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Stormers beat Southern Kings in Port Elizabeth

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Article Published: Saturday 6 July 2013|

The Stormers beat the Cheetahs last weekend and need another big win over the Southern Kings to keep their slim hopes of reaching the Super Rugby playoffs alive.

Match detail

We are waiting for the kick off.
The teams have come out on to the field.
0.01: Catrakilis kicks off and we are underway.
1.00: The Southern Kings win the first penalty. Demetri Catrakilis takes the kick and slots it.
5.00: The Stormers win a penalty and run it. They get into the Kings half for the first time but the Kings turn the ball over and attack.
6.00:The Kings are dominating play and territory. The Stormers are under so much pressure that they keep conceding penalties.
8.00: Penalty to the Kings for not rolling away. Catrakilis takes the penalty kick and slots it.
13.00: Penalty to the Stormers. Elton Jantjies takes the kick as the crowd give him a collective "BOO".  Jantjies nails the penalty and the Stormers are on the board.
14.00: The Ref stops the match aafter Bryan Habana is tackled late with a shoulder so Grant Kemp is shown a yellow card. The Stormers kick downfield.
Eben Etzebeth enjoys a break but Andries Strauss gets to him and tackles him. The Stormers get a penalty and kick for touch.
19.00: Another Stormers penalty and this time Joe Pietersen kicks for posts. He nails it.  
23.00: Penalty to the Southern Kings. Catrakilis takes the shot and he nails it while the Stormers fans jeer him. Kings lead again. Kemp is back on.
26.00: The Stormers get a penalty but kick for touch.  Scarra Ntubeni makes a mess of the throw so the Kings get a 5m scrum.
27.00: The Stormers win the scrum and start their attack.
28.00: A fight breaks out so the ref stops the game and has a word with some of the players.
32.00: The Stormers continue to bash away at the Southern Kings in their 22. After 8 phases the Kings win a penalty.
34.00: Penalty to the Kings. Catrakilis takes the kick but it hits the post and bounces out.
37.00: The Stormers win another penalty so they kick for touch. They get a line out on the 5m line.
38.00: The Stormers set up the maul and drive over the line and Deon Fourie is awarded the TRY!
39.00: Joe Pietersen takes the conversion kick and he also hits the post.
40.00: The siren sounds. It is half time.
The half time score was Southern Kings 9 Stormers 11
The Stormers kick off and the second half is underway.
43.00: The Kings win a line out and start their attack in the Stormers half.
44.00: The Kings chip ahead, Habana misses the ball and Marcello Sampson almost gets away with the ball. The Kings recycle but fumble the ball on the other side of the field.
48.00: The Stormers have the ball in the Kings half. Thyey are going through the phases but making no ground and just working from side to side.
51.00: The TMO is called in as Eben Etzebeth loses his cool. The captains get a talking to and Etzebeth gets away with coming contact with a players face in retaliation to a tackle.
54.00: Penalty to the Stormers. Jantjies takes over the kicking as Pietersen has been replaced. Jantjies nails the conversion.
57.00: The Southern Kings are awarded a penalty so Catrakilis takes the shot in front of 44097 fans. He takes the shot and nails it.
62.00: The Stormers have a line out in the Kings half. They go long and  try to attack but there is a knock on.
66.00: The Stormers win a scrum and try to run straight through the Kings but they can't get anywhere. After a couple of phases the Kings turn the ball over.
69.00: Penalty to the Stormers. Strauss has taken a knock after a high tackle on Juan de Jongh. Jantjies will kick.
71.00: Jantjies takes the kick and extends the lead.
75.00: Another penalty for the Stormers for illegal scrumming. It's just inside the Kings half so out of Jantjies range. He kicks for touch.
76.00: The Stormers win the line out and they set up the maul again and Deon Fourie is driven over and scores his second TRY!
78.00: Jantjies takes the conversion kick and slots it.
80.00: The siren sounds but the Stormers play on. The ball is passed forward and is kicked out. The TMO is called in as the players start a fight after a tackle on Gio Aplon.  No evidence of foul play so the Stormers get a penalty for the tackle.
82.00: The Stormers run the ball for the penalty. They cant get through in the middle so they go wide with the boot but the ball is then deliberately taken into touch so the Stormers have another penalty.
83.00: The Skings turn the ball over but the final pass is poor. That's it. Stormers win.
The full time is Southern Kings 12 (9) Stormers 24 (11)


Southern Kings
Tries -
Pen - D.Catrakilis 4
Con -
Drop -
Cards - G.Kemp (yellow 24th min)

Tries - D.Fourie 2
Pen - E.Jantjies 3, J.Pietersen
Con -
Drop -
Cards -

Match Officials
: Lourens van der Merwe
Assistant Ref 1:Marius Jonker
Assistant Ref 2:Christie du Preez
TMO : Deon van Blommenstein


Southern Kings

SP Marais, Marcello Sampson, Ronnie Cooke, Andries Strauss (capt), Michael Killian, Demetri Catrakilis, Shaun Venter, Schalk Ferreira, Bandise Maku, Kevin Buys, Cornell du Preez, Darron Nell, David Bulbring, Wimpie van der Walt, Jacques Engelbrecht.

Replacements: Grant Kemp, Hannes Franklin, Steven Sykes, Devin Oosthuizen, Nicolas Vergallo, George Whitehead, Shane Gates.


15. Joe Pietersen (50th Stormers cap) , 14. Gio Aplon , 13. Juan de Jongh , 12. Damian de Allende , 11. Bryan Habana (vice-captain) , 10. Elton Jantjies , 9. Louis Schreuder , 8. Nizaam Carr , 7. Don Armand , 6. Deon Fourie (captain) , 5. De Kock Steenkamp , 4. Eben Etzebeth , 3. Brok Harris , 2. Scarra Ntubeni , 1. Steven Kitshoff

Replacements : 16. Martin Bezuidenhout , 17. Pat Cilliers , 18. Gerbrandt Grobler , 19. Rynhardt Elstadt , 20. Nic Groom , 21. Gary van Aswegen , 22. Gerhard van den Heever

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