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ABS
New Zealand
41
13
FT
South Africa
RSA
The Rugby Championship
Saturday 17 September 2016, 3:35am EDT

New Zealand v South Africa

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Key Events

  • FT'
  • ConversionBeauden Barrett
    71'
  • TRY!TJ Perenara
    70'
  • TRY!Sam Whitelock
    64'
  • ConversionBeauden Barrett
    57'
  • TRY!Ardie Savea
    55'
  • Penalty GoalElton Jantjies
    52'
  • ConversionBeauden Barrett
    49'
  • TRY!Ben Smith
    48'
  • HT'
  • Penalty GoalElton Jantjies
    36'
  • ConversionBeauden Barrett
    28'
  • TRY!Julian Savea
    27'
  • TRY!Israel Dagg
    21'
  • ConversionElton Jantjies
    19'
  • TRY!Israel Dagg
    18'
  • Penalty GoalBeauden Barrett
    8'

Stats

Match Stats
Player Stats
470
206
Metres
92
77
Carries
24
14
Defenders beaten
12
6
Clean breaks
124
102
Passes
7
5
Offloads
11
16
Turnovers conceded
3
2
Turnovers won
81
87
Tackles
14
22
Missed tackles
New Zealand T C P
15 Ben Smith 1 0 0
14 Israel Dagg 1 0 0
13 Malakai Fekitoa 0 0 0
12 Ryan Crotty 0 0 0
11 Julian Savea 1 0 0
10 Beauden Barrett 0 4 1
9 Aaron Smith 0 0 0
1 Joe Moody 0 0 0
2 Dane Coles 0 0 0
3 Owen Franks 0 0 0
4 Brodie Retallick 0 0 0
5 Sam Whitelock 1 0 0
6 Jerome Kaino 0 0 0
7 Ardie Savea 1 0 0
8 Kieran Read 0 0 0
SUBSTITUTES T C P
16 Codie Taylor 0 0 0
17 Wyatt Crockett 0 0 0
18 Charlie Faumuina 0 0 0
19 Luke Romano 0 0 0
20 Matt Todd 0 0 0
21 TJ Perenara 1 0 0
22 Lima Sopoaga 0 0 0
23 Anton Lienert-Brown 0 0 0
South Africa T C P
15 Johan Goosen 0 0 0
14 Bryan Habana 1 0 0
13 Jesse Kriel 0 0 0
12 Juan De Jongh 0 0 0
11 Francois Hougaard 0 0 0
10 Elton Jantjies 0 1 2
9 Francois de Klerk 0 0 0
1 Tendai Mtawarira 0 0 0
2 Adriaan Strauss 0 0 0
3 Vincent Koch 0 0 0
4 Eben Etzebeth 0 0 0
5 Pieter-Steph du Toit 0 0 0
6 Francois Louw 0 0 0
7 Teboho Mohoje 0 0 0
8 Warren Whiteley 0 0 0
SUBSTITUTES T C P
16 Malcolm Marx 0 0 0
17 Steven Kitshoff 0 0 0
18 Lourens Adriaanse 0 0 0
19 Franco Mostert 0 0 0
20 Willem Alberts 0 0 0
21 Jaco Kriel 0 0 0
22 Morne Steyn 0 0 0
23 Damian de Allende 0 0 0

