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NEW ZEALAND 34 - 17 AUSTRALIA
TWICKENHAM - Saturday, 31 October 2015
KO: 16:00 HT: 16-3 Att: 80,125
HOW IT HAPPENED MINUTE BY MINUTE…
NZ v Wallabies It's all go here at Twickers after the anthems & haka!
NZ 0-0 Wallabies 0m Nigel Owens blows whistle for KO from NZ & Aussies bring it back to 10m...
NZ 0-0 Wallabies 1m Conrad Smith defends well & ABs secure Aussie defensive lineout outside the 22
NZ 0-0 Wallabies 2m A knock on in the Aussie 22 & ABs have the put in ... it needs to be reset
NZ 0-0 Wallabies 3m Scrum fed to 2nd row as per but a chip ahead is saved by Drew Mitchell...
NZ 0-0 Wallabies 4m From under posts Will Genia gets ball to Foley to clear
NZ 0-0 Wallabies 5m ABs come right back at Aussies & David Pocock pinged at breakdown
NZ 0-0 Wallabies 6m ABs decide to go for points & Carter tees up from 10m in from touch outside 22
NZ 3-0 Wallabies 7m Carter begins the scoring after Kieran Read has attention on ankle
NZ 3-0 Wallabies 8m Restart puts Aussies in ABs 22 but not for long as it's back up to midfield...
NZ 3-0 Wallabies 9m ...& ABs steal possession pretty much on halfway, but clear doesn't find touch
NZ 3-0 Wallabies 10m It's frantic already & as expected, fierce at breakdown; Foley clears ABS back
NZ 3-0 Wallabies 11m Aussies have a defensive lineout almost at halfway resulting in scrum outside ABs 22
NZ 3-0 Wallabies 12m ABs collapse scrum - Owen Franks the culprit for binding on Scott Sio...
NZ 3-3 Wallabies 13m Bernard Foley tees up from just off centre outside the 22 & splices uprights
NZ 3-3 Wallabies 14m From restart Savea sprints but Pocock drags him towards touch & Hooper turnover
NZ 3-3 Wallabies 14m Aussies lose ball but Owens playing advantage so back for Savea knock on; time off
NZ 3-3 Wallabies 15m Kane Douglas is helped off the pitch & Dean Mumm replaces him
NZ 3-3 Wallabies 16m NZ lineout just over halfway & Stephen Moore is pinged for not rolling away at breakdown
NZ 3-3 Wallabies 17m Carter kicks to touch & sets up a lineout c.8m out from Aussies tryline
NZ 3-3 Wallabies 18m Good lineout & ABs almost under posts but pinged for holding on; Hooper magic!
NZ 3-3 Wallabies 19m All in the bounce of a ball as ABs take possession near halfway after Aussie clear
NZ 3-3 Wallabies 20m Time off for Nige to look at Sekope Kepu hit on Carter after ball had gone...
NZ 3-3 Wallabies 20m Thankfully it is Owens who looks at it in real time to see slo mo was ...
NZ 3-3 Wallabies 20m ..artificially harsh; said he had fraction of sec to pull back & didn't; penalty ABs
NZ 3-3 Wallabies 21m But NZ can't do much with it as Aussies win battle at breakdown again & win penalty
NZ 3-3 Wallabies 22m Aussies clear ABs back but they're right back into 10m area with ball in hand
NZ 3-3 Wallabies 23m The ABs have little room to manoeuvre & don't make forward gains
NZ 3-3 Wallabies 24m But Aussies pinged for a high tackle & Carter tees up again
NZ 3-3 Wallabies 25m The guilty party again was Kepu on Carter - needs to be careful...
NZ 6-3 Wallabies 26m Carter adds 3 while Matt Giteau is taken off for HIA; Kurtley Beale on
NZ 6-3 Wallabies 28m From restart allows ABS to push Aussies back to midfield; Aussies ball & kick ahead
NZ 6-3 Wallabies 29m But ball goes too far & NZL have a 22 drop out - chance to attack...
