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Brumbies beat Reds in Canberra

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Article Published: Saturday 16 February 2013|

The second Super Rugby match this weekend is between the Brumbies and Reds in Canberra and tension between the two teams has been bubbling away all week.

Match detail

We are waiting for the kick off.
The match is underway.
2.00: The Reds get the first penalty of the match as Christian Lealiifano does not roll away after the tackle. Michael Harris will kick for posts.
3.00: Harris takes the shot at posts, nails it and the Reds lead in Canberra.
4.00 Another penalty to the Reds as David Pocock infringes. Harris misses this one.
6.00: Yet another penalty. Mike Harris takes a shot at the penalty goal and again he misses.
7.00: The Brumbies win their first penalty of the match but it's not kickable. They kick for touch instead of posts. Lots of tension in this match already.
8.00: The Brumbies kick the ball ahead, Jesse Mogg gets through and chases the ball, he beats Digby Ioane to it and dots it down for the first TRY. Great pace.
9.00: Christian Lealiifano takes the conversion kick from almost the touchline but it curls across the face of the posts.
11.00; Free kick to the Brumbies for early engaging in the scrum. Brumbies kick to the half way line.
13.00; The Reds are attacking and they get to the Brumbies 25m line. However they concede another penalty as Saia Faingaa gets isolated.
16.00: Another penalty for the Brumbies as Ben Lucas is pinged. Brumbies will kick for touch.
18.00: Liam Gill concedes a penalty to the Brumbies and gets a talking to for breakdown infringements. This penalty is kickable so Christian Lealiifano will take the shot.
19.00: Lealiifano takes the shot but its off. The scores stay the same.
21.00: Digby Ioane breaks and finds a gap through the Brumbies but he is caught and the pass is intercepted. The Brumbies however can't control the ball and it rolls out.
24.00: Penalty to the Reds for Brumbies being ahead of the kicker. Harris will take a shot at goal. He nails it and the Reds lead again.
27.00: Henry Speight makes a break on the wing but his foot is "just" in touch. Meanwhile the Reds lose Ben Lucas to the bloodbin after he had a headclash with Jake Schatz. Nick Frisby comes on.
29.00: Brumbies on attack in the Reds half. The whistle goes again and this time both teams get a talking to for all the pushing and shoving between the teams after each breakdown or tackle. The Reds knocked on so the Reds have a scrum.
30.00: Scrum penalty to the Reds. They kick for touch.  
32.00: Reds get some better field possession but the Brumbies have a 10m defensive line out. They win the line out and boot the ball into touch.
34.00: The Brumbies get some better attacking ball. They go through a couple of phases but after they kicked for touch we are called back for advantage. The Brumbies have a penalty.
35.00: Nic White takes the penalty kick for posts and nails it. The Brumbies lead again.
38.00: The Reds get blown up this time for being ahead of the kicker. Nic White will kick for posts again from just inside his own half. He has the distance but not the direction.
40.00: Referee decides its half time. It is half time.
The half time score was Brumbies 8 Reds 6
The second half is underway.
42.00: Brumbies get some early territory deep in the Reds half with a line out. The Reds however defend and boot the ball downfield. The Brumbies start their attack all over again.
43.00: Lealiifano makes a break but is caught and then the Brumbies can't control the ball. We are called back for a Reds player tackling another without the ball. Lealiifano will kick for posts. He misses.
46.00: Fotu Auelua comes on as a blood replacement. The Brumbies win an attacking line out. They have more intensity this half. The Brumbies attack in the Reds 25 and go through the phases.
47.00: After 11 phases the Reds turn the ball over and relieve the pressure. The Brumbies are starting to look more dangerous now. Saia Faingaa is replaced and is not happy about it.
49.00; Penalty to the Brumbies from a scrum. The Reds are starting to look a little frustrated. Jesse Mogg will take this kick.
50.00: Mogg takes the shot and nails it. That's the first points of the second half.
52.00: The Brumbies engage early in the scrum so the Reds have a penalty. They take the quick tap and attack. The Reds take 6 phases to get over the half way line and then Nic White concedes a penalty.
54.00: Mike Harris takes a shot a posts but is short. Mogg kicks it out into touch.
56.00: The Reds get a warning and James Slipper talks to the team about breakdown infringements. In the meantime the Brumbies have a penalty and Mogg takes the shot and nails it.
58.00: Yet another penalty from referee Andrew Lees. The game is just not flowing. The Brumbies attack in their half but the Reds defend.
59.00: The Brumbies get a final warning and the Reds kick for touch. Next breakdown infringement will be a yellow says Ref Lees.
64.00: Reds going through the phases inside their half. They can't make ground as the Brumbies are keeping them pinned back. Eventually Pocock wins a penalty for the home side.
65.00: Clyde Rathbone comes off and Robbie Coleman comes on. The Brumbies make a break but Jesse Mogg loses control and the Reds get a penalty. They take it quickly and attack.
67.00: The Brumbies get the ball and put the Reds under pressure. They catch the Reds offside and win a penalty about 10m out. They will kick for posts.
69.00: Jesse Mogg takes the kick but misses.
70.00: Quade Cooper is starting to fire up the Reds. He makes a break but the Brumbies win a penalty (Pocock). They kick for touch.
71.00: Colby Faingaa comes on for David Pocock.  
73.00: The Reds are trying to lift the tempo of the match but they also keep conceding penalties at the breakdown. The Brumbies will kick for posts again. It will waste a minute of time and they are ahead anway.
74.00: Nic White takes the penalty kick and he nails it.
76.00: Brumbies kick for touch but it goes out on the full. We go back.
79.00: The Reds are trying to find the breakthrough but its just not happening. Out of the blue Jesse Mogg intercepts and races to the line to score. TRY!
Robbie Coleman adds the conversion and that is it. The Brumbies win.
The final score is Brumbies 24 (8) Reds 6 (6)


Tries - J Mogg 2
Pen - N. White 2, J Mogg 2
Con - R Coleman
Drop -
Cards -

Tries -
Pen - M Harris 2
Con -
Drop -
Cards -

Match Officials
: Andrew Lees
Assistant Ref 1:James Leckie
Assistant Ref 2:Ian Smith
TMO : Matt Goddard



1. Ben Alexander,2. Stephen Moore,3. Dan Palmer,4. Scott Fardy,5. Sam Carter,6. Peter Kimlin,7. David Pocock,8. Ben Mowen,9. Nic White,10. Matt Toomua,11. Clyde Rathbone,12. Christian Lealiifano,13. Andrew Smith,14. Henry Speight,15. Jesse Mogg

Replacements :16. Siliva Siliva,17. Ruaidhri Murphy,18. Colby Faingaa ,19. Fotu Auelua,20. Ian Prior,21. Joseph Tomane,22. Robbie Coleman


1. Greg Holmes, 2. Saia Faingaa , 3. James Slipper (c), 4. Adam Wallace-Harrison, 5. Rob Simmons, 6. Eddie Quirk, 7. Liam Gill, 8. Jake Schatz, 9. Ben Lucas, 10. Quade Cooper, 11. Digby Ioane, 12. Ben Tapuai (vc), 13. Aidan Toua, 14. Dom Shipperley, 15. Mike Harris

Replacements : 16. Albert Anae,17. James Hanson,18. Ed O'Donoghue,19. Jarrad Butler,20. Nick Frisby,21. Jono Lance,22. Chris F'Sautia

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