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Kick-off local time : Sat, 15 March 2014 - 19h40
Kick-off : Sat, 15 March 2014 - 10h40
Venue : Canberra
Referee : Jaco Peyper (South Africa)
Match status : Result
  Brumbies Waratahs
Tries Nic White (14min), Jesse Mogg (17min), and Tevita Kuridrani (54min) Michael Hooper (63min) and Israel Folau (74min)
Penalties Nic White (5min), Nic White (39min), and Nic White (80min) Bernard Foley (3min), Bernard Foley (11min), and Bernard Foley (27min)
Conversions Nic White (15min) and Nic White (18min) Bernard Foley (63min) and Bernard Foley (74min)
Penalty tries
Yellow cards Matt Toomua (60min) and Ruan Smith (73min)
Red cards
Minute Commentary


Join us again later as we head over to South Africa where the Lions and the Sharks host the Blues and Reds respectively - Be sure to follow our live games for the Six nations with England, Irelandand France still in the hunt for the Trophy


White takes his time and knocks over the PENALTY, there's time for a restart but its claimed and the Brumbies boot it out to take a solid victory


Time is slipping away with multiple reset scrums and the Brumbies are happy to milk it as they earn a penalty


TRY - Israel Folau is given space and he beats a couple defenders as he runs across the field sideways into the corner to dot down. CONVERSION - Foley nailes it from out wide


Waratahs still attacking hard and the ref issues another YELLOW CARD to Ruan Smith for more repeated infringements


Brumbies sustain some pressure but are able to get hands on the ball and clear their lines - time is starting to run out for the 'Tahs


Its held up and the ref goes back for the penalty advantage, The Waratahs go for another scrum but its a tight head and the Brumbies come away with it


Tahs' shunt the scrum which lets Palu pick and dive over the line - he may be held up as the TMO has a look


The Brumbies are forced to dot down over their line giving the 'Tahs a 5 metre scrum


There has been a momentum shift as the Waratahs look to be on the ascendancy leaving the Brumbies to soak up pressure for the last 14 minutes


TRY - Hooper finally gets the 'Tahs first try, after some patient build up the Waratahs take advantage of the the extra man. CONVERSION - Foley adds the extra two points


Waratahs are not able to earn any points as a big kick has put the Brumbies back in to the 'Tah's half, but the ref sends up a tackle to the TMO and its deemed early - Waratahs back on attack


the ref has had enough of the Brumbies repeat infringements and has YELLOW CARDed Matt Toomua for not rolling away


Waratahs have been camped down in Brumbies territory and will be desperate to earn some points for their effort as they set a line out


Waratahs earn a free kick and surge for the line, they have a penalty advantage and they tap and go again, the ball is spillt forward and the Brumbies can clear


Waratahs have a kickable penalty but decide on the scrum on the Brumbies 22


White misses the tough conversion


TRY - Ben Alexander busts a couple tackles and surges for the line, the Waratahs are no where and the ball is swung out to the wings where Tevita Kuridrani is on hand to dot down in the corner


Another maul by the Brumbies but the 'Tahs counter ruck and can clear - but not very far


The Brumbies Maul it up and milk a penalty for side entry by the 'Tahs


Toomua breaks the line and puts the Brumbies on the frontfoot, Pat McCabe goes close,Matt Toomua then looks for a cross kick but its too much for Coleman - they have a penalty advantage and go for the lineout 5 metres out


Another chance now for the Brumbies who are stringing phases together into the Waratahs 22, Nic White finds some space and takes a snap drop goal but its wide


Mogg looks for territory but kicks out on the full giving possession back to the 'Tahs


Waratahs now have their chance to attack as they probe into the Brumbies half looking for a hole


Brumbies in the attack early on as they put pressure on the 'Tahs defense but Hooper wins a penalty when contesting for the ball - pressure is relieved


We are back underway in Canberra as White kicks off


Thats HALF TIME as the Brumbies kicks it into touch


The Brumbies are able to milk a penalty and decide to kick for poles. PENALTY - White adds the three


After some resets scrum the ref has had enough and awards a free kick against the Waratahs for Phipps putting the ball in skew - Brumbies now have a good attacking scrum chance


