MATCH BREAKDOWN
MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS Blues vs Force
VENUE Eden Park, Auckand
DATE 02 May 2015 07:30
COMPETITION Vodacom Super Rugby
FINAL SCORE 41 - 24
TRIES 5 - 4
HALFTIME SCORE 17 - 0
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Ben O'Keeffe
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Nick Briant
Assistant Referee Paul Williams
TMO Ben Skeen
SCORING SUMMARY
Blues
Conversion Dan Bowden 2
Conversion Ihaia West 2
Conversion Lolagi Visinia 1
Penalty Dan Bowden 1
Penalty Ihaia West 1
Try Akira Ioane 1
Try Ihaia West 1
Try Melani Nanai 2
Try Steven Luatua 1
 
Force
Conversion Luke Burton 1
Conversion Sias Ebersohn 1
Try Ben McCalman 1
Try Matthew Hodgson 1
Try Pekahou Cowan 1
Try Ryan Louwrens 1
LINE-UP
Blues
1 Tony Woodcock
2 Keven Mealamu
3 Charlie Faumuina
4 Culum Retallick
5 Hayden Triggs
6 Akira Ioane
7 Brendon O'Connor
8 Jerome Kaino (Captain)
9 Jimmy Cowan
10 Dan Bowden
11 Melani Nanai
12 George Moala
13 Francis Saili
14 Lolagi Visinia
15 Charles Piutau
 
Force
1 Pekahou Cowan
2 Nathan Charles
3 Tetera Faulkner
4 Wilhelm Steenkamp
5 Steve Mafi
6 Angus Cottrell
7 Matthew Hodgson (Captain)
8 Ben McCalman
9 Ryan Louwrens
10 Sias Ebersohn
11 Nick Cummins
12 Luke Burton
13 Kyle Godwin
14 Luke Morahan
15 Dane Haylett-Petty
RESERVES
Blues
16 James Parsons
17 Ofa Tu'ungafasi
18 Angus Ta'avao
19 Steven Luatua
20 Luke Braid
21 Jamison Gibson-Park
22 Ihaia West
23 Tevita Li
 
Force
16 Heath Tessmann
17 Chris Heiberg
18 Guy Millar
19 Ross Haylett-Petty
20 Kane Koteka
21 Justin Turner
22 Marcel Brache
23 Junior Rasolea
REPLACEMENTS
Blues
19 Steven Luatua for Jerome Kaino
32 Tevita Li for Charles Piutau
44 Ihaia West for Dan Bowden
50 Luke Braid for Culum Retallick
50 James Parsons for Keven Mealamu
55 Jamison Gibson-Park for Jimmy Cowan
57 Ofa Tu'ungafasi for Tony Woodcock
68 Angus Ta'avao for Charlie Faumuina
 
Force
50 Heath Tessmann for Nathan Charles
58 Junior Rasolea for Luke Burton
60 Kane Koteka for Angus Cottrell
66 Chris Heiberg for Pekahou Cowan
68 Guy Millar for Tetera Faulkner
78 Ross Haylett-Petty for Wilhelm Steenkamp
RUN OF PLAY
0 First Half Start Dan Bowden Blues
3 Penalty Dan Bowden Blues
5 Missed Penalty Luke Burton Force
18 Missed Penalty Dan Bowden Blues
19 Substitution (Injury) Steven Luatua for Jerome Kaino Blues
23 Try Melani Nanai Blues
24 Conversion Dan Bowden Blues
32 Substitution (Injury) Tevita Li for Charles Piutau Blues
38 Yellow Card Dane Haylett-Petty Force
40 Try Steven Luatua Blues
40 Conversion Dan Bowden Blues
40 First Half End
40 Second Half Start Sias Ebersohn Force
43 Try Melani Nanai Blues
44 Conversion Lolagi Visinia Blues
44 Substitution (Tactical) Ihaia West for Dan Bowden Blues
47 Yellow card returning Dane Haylett-Petty Force
49 Try Akira Ioane Blues
50 Conversion Ihaia West Blues
50 Substitution (Tactical) James Parsons for Keven Mealamu Blues
50 Substitution (Tactical) Luke Braid for Culum Retallick Blues
50 Substitution (Tactical) Heath Tessmann for Nathan Charles Force
52 Try Pekahou Cowan Force
53 Conversion Luke Burton Force
55 Substitution (Tactical) Jamison Gibson-Park for Jimmy Cowan Blues
57 Substitution (Tactical) Ofa Tu'ungafasi for Tony Woodcock Blues
58 Substitution (Tactical) Junior Rasolea for Luke Burton Force
59 Try Matthew Hodgson Force
60 Missed Conversion Sias Ebersohn Force
60 Substitution (Tactical) Kane Koteka for Angus Cottrell Force
63 Penalty Ihaia West Blues
66 Substitution (Tactical) Chris Heiberg for Pekahou Cowan Force
67 Try Ihaia West Blues
68 Conversion Ihaia West Blues
68 Substitution (Tactical) Angus Ta'avao for Charlie Faumuina Blues
68 Substitution (Tactical) Guy Millar for Tetera Faulkner Force
70 Try Ryan Louwrens Force
71 Conversion Sias Ebersohn Force
78 Try Ben McCalman Force
78 Missed Conversion Sias Ebersohn Force
78 Substitution (Tactical) Ross Haylett-Petty for Wilhelm Steenkamp Force
80 Full Time
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