MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS Australia vs Ireland
VENUE Eden Park, Auckland
DATE 17 September 2011 10:30
COMPETITION IRB Rugby World Cup
FINAL SCORE 6 - 15
TRIES 0 - 0
HALFTIME SCORE 6 - 6
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Bryce Lawrence
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee David Pearson
Assistant Referee Stuart Terheege
TMO Graham Hughes
SCORING SUMMARY
Australia
Penalty James O`Connor 2
 
Ireland
Drop Goal Jonathan Sexton 1
Penalty Jonathan Sexton 2
Penalty Ronan O`Gara 2
LINE-UP
Australia
1 Sekope Kepu
2 Tatafu Polota-Nau
3 Ben Alexander
4 Dan Vickerman
5 James Horwill (Captain)
6 Rocky Elsom
7 Ben McCalman
8 Radike Samo
9 Will Genia
10 Quade Cooper
11 Adam Ashley-Cooper
12 Pat McCabe
13 Anthony Faingaa
14 James O`Connor
15 Kurtley Beale
 
Ireland
1 Cian Healy
2 Rory Best
3 Mike Ross
4 Donncha O`Callaghan
5 Paul O`Connell
6 Stephen Ferris
7 Sean O`Brien
8 Jamie Heaslip
9 Eoin Reddan
10 Jonathan Sexton
11 Keith Earls
12 Gordon D`Arcy
13 Brian O`Driscoll (Captain)
14 Tommy Bowe
15 Robert (Rob) Kearney
RESERVES
Australia
16 Saia Faingaa
17 James Slipper
18 Rob Simmons
19 Wycliff Palu
20 Scott Higginbotham
21 Luke Burgess
22 Drew Mitchell
 
Ireland
16 Sean Cronin
17 Tom Court
18 Donnacha Ryan
19 Denis Leamy
20 Conor Murray
21 Ronan O`Gara
22 Andrew Trimble
REPLACEMENTS
Australia
61 Rob Simmons for Dan Vickerman
63 James Slipper for Ben Alexander
72 Wycliff Palu for Rocky Elsom
74 Drew Mitchell for Anthony Faingaa
74 Scott Higginbotham for Radike Samo
 
Ireland
48 Ronan O`Gara for Gordon D`Arcy
57 Conor Murray for Eoin Reddan
59 Andrew Trimble for Brian O`Driscoll
61 Brian O`Driscoll for Andrew Trimble
74 Andrew Trimble for Robert (Rob) Kearney
77 Tom Court for Mike Ross
RUN OF PLAY
1 First Half Start Quade Cooper Australia
6 Missed Penalty James O`Connor Australia
11 Penalty James O`Connor Australia
13 Missed Penalty Jonathan Sexton Ireland
15 Penalty Jonathan Sexton Ireland
17 Drop Goal Jonathan Sexton Ireland
23 Penalty James O`Connor Australia
27 Missed Penalty James O`Connor Australia
32 Missed Penalty Jonathan Sexton Ireland
40 First Half End
41 Second Half Start Jonathan Sexton Ireland
48 Penalty Jonathan Sexton Ireland
48 Substitution (Tactical) Ronan O`Gara for Gordon D`Arcy Ireland
52 Missed Penalty Jonathan Sexton Ireland
57 Substitution (Tactical) Conor Murray for Eoin Reddan Ireland
59 Substitution (Blood) Brian O`Driscoll Ireland
61 Penalty Ronan O`Gara Ireland
61 Substitution (Blood bin returning) Andrew Trimble Ireland
61 Substitution (Tactical) Rob Simmons for Dan Vickerman Australia
63 Substitution (Tactical) James Slipper for Ben Alexander Australia
70 Penalty Ronan O`Gara Ireland
72 Substitution (Tactical) Wycliff Palu for Rocky Elsom Australia
74 Substitution (Tactical) Drew Mitchell for Anthony Faingaa Australia
74 Substitution (Tactical) Andrew Trimble for Robert (Rob) Kearney Ireland
74 Substitution (Tactical) Scott Higginbotham for Radike Samo Australia
77 Substitution (Tactical) Tom Court for Mike Ross Ireland
80 Full Time