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Brumbies
27
34
FT
Rebels
REB
Super Rugby
Friday 15 February 2019, 3:45am EST

Brumbies v Rebels

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  • FT
  • TRY!Sam Carter
    77'
  • TRY!Jack Maddocks
    72'
  • Penalty GoalQuade Cooper
    69'
  • ConversionQuade Cooper
    49'
  • TRY!Anaru Rangi
    48'
  • HT
  • ConversionChristian Lealiifano
    35'
  • TRY!Allan Alaalatoa
    34'
  • ConversionQuade Cooper
    33'
  • TRY!Matt Philip
    31'
  • TRY!Rory Arnold
    27'
  • ConversionQuade Cooper
    22'
  • TRY!Jack Maddocks
    21'
  • TRY!Tom English
    15'
  • ConversionChristian Lealiifano
    13'
  • TRY!Folau Fainga'a
    12'
  • Penalty GoalChristian Lealiifano
    3'
  • KO

Stats

Match Stats
Player Stats
353
390
Metres
37
33
Carries
22
15
Defenders beaten
13
13
Clean breaks
111
97
Passes
7
6
Offloads
13
15
Turnovers conceded
7
5
Turnovers won
97
114
Tackles
15
22
Missed tackles
Brumbies T C P
15 Thomas Banks 0 0 0
14 Henry Speight 0 0 0
13 Tevita Kuridrani 0 0 0
12 Irae Simone 0 0 0
11 Toni Pulu 0 0 0
10 Christian Lealiifano 0 2 1
9 Joe Powell 0 0 0
1 James Slipper 0 0 0
2 Folau Fainga'a 1 0 0
3 Allan Alaalatoa 1 0 0
4 Rory Arnold 1 0 0
5 Sam Carter 1 0 0
6 Rob Valetini 0 0 0
7 David Pocock 0 0 0
8 Lachlan McCaffrey 0 0 0
SUBSTITUTES T C P
16 Josh Mann-Rea 0 0 0
17 Scott Sio 0 0 0
18 Les Makin 0 0 0
19 Blake Enever 0 0 0
20 Peter Samu 0 0 0
21 Matt Lucas 0 0 0
22 Wharenui Hawera 0 0 0
23 Andy Muirhead 0 0 0
Rebels T C P
15 Dane Haylett-Petty 0 0 0
14 Jack Maddocks 2 0 0
13 Tom English 1 0 0
12 Bill Meakes 0 0 0
11 Marika Koroibete 0 0 0
10 Quade Cooper 0 3 1
9 Will Genia 0 0 0
1 Tetera Faulkner 0 0 0
2 Anaru Rangi 1 0 0
3 Jermaine Ainsley 0 0 0
4 Luke Jones 0 0 0
5 Matt Philip 1 0 0
6 Angus Cottrell 0 0 0
7 Richard Hardwick 0 0 0
8 Isi Naisarani 0 0 0
SUBSTITUTES T C P
16 Robbie Abel 0 0 0
17 Matt Gibbon 0 0 0
18 Sam Talakai 0 0 0
19 Esei Ha'angana 0 0 0
20 Brad Wilkin 0 0 0
21 Robert Leota 0 0 0
22 Michael Ruru 0 0 0
23 Semisi Tupou 0 0 0