NZ 6-3 Wallabies 30m NZ start to build phases heading towards 22 but it's an Aussies turnover & over halfway
NZ 6-3 Wallabies 31m Aussies make some yards but it's no time before excellent hands & ABs right back
NZ 6-3 Wallabies 32m From setpiece ABs attack but superb take of high ball by Beale...
NZ 6-3 Wallabies 33m But he's quickly dragged into touch for ABs lineout at 10m...
NZ 6-3 Wallabies 34m The lineout is good; ball is turned but there's a forward pass; penalty ABs
NZ 6-3 Wallabies 34m Replay shows Genia offside & infringes on ball; but no TMO as not try-scoring
NZ 9-3 Wallabies 35m Carter pops over 3 more points almost from touch to creep ahead on scoreboard
NZ 9-3 Wallabies 36m The restart gives NZ another attacking chance with lineout just over halfway
NZ 9-3 Wallabies 37m Good setpiece & great teamwork puts ABs into the 22 with real intent
NZ 9-3 Wallabies 38m ABs manage to keep hold of ball at breakdown & do what they do best...
NZ 14-3 Wallabies 39m They find the players out wide & Nehe Milner-Skudder flies over in the corner
NZ 16-3 Wallabies 40m Carter adds the extras; that was a perfect illustration of excellent rugby
NZ 16-3 Wallabies HT T: Milner-Skudder C: Carter P: Carter (3) | P: Foley
NZ 16-3 Wallabies HT Possession 71:29 Territory 79:21 Aussies need to buck up if they want to beat NZ
NZ 16-3 Wallabies HT Teams back out & Sonny Bill Williams has replaced Conrad Smith
NZ 16-3 Wallabies 40m Aussies have long way to climb to come even close unless NZ implode *notlikely*
NZ 16-3 Wallabies 41m ABs KO & suddenly it's all dark at Twickers from earlier glorious sunshine
NZ 21-3 Wallabies 42m SBW is brilliant in pulling in 3 defenders allowing Ma'a Nonu to sprint to tryline!
NZ 21-3 Wallabies 42m Nothing was going to Nonu who charged 35m & bat defenders to score
NZ 21-3 Wallabies 43m But Carter does miss the conversion
NZ 21-3 Wallabies 44m From the restart, ABs have the put in to a scrum just inside Aussie half...
NZ 21-3 Wallabies 45m For the 2nd time Swing Low reverberates round the stadium & Aussies turnover
NZ 21-3 Wallabies 46m Tis taking an age to set the scrum halfway into the Aussie half...
NZ 21-3 Wallabies 47m Aussies are away & over halfway from own half; great clean break but McCaw nicks it at breakdown
NZ 21-3 Wallabies 48m Hooper takes it straight back & penalty goes to Australia
NZ 21-3 Wallabies 49m A most exciting passage of play where ABs break & fly over halfway but...
NZ 21-3 Wallabies 50m ...Beale intercepts & gallops in opposite direction to make some serious yards...
NZ 21-3 Wallabies 51m Beale can't make it all the way but Aussies do break into the 22 with a vengeance
NZ 21-3 Wallabies 51m Aussies are in touching distance & Ben Smith's tip tackle gets NZ in trouble
NZ 21-8 Wallabies 52m Ben Smith is sent on his way for 10 minutes with yellow & Pocock claims a try
NZ 21-10 Wallabies 53m A lovely conversion from Foley & Australia are right back in this game
NZ 21-10 Wallabies 54m Charlie Faumuina for Owen Franks & Tatafu Polota-Nau for Moore
NZ 21-10 Wallabies 55m Meanwhile, Aussies are building phases & gaining territory towards the ABs 22
NZ 21-10 Wallabies 56m Aussies into the 22 & steadily make progress...but a penalty is called for ABs
NZ 21-10 Wallabies 57m Ball is cleared to midfield; Aussies kick it back & the kicking has begun...
