze.
CROWD 17758
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Lesego Legoete
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Mark Lawrence
Assistant Referee Marc Van Zyl
TMO Shaun Veldsman
SCORING SUMMARY
The Sharks
Conversion Ruan Pienaar 3
Penalty Ruan Pienaar 2
Try Jacques Botes 1
Try Lwazi Mvovo 1
Try Ryan Kankowski 1
 
Western Force
Conversion James O`Connor 1
Penalty Brett Sheehan 2
Penalty James O`Connor 3
Try Nick Cummins 1
LINE-UP
The Sharks
1 Tendai Mtawarira
2 John Smit (Captain)
3 Jannie du Plessis
4 Steven Sykes
5 Alistair Hargreaves
6 Jacques Botes
7 Jean Deysel
8 Ryan Kankowski
9 Rory Kockott
10 Ruan Pienaar
11 Lwazi Mvovo
12 Riaan Swanepoel
13 Stefan Terblanche
14 Odwa Ndungane
15 Patrick Lambie
 
Western Force
1 Pekahou Cowan
2 Ben Whittaker
3 Timothy Fairbrother
4 Ben McCalman
5 Nathan Sharpe (Captain)
6 Matthew Hodgson
7 David Pocock
8 Richard Brown
9 Brett Sheehan
10 Mark Bartholomeusz
11 Cameron Shepherd
12 Ryan Cross
13 Mitch Inman
14 Nick Cummins
15 James O`Connor
RESERVES
The Sharks
16 Craig Burden
17 Pat Cilliers
18 Wilhelm Steenkamp
19 Keegan Daniel
20 Charl McLeod
21 Andy Goode
22 Andries Strauss
 
Western Force
16 Nathan Charles
17 Matt Dunning
18 Tom Hockings
18 Sam Wykes
20 Justin Turner
21 Sam Harris
22 Dane Haylett-Petty
REPLACEMENTS
The Sharks
51 Keegan Daniel for Jacques Botes
60 Charl McLeod for Rory Kockott
64 Andries Strauss for Riaan Swanepoel
64 Craig Burden for Jannie du Plessis
65 Jacques Botes for Keegan Daniel
66 Wilhelm Steenkamp for Alistair Hargreaves
68 Keegan Daniel for Ryan Kankowski
77 Jannie du Plessis for John Smit
79 Pat Cilliers for Tendai Mtawarira
 
Western Force
51 Matt Dunning for Timothy Fairbrother
52 Sam Wykes for Ben McCalman
55 Justin Turner for Brett Sheehan
55 Nathan Charles for Ben Whittaker
55 Timothy Fairbrother for Pekahou Cowan
76 Sam Harris for Mitch Inman
RUN OF PLAY
8 Try Lwazi Mvovo The Sharks
9 Conversion Ruan Pienaar The Sharks
19 Penalty Brett Sheehan Western Force
26 Penalty Brett Sheehan Western Force
29 Penalty James O`Connor Western Force
31 Penalty James O`Connor Western Force
34 Try Ryan Kankowski The Sharks
35 Conversion Ruan Pienaar The Sharks
39 Penalty Ruan Pienaar The Sharks
40 Penalty James O`Connor Western Force
40 First Half End
41 Second Half Start
48 Try Jacques Botes The Sharks
49 Conversion Ruan Pienaar The Sharks
51 Substitution (Tactical) Matt Dunning for Timothy Fairbrother Western Force
51 Substitution (Blood) Jacques Botes The Sharks
52 Substitution (Tactical) Sam Wykes for Ben McCalman Western Force
55 Substitution (Tactical) Nathan Charles for Ben Whittaker Western Force
55 Substitution (Tactical) Justin Turner for Brett Sheehan Western Force
55 Substitution (Injury) Pekahou Cowan Western Force
60 Substitution (Tactical) Charl McLeod for Rory Kockott The Sharks
61 Try Nick Cummins Western Force
62 Conversion James O`Connor Western Force
64 Substitution (Tactical) Craig Burden for Jannie du Plessis The Sharks
64 Substitution (Tactical) Andries Strauss for Riaan Swanepoel The Sharks
65 Substitution (Blood bin returning) Keegan Daniel The Sharks
66 Penalty Ruan Pienaar The Sharks
66 Substitution (Tactical) Wilhelm Steenkamp for Alistair Hargreaves The Sharks
68 Substitution (Tactical) Keegan Daniel for Ryan Kankowski The Sharks
76 Substitution (Tactical) Sam Harris for Mitch Inman Western Force
77 Substitution (Injury) John Smit The Sharks
79 Missed Penalty Ruan Pienaar The Sharks
79 Substitution (Tactical) Pat Cilliers for Tendai Mtawarira The Sharks
80 Full Time