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NOR
Northampton
31
28
FT
Exeter Chiefs
EXE
Gallagher Premiership
Friday 28 December 2018, 1:45pm CST

Northampton v Exeter Chiefs

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Key Events

  • FT'
  • ConversionGareth Steenson
    80+2'
  • TRY!Matt Kvesic
    80'
  • Penalty GoalDan Biggar
    62'
  • Yellow CardLuke Cowan-Dickie
    61'
  • ConversionDan Biggar
    56'
  • TRY!Cobus Reinach
    56'
  • ConversionGareth Steenson
    44'
  • TRY!Ben Moon
    44'
  • HT'
  • Yellow CardAlex Waller
    35'
  • ConversionDan Biggar
    33'
  • TRY!Fraser Dingwall
    32'
  • ConversionGareth Steenson
    29'
  • TRY!Santiago Cordero
    28'
  • ConversionDan Biggar
    9'
  • TRY!Dan Biggar
    8'
  • ConversionDan Biggar
    2'
  • TRY!Piers Francis
    1'

Stats

Match Stats
Player Stats
336
327
Metres
32
55
Carries
27
22
Defenders beaten
6
4
Clean breaks
81
190
Passes
6
5
Offloads
14
18
Turnovers conceded
8
6
Turnovers won
185
74
Tackles
22
27
Missed tackles
Northampton T C P
15 Ahsee Tuala 0 0 0
14 Tom Collins 0 0 0
13 Luther Burrell 0 0 0
12 Piers Francis 1 0 0
11 Taqele Naiyaravoro 0 0 0
10 Dan Biggar 1 4 1
9 Cobus Reinach 1 0 0
1 Alex Waller 0 0 0
2 Reece Marshall 0 0 0
3 Paul Hill 0 0 0
4 David Ribbans 0 0 0
5 Courtney Lawes 0 0 0
6 Jamie Gibson 0 0 0
7 Lewis Ludlam 0 0 0
8 Teimana Harrison 0 0 0
SUBSTITUTES T C P
16 James Fish 0 0 0
17 Francois van Wyk 0 0 0
18 Ben Franks 0 0 0
19 Api Ratuniyarawa 0 0 0
20 Tom Wood 0 0 0
21 Heinrich Brussow 0 0 0
22 Alex Mitchell 0 0 0
23 Fraser Dingwall 1 0 0
Exeter Chiefs T C P
15 Joe Simmonds 0 0 0
14 Santiago Cordero 1 0 0
13 Ian Whitten 0 0 0
12 Ollie Devoto 0 0 0
11 Tom O'Flaherty 0 0 0
10 Gareth Steenson 0 3 0
9 Jack Maunder 0 0 0
1 Ben Moon 1 0 0
2 Elvis Taione 0 0 0
3 Harry Williams 0 0 0
4 Mitch Lees 0 0 0
5 Sam Skinner 0 0 0
6 Sean Lonsdale 0 0 0
7 Don Armand 0 0 0
8 Matt Kvesic 1 0 0
SUBSTITUTES T C P
16 Luke Cowan-Dickie 0 0 0
17 Alec Hepburn 0 0 0
18 Tomas Francis 0 0 0
19 Jonny Hill 0 0 0
20 Tom Lawday 0 0 0
21 Nic White 0 0 0
22 Henry Slade 0 0 0
23 Phil Dollman 0 0 0

