Date : Saturday, December 16, 2023 Kick Off : 16:15 Venue : Emirates Airline Park Tournament : Challenge Cup Round : pool stage
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Lions
35TB
13

Newcastle

Match Lions vs Newcastle

Match between Lions squad and Newcastle squad was played at Emirates Airline Park as of round #2 of Challenge Cup . Before kick-off Lions was in 2nd position and Newcastle 5th.

Lineups

Game sheet Lions vs Newcastle
YC RC Drop Penalty Conversion Try Players Players Try Conversion Penalty Drop YC RC
28' Jean-Pierre SMITH 1 Adam BROCKLEBANK
18' PJ BOTHA 2 Charlie MADDISON
Asenathi NTLABAKANYE 3 Mark TAMPIN
Willem ALBERTS 4 Tim CARDALL
Darrien-Lane LANDSBERG 5 Kiran MCDONALD
50' 76' Emmanuel TSHITUKA 6 Philip VAN DER WALT 40'
Ruan VENTER 7 Josh BAINBRIDGE 36'
Francke HORN 8 John KELLY
Morné VAN DEN BERG 9 Josh BARTON
19' 29' 51' 70' 78' Sanele NOHAMBA 10 Brett CONNON 59' 8' 32'
Rabz MAXWANE 11 Louis BROWN
69' Marius LOUW 12 Cammy HUTCHISON
Rynhardt JONKER 13 Ben STEVENSON
Richard KRIEL 14 Nathan GREENWOOD
Quan HORN 15 Elliott OBATOYINBO
 
Jaco VISAGIE 16 Michael VAN VUUREN
Morgan NAUDÉ 17 Mark DORMER
Ruan SMITH 18 Murray MCCALLUM
Raynard ROETS 19 Adam SCOTT
Izan ESTERHUIZEN 20 Freddie LOCKWOOD 58'
JC PRETORIUS 21 Ben DOUGLAS
Jordan HENDRIKSE 22 Josh THOMAS
Gianni LOMBARD 23 George WACOKECOKE
Replacements
NTLABAKANYE 🡇 🡅 SMITH 54' #1 44' TAMPIN 🡇 🡅 MCCALLUM
BOTHA 🡇 🡅 VISAGIE 54' #2 50' VAN DER WALT 🡇 🡅 LOCKWOOD
SMITH 🡇 🡅 NAUDÉ 54' #3 51' MADDISON 🡇 🡅 VAN VUUREN
ALBERTS 🡇 🡅 ROETS 59' #4 58' MCDONALD 🡇 🡅 SCOTT
VENTER 🡇 🡅 PRETORIUS 60' #5 58' BROWN 🡇 🡅 WACOKECOKE
VAN DEN BERG 🡇 🡅 HENDRIKSE 66' #6 64' HUTCHISON 🡇 🡅 THOMAS
HORN 🡇 🡅 LOMBARD 73' #7 68' BARTON 🡇 🡅 DOUGLAS
LANDSBERG 🡇 🡅 ESTERHUIZEN 74' #8 70' BROCKLEBANK 🡇 🡅 DORMER

Interesting datas(1)

Lions VS Newcastle
945 kg (118.13 kg) Pack weight
(average)
929 kg (116.13 kg)
27 ans Forwards average age 29 ans
25 ans Backs average age 24 ans
198 cm Tallest player 203 cm
South Africa : 87% (13/15)
Zimbabwe : 7% (1/15)
Congo : 7% (1/15)
Differents nationalities for starters England : 80% (12/15)
Scotland : 13% (2/15)
South Africa : 7% (1/15)
South Africa : 91% (21/23)
Zimbabwe : 4% (1/23)
Congo : 4% (1/23)
Differents nationalities for all the team England : 70% (16/23)
Scotland : 13% (3/23)
South Africa : 9% (2/23)
Wales : 4% (1/23)
Fiji : 4% (1/23)

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

Timeline

Score : 0 - 0, 0 - 3, 5 - 3, 7 - 3, 12 - 3, 14 - 3, 14 - 6, 19 - 6, 21 - 6, 21 - 11, 21 - 13, 26 - 13, 28 - 13, 33 - 13, 35 - 13
Gap : 0, -3, +2, +4, +9, +11, +8, +8, +8, +13, +15, +10, +8, +13, +15, +20, +22

Standings before and after

Before

Challenge Cup - Pool 2 Round 1 Pts P. W. D. L. Diff. B.
1 Montpellier 5 1 1 0 0 5 1
2 Ospreys 5 1 1 0 0 9 1
3 Lions 4 1 1 0 0 16 0
4 Benetton 1 1 0 0 1 -9 1
5 Newcastle 1 1 0 0 1 -5 1
6 Perpignan 0 1 0 0 1 -16 0

After

Challenge Cup - Pool 2 Round 2 Pts P. W. D. L. Diff. B.
1 Montpellier 10 2 2 0 0 38 2
2 Lions 9 2 2 0 0 38 1
3 Benetton 6 2 1 0 1 13 2
4 Ospreys 5 2 1 0 1 -24 1
5 Newcastle 1 2 0 0 2 -27 1
6 Perpignan 0 2 0 0 2 -38 0
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