MATCH BREAKDOWN
MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS Blues vs Highlanders
VENUE Eden Park, Auckland
DATE 29 March 2014 08:35
COMPETITION Vodacom Super Rugby
FINAL SCORE 30 - 12
TRIES 3 - 0
HALFTIME SCORE 17 - 9
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Steve R Walsh
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Nick Briant
Assistant Referee Shane McDermott
TMO Ben Skeen
SCORING SUMMARY
Blues
Conversion Simon Hickey 3
Penalty Simon Hickey 3
Try Charles Piutau 1
Try George Moala 1
Try Ma'a Nonu 1
 
Highlanders
Penalty Lima Sopoaga 4
LINE-UP
Blues
1 Tony Woodcock
2 Tom McCartney
3 Charlie Faumuina
4 Liaki Moli
5 Hayden Triggs
6 Jerome Kaino
7 Luke Braid (Captain)
8 Steven Luatua
9 Bryn Hall
10 Simon Hickey
11 George Moala
12 Ma'a Nonu
13 Jackson Willison
14 Frank Halai
15 Charles Piutau
 
Highlanders
1 Kane Hames
2 Ged Robinson
3 Chris King
4 Brad Thorn
5 Jarrad Hoeata
6 Elliot Dixon
7 Shane Christie
8 Nasi Manu (Captain)
9 Aaron Smith
10 Lima Sopoaga
11 Patrick Osborne
12 Phil Burleigh
13 Malakai Fekitoa
14 Richard Buckman
15 Ben R Smith
RESERVES
Blues
16 James Parsons
17 Ofa Tu'ungafasi
18 Angus Ta'avao
19 Tom Donnelly
20 Brendon O'Connor
21 Sonatane Takulua
22 Pita Ahki
23 Benji Marshall
 
Highlanders
16 Liam Coltman
17 Craig Millar
18 Ma'afu Fia
19 Joe Wheeler
20 TJ Ioane
21 Fumiaki Tanaka
22 Hayden Parker
23 Shaun Treeby
REPLACEMENTS
Blues
50 James Parsons for Tom McCartney
52 Benji Marshall for Frank Halai
53 Ofa Tu'ungafasi for Tony Woodcock
56 Angus Ta'avao for Charlie Faumuina
60 Brendon O'Connor for Hayden Triggs
63 Pita Ahki for Jackson Willison
 
Highlanders
51 TJ Ioane for Elliot Dixon
51 Joe Wheeler for Brad Thorn
51 Liam Coltman for Ged Robinson
56 Shaun Treeby for Phil Burleigh
56 Fumiaki Tanaka for Aaron Smith
61 Craig Millar for Kane Hames
61 Ma'afu Fia for Chris King
67 Hayden Parker for Lima Sopoaga
RUN OF PLAY
0 First Half Start Lima Sopoaga Highlanders
11 Try George Moala Blues
12 Conversion Simon Hickey Blues
14 Penalty Lima Sopoaga Highlanders
16 Missed Penalty Simon Hickey Blues
24 Penalty Lima Sopoaga Highlanders
28 Penalty Lima Sopoaga Highlanders
32 Penalty Simon Hickey Blues
36 Try Ma'a Nonu Blues
37 Conversion Simon Hickey Blues
40 First Half End
40 Second Half Start Simon Hickey Blues
45 Penalty Simon Hickey Blues
47 Penalty Lima Sopoaga Highlanders
49 Try Charles Piutau Blues
50 Conversion Simon Hickey Blues
50 Substitution (Tactical) James Parsons for Tom McCartney Blues
51 Substitution (Tactical) Liam Coltman for Ged Robinson Highlanders
51 Substitution (Tactical) Joe Wheeler for Brad Thorn Highlanders
51 Substitution (Tactical) TJ Ioane for Elliot Dixon Highlanders
52 Substitution (Tactical) Benji Marshall for Frank Halai Blues
53 Substitution (Tactical) Ofa Tu'ungafasi for Tony Woodcock Blues
56 Substitution (Tactical) Angus Ta'avao for Charlie Faumuina Blues
56 Substitution (Tactical) Fumiaki Tanaka for Aaron Smith Highlanders
56 Substitution (Tactical) Shaun Treeby for Phil Burleigh Highlanders
59 Penalty Simon Hickey Blues
60 Substitution (Injury) Brendon O'Connor for Hayden Triggs Blues
61 Substitution (Tactical) Craig Millar for Kane Hames Highlanders
61 Substitution (Tactical) Ma'afu Fia for Chris King Highlanders
63 Substitution (Tactical) Pita Ahki for Jackson Willison Blues
67 Missed Penalty Simon Hickey Blues
67 Substitution (Tactical) Hayden Parker for Lima Sopoaga Highlanders
80 Full Time
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