Brumbies back on attack now, flooding forward into the 'Tah's half but its knocked on at a critical moment and the 'Tahs have a scrum


Warathas had a likely try scoring opportunity but its juggled by Foley and the Brumbies come away with it, Mogg has a run until he is bundled into touch


Another crunching tackle by the Brumbies, this time Matt Toomua, the pressure leads to a ball being hacked into the in goal area where the Waratahs dot down


Brumbies surging for the line but the Michael Hooper is on his feet to win the penalty for the 'Tahs and they can relive the pressure


PENALTY - Foley adds the simple three points


The Waratahs decide on another kick as the Brumbies are penalised for collapsing the scrum


Foley's kick is off the posts and its knocked on by the Brumbies - 'Tahs have an attacking scrum


'Tahs win a penalty and have a decision to make - they opt for a kick at goal.


Waratahs now have a chance to attack as they set a lineout in the Brumbies half, there are some ferocious hits comming in from the defending Brumbies


Brumbies are looking fired up and are holding onto the ball, they earn another penalty and White boots them deep into opposition half


CONVERSION - White kicks over his third


TRY - Mogg with some individual brilliance chips and chases, he outstrips Folau and dives on the ball and its grounded - the TMO has a look and eventually its given


CONVERSION - White pops over from his own try


TRY - Nic White scores a great try after a set piece play sets a ruck under the posts, White picks up and goes on the fringes where there was no defense


Waratahs kick the ball pretty aimlessly and Jesse Mogg punishes them with a brilliant kick that rolls out 5 metres from the 'Tahs line - its stolen by the Brumbies and they have a scrum


PENALTY - Foley slides over a difficult kick


Folau takes the ball out of the air brilliantly as he surges into the Brumbies 22, The Brumbies are flagged for a late hit after the ball is gone and the 'Tahs opt for posts.


Ben Robinson holds onto the ball allowing the Brumbies to relive some of the pressure through the penalty


A sweeping move for the Wartahs ends with them earning a penalty in the home teams half, the decide to go for the lineout 10 metres out


PENALTY - Brumbies set up a maul but it goes nowhere as Paddy Ryan is penalised for pulling it down. Nic White knocks it over


PENALTY - Foley kicks the Waratahs into the lead after the Brumbies were pinned for not rolling away


A great start for the Waratahs as two good chip kicks gets them right on the Brumbies line but they are penalised and the home team can clear - but its not out


We are underway as the Foley kicks deep


There has been a little bit of rain around the capital but it has halted for the time being and hopefully will stay away.


The Waratahs have been excellent this season so far with Israel Folau scoring five tries in two games and they will be looking to him to keep their momentum going after a bye last week


Welcome to our coverage of the Brumbies v Waratahs game in Canberra. The Brumbies have looked good and the coach has kept faith in his team with one change as Dave Dennis returns to captain the team.
15 Jesse Mogg
14 Henry Speight
13 Tevita Kuridrani
12 Christian Lealiifano
11 Robbie Coleman
10 Matt Toomua
9 Nic White
8 Ben Mowen
7 Jarrad Butler
6 Scott Fardy
5 Leon Power
4 Sam Carter
3 Ben Alexander
2 Josh Mann-Rea
1 Scott Sio

23 Pat McCabe
22 Joe Tomane
21 Michael Dowsett
20 Tom McVerry
19 Fotu Auelua
18 Allan Alaalatoa
17 Ruan Smith
16 Ruaidhri Murphy
15 Israel Folau
14 Alofa Alofa
13 Adam Ashley-Cooper
12 Kurtley Beale
11 Rob Horne
10 Bernard Foley
9 Nick Phipps
8 Wycliff Palu
7 Michael Hooper
6 Stephen Hoiles
5 Jacques Potgieter
4 Kane Douglas
3 Sekope Kepu
2 Tatafu Polota-Nau
1 Benn Robinson

22 Taqele . Naiyaravoro
21 Brendan McKibbin
20 Pat McCutcheon
19 Mitchell Chapman
18 Will Skelton
17 Jeremy Tilse
16 Tola Latu