Vodacom Super Rugby: Brumbies (28) v Waratahs (23) F/T

Written by Rob Otto (robdylan)

Posted in :Original Content, Super Rugby on 15 Mar 2014 at 09:30
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We’re usually pretty nasty about Aussie conference derbies, but let’s be fair, the 2014 Waratahs are a joy to watch.

Will they pick up maximum points again here?

Kick-off in Canberra is at 10h40 SA time.

Brumbies: 15 Jesse Mogg, 14 Henry Speight, 13 Tevita Kuridrani, 12 Pat McCabe, 11 Robbie Coleman, 10 Matt Toomua, 9 Nic White, 8 Ben Mowen (captain), 7 Jarrad Butler, 6 Scott Fardy, 5 Sam Carter, 4 Leon Power, 3 Ben Alexander, 2 Stephen Moore, 1 Scott Sio.
Replacements: 16 Josh Mann-Rea, 17 Ruan Smith, 18 Jean-Pierre Smith, 19 Jordan Smiler, 20 Locky McCaffrey, 21 Andrew Smith, 22 Michael Dowsett, 23 Lionel Cronje.

Waratahs: 15 Israel Folau, 14 Alofa Alofa, 13 Adam Ashley-Cooper, 12 Kurtley Beale, 11 Peter Betham, 10 Bernard Foley, 9 Nick Phipps, 8 Wycliff Palu, 7 Michael Hooper, 6 Dave Dennis (captain), 5 Kane Douglas, 4 Jacques Potgieter, 3 Paddy Ryan, 2 Tatafu Polota Nau, 1 Benn Robinson.
Replacements – from: 16 Tola Latu, 17 Jeremy Tilse, 18 Sekope Kepu, 19 Will Skelton, 20 Stephen Hoiles, 21 Pat McCutcheon, 22 Brendan McKibbin, 23 Rob Horne, 24 Matt Carraro, 25 Jonno Lance.


  • This is why the local derbies really aren’t working.

    Nobody outside of oz really cares about this game. Same goes for our local derbies and the kiwi local derbies.

    The whole idea behind SR is to present franchise rugby to an international audience.

  • Comment 1, posted at 15.03.14 11:29:26 by FireTheLooser Reply
  • score btw is:

    Brumbies 20 – 9 Tahs

  • Comment 2, posted at 15.03.14 11:29:59 by FireTheLooser Reply
  • @FireTheLooser (Comment 1) : And yet the SuperSport team all agree its the best game of the weekend? Personally I don’t have a problem at all with derbies. And if you had watched the build up you would have heard an explanation of just how important and deep seated this derby is. Great game to watch, well played by both sides.

  • Comment 3, posted at 15.03.14 12:30:41 by Seth101 Reply
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  • Over and above that, there has been a serious strengthening of the quality of rugby in generally, the ‘weaker sides’ win games like the Lions, Force, Rebels have all won some. This season has felt a lot more balanced and its been great to watch.

  • Comment 4, posted at 15.03.14 12:34:14 by Seth101 Reply
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  • @Seth101 (Comment 3) : I can tell by the number of comments on this thread that this was the game of the weekend 🙄

    What exactly have we learned from this game?
    1. The ozzies enjoy playing mind games before the game (what a revelation)
    2. The ozzies enjoy playing against themselves (probably why they invented sports which only they understand and enjoy)

  • Comment 5, posted at 15.03.14 13:02:19 by FireTheLooser Reply

  • 4/5 for me 😛

  • Comment 6, posted at 15.03.14 13:17:16 by Son Of Mayhem Reply
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  • Fulltime
    Brumbies 28 – Waratahs 23

  • Comment 7, posted at 15.03.14 13:18:12 by Son Of Mayhem Reply
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  • good result for us

  • Comment 8, posted at 15.03.14 13:42:50 by robdylan Reply
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