Super Rugby Pacific
Blues vs Chiefs

Blues
31
vs
17
Chiefs
  • Time Sat, Jun 1, 2024, 7:05 AM
  • Location Eden Park
  • Referee Ben O'Keeffe
Blues
Blues
Chiefs
Chiefs
  • Ioane63'
  • Sotutu53'
  • Tele'a42'
  • Sotutu18'
  • Riccitelli8'
Tries
  • Ioane79'
  • Tupaea67'
  • Ross37'
  • Plummer54'
  • Plummer44'
  • Plummer20'
Conversions
  • McKenzie38'
Blues
Blues
Chiefs
Chiefs
Attack
5Tries3
423Metres344
99Carries115
12Defenders Beaten20
4Clean Breaks3
111Passes179
5Offloads9
10Turnovers Conceded10
Defence
135Tackles127
20Missed Tackles12
5Turnovers Won4
Kicking
19Kicks in Play14
3/5Conversions1/3
N/APenalty GoalsN/A
N/ADrop GoalsN/A
Breakdown
75Rucks Won75
3Rucks Lost1
96%Rucks Success Rate98%
10Mauls Won3
Set Plays
12Lineouts Won12
1Lineouts Lost1
92%Lineouts Success Rate92%
10Scrums Won6
0Scrums Lost0
100%Scrums Success Rate100%
Discipline
8Penalties Conceded13
0Red Cards0
1Yellow Cards1
Blues
Blues
Chiefs
Chiefs
Ofa Tu'ungafasi
1Ofa Tu'ungafasi
Aidan Ross
1Aidan Ross
Ricky Riccitelli
2Ricky Riccitelli
Bradley Slater
2Bradley Slater
Marcel Renata
3Marcel Renata
George Dyer
3George Dyer
Patrick Tuipulotu
4Patrick Tuipulotu
Naitoa Ah Kuoi
4Naitoa Ah Kuoi
Sam Darry
5Sam Darry
Jimmy Tupou
5Jimmy Tupou
Akira Ioane
6Akira Ioane
Samipeni Finau
6Samipeni Finau
Dalton Papali'i
7Dalton Papali'i
Luke Jacobson
7Luke Jacobson
Hoskins Sotutu
8Hoskins Sotutu
Wallace Sititi
8Wallace Sititi
Finlay Christie
9Finlay Christie
Cortez Ratima
9Cortez Ratima
Stephen Perofeta
10Stephen Perofeta
Damian McKenzie
10Damian McKenzie
Caleb Clarke
11Caleb Clarke
Peniasi Malimali
11Peniasi Malimali
Harry Plummer
12Harry Plummer
Rameka Poihipi
12Rameka Poihipi
AJ Lam
13AJ Lam
Daniel Rona
13Daniel Rona
Mark Tele'a
14Mark Tele'a
Liam Coombes-Fabling
14Liam Coombes-Fabling
Cole Forbes
15Cole Forbes
Etene Nanai-Seturo
15Etene Nanai-Seturo
Substitutes
Kurt Eklund
16Kurt Eklund
Samisoni Taukei'aho
16Samisoni Taukei'aho
Josh Fusitu'a
17Josh Fusitu'a
Ollie Norris
17Ollie Norris
Angus Ta'avao
18Angus Ta'avao
Sione Ahio
18Sione Ahio
Cameron Suafoa
19Cameron Suafoa
Simon Parker
19Simon Parker
Adrian Choat
20Adrian Choat
Kaylum Boshier
20Kaylum Boshier
Sam Nock
21Sam Nock
Xavier Roe
21Xavier Roe
Corey Evans
22Corey Evans
Josh Ioane
22Josh Ioane
Caleb Tangitau
23Caleb Tangitau
Quinn Tupaea
23Quinn Tupaea
Coaches
Vern Cotter
Clayton McMillan
80End Of Second HalfIt's all over! The referee has blown their whistle to end the game.
80Conversion - Missed LeftChiefs go for goal with Josh Ioane taking the conversion but their aim is not up to scratch as the ball slides to the left of the post.
79Try - Passing MoveA wonderful passing move by Chiefs is finished off by Josh Ioane
79Try AssistSpellbinding play by Rameka Poihipi is finished off with a try.
78Clean BreakThis is dangerous for the defence as Rameka Poihipi bursts through to advance the Chiefs attack.