Standings

The Rugby Championship

RANK TEAM RPI TOTAL
3 New Zealand 89 6
1 South Africa 90 12
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  • It's all over! The referee has blown his whistle to end the game.
    80'
  • South Africa have won 60 rucks so far this game.
    73'
  • Conversion
    Beauden Barrett adds the two points for New Zealand.
    Sock
    71'
  • Lourens Adriaanse comes on for South Africa.
    71'
  • Vincent Koch leaves the field.
    71'
  • A gap opened in the defence and TJ Perenara took full advantage.
    70'
  • Try
    New Zealand are only a few metres out, surely they must score! And they do with TJ Perenara touching down.
    Sock
    70'
  • Lima Sopoaga comes on.
    67'
  • Israel Dagg comes off.
    67'
  • The defensive line has been broken as Israel Dagg goes through the gap.
    67'
  • What a run here by Ben Smith as he gets over the gainline!.
    67'
  • Anton Lienert-Brown comes on.
    65'
  • Ryan Crotty comes off.
    65'
  • Codie Taylor comes on.
    65'
  • Dane Coles comes off.
    65'
  • Beauden Barrett curls the ball too far, missing the posts to the left.
    65'
  • Sam Whitelock makes the break as the defence re-enacts the parting of the red sea.
    64'
  • Dane Coles sets up the try.
    64'
  • Try
    Slick passing by New Zealand leads to a try for Sam Whitelock.
    Sock
    64'
  • New Zealand decide to make a substitution, with TJ Perenara getting some game time.
    63'
  • New Zealand decide to make a substitution, with Aaron Smith being replaced.
    63'
  • South Africa make a substitution with Franco Mostert coming on.
    62'
  • South Africa make a substitution with Pieter-Steph du Toit coming off.
    62'
  • Fabulous play by South Africa has led to Malcolm Marx being able to wriggle through a gap.
    60'
  • New Zealand sub Luke Romano comes onto the field.
    59'
  • Ardie Savea departs for New Zealand.
    59'
  • Trouble here as Dane Coles breaches the defence.
    59'
  • Morne Steyn comes on for South Africa.
    59'
  • Elton Jantjies leaves the field.
    59'
  • Jaco Kriel comes on.
    59'
  • Francois Louw comes off.
    59'
  • Steven Kitshoff comes on.
    59'
  • Tendai Mtawarira comes off.
    59'
  • Conversion
    Beauden Barrett does the business as his conversion attempt goes over.
    Sock
    57'
  • Spellbinding play by Aaron Smith is finished off with a try.
    56'
  • Try
    Incisive passing by New Zealand is finished off by Ardie Savea, as he goes over for the try.
    Sock
    55'
  • This is dangerous for the defence as Aaron Smith bursts through to advance the New Zealand attack.
    55'
  • A gap opened in the defence and Ben Smith took full advantage.
    55'
  • Charlie Faumuina comes on.
    53'
  • Owen Franks comes off.
    53'
  • New Zealand decide to make a substitution, with Matt Todd getting some game time.
    52'
  • New Zealand decide to make a substitution, with Jerome Kaino being replaced.
    52'
  • Penalty Goal
    Elton Jantjies makes no mistake with that penalty goal attempt.
    Sock
    52'
  • New Zealand have won 40 rucks so far this game.
    51'
  • South Africa make a substitution with Damian de Allende coming on.
    50'
  • South Africa make a substitution with Johan Goosen coming off.
    50'
  • South Africa sub Willem Alberts comes onto the field.
    50'
  • Teboho Mohoje departs for South Africa.
    50'
  • Conversion
    Beauden Barrett makes no mistake with that conversion attempt.
    Sock
    49'
  • Try
    Silky skills by New Zealand ends with a try for Ben Smith.
    Sock
    48'
  • The defensive line has been broken as Ben Smith goes through the gap.
    48'
  • What a run here by Ardie Savea as he gets over the gainline!.
    48'
  • Wyatt Crockett comes on for New Zealand.
    45'
  • Joe Moody leaves the field.
    45'
  • Ardie Savea has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    44'
  • Malcolm Marx comes on.
    43'
  • Adriaan Strauss comes off.
    43'
  • The second half is underway.
    40'
  • The half-time whistle blows and both teams’ head for the dressing rooms.
    40'
  • Jerome Kaino makes the break as the defence re-enacts the parting of the red sea.
    37'
  • South Africa have won 40 rucks so far this game.
    36'
  • Penalty Goal
    Elton Jantjies kicks the penalty.
    Sock
    36'
  • Fabulous play by New Zealand has led to Israel Dagg being able to wriggle through a gap.
    32'
  • Conversion
    Beauden Barrett converts the try.
    Sock
    28'
  • Dane Coles played a key part in that try.
    28'
  • Trouble here as Julian Savea breaches the defence.
    28'
  • Try
    A wonderful passing move by New Zealand is finished off by Julian Savea.
    Sock
    27'
  • New Zealand have won 20 rucks so far this game.
    27'
  • South Africa have won 20 rucks so far this game.
    26'
  • Beauden Barrett has hooked the conversion to the left of the posts.
    23'
  • That's a great try assist by Dane Coles.
    21'
  • Try
    A series of passes by New Zealand results in a try for Israel Dagg.
    Sock
    21'
  • This is dangerous for the defence as Israel Dagg bursts through to advance the New Zealand attack.
    21'
  • Conversion
    Elton Jantjies has kicked a conversion.
    Sock
    19'
  • Warren Whiteley sets up the try.
    19'
  • A gap opened in the defence and Bryan Habana took full advantage.
    19'
  • Try
    Great hands by South Africa leads to a try for Bryan Habana.
    Sock
    18'
  • Penalty Goal
    Beauden Barrett has kicked a penalty goal.
    Sock
    8'
  • The defensive line has been broken as Kieran Read goes through the gap.
    1'
  • We are underway as the referee blows his whistle.
    0'

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