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Super Rugby 2013: Highlanders (19) v Hurricanes (23) F/T


Written by Rob Otto (robdylan)

Posted in :Original Content, Super Rugby on 15 Mar 2013 at 07:45
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A New Zealand derby down in Dunedin kicks off the round.

Neither side is in particularly good nick at the moment, but the Highlanders in particular will have their backs against the wall, having lost their first two matches, both at home.

Kick-off it at 08h35 SA time,

Highlanders: 15 Ben Smith, 14 Kade Poki, 13 Jason Emery, 12 Phil Burleigh, 11 Hosea Gear, 10 Colin Slade, 9 Aaron Smith, 8 Elliot Dixon, 7 John Hardie, 6 Joe Wheeler, 5 Jarrad Hoeata, 4 Brad Thorn, 3 Chris King, 2 Andrew Hore (captain), 1 Tony Woodcock.
Replacements: 16 Brayden Mitchell, 17 Ma’afu Fia, 18 Jake Paringatai, 19 TJ Ioane, 20 Fumiaki Tanaka, 21 Lima Sopoaga, 22 Buxton Popoalii.

Hurricanes: 15 James Marshall, 14 Alapati Leiua, 13 Conrad Smith (captain), 12 Tim Bateman, 11 Julian Savea, 10 Beauden Barrett, 9 TJ Perenara, 8 Victor Vito, 7 Karl Lowe, 6 Brad Shields, 5 Jason Eaton, 4 Jeremy Thrush, 3 Ben May, 2 Dane Coles, 1 Ben Franks.
Replacements: 16 Motu Matu’u/Ash Dixon, 17 Reggie Goodes/Jeffery Toomaga-Allen, 18 James Broadhurst, 19 Faifili Levave, 20 Chris Smylie, 21 Tusi Pisi, 22 Andre Taylor.


25 Comments

  • Having second thoughts about my SB prediction here, what was I thinking?! πŸ™„

  • Comment 1, posted at 15.03.13 08:41:08 by Original Pierre Reply
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  • I picked Highlanders…. πŸ˜• Canes 5 Highlanders 0 11mins

  • Comment 2, posted at 15.03.13 08:48:23 by Just a Fan Reply

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  • Canes 5 Landers 3 15mins

  • Comment 3, posted at 15.03.13 08:51:55 by Just a Fan Reply

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  • Canes 5 HIghlanders 6
    30mins

  • Comment 4, posted at 15.03.13 09:06:48 by Just a Fan Reply

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  • That pass was VERY clearly forward! Shocking decision by TMO….

  • Comment 5, posted at 15.03.13 09:09:23 by Just a Fan Reply

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  • Canes 12 Highlanders 6
    32 Mins

  • Comment 6, posted at 15.03.13 09:10:22 by Just a Fan Reply

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  • Hosea Gear try!

  • Comment 7, posted at 15.03.13 09:13:22 by Just a Fan Reply

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  • Canes 12 Highlanders 13
    36 mins

  • Comment 8, posted at 15.03.13 09:14:26 by Just a Fan Reply

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  • Half time
    Highlanders 13 Hurricanes 12

  • Comment 9, posted at 15.03.13 09:20:42 by Just a Fan Reply

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  • The 19 year old #13, Jason Emery, is having a great debut

  • Comment 10, posted at 15.03.13 09:37:34 by Baylion Reply

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  • Highlanders 16 Canes 17
    50mins

  • Comment 11, posted at 15.03.13 09:43:13 by Just a Fan Reply

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  • Landers 19 Canes 17

  • Comment 12, posted at 15.03.13 09:54:57 by Just a Fan Reply

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  • Canes 20 Highlanders 19

    67mins

  • Comment 13, posted at 15.03.13 10:02:38 by Just a Fan Reply

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  • Canes 23 Highlanders 19

    72 mins

  • Comment 14, posted at 15.03.13 10:07:57 by Just a Fan Reply

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  • Nail biting stuff 😯

  • Comment 15, posted at 15.03.13 10:16:38 by Just a Fan Reply

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  • Honestly! Highlanders are their own worst enemy…..I think i should get the superbru points anyway because really you cant account for stupidity! πŸ‘Ώ

  • Comment 16, posted at 15.03.13 10:17:37 by Just a Fan Reply

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  • Final Score:

    Hurricanes 23 Highlanders 19

  • Comment 17, posted at 15.03.13 10:18:07 by Just a Fan Reply

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  • stupid highlanders messing up my super bru pick 😑

  • Comment 18, posted at 15.03.13 10:18:43 by Poisy Reply
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  • @Just a Fan (Comment 16) : agreed 😑

  • Comment 19, posted at 15.03.13 10:19:32 by Poisy Reply
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  • @Just a Fan (Comment 16) : πŸ™‚

  • Comment 20, posted at 15.03.13 10:20:21 by Baylion Reply

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  • Landers are screwed.

  • Comment 21, posted at 15.03.13 10:26:05 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Original Pierre (Comment 1) : Called it spoton. Just a pity I had a five point margin because it seems the four point margin was very popular. #NoBPforme

  • Comment 22, posted at 15.03.13 10:29:57 by King Shark Reply
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  • Highlanders have not lost 3 in a row AT HOME 😯

  • Comment 23, posted at 15.03.13 10:33:40 by SteelShark Reply
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  • Sorry Hertford πŸ˜‰

  • Comment 24, posted at 15.03.13 10:39:39 by SteelShark Reply
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  • @SteelShark (Comment 23) : Four, actually, if you take into account their last home game of 2012, against the chiefs!

  • Comment 25, posted at 15.03.13 11:20:17 by Greg Reply

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