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Vodacom Super Rugby: Highlanders (29) v Force (31)* F/T


Written by Rob Otto (robdylan)

Posted in :Original Content, Super Rugby on 15 Mar 2014 at 07:39
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The Force hit the road and take on the Highlanders in Dunedin.

Kick-off at Forsyth-Barr is at 08h35 SA time.

Highlanders: 15 Ben Smith (co-captain), 14 Richard Buckman, 13 Malakai Fekitoa, 12 Shaun Treeby, 11 Kurt Baker, 10 Lima Sopoaga, 9 Aaron Smith, 8 Nasi Manu (co-captain), 7 Shane Christie, 6 John Hardie, 5 Joe Wheeler, 4 Jarrad Hoeata, 3 Chris King, 2 Liam Coltman, 1 Kane Hames.
Replacements: 16 Ged Robinson, 17 Matias Diaz, 18 Craig Millar, 19 Josh Bekhuis, 20 Elliot Dixon, 21 Fumiaki Tanaka, 22 Hayden Parker, 23 Phil Burleigh.

Western Force: 15 Jayden Hayward, 14 Luke Morahan, 13 Junior Rasolea, 12 Kyle Godwin, 11 Nick Cummins, 10 Sias Ebersohn, 9 Alby Mathewson, 8 Ben McCalman, 7 Matt Hodgson (captain), 6 Angus Cottrell, 5 Wilhelm Steenkamp, 4 Sam Wykes, 3 Kieran Longbottom, 2 Nathan Charles, 1 Pek Cowan.
Replacements: 16 Heath Tessmann, 17 Tetera Faulkner, 18 Ollie Hoskins, 19 Adam Coleman ,20 Brynard Stander, 21 Ian Prior, 22 Zack Holmes, 23 Marcel Brache.



9 Comments

  • Good game to watch, the lead has switched 4 times already.
    21-16 Force at halftime.

  • Comment 1, posted at 15.03.14 09:28:43 by Seth101 Reply
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  • Force get the bonus point try, 31-16 with 21 mins to play.

  • Comment 2, posted at 15.03.14 09:50:50 by Seth101 Reply
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  • Try Landers, 31-21

  • Comment 3, posted at 15.03.14 09:52:29 by Seth101 Reply
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  • How many South Africans do Western Force have in their SupeRugby squad? I can see 4 here already.

  • Comment 4, posted at 15.03.14 10:01:40 by Ben Reply
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  • Force manage to win with 13 men for the last 10 minutes. 31-29.

  • Comment 5, posted at 15.03.14 10:16:30 by Seth101 Reply
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  • First time Force have had back to back victories since 2011.

  • Comment 6, posted at 15.03.14 10:17:48 by Seth101 Reply
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  • THe ref tried his utmost to give the Landers a come-back win….but even reducing them to 13 men could not help them.

  • Comment 7, posted at 15.03.14 11:19:11 by FireTheLooser Reply

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  • @FireTheLooser (Comment 7) : I disagree, both of those were definitely yellows, with the tip possibly a red.

  • Comment 8, posted at 15.03.14 12:23:03 by Seth101 Reply
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  • Had the Landers by 6 :sad:

  • Comment 9, posted at 15.03.14 13:18:52 by Son Of Mayhem Reply
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