NZ 21-10 Wallabies 58m ABs clear doesn't get to halfway & Aussies have attacking lineout...
NZ 21-10 Wallabies 58m Ben Franks for Joe Moody | James Slipper & Greg Holmes for Sio & Kepu
NZ 21-10 Wallabies 59m lineout is good but then ball is spilled inside the 10m
NZ 21-10 Wallabies 59m ABs kick to touch for lineout just inside the Aussie 22; Ben McCalman for Scott Fardy
NZ 21-10 Wallabies 60m NZ lineout doesn't go to plan & Aussies have defensive scrum just in 22...
NZ 21-10 Wallabies 61m Not the best scrum & ABs steal possession & are almost at 22...
NZ 21-10 Wallabies 62m SBW breaks in sublime fashion & gets taken down short of tryline...
NZ 21-10 Wallabies 63m Ball bumps about & it's Beale who breaks with such fierceness....
NZ 21-15 Wallabies 63m Aussies forced to recycle but deep in NZ 22 & Tevita Kuridrani who finds whitewash
NZ 21-17 Wallabies 64m Foley adds extras, & is this not the BEST final ever! It's taken 8 but we're there
NZ 21-17 Wallabies 65m Pace is still insane; no hassles with fitness here as ABs have ball in own half
NZ 21-17 Wallabies 66m ABs kick the ball away but directly into gold hands; thumped straight back...
NZ 21-17 Wallabies 67m Carter's kick is far improved this time & it's ABs ball outside the Aussie 22...
NZ 21-17 Wallabies 68m They can't breach the 22 so crossfield kick but called by Beale who clears
NZ 24-17 Wallabies 69m NZ lineout back up at 10m & somehow Carter finds the angle to drop the perfect goal!
NZ 24-17 Wallabies 69m Barrett, Mealamu & Toomua for Milner-Skudder, Coles & Mitchell | Nick Phipps for Genia
NZ 24-17 Wallabies 70m Mitchell had gone off for HIA - all clear so back on & Toomua off
NZ 24-17 Wallabies 71m ABs scrum collapses on halfway; reset as Kerr-Barlow & Vito on for Aaron Smith & Kaino
NZ 24-17 Wallabies 72m Scrum reset & Aussies pinged for ABs penalty pretty much on halfway
NZ 24-17 Wallabies 73m Carter tees up from 50m, just off centre just inside Australian half...
NZ 27-17 Wallabies 74m That was also perfection from Carter. Can Aussies make up 10 points in 6 minutes?
NZ 27-17 Wallabies 75m Aussies retain ball from restart & are midway into ABs half...
NZ 27-17 Wallabies 75m Ball goes loose but Aussies collect but going sideways not forwards...
NZ 27-17 Wallabies 76m Aussies find the space to get over the 22 & are on far side of field...
NZ 27-17 Wallabies 76m Aussies come back again towards near touch but there's a knock on 8m from tryline
NZ 27-17 Wallabies 77m NZ clear the ball & the Aussies way back & Ben Smith makes the play...
NZ 27-17 Wallabies 78m The ball is going in right direction & Barrett kicks it ahead...
NZ 32-17 Wallabies 78m ...it bounces up into his hands & he sprints under posts for the perfect try!
NZ 32-17 Wallabies 79m Carter kicks the conversion with his right foot! But it was in front of posts
NZ 32-17 Wallabies 79m And there's just a few second to go as McCaw goes off for Sam Cane to come on...
NZ 34-17 Wallabies 80m All that's left is to kick for touch & New Zealand are RWC2015 Champions - rightly so!