Standings

Gallagher Premiership

RANK TEAM RPI TOTAL
8 Northampton 34 42
1 Exeter Chiefs 62 74
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  • Conversion
    The Exeter supporters go wild as Gareth Steenson successfully kicks the conversion.
    Sock
    80+2'
  • It's all over! The referee has blown his whistle to end the game.
    80+2'
  • Try
    The Exeter pack has powered over for Matt Kvesic to score the try.
    Sock
    80'
  • Northampton decide to make a substitution, with James Fish getting some game time.
    78'
  • Northampton decide to make a substitution, with Reece Marshall being replaced.
    78'
  • Teimana Harrison has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    77'
  • Exeter have won 100 rucks so far this game.
    76'
  • Northampton make a substitution with Reece Marshall coming on.
    74'
  • Northampton make a substitution with James Fish coming off.
    74'
  • David Ribbans has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    73'
  • Fraser Dingwall has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    73'
  • Exeter sub Phil Dollman comes onto the field.
    71'
  • Elvis Taione departs for Exeter.
    71'
  • Luther Burrell has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    70'
  • Tom Lawday comes on for Exeter.
    69'
  • Sean Lonsdale leaves the field.
    69'
  • Elvis Taione comes on.
    64'
  • Joe Simmonds comes off.
    64'
  • Dan Biggar has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    64'
  • Exeter have won 80 rucks so far this game.
    63'
  • Penalty Goal
    Dan Biggar has kicked a penalty goal.
    Sock
    62'
  • Yellow Card
    Luke Cowan-Dickie (Exeter) is shown a yellow card.
    Sock
    61'
  • Northampton have won 40 rucks so far this game.
    60'
  • James Fish comes on.
    59'
  • Reece Marshall comes off.
    59'
  • Luke Cowan-Dickie comes on.
    56'
  • Elvis Taione comes off.
    56'
  • Conversion
    The touch judges raise their flags as Dan Biggar kicks the conversion.
    Sock
    56'
  • Try
    Cobus Reinach intercepts the pass to race ahead and score the try for Northampton.
    Sock
    56'
  • The defensive line has been broken as Cobus Reinach goes through the gap.
    56'
  • What a run here by Ian Whitten as they gets over the gainline!.
    54'
  • Exeter decide to make a substitution, with Henry Slade getting some game time.
    54'
  • Exeter decide to make a substitution, with Ollie Devoto being replaced.
    54'
  • Exeter make a substitution with Nic White coming on.
    54'
  • Exeter make a substitution with Jack Maunder coming off.
    54'
  • Northampton sub Heinrich Brussow comes onto the field.
    54'
  • Lewis Ludlam departs for Northampton.
    54'
  • Tom Wood comes on for Northampton.
    54'
  • Jamie Gibson leaves the field.
    54'
  • Jonny Hill comes on.
    53'
  • Mitch Lees comes off.
    53'
  • Tomas Francis comes on.
    53'
  • Harry Williams comes off.
    53'
  • Alec Hepburn comes on.
    53'
  • Ben Moon comes off.
    53'
  • Teimana Harrison makes the break as the defence re-enacts the parting of the red sea.
    52'
  • Northampton decide to make a substitution, with Ben Franks getting some game time.
    52'
  • Northampton decide to make a substitution, with Paul Hill being replaced.
    52'
  • Northampton make a substitution with Francois van Wyk coming on.
    52'
  • Northampton make a substitution with Alex Waller coming off.
    52'
  • Jamie Gibson has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    51'
  • Courtney Lawes has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    51'
  • Fabulous play by Exeter has led to Santiago Cordero being able to wriggle through a gap.
    47'
  • Northampton sub Taqele Naiyaravoro comes onto the field.
    45'
  • Francois van Wyk departs for Northampton.
    45'
  • Conversion
    Gareth Steenson adds the two points for Exeter.
    Sock
    44'
  • Try
    Ben Moon scores the try from close range.
    Sock
    44'
  • Exeter have won 60 rucks so far this game.
    44'
  • The second half is underway.
    40'
  • Exeter have won 40 rucks so far this game.
    40'
  • The half-time whistle blows and both teams’ head for the dressing rooms.
    40'
  • Surely there's going to be a try here - but no!!! Fraser Dingwall saves the day with a real try saver of a tackle.
    39'
  • Francois van Wyk comes on for Northampton.
    38'
  • Taqele Naiyaravoro leaves the field.
    38'
  • Try saving tackle made by Teimana Harrison.
    37'
  • Yellow Card
    Alex Waller (Northampton) is shown a yellow card.
    Sock
    35'
  • Conversion
    Dan Biggar does the business as his conversion attempt goes over.
    Sock
    33'
  • Spellbinding play by Dan Biggar is finished off with a try.
    32'
  • Try
    A wonderful passing move by Northampton is finished off by Fraser Dingwall.
    Sock
    32'
  • Trouble here as Fraser Dingwall breaches the defence.
    32'
  • Conversion
    Gareth Steenson makes no mistake with that conversion attempt.
    Sock
    29'
  • Matt Kvesic played a key part in that try.
    28'
  • Try
    A series of passes by Exeter results in a try for Santiago Cordero.
    Sock
    28'
  • This is dangerous for the defence as Santiago Cordero bursts through to advance the Exeter attack.
    28'
  • Exeter have won 20 rucks so far this game.
    28'
  • The referee awards a penalty try to Exeter.
    21'
  • Exeter put the pressure on with this scrum and it has paid off as they are awarded a penalty try.
    21'
  • What a tackle there by David Ribbans as he saves a certain try!.
    19'
  • Northampton have won 20 rucks so far this game.
    15'
  • A gap opened in the defence and Tom O'Flaherty took full advantage.
    11'
  • Conversion
    Dan Biggar converts the try.
    Sock
    9'
  • That's a great try assist by Cobus Reinach.
    8'
  • Try
    Northampton are only a few metres out, surely they must score! And they do with Dan Biggar touching down.
    Sock
    8'
  • Fraser Dingwall comes on.
    5'
  • Piers Francis comes off.
    5'
  • Conversion
    Dan Biggar has kicked a conversion.
    Sock
    2'
  • Dan Biggar sets up the try.
    1'
  • Try
    Great hands by Northampton leads to a try for Piers Francis.
    Sock
    1'
  • The defensive line has been broken as Tom Collins goes through the gap.
    1'
  • We are underway as the referee blows his whistle.
    0'

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