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BLU
Blues
21
26
FT
Crusaders
CRU
Super Rugby
Saturday 28 May 2016, 1:35am MDT

Blues v Crusaders

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Key Events

  • FT'
  • Penalty GoalPiers Francis
    80'
  • Penalty GoalRichie Mo'unga
    74'
  • Penalty GoalRichie Mo'unga
    70'
  • ConversionRichie Mo'unga
    62'
  • TRY!Josh Bekhuis
    61'
  • Penalty GoalIhaia West
    49'
  • Penalty GoalRichie Mo'unga
    46'
  • HT'
  • ConversionIhaia West
    40'
  • TRY!George Moala
    39'
  • Penalty GoalRichie Mo'unga
    37'
  • Penalty GoalIhaia West
    30'
  • TRY!Ihaia West
    16'
  • ConversionRichie Mo'unga
    10'
  • TRY!Nemani Nadolo
    9'

Stats

Match Stats
Player Stats
347
494
Metres
96
113
Carries
17
16
Defenders beaten
6
12
Clean breaks
125
163
Passes
6
14
Offloads
13
15
Turnovers conceded
9
10
Turnovers won
105
97
Tackles
16
17
Missed tackles
Blues T C P
15 Melani Nanai 0 0 0
14 Matt Duffie 0 0 0
13 George Moala 1 0 0
12 Piers Francis 0 0 1
11 Tevita Li 0 0 0
10 Ihaia West 1 1 2
9 Billy Guyton 0 0 0
1 Sam Prattley 0 0 0
2 James Parsons 0 0 0
3 Charlie Faumuina 0 0 0
4 Patrick Tuipulotu 0 0 0
5 Josh Bekhuis 0 0 0
6 Jerome Kaino 0 0 0
7 Kara Pryor 0 0 0
8 Steven Luatua 0 0 0
SUBSTITUTES T C P
16 Quentin MacDonald 0 0 0
17 Ofa Tu'ungafasi 0 0 0
18 Sione Mafileo 0 0 0
19 Hoani Matenga 0 0 0
20 Jack Ram 0 0 0
21 Bryn Hall 0 0 0
22 Male Sa'u 0 0 0
23 Lolagi Visinia 0 0 0
Crusaders T C P
15 Israel Dagg 0 0 0
14 Johnny McNicholl 0 0 0
13 Kieron Fonotia 0 0 0
12 Ryan Crotty 0 0 0
11 Nemani Nadolo 1 0 0
10 Richie Mo'unga 0 2 4
9 Mitchell Drummond 0 0 0
1 Joe Moody 0 0 0
2 Codie Taylor 0 0 0
3 Owen Franks 0 0 0
4 Luke Romano 0 0 0
5 Scott Barrett 0 0 0
6 Jordan Taufua 0 0 0
7 Matt Todd 0 0 0
8 Kieran Read 0 0 0
SUBSTITUTES T C P
16 Ged Robinson 0 0 0
17 Wyatt Crockett 0 0 0
18 Michael Alaalatoa 0 0 0
19 Jimmy Tupou 0 0 0
20 Tim Boys 0 0 0
21 Andrew Ellis 1 0 0
22 David Kaetau Havili 0 0 0
23 Marty McKenzie 0 0 0

