Match Centre

Full Time

24 - 12

  • United Rugby Championship

  • Sat 30 Nov 2019 | 17:15

  • The Sportsground

4
  • Aki 12'

  • Bealham 25'

  • Porch 28'

  • Porch 42'

Tries

2
  • Cronje 17'

  • Van Breda 40'

2
  • Fitzgerald 13'

  • Fitzgerald 29'

Conversions

1
  • Van Breda 17'

Matt

Healy

15

Scott

Van Breda

Southern Kings

Niyi

Adeolokun

14

Christopher

Hollis

Southern Kings

Kyle

Godwin

13

Erich

Cronje

Southern Kings

Bundee

Aki

12

Howard

Mnisi

Southern Kings

John

Porch

11

Yaw

Penxe

Southern Kings

Conor

Fitzgerald

10

JT

Jackson

Southern Kings

Caolin

Blade

9

Stefan

Ungerer

Southern Kings

Denis

Buckley

1

Juan

Schoeman

Southern Kings

Tom

McCartney

2

Jacques

Du Toit

Southern Kings

Finlay

Bealham

3

Pieter

Scholtz

Southern Kings

Ultan

Dillane

4

Jerry

Sexton

Southern Kings

Quinn

Roux

5

Aston

Fortuin

Southern Kings

Eoghan

Masterson

6

Tienie

Burger

Southern Kings

Colby

Fainga'a

7

Thembelani

Bholi

Southern Kings

Paul

Boyle

8

Elrigh

Louw

Southern Kings

Replacements

Shane

Delahunt

16

Chad

Solomon

Southern Kings

Matthew

Burke

17

Xandre

Vos

Southern Kings

Dominic

Robertson-McCoy

18

De-Jay

Terblanche

Southern Kings

Joe

Maksymiw

19

Bobby

de Wee

Southern Kings

Jarrad

Butler

20

Ruan

Lerm

Southern Kings

Angus

Lloyd

21

Theo

Maree

Southern Kings

Jack

Carty

22

Siya

Masuku

Southern Kings

Peter

Robb

23

Sibusiso

Sithole

Southern Kings

80

It's all over! The referee has blown his whistle to end the game.

79

Elrigh Louw has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

79

Colby Fainga'a has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

78

A gap opened in the defence and Bundee Aki took full advantage.

77

Kings make a substitution with Sibusiso Sithole coming on.

77

Kings make a substitution with Christopher Hollis coming off.

74

The defensive line has been broken as Theo Maree goes through the gap.

72

Kings sub Siya Masuku comes onto the field.

72

JT Jackson departs for Kings.

72

Chad Solomon comes on for Kings.

72

Jacques Du Toit leaves the field.

72

Xandre Vos comes on.

72

Juan Schoeman comes off.

69

Peter Robb comes on.

69

Kyle Godwin comes off.

69

Joe Maksymiw comes on.

69

Ultan Dillane comes off.

67

Kings decide to make a substitution, with De-Jay Terblanche getting some game time.

67

Kings decide to make a substitution, with Pieter Scholtz being replaced.

65

Connacht make a substitution with Dominic Robertson-McCoy coming on.

65

Connacht make a substitution with Finlay Bealham coming off.

65

Connacht sub Matthew Burke comes onto the field.

65

Denis Buckley departs for Connacht.

64

Connacht have won 40 rucks so far this game.

60

What a tackle there by Thembelani Bholi as he saves a certain try!.

59

Angus Lloyd comes on for Connacht.

59

Caolin Blade leaves the field.

58

Howard Mnisi comes on.

58

Sibusiso Sithole comes off.

58

Shane Delahunt comes on.

58

Tom McCartney comes off.

58

Jarrad Butler comes on.

58

Paul Boyle comes off.

56

Kings decide to make a substitution, with Bobby de Wee getting some game time.

56

Kings decide to make a substitution, with Aston Fortuin being replaced.

50

Connacht make a substitution with Jack Carty coming on.

50

Connacht make a substitution with Conor Fitzgerald coming off.

48

Tom McCartney has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

48

Bundee Aki has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

47

Kings sub Theo Maree comes onto the field.

47

Stefan Ungerer departs for Kings.

46

Kings have won 60 rucks so far this game.