ALL BLACKS CELEBRATE
NZ 34-17 Wallabies FT Man of the Match is Dan Carter
RWC CHAMPIONS' HAKA
NZ 34-17 Wallabies FT Carter & McCaw sublimely gracious in their win. Moore & Cheika - such respect all round
15 Ben Smith 14 Nehe Milner-Skudder 13 Conrad Smith 12 Ma’a Nonu 11 Julian Savea 10 Daniel Carter 9 Aaron Smith 1 Joe Moody 2 Dane Coles 3 Owen Franks 4 Brodie Retallick 5 Sam Whitelock 6 Jerome Kaino 7 RICHIE MCCAW (C) 8 Kieran Read BENCH: 16 Keven Mealamu 17 Ben Franks 18 Charlie Faumuina 19 Victor Vito 20 Sam Cane 21 Tawera Kerr-Barlow 22 Beauden Barrett 23 Sonny Bill Williams
SCORERS T: Milner-Skudder, Nonu, Barrett C: Carter (2) P: Carter (4) DG: Carter Ben Smith
15 Israel Folau 14 Adam Ashley-Cooper 13 Tevita Kuridrani 12 Matt Giteau 11 Drew Mitchell 10 Bernard Foley 9 Will Genia 1 Scott Sio 2 STEPHEN MOORE (C) 3 Sekope Kepu 4 Kane Douglas 5 Rob Simmons 6 Scott Fardy 7 Michael Hooper 8 David Pocock BENCH: 16 Tatafu Polota-Nau 17 James Slipper 18 Greg Holmes 19 Dean Mumm 20 Ben McCalman 21 Nick Phipps 22 Matt Toomua 23 Kurtley Beale
SCORERS T: Pocock, Kuridrani C: Foley (2) P: Foley
Man of the Match: Dan Carter (New Zealand)
Referee: Nigel Owens (WRU) Asst. Referees: Jérôme Garcès (FFR), Wayne Barnes (RFU) TMO: Shaun Veldsman (SARU)
SOUTH AFRICA 24-13 ARGENTINA
Olympic Stadium - Friday, 30 October 2015
KO: 20:00 HT: 13-0 Att: 55,925
HOW IT HAPPENED MINUTE BY MINUTE…
Boks v Pumas Teams are getting ready to take the field for the anthems
Boks v Pumas Anthems done. Kick-off is imminent
Boks 0-0 Pumas 0m Lacey blows his whistle and we are off
Boks 0-0 Pumas 0m SA on the attack, just over half way
Boks 0-0 Pumas 1m But Argentina have turned it over, they make metres but still in own half
Boks 0-0 Pumas 2m Scrum just outside the Argentina 10m line to South Africa
Boks 0-0 Pumas 2m SA take the ball from the scrum, and make their way downfield towards line
Boks 0-0 Pumas 2m Le Roux sends a pass loose but Burger mops it up. Then turned over immediately
Boks 0-0 Pumas 4m Lacey has sent Cubelli to the bin for slowing the ball down
Boks 0-0 Pumas 5m The Boks have crossed the line but Lacey is going to the TMO, was he in touch?
Boks 5-0 Pumas 5m After just 2 looks at the footage JP Pietersen is given the try
Boks 7-0 Pumas 6m And the conversion is good
Boks 7-0 Pumas 7m Argentina have the ball, sent to touch with a great little kick by Amorosino
Boks 7-0 Pumas 8m Lineout won by South Africa, kicked clear straight to Argentina hands, resulting play hands Lineout to South Africa
Boks 7-0 Pumas 9m Lineout won by SA and they are on the charge
Boks 7-0 Pumas 9m Le Roux dinks the ball forward, Habana is there but an Argentina hand was there 1st
Boks 7-0 Pumas 10m 22 drop out as a result of that and South Africa are back on the attack
Boks 7-0 Pumas 10m South Africa are dominating here but Pumas are in possession deep in own half
Boks 7-0 Pumas 11m Sanchez clears the ball from the ruck and sends it down field.