Standings

Super Rugby

RANK TEAM RPI TOTAL
3 Brumbies 44 1
1 Rebels 43 4
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  • FULL-TIME: The Melbourne Rebels have defeated the ACT Brumbies 34-27 in their first outing of the seaon.In a game that saw 9 tries scored, it was a fairly close affair but the Rebels seemed to have the confidence and the gas in the second half to get to the finish.
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  • Intercept by the Rebels sees the ball kicked into the stands to end the game.
    80'''
  • Siren sounds!
    80'''
  • Into the final minute and the Brumbies have possession deep in their own half.
    80''
  • MISSED CONVERSION! Leali'ifano's kick slides away from the posts. Costly miss.
    79''
  • Try
    TRY! Brumbies (Sam Carter) 27-34
    78''
  • SUB: Will Genia OFF; Ruru ON.
    77''
  • PENALTY BRUMBIES - player leaving his feet.
    77''
  • Into the final four minutes and the Brumbies are looking tired.
    76''
  • Leali'ifano to Kuridrani move the ball inside the Rebels 22.
    75''
  • MISSED CONVERSION! Cooper slides it to the left.
    74''
  • Maddocks has a double for the night!
    74''
  • Try
    TRY! Rebels (Maddocks) 22-34 ... Will Genia passes to Billy Meakes who kicks out wide over the top to a running Maddocks.
    73''
  • MISSED GOAL!  Cooper's kick goes wide this time.
    72''
  • Cooper elects to have another shot at the posts from out wide.
    71''
  • PENALTY REBELS - not releasing the ball.
    70''
  • Penalty Goal
    GOAL! Rebels (Cooper) 22-29 ... some valuable breathing space for the visitors.
    70''
  • Rebels elect to go for the three points from 45m out.
    69''
  • PENALTY REBELS - not releasing the ball.
    69''
  • Rebels steal the ball and Genia kicks downfield.
    68''
  • Simone kicks to the corner and the Brumbies will get some rare time inside the Rebels' 22.
    68''
  • PENALTY BRUMBIES - high tackle by Cooper.
    67''
  • Tom English runs to the line but loses the ball backwards as he dives. Heartbreaking missed scoring opportuinity again.
    65''
  • Poor lineout throw by the Brumbies deep in their defensive area sees the Rebels with possession at the opposition 22.
    64''
  • Some good attacking passing by the Rebels out wide but just get too frantic and knock-on again.
    62''
  • Rebels applying some good pressure.
    61''
  • SUB: Brumbies - Arnold OFF; Enever ON.
    60''
  • PENALTY BRUMBIES - joining the ruck incorrectly.
    59''
  • Rebels steal the ball from the lineout.
    58''
  • Simone's kick finds touch just past the halfway.
    58''
  • PENALTY BRUMBIES - Rebels front row collapsing again.
    58''
  • Rebels are dominating possession in the second half with more than 80 percent of the ball.
    57''
  • Turnover as the Brumbies steal the ball in the tackle.
    55''
  • Rebels with possession just outside the 5m line - another great scoring opportunity looms.
    55''
  • Genia box kicks from the halfway line and they retain possession eventually - Cooper kicks across the field and into touch.
    53''
  • PENALTY REBELS - offside from the knock-on. Some sloppy play with the ball as the Brumbies tried some fancy passing.
    52''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION! Rebels (Cooper) 22-26 ... as the visitor retake the lead.
    50''
  • Try
    TRY! Rebels (Anaru Rangi) 22-24
    49''
  • Maddocks makes a charge up the wing.
    49''
  • Free kick to the Rebels from an early jump by the Brumbies in the lineout.
    48''
  • SUB: Henry Speight off with an apparent abdominal niggle; Wharenui Hawera on.
    47''
  • Rebels lose the ball forward in attacking play, again giving the Brumbies possession in their own half.
    46''
  • PENALTY BRUMBIES - Rebels front row angling in. Two valuable lost opportunities for the visitors.
    45''
  • NO TRY! Brumbies get the 5 metre scrum
    43''
  • TMO - Try awarded but referees checking the lead-up pass. Clear evidence the ball had travelled forward. 
    43''
  • Meakes is over the line but can't get it to the ground. 5 metre scrum to the Rebels.
    42''
  • The Rebels have the strong wind advantage in this half to aid their preferred kicking game.
    41''
  • Leali'ifano takes the kickoff and the Rebels go into attack in their own half.
    41''
  • The teams are back on the field at GIO Stadium and it looks like we're in for a cracking final 40 minutes. 
    40''
