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But Rob Cribb can't pick it up cleanly. Double knock-on, and that's the game.
That's been spilled by Cobra Classified. Rob Cribb looks to steal the loose ball as the referee plays advantage.
Sticky Phlegm is tackled by Andrew James for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies have the ball at the base of the ruck and look to use it.
( 1:23.15: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/---0-|--A The next phase to be played from 43 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Great defensive work from the Jimmies, but they need a clean turnover.
The Morgies are looking to keep the ball in close here. Benny Read snatches the ball off the ruck and drives down field. He's moving sideways at the moment in the face of a good defensive line. His progress is halted by Brett Hall and a ruck forms.
( 1:23.00: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/---0-|--A The next phase to be played from 43 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Regan Hutchinson is tackled by Gareth Weaver for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies have got the ball clear quickly. Great work from the forwards.
( 1:22.45: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/---0-|--A Into Jimmies territory now. 42 metres from the halfway line.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He spins the ball down the backs until eventually the ball is in the hands of Regan Hutchinson.
Dion Alessi is tackled by Daniel Speirs for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies have the ball secured. What can they do with it?
( 1:22.30: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/---0-|--A Into Jimmies territory now. 40 metres from the halfway line.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He looks to spread the ball. He passes short to Dion Alessi.
15 phases in a row for the Morgies here. They're inching closer to the line.
Sticky Phlegm is tackled by James Torres for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies have held on to this one as the ball leaves the ruck.
( 1:22.15: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/--0--|--A That brings the ball up to 39 metres in Jimmies territory.
Bruce Force looks slightly surprised to receive the ball. He looks around, but he's plum out of decent options here. No room for him to get his engine started. Matthew Scoble is waiting for him, completes the tackle and a ruck is formed.
( 1:22.00: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/--0--|--A The next phase to be played from 39 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
John Heads with a great turn of pace. He's already gained 6 metres. Gareth Weaver is zeroing in for the tackle but he draws in the tackler and gets the offload away to Bruce Force.
( 1:21.45: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/-0---|--A We're now 33 metres into Jimmies territory.
Ginger Furball thinks about the offload. He's gained about a metre. Gareth Weaver is running across to close him down but incredibly, he's able to get the ball away to John Heads.
( 1:21.30: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/-0---|--A The next phase to be played from 32 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He passes to Dion Alessi who then passes on to John Heads who finds the next man outside him - Geoff Smith who shows quick hands to pass on to Ginger Furball.
Geoff Smith is tackled by Jono Chewie for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies are finding this difficult to clear out. It looks like there's more hands on the ball here than on a cheap whore's tits in a backstreet strip-club. Nevertheless, somehow they've dug this one out.
( 1:21.15: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/0----|--A The next phase to be played from 29 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Cobra Classified looks to be lining up for the pick and go, but instead he's decided to throw this one out wide. The defensive line rushes up to meet him and he can only go sideways. Ooh, he'll feel that one in the morning! Huge tackle from Ben Storer and he does well to present the ball to his forwards.
( 1:21.00: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/0----|--A 29 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
John Heads is tackled by Brett Hall for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies are there in force and jump in quickly to secure the ball.
( 1:20.45: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 26 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Morgan Burridge thinks about having a dart at the line. He's moving sideways at the moment in the face of a good defensive line. A thumping tackle by Gareth Weaver. A ruck forms as they fight over the ball.
Looks like the Morgies are playing for the crowds here. Can they finish off with a try, or are they going to give the Jimmies a sniff?
( 1:20.30: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A 26 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Dion Alessi with the ball off the back of the ruck. Draws the man and moves the ball to Morgan Burridge who comes up in support.
Cobra Classified is tackled by Os du Toit for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies are finding this difficult to clear out. It looks like there's more hands on the ball here than on a cheap whore's tits in a backstreet strip-club. Nevertheless, somehow they've dug this one out.
( 1:20.15: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 26 metres in Jimmies territory.
The siren sounds for full time.
Michael Chung shows the defensive line a clear pair of heels, but he's sliced down before he can get too far. A carry of 8 metres there.
( 1:20.00: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 18 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He pops up a short pass to Michael Chung who's on hand to provide support.
Bruce Force is tackled by Callum Laing for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies have to work hard to dig the ball out of this ruck. Eventually, Cobra Classified has his hands on it at the back of the ruck.
( 1:19.45: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A We're now 18 metres into Jimmies territory.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He keeps this one in close and passes to Bruce Force.
Regan Hutchinson is tackled by Os du Toit for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies are there in force and jump in quickly to secure the ball.
( 1:19.30: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 17 metres in Jimmies territory.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He spins the ball down the backs until eventually the ball is in the hands of Regan Hutchinson.
Geoff Smith is tackled by Andrew James for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies have the ball at the base of the ruck and look to use it.
( 1:19.15: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 17 metres in Jimmies territory.
Morgan Burridge looks slightly surprised to receive the ball. The defensive line are up on him in a flash and he can't gain any momentum. His progress is halted by Ivan Ryabovol and a ruck forms.
( 1:19.00: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A We're now 17 metres into Jimmies territory.