Boks 7-0 Pumas 12m Bit of aerial ping pong leads to a South Africa Lineout and then a penalty given for obstruction
Boks 10-0 Pumas 13m Penalty right in front of the posts goes over with ease for Pollard
Boks 10-0 Pumas 14m Knock on from South Africa hands Argentina possession but we are stopped for blood treatment
Boks 10-0 Pumas 14m Blood substitution as Figallo is replaced by Noguera
Boks 10-0 Pumas 15m Cubelli's sin bin is over just in time for the scrum
Boks 10-0 Pumas 15m Penalty given at the scrum to Springboks
Boks 10-0 Pumas 16m Kicked long but misses touch, sent straight back to South Africa and they send it high
Boks 10-0 Pumas 16m Argentina in possession, just on own 10m line
Boks 10-0 Pumas 17m It has been turned over, and South Africa work through the hands from 10m
Boks 10-0 Pumas 18m Another turnover, Argentina have the ball on their own 10m through Cubelli
Boks 10-0 Pumas 18m Ball pops out, Habana grabs it but ball is dislodged
Boks 10-0 Pumas 19m Scrum on the Argentina 22 and it is bought down, Lacey says it’s to be reset
Boks 10-0 Pumas 20m Lacey having a chat with both front rows as the scrum goes down again
Boks 10-0 Pumas 20m Free kick awarded to Pumas after multiple attempts at the scrum fail
Boks 10-0 Pumas 21m Figallo is back on after his blood replacement
Boks 10-0 Pumas 22m Lineout to South Africa deep in their own half, results in a maul
Boks 10-0 Pumas 23m Burger called offside at Pinaar's kick. Resulting penalty sent to touch on SA 22
Boks 10-0 Pumas 24m Kicked through but bounces into touch, South Africa Lineout right on their own line
Boks 10-0 Pumas 25m Clearance kick only makes it as far as the 10m line. Lineout sent to back
Boks 10-0 Pumas 24m Cubelli makes a break, Argentina are back on the South Africa 5m line
Boks 10-0 Pumas 26m Argentina still on the attack, they have been driven back 10m
Boks 10-0 Pumas 26m Lacey gives a penalty to South Africa. Taken quickly with a tap & go
Boks 10-0 Pumas 27m Pinaar kicks through following advantage but it is collected & sent to touch by Argentina
Boks 10-0 Pumas 28m Lineout sent to middle of the line by SA
Boks 10-0 Pumas 28m Pollard makes a break, passes to Habana but he fumbles it, that was a sure try
Boks 10-0 Pumas 29m Scrum to Argentina just short of their own 5m line
Boks 10-0 Pumas 29m Argentina take the ball from the scrum but South Africa do not want to let them through
Boks 10-0 Pumas 30m Cubelli eventually sends the ball high & to touch on own 10m line
Boks 10-0 Pumas 31m Lineout taken well, South Africa on the attack again and handed a penalty as Argentina enter from side
Boks 10-0 Pumas 32m They are going for the posts
Boks 13-0 Pumas 32m Pollard slots it over, adding another 3 to the board
Boks 13-0 Pumas 33m Argentina on the attack following the restart, a bit of aerial ping pong ensues
Boks 13-0 Pumas 34m Habana gets the ball, pings it through but clips Sanchez's heel & ends up on floor
Boks 13-0 Pumas 34m Lineout to Argentina on own 22, they take it well & begin attacking phases
Boks 13-0 Pumas 35m Pass very close to being intercepted by South Africa but good hands by Argentina keep possession
Boks 13-0 Pumas 36m Moroni breaks, looks to offload but there was no-one there, South Africa clear long
Boks 13-0 Pumas 37m Lineout to Argentina following another lot of back & forth kicks
Boks 13-0 Pumas 38m Offside at the line out hands SA a penalty which is sent to the corner
