Super 14 - Pretoria, 23 May 2009, 15:00 local, 13:00 GMT
Bulls (27) 36 - 23 (20) Crusaders (FT)

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Timeline

Time Bulls  Score  Crusaders
0 start of first half start of first half
Slade - sub on
MacDonald - sub off
5 0 - 3 Brett - penalty goal
8 MacDonald - sub on
Slade - sub off
11 Habana - try
Steyn - conversion
7 - 3
13 7 - 10 MacDonald - conversion
A Whitelock - try
19 7 - 13 MacDonald - penalty goal
24 7 - 20 MacDonald - conversion
Read - try
31 Ndungane - try 12 - 20
33 Steyn - conversion 14 - 20
34 Steyn - drop goal 17 - 20 Waldrom - yellow card
37 Steyn - drop goal 20 - 20
39 Spies - try 25 - 20
40 Steyn - conversion
end of first half
27 - 20 end of first half
40 start of second half start of second half
Slade - sub on
MacDonald - sub off
43 Gard - sub on
Brett - sub off
45 Wannenburg - sub on
Stegmann - sub off
50 27 - 23 Ellis - drop goal
Brett - sub on
Gard - sub off
52 BJ Franks - sub on
Crockett - sub off
55 Ralepelle - sub on
Kuun - sub off
Rossouw - sub on
Botha - sub off
59 GB Whitelock - sub on
Waldrom - sub off
64 Gerber - sub on
Kruger - sub off
66 Steyn - penalty goal 30 - 23
68 Steyn - drop goal 33 - 23
69 Fotuali'i - sub on
Ellis - sub off
70 Steyn - drop goal 36 - 23
73 Gard - sub on
Brett - sub off
78 van den Heever - sub on
Kirchner - sub off

Notes

 
Result Bulls won by a margin of 13 points
 
Ground name Loftus Versfeld Stadium, Pretoria

Teams

Bulls Crusaders
Tries Habana (11), Ndungane (31), Spies (39) Tries A Whitelock (13), Read (24)
Cons Steyn (11, 33, 40) Cons MacDonald (13, 24)
Pens Steyn (66) Pens Brett (5), MacDonald (19)
Drops Steyn (34, 37, 68, 70) Drops Ellis (50)

Match stats

Bulls   Crusaders
3 Tries 2
3 from 3 Conversion goals 2 from 2
1 from 1 Penalty goals 2 from 2
100.0% Kick at goal success 100.0%
4 (2 missed) Dropped goals 1
Kick/pass/run
35 Kicks from hand 34
129 Passes 104
121 Runs 77
591 Metres run with ball 564
Attacking
64% (62%/66%) Possession (1H/2H) 36% (38%/34%)
5 Clean breaks 8
9 Defenders beaten 13
13 Offloads 7
91 from 95 (95.8%) Rucks won 50 from 52 (96.2%)
0 from 0 Mauls won 0 from 0
12 Turnovers conceded 13
Defensive
66/13 Tackles made/missed 130/11
84.0% Tackling success rate 92.0%
Set pieces
7 won, 1 lost (87.5%) Scrums on own feed 7 won, 1 lost (87.5%)
15 won, 2 lost (88.2%) Lineouts on own throw 7 won, 3 lost (70.0%)
Discipline
9 Penalties conceded 8
0/0 Yellow/red cards 1/0

