The Reds have won the last two matches against the Waratahs and today's clash is crucial for the men from Brisbane, who need to win in order to keep their play-off hopes alive.
We are waiting for the kick-off
0.00: Berrick Barnes gets proceedings under way as he kicks off for the Waratahs in Brisbane.
2.00: Digby Ioane makes a strong break to get the Reds inside the opposition 22. Quade Cooper puts in a cross kick for Liam Gill to gather but he steps into touch.
3.00: Scott Higginbotham is able to get over the line to score the Reds' opening try.
4.00: Harris converts the try.
5.00: The Reds are penalised for off-side and Bernard Foley will line up a kick at goal.
6.00: Foley bangs over the kick, reducing the deficit.
8.00: The Waratahs win a lineout against the throw, inside their own territory. Foley clears to relieve the pressure.
10.00: The Reds are penalised at the breakdown, just 10m from the try line. Foley clears.
12.00: The Reds get within 5m of the line as they string together phases and look to generate quick ball. The Waratahs defence is put under immense pressure but the Reds are penalised for holding on and they miss out on a vital scoring opportunity. Foley kicks for touch.
15.00: The Waratahs gain momentum as they work through phases inside opposition territory. Grayson Hart is unable to keep the ball in play, however.
18.00: The visitors work their way inside the Reds' half. Foley puts a grubber into the corner, but it rolls into touch.
20.00: Will Genia looks to clear the ball on his own try line but the Waratahs charge the ball down and Dom Shipperley is then able to kick the ball into touch before the visitors dot down.
21.00: The Waratahs are penalised for obstruction and Cooper kicks for touch.
22.00: Paddy Ryan is yellow carded for repeated infringements at the breakdown.
23.00: The Reds are camped on the Waratahs' line and Liam Gill is able to wringle through and score for the home side.
24.00: Harris' kick drifts wide.
25.00: The Reds are penalised for holding on near half way. The Waratahs kick for touch.
26.00: Drew Mitchell dots down for the Waratahs' opening try, after a classy corner kick by Foley.
27.00: Foley is unable to convert the try.
29.00: The Reds are penalised at the breakdown inside opposition territory. Foley kicks for touch.
34.00: Adam Ashley-Cooper slots a drop goal from 40m out.
38.00: The Reds are penalised at the breakdown, just on the Waratahs' 22m line. The visitors kick for touch.
The half time score was Reds 12 Waratahs 11.
40.00: Cooper gets the second half under way as he kicks off for the home side.
42.00: The Reds gain momentum early on as they work their way within 15m of the line. The Waratahs are penalised for off-side and Genia opts to take it quickly.
44.00: James Slipper dots down for the Reds after an over-throw by the Waratahs at lineout time.
45.00: Harris is unable to convert the try.
47.00: The Reds are penalised for hands in the ruck and Foley kicks for the corner.
51.00: Dom Shipperley finds a gap and breaks to score the Reds' bonus point try.
52.00: Harris slots the conversion, extending the Reds' lead.
54.00: The Waratahs look to gain momentum as they begin to string together phases on half way. They are unable to hold onto the ball, however, and the Reds will feed a scrum.
56.00: The Reds are able to get over the try line after a strong passage of play. The ball is held up, however.
57.00: Genia dots down for the Reds' fifth try.
58.00: Harris is unable to convert the try.
63.00: Cooper is penalised for a high tackle on Barnes and is also yellow and white carded.
65.00: The Waratahs are penalised inside the opposition 22 and Harris clears.
68.00: The Reds are penalised at scrum time inside their own territory. Foley kicks for touch.
72.00: Tom Carter dots down for the Waratahs after a strong passage of play inside the Reds' 22.
73.00: Brendan McKibbin is unable to convert the try.
76.00: The Reds get within 5m of the line and earn a penalty at the breakdown. Harris will line up a kick at goal.
77.00: Harris slots the kick.
79.00: Ashley-Cooper makes a strong break for the Waratahs and earns a penalty at ruck time.
80.00: The hooter sounds and the Reds secure a spot in the play-offs.
The final score is Reds 32 Waratahs 16.
Tries - S. Higginbotham, L. Gill, J. Slipper, D. Shipperley, W. Genia
Pen - M. Harris
Con - M. Harris 2
Cards - Q.Cooper (yellow and white)
Tries - D. Mitchell, T. Carter
Pen - B. Foley
Drop - A. Ashley-Cooper
Referee: Steve Walsh
Assistant Ref 1:Andrew Lees
Assistant Ref 2:Angus Gardner
TMO : Steve Lesczcynski
1. Greg Holmes, 2. Saia Faingaa, 3. James Slipper, 4. Rob Simmons, 5. Adam Wallace-Harrison (vc), 6. Jake Schatz, 7. Liam Gill, 8. Scott Higginbotham, 9. Will Genia (c), 10. Quade Cooper, 11. Digby Ioane, 12. Mike Harris, 13. Anthony Faingaa, 14. Dom Shipperley, 15. Luke Morahan.
Reserves: 16. James Hanson, 17. Ben Daley, 18. Radike Samo, 19. Beau Robinson, 20. Jarrad Butler, 21. Ben Lucas, 22. Ben Tapuai.
15. Adam Ashley-Cooper ,14. Lachie Turner ,13. Rob Horne ,12. Berrick Barnes , vice captain,11. Drew Mitchell ,10. Bernard Foley ,9. Grayson Hart ,8. Dave Dennis ,7. Chris Alcock ,6. Dean Mumm ,5. Kane Douglas ,4. Sitaleki Timani ,3. Paddy Ryan ,2. Tatafu Polota-Nau ,1. Benn Robinson , captain
Replacements:,16. John Ulugia ,17. Jeremy Tilse ,18. Lopeti Timani , 19. Jono Jenkins ,20. Brendan McKibbin ,21. Tom Carter ,22. Tom Kingston