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Waratahs 26 Cheetahs 3

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The Waratahs are on top of the log and if they want to stay there they will need to win this match. A bonus point would help as the other two contenders for the top of the log are unlikely to get one tomorrow.


Almost Live match summary


Referee: Chris Pollock (NZ)


Conditions – Good


Time: 0.00
Cheetahs kick off and give away a penalty for tackling a player in the air
5.30
The Cheetahs are on the attack and for for the line
The ref says we go upstairs
TV ref gets a tough one. He says no – held up
10.00
The Cheetahs are playing well and this is taking the Sydney crowd out of it.
17.00
Sinethemba Zweni puts in another high tackle and this time is sinbinned
Waratahs now have the extra man
22.00
The Cheetahs give away a penalty and Hewat takes it
He gets it
Waratahs 3 Cheetahs 0
Gee those first points were a long time coming
26.00
Cheetahs are playing this game very cleverly
They are a man down and taking their time with everything using up minutes
26.30
Halangahu makes a great break and gets the ball to Sailor who powers over BUT is held up
Waratahs are pushing hard now
They send Lyons over the line but he too is held up
28.00
Waratahs get a very kickable penalty
Hewat gets it
Waratahs 6 Cheetahs 0
36.00
Its a bit of a slow game with both packs working hard
40.01
The Hooter blows – its half time

Its a very tight game and its clear that the Cheetahs coach Rassie Erasmus hos done his homework on the Waratahs
Waratahs 6 Cheetahs 0


Second half is underway
44.00
The Cheetahs are awarded a penalty
de Waal gets it
Waratahs 6 Cheetahs 3
48.00
The Waratahs are awarded another penalty
Hewat gets it
Waratahs 9 Cheetahs 3
53.00
There is no flow in this match and both sides keep dropping the ball
The Cheetahs are playing this match in a stop start fashion to frustrate the Waratahs into making mistakes
58.00
The Waratahs are pressing hard now at the Cheetahs line
They are awarded a penalty
Hewat gets it
Waratahs 12 Cheetahs 3
The Cheetahs keep getting injuries and the medical staff are coming on with earpieces and are suspisciously talking to the Cheetahs players while pouring water on Ryno van der Merwe’s FEET! Clearly they are getting instructions from the coach.
61.00
Its constant stopping now for Cheetahs “injuries”
63.00
Sam Norton Knight is on for Shaun Berne at 12
66.00
The Waratahs get over the line but its called forward
Waratahs 12 Cheetahs 3
67.00
The Cheetahs have another injury
70.00
Sailor dodges three tackles to get over for the try
Waratahs 17 Cheetahs 3
Hewat gets the penalty
Waratahs 19 Cheetahs 3
74.00
Waratahs Norton Knight kicks over and nearly creates a try for Waugh
76.00
Peter Hewat takes a great intercept and scores a try under the posts
Hewat gets the conversion
Waratahs 26 Cheetahs 3
79.00
Cheetahs get in a great move but the handling is poor in the end
80.00
The siren sounds

Its full time


Full time score

Waratahs 26 Cheetahs 3


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Scorers


Waratahs


Tries
Sailor
Hewat

Conversions
Hewat  2

Penalties
Hewat 4

Drop goals


Cheetahs


Tries

Conversions

Penalties
de Waal

Drop goals


Teams


Waratahs:
15 Peter Hewat, 14 Wendell Sailor, 13 Morgan Turinui, 12 Shaun Berne, 11 Lote Tuqiri, 10, Daniel Halangahu, 9 Chris Whitaker (c), 8 David Lyons, 7 Stephen Hoiles, 6 Wycliff Palu, 5 Daniel Vickerman, 4 Alex Kanaar, 3 Al Baxter, 2 Adam Freier, 1 Benn Robinson.
Reserves: 16 Tatafu Polota-Nau, 17 Matt Dunning, 18 Will Caldwell, 19 Rocky Elsom, 20 Phil Waugh, 21 Brett Sheehan, 22, Sam Norton-Knight, 23 Chris Siale.


Cheetahs:
15 Bevin Fortuin, 14 Giscard Pieters, 13 Ronnie Cooke, 12 Keith Lowen, 11 Sinethemba Zweni, 10 Willem de Waal, 9 Michael Claassens, 8 Frans Viljoen, 7 Ockie van Zyl, 6 Ryno van der Merwe (c), 5 Barend Pieterse, 4 Corniel van Zyl, 3 Jannie du Plessis, 2 Tiaan Liebenberg, 1 Os du Randt.
Reserves: 16 Ollie le Roux, 17 Wian du Preez, 18 Cobus Grobler, 19 Gareth Krause, 20 Kabamba Floors, 21 Falie Oelschig, 22 Eddie Fredericks.

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