Bulls stats

Pos   T/A Pts K/P/R MR CB DB OL TO Tack LO Pen Y/R
FB Kirchner 0/1 0 9/4/12 91 0 1 1 1 2/2 0/0 0 0/0
W Ndungane 1/0 5 0/3/5 58 1 0 1 1 1/1 0/0 2 0/0
C Delport 0/0 0 1/1/3 44 1 0 0 1 7/1 0/0 1 0/0
C Pretorius 0/0 0 0/3/9 15 0 0 2 1 7/1 0/0 1 0/0
W Habana 1/0 5 1/3/10 71 1 1 1 3 0/1 0/0 0 0/0
FH Steyn 0/0 21 16/21/7 42 0 2 3 0 2/1 1/0 0 0/0
SH du Preez 0/2 0 7/78/8 46 0 1 0 0 1/0 0/0 0 0/0
P Steenkamp 0/0 0 0/3/7 5 0 0 0 1 8/1 0/0 0 0/0
H Kuun 0/0 0 0/1/4 15 0 1 1 0 3/1 0/0 1 0/0
P Kruger 0/0 0 0/0/2 5 0 0 0 0 2/0 0/0 0 0/0
L Botha 0/0 0 0/0/3 9 0 0 0 0 6/0 0/0 1 0/0
L Matfield 0/0 0 1/2/3 5 0 0 0 0 3/1 4/0 1 0/0
F Stegmann 0/0 0 0/0/5 18 0 0 0 1 2/0 0/0 0 0/0
F Potgieter 0/0 0 0/1/7 25 0 0 0 0 5/1 3/1 0 0/0
N8 Spies 1/0 5 0/4/14 127 2 3 1 1 3/1 4/0 0 0/0
(R) Ralepelle 0/0 0 0/1/6 5 0 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0 0/0
(R) Gerber 0/0 0 0/0/2 0 0 0 1 0 1/1 0/0 0 0/0
(R) Rossouw 0/0 0 0/0/7 3 0 0 1 2 0/0 1/0 0 0/0
(R) Wannenburg 0/0 0 0/2/7 7 0 0 1 0 4/0 1/0 0 0/0
(R) van den Heever 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0 0/0
Key T/A Tries / Try Assists Pts Points scored
K/P/R Kick / Pass / Run MR Metres Run with ball
CB Clean Breaks DB Defenders Beaten OL OffLoads TO TurnOvers
Tack Tackles made / missed LO LineOuts won on throw / stolen on opp throw
Pen Penalties conceded Y/R Yellow / Red cards

Crus stats

Pos   T/A Pts K/P/R MR CB DB OL TO Tack LO Pen Y/R
FB MacDonald 0/0 7 6/5/6 67 1 1 0 0 1/0 0/0 0 0/0
W Payne 0/0 0 2/2/2 27 1 1 0 3 5/0 0/0 0 0/0
C Bateman 0/1 0 0/4/4 28 0 0 0 0 5/1 0/0 0 0/0
C Crotty 0/0 0 1/5/2 20 0 2 0 1 7/1 0/0 0 0/0
W A Whitelock 1/0 5 2/4/13 200 3 4 0 0 6/1 0/0 1 0/0
FH Brett 0/0 3 13/10/5 51 0 1 1 1 4/2 0/0 0 0/0
SH Ellis 0/0 3 4/42/6 22 0 1 0 1 6/1 0/0 0 0/0
P Crockett 0/0 0 0/0/3 9 0 0 0 0 5/1 0/0 0 0/0
H Macdonald 0/0 0 0/3/3 2 0 0 0 0 9/0 0/0 0 0/0
P OT Franks 0/0 0 0/1/3 2 0 0 0 0 8/0 0/0 1 0/0
L Thorn 0/0 0 0/0/5 17 0 0 1 1 8/2 1/1 1 0/0
L Ross 0/0 0 0/2/4 19 1 0 1 0 5/0 3/0 1 0/0
F Read 1/0 5 0/4/7 40 1 1 1 0 6/0 2/1 1 0/0
F McCaw 0/0 0 0/3/2 8 0 0 0 1 13/2 1/0 0 0/0
N8 Waldrom 0/0 0 1/7/5 23 1 2 0 2 6/0 0/0 2 1/0
(R) BJ Franks 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 4/0 0/0 0 0/0
(R) GB Whitelock 0/0 0 0/0/1 15 0 0 0 1 5/0 0/0 0 0/0
(R) Fotuali'i 0/0 0 1/3/0 0 0 0 0 0 4/0 0/0 0 0/0
(R) Slade 0/0 0 4/6/4 11 0 0 1 0 6/0 0/0 0 0/0
(R) Gard 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 1 0/0 0/0 0 0/0
Key T/A Tries / Try Assists Pts Points scored
K/P/R Kick / Pass / Run MR Metres Run with ball
CB Clean Breaks DB Defenders Beaten OL OffLoads TO TurnOvers
Tack Tackles made / missed LO LineOuts won on throw / stolen on opp throw
Pen Penalties conceded Y/R Yellow / Red cards

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