Cape Town – Tevita Kuridrani led the way with a hat-trick as the Brumbles secured a win against the Bulls in their Super Rugby encounter at the GIO Stadium in Canberra on Friday.
The Brumbies won 22-10 after leading 12-10 at half-time.
The home side scored four tries in the
match through centre Kuridrani’s magnificent hat-trick and Irae Simone.
Christian Lealiifano added a conversion.
Meanwhile, the Bulls replied with a sole try thanks to loose forward Hanro Liebenberg with flyhalf Manie Libbok landing a conversion and a penalty.
week the Brumbies will fly to Japan where they will face the Sunwolves (Saturday, June 1 – 07:15 SA time) while the Bulls are in Eden Park where they’ll battle the Blues (Friday, May 31 – 09:35).
More to follow…
Tries: Tevita Kuridrani (3), Irae Simone
Conversion: Christian Lealiifano
Try: Hanro Liebenberg
Conversion: Manie Libbok
15 Tom Banks, 14 Henry Speight, 13
Tevita Kuridrani, 12 Irae Simone, 11 Toni Pulu, 10 Christian Lealiifano
(captain), 9 Joe Powell, 8 Pete Samu, 7 Jahrome Brown, 6 Tom Cusack, 5
Sam Carter, 4 Rory Arnold, 3 Allan Alaalatoa, 2 Folau Fainga’a, 1 Scott
Connal Mcinerney, 17 James Slipper, 18 Leslie Leuluaialii-Makin, 19
Darcy Swain, 20 Murray Douglas, 21 Rob Valetini, 22 Ryan Lonergan, 23
15 Warrick Gelant, 14
Cornal Hendricks, 13 Johnny Kotze, 12 Burger Odendaal, 11 Rosko Specman,
10 Manie Libbok, 9 Andre Warner, 8 Duane Vermeulen (captain), 7 Hanro
Liebenberg, 6 Paul Schoeman, 5 RG Snyman, 4 Jason Jenkins, 3 Trevor
Nyakane, 2 Schalk Brits, 1 Lizo Gqoboka
Substitutes: 16 Jaco
Visagie, 17 Simphiwe Matanzima, 18 Wiehahn Herbst, 19 Jannes Kirsten, 20
Marco van Staden, 21 Embrose Papier, 22 JT Jackson, 23 Divan Rossouw