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Hurricanes
42
24
Full Time
Blues
BLU
Super Rugby
Saturday 07 July 2018, 3:35am EDT

Hurricanes v Blues

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Key Events

  • FT
  • ConversionJordie Barrett
    72'
  • TRY!Ngani Laumape
    71'
  • ConversionJordie Barrett
    69'
  • TRY!Ngani Laumape
    68'
  • TRY!Akira Ioane
    65'
  • ConversionStephen Perofeta
    65'
  • ConversionJordie Barrett
    54'
  • TRY!Beauden Barrett
    53'
  • ConversionStephen Perofeta
    47'
  • TRY!Rieko Ioane
    46'
  • HT
  • ConversionStephen Perofeta
    38'
  • TRY!Rieko Ioane
    37'
  • ConversionJordie Barrett
    35'
  • TRY!Ngani Laumape
    35'
  • ConversionJordie Barrett
    23'
  • TRY!Ngani Laumape
    22'
  • ConversionJordie Barrett
    13'
  • TRY!Julian Savea
    12'
  • Penalty GoalStephen Perofeta
    6'
  • KO

Stats

Match Stats
Player Stats
365
484
Metres
31
46
Carries
20
26
Defenders beaten
8
11
Clean breaks
99
157
Passes
3
15
Offloads
15
22
Turnovers conceded
10
4
Turnovers won
144
79
Tackles
26
20
Missed tackles
Hurricanes T C P
15 Jordie Barrett 0 6 0
14 Nehe Milner-Skudder 0 0 0
13 Wes Goosen 0 0 0
12 Ngani Laumape 4 0 0
11 Julian Savea 1 0 0
10 Beauden Barrett 1 0 0
9 TJ Perenara 0 0 0
1 Toby Smith 0 0 0
2 Ricky Riccitelli 0 0 0
3 Ben May 0 0 0
4 Vaea Fifita 0 0 0
5 Sam Lousi 0 0 0
6 Brad Shields 0 0 0
7 Sam Henwood 0 0 0
8 Blade Thomson 0 0 0
SUBSTITUTES T C P
16 James O'Reilly 0 0 0
17 Fraser Armstrong 0 0 0
18 Jeff Toomaga-Allen 0 0 0
19 Michael Fatialofa 0 0 0
20 Gareth Evans 0 0 0
21 Jamie Booth 0 0 0
22 Ihaia West 0 0 0
23 Ben Lam 0 0 0
Blues T C P
15 Matt Duffie 0 0 0
14 Melani Nanai 0 0 0
13 Michael Collins 0 0 0
12 Rieko Ioane 2 0 0
11 Caleb Clarke 0 0 0
10 Stephen Perofeta 0 3 1
9 Augustine Pulu 0 0 0
1 Alex Hodgman 0 0 0
2 Matt Moulds 0 0 0
3 Ofa Tuungafasi 0 0 0
4 Gerard Cowley-Tuioti 0 0 0
5 Matiaha Martin 0 0 0
6 Jerome Kaino 0 0 0
7 Blake Gibson 0 0 0
8 Akira Ioane 1 0 0
SUBSTITUTES T C P
16 Ross Wright 0 0 0
17 Pauliasi Manu 0 0 0
18 Sione Mafileo 0 0 0
19 Ben Nee Nee 0 0 0
20 Murphy Taramai 0 0 0
21 Sam Nock 0 0 0
22 Bryn Gatland 0 0 0
23 Tinoai Faiane 0 0 0