46

Ultan Dillane has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

46

Eoghan Masterson has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

45

Sibusiso Sithole comes on for Kings.

45

Howard Mnisi leaves the field.

43

Conor Fitzgerald curls the ball too far, missing the posts to the right.

43

Matt Healy played a key part in that try.

42

What a run here by Matt Healy as they gets over the gainline!.

42

A wonderful passing move by Connacht is finished off by John Porch.

40

The second half is underway.

40+1

Scott Van Breda has hooked the conversion to the right of the posts.

40+1

The half-time whistle blows and both teams’ head for the dressing rooms.

40

Scott Van Breda makes the break as the defence re-enacts the parting of the red sea.

40

That's a great try assist by Aston Fortuin.

40

A series of passes by Kings results in a try for Scott Van Breda.

38

Fabulous play by Kings has led to Howard Mnisi being able to wriggle through a gap.

38

Denis Buckley has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

35

Ruan Lerm comes on.

35

Tienie Burger comes off.

35

Connacht have won 20 rucks so far this game.

34

Kings have won 40 rucks so far this game.

30

Trouble here as John Porch breaches the defence.

29

Conor Fitzgerald makes no mistake with that conversion attempt.

28

Great hands by Connacht leads to a try for John Porch.

26

Conor Fitzgerald has hooked the conversion to the left of the posts.

25

The Connacht pack has powered over for Finlay Bealham to score the try.

23

This is dangerous for the defence as John Porch bursts through to advance the Connacht attack.

19

A gap opened in the defence and Stefan Ungerer took full advantage.

17

Scott Van Breda converts the try.

17

Stefan Ungerer sets up the try.

17

Erich Cronje scores the try from close range.

13

Conor Fitzgerald has kicked a conversion.

12

Connacht are only a few metres out, surely they must score! And they do with Bundee Aki touching down.

8

Kings have won 20 rucks so far this game.

6

The defensive line has been broken as Scott Van Breda goes through the gap.

0

We are underway as the referee blows his whistle.

Match Stats

46%

Possession

54%

47%

Territory

53%

Metres

367

346

Carries

91

99

Clean Breaks

11

8

Defenders Beaten

20

19

Passes

119

117

Offloads

6

6

Penalties Conceded

11

11

Turnovers Conceded

14

17

126/145 87%

Tackles won

94/114 82%

7/8 88%

Scrums won

5/6 83%

14/18 78%

Lineouts won

14/16 88%

Action Areas

4.5%

4.5%

7.8%

11.6%

22.2%

19.8%

13.7%

16%

Player Stats

Connacht Rugby

MP

M

C

P

T

MT

TW

TC

DB

LW

TS

PTS

Matt Healy

80

71

12

6

2

0

0

0

4

0

0

0

Niyi Adeolokun

80

28

6

0

1

1

0

0

1

0

0

0

Kyle Godwin

69

20

7

5

2

1

0

0

1

0

0

0

Bundee Aki

80

35

10

4

12

2

1

0

4

0

1

5

John Porch

80

83

9

3

3

1

1

0

1

0

2

10

Conor Fitzgerald

50

29

1

8

8

1

0

0

0

0

0

4

Caolin Blade

59

14

4

40

4

3

0

0

2

0

0

0

Denis Buckley

65

0

1

1

11

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Tom McCartney

58

2

1

0

11

0

1

0

0

10

0

0

Finlay Bealham

65

3

2

0

9

2

0

0

1

0

1

5

Ultan Dillane

69

2

3

1

14

1

1

0

0

0

0

0

Quinn Roux

80

3

3

4

11

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

Eoghan Masterson

80

3

4

0

11

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

Colby Fainga'a

80

49

9

5

11

1

0

0

4

0

0

0

Paul Boyle

58

8

2

2

10

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Shane Delahunt

22

0

1

3

0

2

0

0

0

4

0

0

Matthew Burke

15

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

Dominic Robertson-McCoy

15

2

3

1

1

0

0

0

2

0

0

0

Joe Maksymiw

11

0

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Jarrad Butler

22

0

1

2

4

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Angus Lloyd

21

4

3

21

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Jack Carty

30

4

4

12

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Peter Robb

11

7

2

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

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