  • HALF-TIME: The Brumbies lead the Rebels 22-19 after a very even and attacking first half from both sides.
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  • Siren sounds and the Brumbies kick the ball into the stands to go to the break.
    40'''
  • PENALTY BRUMBIES - front row collapsing.
    40''
  • Debatable call of a knock on sees the Brumbies get the scrum feed at the 5m line.
    38''
  • Rebels on the attack driving to the line - a try is in the offing but the referee calls them back.
    38''
  • Knock on in favour of the Rebels.
    37''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION! Brumbies (Leali'ifano) 22-19
    36''
  • Try
    TRY! Brumbies (Alan Ala'alatoa) 20-19
    35''
  • End to end rugby keeping the fans on their toes as the bulk of the play is being played inside both 22s.
    34''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION! Rebels (Cooper) 15-19
    34''
  • Try
    TRY! Rebels (Matt Philip) 15-17 ... great feed from Genia out of the pack.
    32''
  • Rebels 5 metres out.
    32''
  • PENALTY REBELS - dangerous tackle.
    31''
  • Rebels get possession off the high Haylett-Petty box kick and go into attack mode in the opposition half.
    31''
  • MISSED CONVERSION! Leali'ifano's kick just scrapes past the outside of the posts.
    29''
  • Try
    TRY! Brumbies (Rory Arnold) 15-12 ... six phases saw persistence pay off for the home side.
    28''
  • Pick and go at the try line as the Brumbies get close.
    28''
  • Rebels will have to watch the penalty count - up to 5 now.
    27''
  • PENALTY BRUMBIES - Hardwick pinged for joining the maul incorrectly.
    26''
  • Simone puts the ball into touch in the corner, choosing against the goal option.
    25''
  • PENALTY BRUMBIES - playing the scrumhalf.
    24''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION! Rebels (Cooper) 10-12
    24''
  • Try
    TRY! Rebels (Jack Maddocks) 10-10 ... poor kick option from Irae Simone deep in defence saw the intercept and the run to the line an easy one for Maddocks.
    22''
  • Strong tackle by Haylett-Petty sees the Rebels regain possession taking the scrum feed at the halfway.
    21''
  • Turnover by the Brumbies.
    20''
  • Rebels with possession inside the opposition 22.
    19''
  • PENALTY REBELS - player leaving his feet.
    19''
  • Pocock did not pass the HIA and so will not return to the field.
    17''
  • MISSED CONVERSION! Quade Cooper's kick skews to the right in the strong breeze.
    17''
  • Try
    TRY! Rebels (Tom English) 10-5 .. great charge upfield which began with Genia and ended with English being unceremoniously dumped over the line in a heavy tackle but he managed to ground the ball.
    16''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION! Brumbies (Leali'ifano) 10-0
    14''
  • Try
    TRY! Brumbies (Folau Fainga'a) 8-0 ... strong drive of the maul sees the ball taken over easily.
    13''
  • PENALTY BRUMBIES - Rebels front row angling in.
    11''
  • Advantage off the scrum sees a penalty to the Brumbies.
    11''
  • Scrum feed to the Brumbies at the halfway.
    11''
  • Genia kicks to touch upfield.
    8''
  • Turnover to Rebels deep in defence.
    8''
  • Brumbies about 25 metres out from the try line with possession.
    7''
  • PENALTY BRUMBIES - front row angling in by the Rebels.
    6''
  • SUB: Pocock leaving the field for an HIA. Samu is on.
    6''
  • Rebels in possession but knock on called.
    6''
  • Penalty Goal
    GOAL! Brumbies (Christian Leali'ifano) 3-0
    4''
  • PENALTY BRUMBIES - offside
    3''
  • Kuridrani finds the gap and heads for the line but is taken down and loses the ball - play will go back for the penalty.
    2''
  • The Rebels had a good record against the Brumbies in 2018 so will be looking to continue that winning form.
    1''
  • The teams are on the field and the Rebels will have the kick off from the boot of Quade Cooper.
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  • Some old faces in new jerseys in this clash, plus a spread of Wallabies across the park to add some extra interest in a RWC year.
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  • The ACT Brumbies are taking on the Melbourne Rebels at GIO Stadium in Australia's capitol, Canberra.
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  • The action moves across the Tasman for the second game of the opening weekend for Super Rugby 2019.
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