Date : Friday, June 2, 2023 Kick Off : 09:05 Venue : Eden Park Tournament : Super Rugby Pacific Round : pool stage
All times shown are french time,
refresh to see your local time.

Blues
16
9LB

Highlanders

Match Blues vs Highlanders

Match between Blues squad and Highlanders squad was played at Eden Park as of round #15 of Super Rugby Pacific . Before kick-off Blues was in 3rd position and Highlanders 9th.

Lineups

Game sheet Blues vs Highlanders
YC RC Drop Penalty Conversion Try Players Players Try Conversion Penalty Drop RC YC
Ofa TU'UNGAFASI 1 Ethan DE GROOT
Ricky RICCITELLI 2 Andrew MAKALIO
Nepo LAULALA 3 Jermaine AINSLEY 57'
28' Patrick TUIPULOTU 4 Pari Pari PARKINSON
James TUCKER 5 Max HICKS
Tom ROBINSON 6 Shannon FRIZELL
Anton SEGNER 7 Billy HARMON
Dalton PAPALI'I 8 Hugh RENTON
Finlay CHRISTIE 9 Aaron SMITH
Stephen PEROFETA 10 Freddie BURNS
Caleb CLARKE 11 Jona NAREKI
7' 24' 40' 29' Harry PLUMMER 12 Sam GILBERT 1' 8' 78'
Rieko IOANE 13 Matt WHAANGA
Mark TELEA 14 Scott GREGORY
Zarn SULLIVAN 15 Mitch HUNT
 
Kurt EKLUND 16 Rhys MARSHALL
Jordan LAY 17 Dan LIENERT-BROWN
Marcel RENATA 18 Saula MA'U
Rob RUSH 19 Marino MIKAELE TU'U
Akira IOANE 20 Sean WITHY
Sam NOCK 21 Folau FAKATAVA
Roger TUIVASA-SHECK 22 Fetuli PAEA
AJ LAM 23 Connor GARDEN-BACHOP
Replacements
TUCKER 🡇 🡅 IOANE 1' #1 50' HICKS 🡇 🡅 WITHY
IOANE 🡇 🡅 TUCKER 14' #2 54' MAKALIO 🡇 🡅 MARSHALL
CLARKE 🡇 🡅 LAM 54' #3 58' WHAANGA 🡇 🡅 MA'U
CHRISTIE 🡇 🡅 NOCK 62' #4 62' DE GROOT 🡇 🡅 LIENERT-BROWN
LAULALA 🡇 🡅 RENATA 62' #5 64' PARKINSON 🡇 🡅 MIKAELE TU'U
TU'UNGAFASI 🡇 🡅 LAY 62' #6 64' SMITH 🡇 🡅 FAKATAVA
RICCITELLI 🡇 🡅 EKLUND 62' #7 68' AINSLEY 🡇 🡅 PAEA
TUCKER 🡇 🡅 IOANE 64' #8 74' BURNS 🡇 🡅 GARDEN-BACHOP
PLUMMER 🡇 🡅 TUIVASA-SHECK 66' #9
PAPALI'I 🡇 🡅 RUSH 74' #10

Interesting datas(1)

Blues VS Highlanders
924 kg (115.50 kg) Pack weight
(average)
946 kg (118.25 kg)
28 ans Forwards average age 27 ans
26 ans Backs average age 27 ans
198 cm Tallest player 205 cm
New Zealand : 67% (10/15)
Tonga : 7% (1/15)
South Africa : 7% (1/15)
Samoa : 7% (1/15)
Germany : 7% (1/15)
Scotland : 7% (1/15)
Differents nationalities for starters New Zealand : 87% (13/15)
Tonga : 7% (1/15)
England : 7% (1/15)
New Zealand : 70% (16/23)
Samoa : 13% (3/23)
Tonga : 4% (1/23)
South Africa : 4% (1/23)
Germany : 4% (1/23)
Scotland : 4% (1/23)
Differents nationalities for all the team New Zealand : 78% (18/23)
Tonga : 17% (4/23)
England : 4% (1/23)

(1) Calculations based on data in the database, which may be incomplete.

Timeline

Score : 0 - 0, 0 - 3, 3 - 3, 3 - 6, 6 - 6, 11 - 6, 13 - 6, 16 - 6, 16 - 9
Gap : 0, -3, 0, -3, 0, +5, +7, +10, +10, +7

Standings before and after

Before

Super Rugby Pacific Round 14 Pts P. W. D. L. Diff. B.
1 Blues 5 1 1 0 0 40 1
2 Hurricanes 5 1 1 0 0 34 1
3 Chiefs 5 1 1 0 0 21 1
4 Western Force 4 1 1 0 0 7 0
5 Brumbies 4 1 1 0 0 6 0
6 Fijian Drua 4 1 1 0 0 2 0
7 Moana Pasifika 1 1 0 0 1 -2 1
8 Waratahs 1 1 0 0 1 -6 1
9 Rebels 1 1 0 0 1 -7 1
10 Crusaders 0 1 0 0 1 -21 0
11 Reds 0 1 0 0 1 -34 0
12 Highlanders 0 1 0 0 1 -40 0

After

Super Rugby Pacific Round 15 Pts P. W. D. L. Diff. B.
1 Chiefs 59 14 13 0 1 226 7
2 Crusaders 48 14 10 0 4 179 8
3 Blues 46 14 10 0 4 154 6
4 Brumbies 46 14 10 0 4 81 6
5 Hurricanes 41 14 9 0 5 142 5
6 Waratahs 31 14 6 0 8 -21 7
7 Fijian Drua 26 14 6 0 8 -122 2
8 Reds 24 14 5 0 9 -60 4
9 Highlanders 24 14 5 0 9 -97 4
10 Western Force 22 14 5 0 9 -148 2
11 Rebels 21 14 4 0 10 -78 5
12 Moana Pasifika 8 14 1 0 13 -256 4
Super Rugby Pacific Table

Others matches in theSuper Rugby Pacific

Super Rugby Pacific Fixtures and Results