Boks 13-0 Pumas 39m Lineout is taken well, attempt at a driving maul fails but South Africa still on attack
Boks 13-0 Pumas 39m Argentina slow the ball down, Lacey plays advantage. Pulled back for the pen
Boks 16-0 Pumas 32m Pollard slots it over on stroke of HT & becomes highest RWC scorer this tournament
Boks 16-0 Pumas HT T: Pietersen C: Pollard P: Pollard (3) | YC Cubelli
Boks 16-0 Pumas HT The teams are back out on the pitch ready for the 2nd half
Boks 16-0 Pumas 40m Argentina in possession from the restart. Attacking from the South Africa 22
Boks 16-3 Pumas 41m Sanchez sits back in the pocket & gets a great drop goal. 3 points on the board
Boks 16-3 Pumas 42m South Africa on the attack, ball goes wide to Etzebeth and Lacey goes to TMO
Boks 21-3 Pumas 42m The TMO awards the try, no sign of Eztebeth being in touch
Boks 21-3 Pumas 43m Pollard doesn't make the conversion
Boks 21-3 Pumas 44m SA on the attack again through Eztebeth. Le Roux sends it high to clear
Boks 21-3 Pumas 44m Clearance goes as far as the South Africa 22, Lineout to Argentina is taken well
Boks 21-3 Pumas 45m Handling error hands South Africa the ball but another error gives a scrum to Argentina
Boks 21-3 Pumas 45m Scrum goes well but the resulting play leads to a penalty to the Boks
Boks 21-3 Pumas 46m Mtawarira was subbed at HT for Nyakane and Alemanno has just gone off for Petti
Boks 21-3 Pumas 47m Offside by Argentina gives Pollard another chance at the posts
Boks 24-3 Pumas 47m Pollard adds another 3 to the board as Strauss replaces du Plessis
Boks 24-3 Pumas 48m Strauss offside at the kick so Sanchez sends resulting penalty to corner
Boks 24-3 Pumas 49m Montoya's throw is pinched by Strauss & cleared away
Boks 24-3 Pumas 50m Pumas are on the attack, advantage being played as Cubelli clears it from a ruck
Boks 24-3 Pumas 51m Advantage still being played, South Africa off feet so Sanchez lines up the pen
Boks 24-6 Pumas 51m Sanchez slots it over as Isa replaces Lobbe & Landajo replaces Cubelli
Boks 24-6 Pumas 52m Burger is leaving the field to huge applause as Alberts replaces him
Boks 24-6 Pumas 53m Argentina in possession, Sanchez floats ball out to Desio
Boks 24-6 Pumas 54m Herrera is replaced by Orlandi as Argentina knock the ball on. Scrum South Africa
Boks 24-6 Pumas 56m Scrum is just inside the Argentina half, turned but ball out and taken by Pumas
Boks 24-6 Pumas 56m The ball is lost in the tackle, cleared long by South Africa
Boks 24-6 Pumas 57m Lacey playing advantage to South Africa as they mount an attack from deep in Argentina half
Boks 24-6 Pumas 58m Argentina in possession following a territorial kick from South Africa. Jus on half way
Boks 24-6 Pumas 59m Penalty given to South Africa. Sent to touch by Pinaar
Boks 24-6 Pumas 60m Burger is back on the field as Louw is off for some treatment
Boks 24-6 Pumas 60m Du Plessis has come on for Malherbe
Boks 24-6 Pumas 61m SA are on the attack, just 5m out
Boks 24-6 Pumas 62m Argentina manage to defend well but handbags have ensued and can't be broken up
Boks 24-6 Pumas 62m That handbags session was nothing but shirt grabbing. Lacey talking to both Captains
Boks 24-6 Pumas 62m Matfield leaves the field 7 is replaced by De Jager
Boks 24-6 Pumas 62m We are finally back to play after that knock on. Scrum to Argentina on own 5m
Boks 24-6 Pumas 62m Penalty at the scrum to Argentina after a none straight drive
