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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 Jona Nareki bursts through to advance the Highlanders attack.

78'
Conversion

Sam Gilbert has kicked a conversion.

77'
Try

Highlanders are stopped just a few metres from the try line but Nikora Broughton picks up from the base of the ruck to score the try.

77'

Chiefs decide to make a substitution, with Josh Lord getting some game time.

73'

Chiefs decide to make a substitution, with Tupou Vaa'i being replaced.

73'

A gap opened in the defence and Timoci Tavatavanawai took full advantage.

73'

Chiefs decide to make a substitution, with Xavier Roe getting some game time.

71'

Chiefs decide to make a substitution, with Cortez Ratima being replaced.

71'

Highlanders decide to make a substitution, with James Arscott getting some game time.

71'

Highlanders decide to make a substitution, with Folau Fakatava being replaced.

71'
Conversion

Sam Gilbert has kicked a conversion.

71'
Try

A series of passes by Highlanders results in a try for Jacob Ratumaitavuki-Kneepkens

70'

A gap opened in the defence and Jacob Ratumaitavuki-Kneepkens took full advantage.

70'

That's a great try assist by Jona Nareki.

70'

A gap opened in the defence and Nikora Broughton took full advantage.

69'

Highlanders make a substitution with Nikora Broughton coming on.

68'

Highlanders make a substitution with Tom Sanders coming off.

68'

Chiefs make a substitution with Tyrone Thompson coming on.

66'

Chiefs make a substitution with Bradley Slater coming off.

66'
Yellow Card

Luke Jacobson (Chiefs) is shown a yellow card

65'

Chiefs sub Josh Ioane comes onto the field.

63'

Damian McKenzie departs for Chiefs.

63'

The defensive line has been broken as Wallace Sititi goes through the gap.

62'

Highlanders sub Jack Taylor comes onto the field.

61'

Henry Bell departs for Highlanders.

61'

Wallace Sititi comes on for Chiefs.

60'

Kaylum Boshier leaves the field.

60'
Conversion

The touch judges raise their flags as Sam Gilbert kicks the conversion.

59'
Try

Highlanders are only a few metres out, surely they must score! And they do with Timoci Tavatavanawai touching down.

59'

Folau Fakatava played a key part in that try.

59'

Connor Garden-Bachop comes on for Highlanders.

59'

Tanielu Tele'a leaves the field.

59'

Tom Sanders comes on for Highlanders.

58'

Nikora Broughton leaves the field.

58'

What a run here by Jona Nareki as they get over the gainline!

57'

What a run here by Oliver Haig as they get over the gainline!

57'

Emoni Narawa comes on for Chiefs.

55'

Quinn Tupaea leaves the field.

55'

Aidan Ross comes on for Chiefs.

55'

Jared Proffit leaves the field.

55'

Jermaine Ainsley comes on for Highlanders.

55'

Saula Ma'u leaves the field.

55'
Conversion

The touch judges raise their flags as Damian McKenzie kicks the conversion.

54'
Try

A penetrating move by Chiefs results in a try for Cortez Ratima.

53'

That's a great try assist by Damian McKenzie.

53'

What a run here by Damian McKenzie as they get over the gainline!

53'

Ajay Faleafaga comes on.

51'

Rhys Patchell comes off.

51'

What a run here by Folau Fakatava as they get over the gainline!

50'

Naitoa Ah Kuoi makes the break as the defence re-enacts the parting of the red sea.

47'

Highlanders decide to make a substitution, with Nikora Broughton getting some game time.

47'

Highlanders decide to make a substitution, with Tom Sanders being replaced.

47'

Highlanders decide to make a substitution, with Dan Lienert-Brown getting some game time.

47'

Highlanders decide to make a substitution, with Ayden Johnstone being replaced.

47'

Highlanders decide to make a substitution, with Oliver Haig getting some game time.

46'

Highlanders decide to make a substitution, with Pari Pari Parkinson being replaced.

46'

Chiefs decide to make a substitution, with Naitoa Ah Kuoi getting some game time.

45'

Chiefs decide to make a substitution, with Josh Lord being replaced.

45'

Chiefs decide to make a substitution, with George Dyer getting some game time.

45'

Chiefs decide to make a substitution, with Reuben O'Neill being replaced.

45'

The second half kicks off.

40'

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

41'
Conversion

Damian McKenzie adds the two points for Chiefs.

40'
Try

Incisive passing by Chiefs is finished off by Rameka Poihipi, as they goes over for the try.

40'

Fabulous play by Chiefs has led to Rameka Poihipi being able to wriggle through a gap.

40'

Daniel Rona played a key part in that try.

40'
Red Card

Tanielu Tele'a (Highlanders) is shown the red card

37'

Fabulous play by Chiefs has led to Kaylum Boshier being able to wriggle through a gap.

36'

The penalty attempt by Sam Gilbert has rebounded off the left post and back into play.

21'
Conversion

Damian McKenzie converts the try.

14'
Try

Nobody could stop that maul! Bradley Slater places the ball down for the try.

13'
Yellow Card

Timoci Tavatavanawai (Highlanders) is shown a yellow card

11'

A gap opened in the defence and Reuben O'Neill took full advantage.

11'

A gap opened in the defence and Josh Lord took full advantage.

10'

A gap opened in the defence and Samipeni Finau took full advantage.

10'
Conversion

Damian McKenzie has kicked a conversion.

7'
Try

Great hands by Chiefs leads to a try for Daniel Rona

5'

The defensive line has been broken as Daniel Rona goes through the gap.

5'

That's a great try assist by Shaun Stevenson.

5'

There wasn't enough power on that penalty goal attempt by Damian McKenzie as it drops short of the posts.

3'

We are underway as the referee blows their whistle.

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Match Details

Chiefs v Highlanders

Super Rugby Pacific - Round 5
Fri 22nd March 2024, 11:35pm EDT
FMG Stadium Waikato

Points Flow Chart

Chiefs win +7
Chiefs
Highlanders
Chiefs
Time in lead
Highlanders
77
Mins in lead
0
94%
% Of Game In Lead
0%
10%
Possession Last 10 min
90%
0
Points Last 10 min
14

Key Events

Full Time
Gilbert
77'
28 - 21
Broughton
77'
28 - 19
Gilbert
71'
28 - 14
Ratumaitavuki-Kneepkens
70'
28 - 12
Jacobson
28 - 7
65'
Gilbert
59'
28 - 7
Tavatavanawai
59'
28 - 5
McKenzie
28 - 0
54'
Ratima
26 - 0
53'
Half Time
McKenzie
21 - 0
40'
Poihipi
19 - 0
40'
Tele'a
37'
14 - 0
McKenzie
14 - 0
14'
Slater
12 - 0
13'
Tavatavanawai
11'
7 - 0
McKenzie
7 - 0
7'
Rona
5 - 0
5'
Start

22m Entries

Avg. Points Scored
3.1
9
Entries
Avg. Points Scored
1.5
14
Entries

Attack Profile

Chiefs
Highlanders
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Defence Profile

Chiefs
Highlanders
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Ruck Speed

0-3 secs
57%
71%
3-6 secs
27%
19%
6+ secs
11%
2%
45
Rucks Won
141

Last 5 Penalties

65'
68'
72'
76'
79'
Chiefs
Highlanders

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