MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS Italy vs USA
VENUE Trafalgar Park, Nelson
DATE 27 September 2011 08:30
COMPETITION IRB Rugby World Cup
FINAL SCORE 27 - 10
TRIES 4 - 1
HALFTIME SCORE 20 - 10
CROWD 14977
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee George Clancy
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Wayne Barnes
Assistant Referee Chris Pollock
TMO Shaun Veldsman
SCORING SUMMARY
Italy
Conversion Mirco Bergamasco 2
Penalty Mirco Bergamasco 1
Penalty Try 1
Try Luciano Orquera 1
Try Martin Castrogiovanni 1
Try Sergio Parisse 1
 
USA
Conversion Chris Wyles 1
Penalty Chris Wyles 1
Try Chris Wyles 1
LINE-UP
Italy
1 Salvatore Perugini
2 Leonardo Ghiraldini
3 Martin Castrogiovanni
4 Quintin Geldenhuys
5 Corniel van Zyl
6 Alessandro Zanni
7 Mauro Bergamasco
8 Sergio Parisse (Captain)
9 Fabio Semenzato
10 Luciano Orquera
11 Mirco Bergamasco
12 Gonzalo Garcia
13 Gonzalo Canale
14 Tommaso Benvenuti
15 Luke McLean
 
USA
1 Mike MacDonald
2 Chris Biller
3 Matekitonga Moeakiola
4 John van der Giesen
5 Hayden Smith
6 Louis Stanfill
7 Todd Clever (Captain)
8 Nick Johnson
9 Mike Petri
10 Roland Suniula
11 James Paterson
12 Andrew Suniula
13 Paul Emerick
14 Takudzwa Ngwenya
15 Chris Wyles
RESERVES
Italy
16 Fabio Ongaro
17 Andrea Lo Cicero
18 Marco Bortolami
19 Paul E Derbyshire
20 Edoardo Gori
21 Riccardo Bocchino
22 Giulio Toniolatti
 
USA
16 Phil Thiel
17 Shawn Pittman
18 Scott LaValla
19 Pat Danahy
20 Tim Usasz
21 Nese Malifa
22 Blaine Scully
REPLACEMENTS
Italy
50 Andrea Lo Cicero for Salvatore Perugini
53 Giulio Toniolatti for Tommaso Benvenuti
66 Riccardo Bocchino for Luciano Orquera
66 Edoardo Gori for Fabio Semenzato
70 Paul E Derbyshire for Mirco Bergamasco
71 Salvatore Perugini for Martin Castrogiovanni
73 Fabio Ongaro for Leonardo Ghiraldini
 
USA
8 Shawn Pittman for Matekitonga Moeakiola
13 Matekitonga Moeakiola for Shawn Pittman
28 Phil Thiel for Chris Biller
45 Blaine Scully for Andrew Suniula
54 Shawn Pittman for Matekitonga Moeakiola
63 Tim Usasz for Mike Petri
68 Scott LaValla for Nick Johnson
72 Nese Malifa for Roland Suniula
RUN OF PLAY
1 First Half Start Roland Suniula USA
4 Try Sergio Parisse Italy
4 Conversion Mirco Bergamasco Italy
8 Substitution (Blood) Matekitonga Moeakiola USA
13 Substitution (Blood bin returning) Shawn Pittman USA
18 Try Chris Wyles USA
18 Conversion Chris Wyles USA
21 Penalty Mirco Bergamasco Italy
26 Penalty Chris Wyles USA
28 Substitution (Injury) Chris Biller USA
29 Try Luciano Orquera Italy
30 Missed Conversion Mirco Bergamasco Italy
40 Try Martin Castrogiovanni Italy
40 Missed Conversion Mirco Bergamasco Italy
40 First Half End
45 Substitution (Tactical) Blaine Scully for Andrew Suniula USA
50 Substitution (Tactical) Andrea Lo Cicero for Salvatore Perugini Italy
53 Substitution (Tactical) Giulio Toniolatti for Tommaso Benvenuti Italy
54 Substitution (Blood) Matekitonga Moeakiola USA
58 Yellow Card Louis Stanfill USA
63 Substitution (Tactical) Tim Usasz for Mike Petri USA
65 Penalty Try Italy
66 Conversion Mirco Bergamasco Italy
66 Yellow card returning Louis Stanfill USA
66 Substitution (Tactical) Edoardo Gori for Fabio Semenzato Italy
66 Substitution (Tactical) Riccardo Bocchino for Luciano Orquera Italy
68 Substitution (Tactical) Scott LaValla for Nick Johnson USA
70 Substitution (Injury) Mirco Bergamasco Italy
71 Substitution (Tactical) Salvatore Perugini for Martin Castrogiovanni Italy
72 Substitution (Tactical) Nese Malifa for Roland Suniula USA
73 Substitution (Tactical) Fabio Ongaro for Leonardo Ghiraldini Italy
80 Full Time