Standings

Super Rugby

RANK TEAM RPI TOTAL
2 Hurricanes 60 51
14 Blues 44 22
Live Blog
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  • FULL-TIME: The Hurricanes have defeated the Blues 42-24 in a 9-try game.
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  • The ball is kicked into the crowd and the referee brings an end to the game.
    80'+2''
  • PENALTY HURRICANES - dangerous cleanout.
    80'''
  • Siren sounds as the Blues keep the action going out of the scrum deep in their own half.
    80'''
  • Savea almost scores another for the Hurricanes as he chases the loose ball to the line but fumbles it forward in the end.
    80''
  • The flow of play has hit a bump with recurring scrums at the 22m line in the Hurricanes half.
    77''
  • PENALTY BLUES - front row collapsing.
    75''
  • The quality of the Hurricanes' overall game is shining through as the game heads into its final 7 minutes.
    73''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION! Hurricanes (J Barrett) 42-24
    73''
  • Try
    TRY! Hurricanes (Laumape) 40-24 ... Laumape makes it FOUR for the night!
    72''
  • Just as the Blues close the gap the Hurricanes capitalise on possession opportunities deep in opposition territory and increase the margin on the scoreboard.
    70''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION! Hurricanes (J Barrett) 35-24
    70''
  • Try
    TRY! Hurricanes (Laumape) 33-24
    69''
  • PENALTY HURRICANES - Offside.
    69''
  • Hurricanes get the turnover from a quick intercept in the Blues half.
    68''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION! Blues (Perofeta) 28-24
    67''
  • Try
    TRY! Blues (Akira Ioane) 28-22
    66''
  • Blues elect to take the scrum directly in front of the posts.
    63''
  • PENALTY BLUES - Offside
    63''
  • Errors again building as the Hurricanes pinged for a crooked throw at the lineout and now the Blues get possession close to the halfway line.
    59''
  • PENALTY HURRICANES - Offside at the ruck.
    58''
  • Blues close to scoring again off a break by Akira Ioane but the pass out wide is fumbled and the chance goes begging.
    57''
  • Blues with possession in the scrum at the Hurricanes 22 after Savea dropped the mark from the restart.
    56''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION! Hurricanes (J Barrett) 28-17
    55''
  • Try
    TRY! Hurricanes (B Barrett) 26-17
    55''
  • TMO - possible try but checking the grounding.
    54''
  • PENALTY HURRICANES 
    53''
  • Lineout throw to the Hurricanes inside the Blues 22.
    52''
  • PENALTY HURRICANES 
    49''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION! Blues (Perofeta) 21-17
    48''
  • Try
    TRY! Blues (Rieko Ioane) 21-15
    47''
  • Driving maul by the Blues gets the ball inside the opposition 22 as they look to register an early try.
    46''
  • Errors still creeping in for the Blues as the lineout throw is ruled not straight and possession is regained by the Hurricanes.
    43''
  • PENALTY BLUES - Offside.
    42''
  • Hurricanes setting a fast pace early in the second half as they head deep into the Blues territory.
    42''
  • Second half is underway.
    40''
  • HALF-TIME: The Hurricanes lead the Blues 21-10 in a half of rugby which was not as lopsided as the scoreline would suggest. A last minute try by young Ioane will give the Blues some confidence heading into the second half.
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  • Siren sounds and the whistle blows following a kick to touch by the Hurricanes in defence.
    40'''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION! Blues (Perofeta) 21-10
    39''
  • Try
    TRY! Blues (Rieko Ioane) 21-8 ... give the youngster some space and he'll exploit it everytime. 
    38''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION! Hurricanes (J Barrett) 21-3
    37''
  • Try
    TRY! Hurricanes (Ngani Laumape) 19-3 ... second attempt on the charge does the job for Laumape.
    35''
  • Scrum feed again to the Hurricanes five metres out.
    34''
  • Laumape gets over the line under heavy tackle pressure but the ball is held up well by the Blues defence.
    33''
  • PENALTY HURRICANES - not rolling away.
    31''
  • Blues defence holding strong as the Hurricanes build the phases in an attempt to get to the try line.
    31''
  • PENALTY HURRICANES - joining the maul incorrectly.
    29''
  • Two more turnovers eventually sees play take the ball into touch close to the 22 in the Blues half.
    28''
  • Knock-on by the Hurricanes gives the Blues possession at the scrum inside the Hurricanes half where over 70% of the play has been so far in the game.
    25''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION! Hurricanes (J Barrett) 14-3
    24''
  • Try
    TRY! Hurricanes (Ngani Laumapi) 12-3 ... another burst through the Blues defence sees the Hurricanes go all the way!
    23''
  • PENALTY HURRICANES - tackler not releasing.
    22''
  • Turnovers abound.
    22''
  • PENALTY BLUES - deliberate knock-on by Blade Thomson from the lineout.
    20''
  • Bad miss - Perofeta's kick to touch goes astray and the Hurricanes get possession with the scrum feed deep in their own half.
    19''
  • PENALTY BLUES - not releasing the ball.
    18''
  • Hurricanes starting to take control of the tempo and build some pressure on the Blues game.
    15''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION! Hurricanes (Jordie Barrett) 7-3
    14''
  • With a rare break into the Blues half, the Hurricanes burst through the defence and get on the scoreboard.
    13''
  • Try
    TRY! Hurricanes (Julian Savea) 5-3
    13''
  • Blues with the majority of possession in this first ten minutes with the ball having made a rare move it into Blues half yet for the Hurricanes.
    9''
  • Lucky let off for Jordie Barrett deep in defence as he misses picking up the loose ball but is able to dump the Blues player and the ball across into touch close to the try line.
    8''
  • Penalty Goal
    GOAL! Blues (Stephen Perofeta)  0-3
    7''
  • PENALTY BLUES - joining ruck incorrectly.
    6''
  • Scrum feed to the Blues following an attempted Hurricanes intercept that turned into a knock-on still in Hurricanes territory.
    5''
  • Blues with some good early possession as they move inside the opposition 22 putting together some good phases.
    3''
  • It's a typically windy night in Wellington and wet underfoot with plenty of rainfall through the day.
    1''
  • Teams are on the field and ready to go! The Blues have the kickoff to get the action underway.
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  • Interestingly, the Blues are out of finals contention and so have nothing to lose and may therefore play with some freedom and be looking to cause an upset.
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  • For the Hurricanes, Brad Shields celebrates his 100th game and the Barrett brothers will be looking to perform well in their respective positions to get a big win on the board ahead of finals placings. 
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  • Super Rugby Saturday continues from New Zealand as the Hurricanes take on the Blues at Westpac Stadium in Wellington ... and the Canes are rarely beaten at home!
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Live Match Centre – Hurricanes v Blues