Standings

Super Rugby

RANK TEAM RPI TOTAL
10 Blues 52 0
6 Crusaders 79 0
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  • It's all over! The referee has blown his whistle to end the game.
    80'
  • Penalty Goal
    The Blues supporters go wild as Piers Francis successfully kicks the penalty goal.
    Sock
    80'
  • Fabulous play by Blues has led to Tevita Li being able to wriggle through a gap.
    79'
  • Ihaia West takes the penalty but the ball didn't come round, staying right of the posts.
    78'
  • Crusaders sub Marty McKenzie comes onto the field.
    75'
  • Kieron Fonotia departs for Crusaders.
    75'
  • Blues have won 60 rucks so far this game.
    75'
  • Penalty Goal
    The touch judges raise their flags as Richie Mo'unga kicks the penalty goal.
    Sock
    74'
  • Steven Luatua has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    74'
  • Penalty Goal
    Richie Mo'unga adds the three points for Crusaders.
    Sock
    70'
  • Lolagi Visinia comes on for Blues.
    70'
  • Matt Duffie leaves the field.
    70'
  • Jack Ram comes on.
    70'
  • Kara Pryor comes off.
    70'
  • Trouble here as Ryan Crotty breaches the defence.
    68'
  • Male Sa'u comes on.
    66'
  • George Moala comes off.
    66'
  • Bryn Hall comes on.
    66'
  • Billy Guyton comes off.
    66'
  • Blues decide to make a substitution, with Hoani Matenga getting some game time.
    66'
  • Blues decide to make a substitution, with Patrick Tuipulotu being replaced.
    66'
  • Blues make a substitution with Sione Mafileo coming on.
    66'
  • Blues make a substitution with Sam Prattley coming off.
    66'
  • This is dangerous for the defence as Kieron Fonotia bursts through to advance the Crusaders attack.
    65'
  • Matt Todd has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    65'
  • A gap opened in the defence and Quentin MacDonald took full advantage.
    65'
  • Crusaders sub Wyatt Crockett comes onto the field.
    63'
  • Joe Moody departs for Crusaders.
    63'
  • Michael Alaalatoa comes on for Crusaders.
    63'
  • Owen Franks leaves the field.
    63'
  • Conversion
    Richie Mo'unga makes no mistake with that conversion attempt.
    Sock
    62'
  • Spellbinding play by Kieron Fonotia is finished off with a try.
    61'
  • Try
    A series of passes by Crusaders results in a try for Andrew Ellis.
    Sock
    61'
  • The defensive line has been broken as Kieron Fonotia goes through the gap.
    61'
  • Crusaders have won 60 rucks so far this game.
    60'
  • Tim Boys comes on.
    57'
  • Jordan Taufua comes off.
    57'
  • Blues have won 40 rucks so far this game.
    56'
  • What a run here by Melani Nanai as he gets over the gainline!.
    54'
  • Jimmy Tupou comes on.
    49'
  • Luke Romano comes off.
    49'
  • Patrick Tuipulotu comes on.
    49'
  • Hoani Matenga comes off.
    49'
  • Penalty Goal
    Ihaia West does the business as his penalty goal attempt goes over.
    Sock
    49'
  • Crusaders decide to make a substitution, with Andrew Ellis getting some game time.
    47'
  • Crusaders decide to make a substitution, with Mitchell Drummond being replaced.
    47'
  • Blues make a substitution with Ofa Tu'ungafasi coming on.
    47'
  • Blues make a substitution with Charlie Faumuina coming off.
    47'
  • Penalty Goal
    Richie Mo'unga makes no mistake with that penalty goal attempt.
    Sock
    46'
  • Kieron Fonotia makes the break as the defence re-enacts the parting of the red sea.
    45'
  • What a tackle there by Jerome Kaino as he saves a certain try!.
    45'
  • Blues sub Hoani Matenga comes onto the field.
    44'
  • Patrick Tuipulotu departs for Blues.
    44'
  • Quentin MacDonald comes on for Blues.
    42'
  • James Parsons leaves the field.
    42'
  • Richie Mo'unga steps up to take the penalty but pulls it wide and to the right.
    41'
  • The second half is underway.
    40'
  • The half-time whistle blows and both teams’ head for the dressing rooms.
    40'
  • Conversion
    Ihaia West converts the try.
    Sock
    40'
  • Ihaia West played a key part in that try.
    39'
  • Try
    George Moala scores the try from close range.
    Sock
    39'
  • Fabulous play by Blues has led to George Moala being able to wriggle through a gap.
    39'
  • Trouble here as Matt Duffie breaches the defence.
    39'
  • Penalty Goal
    Richie Mo'unga kicks the penalty.
    Sock
    37'
  • David Kaetau Havili comes on.
    34'
  • Johnny McNicholl comes off.
    34'
  • Blues have won 20 rucks so far this game.
    33'
  • Crusaders have won 40 rucks so far this game.
    31'
  • Penalty Goal
    Ihaia West has kicked a penalty goal.
    Sock
    30'
  • Kara Pryor has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    24'
  • Crusaders have won 20 rucks so far this game.
    20'
  • Richie Mo'unga has an attempt on goal with a drop kick, but it falls well short.
    18'
  • Ihaia West has hooked the conversion to the right of the posts.
    17'
  • That's a great try assist by Billy Guyton.
    16'
  • This is dangerous for the defence as Ihaia West bursts through to advance the Blues attack.
    16'
  • Try
    Blues are only a few metres out, surely they must score! And they do with Ihaia West touching down.
    Sock
    16'
  • Conversion
    Richie Mo'unga has kicked a conversion.
    Sock
    10'
  • Kieran Read sets up the try.
    9'
  • Try
    Great hands by Crusaders leads to a try for Nemani Nadolo.
    Sock
    9'
  • A gap opened in the defence and Israel Dagg took full advantage.
    8'
  • The defensive line has been broken as Israel Dagg goes through the gap.
    7'
  • We are underway as the referee blows his whistle.
    0'

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