FULL-TIME: STORMERS 14-33 BLUES. The Stormers suffer their first defeat of the 2020 season.
The Stormers are metres from the Blues try line, they are awarded a penalty and kick for touch.
Play is inside the Stormers half of the field, with only glimpses of breaking through on either side, neither side is showing quality signs of scoring points.
The Stormers are inside the Blues half and the home side will feed a scrum in an ideal attacking situation.
PENALTY! BLUES! BLACK! 14-33: Black extends the lead for the visitors.
Attack after attack, the Blues are met with a very stern Stormers defensive line, but the visitors are moving upfield.
PENALTY! BLUES! BLACK! 14-30: Black gets the first points of the second half.
The Blues still have possession and are relentless on attack. The Stormers are holding firm on defence but are stuck in their half of the field for last ten minutes.
The Stormers are put under pressure as the Blues attack deep inside the home side's territory.
Willemse gets the second half underway.
STORMERS 14-27 BLUES
TRY! BLUES! MARCHANT! 14-25: Marchant scores his second try and the Blues score on the stroke of halftime.
CONVERSION! BLUES! BLACK! 14-27: Black adds the extras as the hooter sounds.
CONVERSION! STORMERS! WILLEMSE! 14-20: Willemse adds the extras
TRY! STORMERS! PETERSEN! 12-20: Sergeal Petersen receives an accurate pass from Willemse to crash over for the Stormers' second try.
The Stormers advance towards the Blues' 22, but they lose the ball in contact. The visitors will feed the scrum.
YELLOW CARD! BLUES! TELEA! Mark Telea is sin-binned for playing Sergeal Petersen in the air.
CONVERSION! STORMERS! WILLEMSE! 7-20: Damian Willemse adds the extras as the home side reduce the Blues lead.
TRY! STORMERS! AUGUSTUS! 5-20: Juarno Augustus gets the Newlands crowd revved up as he crashes over from close range.
CONVERSION! BLUES! BLACK! 0-20: Black adds the extras and the visiting side are ahead by three converted tries.
TRY! BLUES! PAPALII! 0-18: Dalton Papalii dives over in the left corner for his side's second try. The Stormers defense has not leaked a try this season at home before this game, and already they have conceded two.
The Blues launch an attack after the Stormers kick the ball downfield. Play is taken deep inside the home side territory.
PENALTY! BLUES! BLACK! 0-13: Black extends his side's lead to 13 points.
CONVERSION! BLUES! BLACK! 0-10: Black adds the extras as the visitors take a commanding 10-point lead in the opening 10 minutes.
TRY! BLUES! MARCHANT! 0-8: Joe Marchant canters over with a broad smile, probably for his easiest try that he will score in his career.
PENALTY! BLUES! BLACK! 0-3: Otere Black gets the first points of the game. The visitors draw first blood.
The Blues get us underway and they have the advantage with a lineout inside the Stormers half.
Hello and welcome to the live coverage from Cape Town between the Stormers and Blues. Team news to follow shortly.
Stormers: 15 Dillyn Leyds, 14 Sergeal Petersen, 13 Ruhan Nel, 12 Jamie Roberts, 11 Seabelo Senatla, 10 Damian Willemse, 9 Herschel Jantjies, 8 Juarno Augustus, 7 Pieter-Steph du Toit, 6 Jaco Coetzee, 5 JD Schickerling, 4 Chris van Zyl, 3 Wilco Louw, 2 Scarra Ntubeni, 1 Steven Kitshoff (c)
Replacements: 16 Chad Solomon, 17 Kwenzo Blose, 18 Frans Malherbe, 19 Salmaan Moerat, 20 Cobus Wiese, 21 Ernst van Rhyn, 22 Godlen Masimla, 23 Jean-Luc du Plessis
Blues: 15 Stephen Perofeta, 14 Joe Marchant, 13 Rieko Ioane, 12 TJ Faiane, 11 Mark Telea, 10 Otere Black, 9 Sam Nock, 8 Hoskins Sotutu, 7 Dalton Papalii, 6 Tom Robinson, 5 Jacob Pierce, 4 Patrick Tuipulotu (c), 3 Sione Mafileo, 2 Kurt Eklund, 1 Karl Tu’inukuafe
Replacements:16 Luteru Tolai, 17 Marcel Renata, 18 Ofa Tuungafasi, 19 Aaron Carroll, 20 Blake Gibson, 21 Jonathan Ruru, 22 Harry Plummer, 23 Matt Duffie
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