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    Reds snatch last-gap victory

    2012-02-25 12:25
    Cape Town - The Reds have beaten the Waratahs in their all-Australian Conference Round 1 Super Rugby match in Sydney on Saturday.

    The Reds won 25-21 after leading 12-8 at half-time.

    The Reds scored an injury time match-winning try through wing Dom Shipperley, while flyhalf Mike Harris kicked the conversion and six penalties.

    The Waratahs replied with two tries through scrumhalf Sarel Pretorius and No 8 Wycliff Palu. Flyhalf Daniel Halangahu was on target with a conversion and three penalties.

    In next weekend's Round 2 action, the Waratahs travel to Melbourne to face the Rebels, while the Reds host the Force in Brisbane.



    15 Adam Ashley-Cooper, 14 Tom Kingston, 13 Rob Horne, 12 Tom Carter, 11 Brackin Karauria-Henry, 10 Daniel Halangahu (captain), 9 Sarel Pretorius, 8 Wycliff Palu, 7 Chris Alcock, 6 Dave Dennis, 5 Dean Mumm, 4 Kane Douglas, 3 Sekope Kepu, 2 Tatafu Polota-Nau, 1 Benn Robinson

    Substitutes: 16 Damien Fitzpatrick, 17 Paddy Ryan, 18 Lopeti Timani, 19 Jono Jenkins, 20 Brendan McKibbin, 21 Bernard Foley, 22 Nathan Trist

    15 Luke Morahan, 14 Dom Shipperley, 13 Anthony Faingaa, 12 Ben Tapuai, 11 Digby Ioane, 10 Mike Harris, 9 Will Genia, 8 Jake Schatz, 7 Beau Robinson, 6 Scott Higginbotham, 5 James Horwill (captain), 4 Rob Simmons, 3 James Slipper, 2 James Hanson, 1 Ben Daley

    Substitutes: 16 Albert Anae, 17 Greg Holmes, 18 Van Humphries, 19 Radike Samo, 20 Liam Gill, 21 Ben Lucas, 22 Jono Lance
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