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34 - 16
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It's all over! The referee has blown their whistle to end the game.

81'

This is dangerous for the defence as Steffan Evans bursts through to advance the Scarlets attack.

80'
Yellow Card

Antoine Bouzerand (Castres Olympique) is shown a yellow card

79'

This is dangerous for the defence as Gauthier Doubrere bursts through to advance the Castres Olympique attack.

77'
Yellow Card

Louis Le Brun (Castres Olympique) is shown a yellow card

74'

Castres Olympique decide to make a substitution, with Pierre Popelin getting some game time.

72'

Castres Olympique decide to make a substitution, with Vilimoni Botitu being replaced.

72'

Scarlets make a substitution with Sam O'Connor coming on.

69'

Scarlets make a substitution with Steffan Thomas coming off.

69'
Conversion

The Castres Olympique supporters go wild as Louis Le Brun successfully kicks the conversion.

66'
Try

Great hands by Castres Olympique leads to a try for Louis Le Brun

65'

Gauthier Doubrere sets up the try.

65'

The defensive line has been broken as Abraham Papali'i goes through the gap.

65'

Scarlets sub Charlie Titcombe comes onto the field.

64'

Ioan Lloyd departs for Scarlets.

64'

The defensive line has been broken as Theo Chabouni goes through the gap.

61'

Castres Olympique sub Theo Chabouni comes onto the field.

60'

Josaia Raisuqe departs for Castres Olympique.

60'

Castres Olympique sub Levan Chilachava comes onto the field.

60'

Aurelien Azar departs for Castres Olympique.

60'

Castres Olympique sub Antoine Tichit comes onto the field.

60'

Wayan de Benedittis departs for Castres Olympique.

60'

Castres Olympique sub Leone Nakarawa comes onto the field.

60'

Florent Vanverberghe departs for Castres Olympique.

60'

Castres Olympique sub Pierre Colonna comes onto the field.

60'

Gaetan Barlot departs for Castres Olympique.

60'

Scarlets sub Iwan Shenton comes onto the field.

60'

Carwyn Tuipulotu departs for Scarlets.

60'

The defensive line has been broken as Abraham Papali'i goes through the gap.

59'

The defensive line has been broken as Julien Dumora goes through the gap.

59'

Ed Scragg comes on for Scarlets.

57'

Morgan Jones leaves the field.

57'

Archie Hughes comes on for Scarlets.

57'

Kieran Hardy leaves the field.

57'

Ioan Nicholas comes on for Scarlets.

57'

Johnny Williams leaves the field.

57'

Harri O'Connor comes on for Scarlets.

57'

Joe Jones leaves the field.

57'
Penalty Goal

Louis Le Brun adds the points for Castres Olympique.

57'

Gauthier Doubrere comes on.

51'

Jeremy Fernandez comes off.

51'
Conversion

The touch judges raise their flags as Ioan Lloyd kicks the conversion.

51'
Try

Ioan Lloyd scores! That alone was worth the admission price!!!

50'

What a run here by Ioan Lloyd as they get over the gainline!

50'

Scarlets decide to make a substitution, with Shaun Evans getting some game time.

49'

Scarlets decide to make a substitution, with Ryan Elias being replaced.

49'

Castres Olympique make a substitution with Yann Peysson coming on.

43'

Castres Olympique make a substitution with Romain Macurdy coming off.

43'
Conversion

Louis Le Brun adds the two points for Castres Olympique.

43'
Try

Slick passing by Castres Olympique leads to a try for Julien Dumora.

42'

Vilimoni Botitu played a key part in that try.

42'

Vilimoni Botitu makes the break as the defence re-enacts the parting of the red sea.

42'

The second half kicks off.

40'

The half-time whistle blows and both teams head for the dressing rooms.

40'

Fabulous play by Scarlets has led to Ben Williams being able to wriggle through a gap.

39'

The ball swings towards the posts but floats to the right, Louis Le Brun will have to re-adjust the radar.

38'
Try

The pick and go results in a try for Castres Olympique as Abraham Papali'i goes over.

37'

That's a great try assist by Romain Macurdy.

37'

Fabulous play by Castres Olympique has led to Abraham Papali'i being able to wriggle through a gap.

36'
Penalty Goal

Ioan Lloyd has kicked a penalty goal.

35'

Fabulous play by Castres Olympique has led to Romain Macurdy being able to wriggle through a gap.

34'

Castres Olympique go for goal with Louis Le Brun taking the conversion but their aim is not up to scratch as the ball slides to the left of the post.

32'
Try

The pressure has finally told as Jeremy Fernandez scores from close range.

31'
Yellow Card

Kieran Hardy (Scarlets) is shown a yellow card

31'

This is dangerous for the defence as Julien Dumora bursts through to advance the Castres Olympique attack.

23'

This is dangerous for the defence as Antoine Bouzerand bursts through to advance the Castres Olympique attack.

19'
Penalty Goal

Ioan Lloyd does the business as their penalty goal attempt goes over.

16'
Penalty Goal

Ioan Lloyd makes no mistake with that penalty goal attempt.

12'

The defensive line has been broken as Baptiste Cope goes through the gap.

6'
Conversion

Louis Le Brun has kicked a conversion.

6'
Try

The Castres Olympique pack has powered over for Josaia Raisuqe to score the try.

5'
Yellow Card

Steffan Evans (Scarlets) is shown a yellow card

0'

We are underway as the referee blows their whistle.

0'
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Match Details

Castres v Scarlets

Challenge Cup - Round 1
Sat 9th December 2023, 10:15am
Stade Pierre Fabre

Points Flow Chart

Castres win +18
Castres
Scarlets
Castres
Time in lead
Scarlets
77
Mins in lead
0
95%
% Of Game In Lead
0%
32%
Possession Last 10 min
68%
0
Points Last 10 min
0

Key Events

Full Time
Bouzerand
34 - 16
79'
Le Brun
34 - 16
74'
Le Brun
34 - 16
66'
Le Brun
32 - 16
65'
Le Brun
27 - 16
57'
Lloyd
51'
24 - 16
Lloyd
50'
24 - 14
Le Brun
24 - 9
43'
Dumora
22 - 9
42'
Half Time
Papali'i
17 - 9
37'
Lloyd
35'
12 - 9
Fernandez
12 - 6
31'
Hardy
31'
7 - 6
Lloyd
16'
7 - 6
Lloyd
12'
7 - 3
Le Brun
7 - 0
6'
Raisuqe
5 - 0
5'
Evans
0'
0 - 0
Start

22m Entries

Avg. Points Scored
2.3
13
Entries
Avg. Points Scored
1
12
Entries

Attack Profile

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Scarlets
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Defence Profile

Castres
Scarlets
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Ruck Speed

0-3 secs
53%
37%
3-6 secs
20%
36%
6+ secs
21%
22%
58
Rucks Won
74

Other Fixtures

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