76Clean BreakThis is dangerous for the defence as Cole Forbes bursts through to advance the Blues attack.
71Substitution onBlues decide to make a substitution, with Kurt Eklund getting some game time.
71Substitution offBlues decide to make a substitution, with Ricky Riccitelli being replaced.
68Conversion - Missed RightJosh Ioane curls the ball too far, missing the posts to the right.
67Try - Close rangeQuinn Tupaea scores the try from close range.
67Clean BreakA gap opened in the defence and Quinn Tupaea took full advantage.
67Try AssistXavier Roe sets up the try.
66Substitution onBlues make a substitution with Adrian Choat coming on.
66Substitution offBlues make a substitution with Akira Ioane coming off.
64Substitution onChiefs sub Kaylum Boshier comes onto the field.
64Substitution offLuke Jacobson departs for Chiefs.
64Substitution onChiefs sub Simon Parker comes onto the field.
64Substitution offSamipeni Finau departs for Chiefs.
64Substitution onBlues sub Cameron Suafoa comes onto the field.
64Substitution offSam Darry departs for Blues.
64Conversion - Missed LeftHarry Plummer curls the ball too far, missing the posts to the left.
63Try - Close rangeBlues are only a few metres out, surely they must score! And they do with Akira Ioane touching down.
60Substitution onChiefs sub Quinn Tupaea comes onto the field.
60Substitution offEtene Nanai-Seturo departs for Chiefs.
60Substitution onChiefs sub Josh Ioane comes onto the field.
60Substitution offDamian McKenzie departs for Chiefs.
60Substitution onBlues sub Sam Nock comes onto the field.
60Substitution offFinlay Christie departs for Blues.
60Substitution onBlues sub Josh Fusitu'a comes onto the field.
60Substitution offOfa Tu'ungafasi departs for Blues.
54Substitution onSione Ahio comes on.
54Substitution offGeorge Dyer comes off.
54Substitution onXavier Roe comes on.
54Substitution offCortez Ratima comes off.
54Conversion - KickedThe touch judges raise their flags as Harry Plummer kicks the conversion.
53Try - Close rangeNothing was going to stop Hoskins Sotutu from scoring as they record the try for Blues.
51Substitution onSamisoni Taukei'aho comes on.
51Substitution offBradley Slater comes off.
51Substitution onOllie Norris comes on.
51Substitution offAidan Ross comes off.
49Clean BreakAJ Lam makes the break as the defence re-enacts the parting of the red sea.
47Substitution onBlues decide to make a substitution, with Angus Ta'avao getting some game time.
47Substitution offBlues decide to make a substitution, with Marcel Renata being replaced.
45Clean BreakEtene Nanai-Seturo makes the break as the defence re-enacts the parting of the red sea.
44Conversion - KickedHarry Plummer adds the two points for Blues.
42Try - Close rangeThe defence are desperately trying to hold out here but it was to no avail as Mark Tele'a dots the ball down from close range.
42Try AssistFinlay Christie played a key part in that try.
40Start Of Second HalfThe second half kicks off.
40End Of First HalfThe half-time whistle blows and both teams head for the dressing rooms.
38Conversion - KickedDamian McKenzie does the business as their conversion attempt goes over.
37Try - Close rangeThe pick and go results in a try for Chiefs as Aidan Ross goes over.
37Try AssistThat's a great try assist by Damian McKenzie.
35Yellow cardHoskins Sotutu (Blues) is shown a yellow card
29Substitution onWallace Sititi comes on.
29Substitution offOllie Norris comes off.
26Clean BreakTrouble here as Caleb Clarke breaches the defence.
21Substitution onChiefs decide to make a substitution, with Ollie Norris getting some game time.
21Substitution offChiefs decide to make a substitution, with Wallace Sititi being replaced.
20Conversion - KickedHarry Plummer makes no mistake with that conversion attempt.
18Try - Close rangeBlues are stopped just a few metres from the try line but Hoskins Sotutu picks up from the base of the ruck to score the try.
17Yellow cardAidan Ross (Chiefs) is shown a yellow card
17Clean BreakThis is dangerous for the defence as Harry Plummer bursts through to advance the Blues attack.
9Conversion - Missed LeftHarry Plummer has hooked the conversion to the left of the posts.
8Try - Rolling maulNobody could stop that maul! Ricky Riccitelli places the ball down for the try.
0Start Of First HalfWe are underway as the referee blows their whistle.