NRC: By the numbers: Round 6 Re-cap

by staff

University of Canberra Vikings flyhalf Christian Lealiifano kicked six conversions as the ACT-based side hit the top of the 2015 Buildcorp National Rugby Championship for the first time this season.


CSU Country Eagles v Queensland Country at Newcastle No 2 Sportsground, Newcastle

Queensland Country 24 (M Jones, Penalty Try, T Tupou tries; D Taumata 3 cons) defeated CSU Country Eagles 16 (D Feao, M Short tries; J Lance 2 cons)


North Harbour Rays v UC Vikings at Pittwater Park, Sydney

UC Vikings 63 (J Butler 2, J Niumata, J Dargaville, R Arnold, N Ah Wong, I Vaea 2, F Fainifo tries; C Lealiifano 6 cons) defeated North Harbour Rays 37 (R Hodge, J Porch 2, D Pili-Gaitau, M Adams tries; H Angus 4 cons)


Perth Spirit v Melbourne Rising at McGillivray Fields, UWA Park, Perth

Perth Spirit 31 (R Louwrens, B Lacey 2, K Godwin, A Cottrell tries; L Burton, I Prior cons) defeated Melbourne Rising 21 (B Meehan, S Ili, J Placid tries; J Debreczeni


Sydney Stars v Greater Sydney Rams at Leichhardt Oval, Sydney

Sydney Stars 44 (H Jones 3, T Robertson, A Robinson, J Tuapou, C Yassmin tries; J McGregor 2, C Kagiassis cons) defeated Greater Sydney Rams 32 (J Gillespie, K Meafua, M McDougall, J Holloway tries; M Teki 4 cons)


2015 Buildcorp NRC standings after Round 6:

1 UC Vikings 24 points, 2 Brisbane City 24 points, 3 Sydney Stars 14 points, 4 Melbourne Rising 12 points, 5 Perth Spirit 10 points, 6 Queensland Country 9 points, 7 CSU Country Eagles 9 points, 8 North Harbour Rays 5 points, 9 Greater Sydney Rams 3 points


2015 Buildcorp NRC top try scorers after Round 6:

1. Harry Jones, Sydney Stars, 7 tries

2. Samu Kerevi, Brisbane City, 6 tries

2. Junior Laloifi, Brisbane City, 6 tries

2. Nigel Ah Wong, UC Vikings, 6 tries


2015 Buildcorp NRC top points scorers after Round 6:

1. Sam Greene, Queensland Country, 68 points

2. Jake McIntyre, Brisbane City, 67 points

3. Hamish Angus, North Harbour Rays, 59 points




Round 7 Fixtures:

Thursday 1 October, Greater Sydney Rams v North Harbour Rays, Pirtek Stadium, Sydney; 7.30pm AEST, LIVE on FOX SPORTS 502

Friday 2 October, UC Vikings v Melbourne Rising, Viking Park, Canberra; 7:30pm AEST, and FOX SPORTS NOW

Friday 2 October, Sydney Stars v Brisbane City, Leichhardt Oval, Sydney; 7:30pm AEST, and FOX SPORTS NOW

Sunday 4 October, Perth Spirit v CSU Country Eagles, McGillivray Fields, UWA Park, Perth; 3:00pm AEST, and FOX SPORTS