Boks 24-6 Pumas 63m Missed touch, resulting play gives Argentina another pen. Sanchez gets treatment on floor
Boks 24-6 Pumas 63m Lambie comes on for Le Roux
Boks 24-6 Pumas 64m Argentina on the attack, playing the ball through hands deep in SA half
Boks 24-6 Pumas 64m Springboks manage to turn it over and clear it downfield
Boks 24-6 Pumas 66m Scrum to South Africa, taken well from the base & sent to touch. Lineout taken quickly
Boks 24-6 Pumas 66m Ball lost forward by Argentina. Habana leaves the field without the record try
Boks 24-6 Pumas 67m Habana replaced by Serfontein
Boks 24-6 Pumas 68m penalty awarded to South Africa and Pollard lines it up for the posts
Boks 24-6 Pumas 69m He misses it. It hit the upright & Argentina claim it
Boks 24-6 Pumas 69m Another penalty for South Africa as Argentina do not release. He misses touch much to crowd’s delight
Boks 24-6 Pumas 70m Penalty for South Africa again as the maul is pulled down. This time Pollard makes touch
Boks 24-6 Pumas 51m South Africa in possession just outside the Argentina 22
Boks 24-6 Pumas 72m Despite the score line the Argentinian fans are in fine voice
Boks 24-6 Pumas 72m Scrum to Argentina just inside their own 10m line
Boks 24-6 Pumas 73m Argentina on the attack but the SA defence is very tough to break through
Boks 24-6 Pumas 74m They get a penalty as a player is tackled without the ball
Boks 24-6 Pumas 75m Argentina send it to touch. Resulting Lineout is taken well
Boks 24-6 Pumas 75m Argentina still in possession, just short of South Africa 22m line
Boks 24-6 Pumas 76m South Africa bundle Argentina into touch ending their attacking phase
Boks 24-6 Pumas 77m Lineout spoilt by Argentina and Isa on the attack
Boks 24-6 Pumas 77m Montoya off, replaced by Garcia Botta who gets his 1st RWC cap
Boks 24-6 Pumas 78m Argentina still on the attack but they are not going very far
Boks 24-6 Pumas 79m Argentina are determined to get this try. penalty awarded. Tap & go
Boks 24-6 Pumas 80m Pumas are just 5m out and they get another pen. Taken quickly but from wrong place
Boks 24-11 Pumas 80+1m They did it. Every single member of both teams are pleased with that try
Boks 24-13 Pumas 80+1m The conversion of Orlandi's try is good. The whistle goes. All over.
15 Willie le Roux 14 JP Pietersen 13 Jesse Kriel 12 Damian De Allende 11 Bryan Habana 10 Handré Pollard 9 Ruan Pienaar 1 Tendai Mtawarira 2 Bismarck du Plessis 3 Frans Malherbe 4 Eben Etzebeth 5 VICTOR MATFIELD (C) 6 Francois Louw 7 Schalk Burger 8 Duane Vermeulen BENCH: 16 Adriaan Strauss 17 Trevor Nyakane 18 Jannie du Plessis 19 Lodewyk de Jager 20 Willem Alberts 21 Rudy Paige 22 Pat Lambie 23 Jan Serfontein
Scorers: T: Pietersen, Etzebeth C: Pollard P: Pollard (4)
15 Lucas Gonzalez Amorosino 14 Santiago Cordero 13 Matias Moroni 12 Jeronimo De La Fuente 11 Horacio Agulla 10 NICOLAS SANCHEZ (C) 9 Tomas Cubelli 1 Juan Figallo 2 Julian Montoya 3 Ramiro Herrera 4 Matias Alemanno 5 Tomas Lavanini 6 Javier Ortega Desio 7 Juan Martin Fernandez Lobbe 8 Juan Manuel Leguizamón BENCH: 16 Lucas Noguera 17 Juan Pablo Orlandi 18 Santiago García Botta 19 Guido Petti 20 Facundo Isa 21 Martin Landajo 22 Santiago Gonzalez Iglesias 23 Juan Pablo Socino
Scorers: T: Orlandi C: Sanchez DG: Sanchez P: Sanchez Cubelli
Referee: John Lacey (IRFU) Asst Referees: Glen Jackson (NZRU), Chris Pollock (NZRU) TMO: Graham Hughes (RFU)