Cobra Classified is looking short of options here. He gains 3 metres. He quickly looks over his shoulder and sees Jono Chewie closing in but he manages to offload to Morgan Burridge in time.
( 1:18.45: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 14 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Alistair Son to take the drop out for the Jimmies. He hits an up and under which travels 14 metres, but is gathered by the Morgies.
( 1:18.30: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) 22m from the Jimmies try line.
That's been gathered in the end-zone by the Jimmies. We'll have a 22m drop out.
Penalty to the Morgies to be taken by Ginger Furball. From here, they're going to have a Kick at Goal. That smashes into the post and it has ricochet out of play. Very unlucky for Ginger Furball, but he gets nothing.
( 1:18.15: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 18 metres in Jimmies territory.
Cobra Classified is tackled by James Torres for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies are penalised for incorrect entry at the gate. Penalty to the Morgies.
( 1:18.00: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 18 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Benny Read with ball in the midst of a mass of bodies. He's moving sideways at the moment in the face of a good defensive line. Solid collision between the two players and he's brought down by Ben Storer.
( 1:17.45: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A Now they're 18 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Geoff Smith is trying to create some room. He's gained about a metre. He quickly looks over his shoulder and sees Jono Chewie closing in but he spots the danger and offloads to Benny Read before the tackler leaps on him like a back-street sex offender.
( 1:17.30: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 17 metres in Jimmies territory.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He looks to spread the ball. He passes to Dion Alessi who then passes on to John Heads who throws another pass onto Geoff Smith.
Jono Chewie is tackled by Regan Hutchinson for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. There's nothing he can do on his own, and the Morgies secure the turnover.
( 1:17.15: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A Now they're 16 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He keeps this one in close and passes to Jono Chewie.
Andrew James is tackled by Aaron O'Neill for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies show good ball security and extricate the ball from the ruck.
( 1:17.00: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A The next phase to be played in Jimmies territory. 34 metres from their try line.
The Jimmies look to form a maul and rumble a few metres up field. They gain 6 metres.
Easy take there for the Jimmies. And Donald Boland takes it without fuss.
Line Out to Jimmies. Eddie Morris weighs up the calls in his mind. He throws.
( 1:16.45: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A Now they're 22 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Great defensive work there. The ball carrier has been forced out into touch. That'll be a Line Out to the Jimmies.
The Morgies look to form a maul and rumble a few metres up field. They gain 8 metres.
Great work by the Morgies. They've contested that Line Out superbly, and Bruce Force steals the ball for them.
Line Out to Jimmies. That's a good throw from Eddie Morris.
( 1:16.30: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A We're now 14 metres into Jimmies territory.
Great defensive work there. The ball carrier has been forced out into touch. That'll be a Line Out to the Jimmies.
Alistair Son is tackled by Bruce Force for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. The defence has turned up in number here and that one's been pilfered by the Morgies.
( 1:16.15: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A Now they're 13 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Eddie Morris doesn't have any real options here. The defensive line are up on him in a flash and he can't gain any momentum. A thumping tackle by Regan Hutchinson. A ruck forms as they fight over the ball.
( 1:16.00: Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 13 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Rob Cribb is struggling to make much headway. He gains 2 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Benny Read but as the tackler seizes him, it becomes clear that he's expertly got the ball away to Eddie Morris. Great pass.
Restart to the Morgies. Dion Alessi with the kick. He hits a middling kick That's gone to Alistair Son who takes the catch cleanly.
The Jimmies are still in this!
Morgies 20 - 18 Jimmies
And it'll be Matthew Scoble to kick for the extra two points. That's gone straight down the middle. Excellent strike.
TRY TO Jimmies
It's all too easy for Ivan Ryabovol who works his way over the try line without a hand being laid upon him. That's a five-pointer.
( 1:15.30: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|0----/-----||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 50 metres in Morgies territory.
Alistair Son with the ball on the run here. He gains 5 metres. Geoff Smith is bearing down on him but he draws in the tackler and gets the offload away to Ivan Ryabovol.
( 1:15.15: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-0---/-----||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 45 metres in Morgies territory.
Os du Toit slams into contact with the massed troops of the opposition. He gains 4 metres. He quickly looks over his shoulder and sees Morgan Burridge closing in but the tackler hasn't been able to wrap up the arms and he's able to pass to Alistair Son just before he's wrestled to the ground.
( 1:15.00: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-0---/-----||-----/-----|--A We're now 41 metres into Morgies territory.
Ivan Ryabovol thinks about the offload. He gains 2 metres. He quickly looks over his shoulder and sees Jonty Rhodes closing in but he manages to offload to Os du Toit in time.
( 1:14.45: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|--0--/-----||-----/-----|--A We're now 39 metres into Morgies territory.
Dion Alessi opts to kick here for the Morgies. He's trying to Kick for Touch. He hoists up a garryowen, but he's got far too much elevation and not enough distance. The Jimmies are able to cling onto this. Not a kick he'll be wanting to watch on the replay screen.
( 1:14.30: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-0---/-----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played in Morgies territory. 7 metres from their try line.
Os du Toit is tackled by Regan Hutchinson for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested and the Morgies players pile in. I think he got a little isolated there, and they've turned the ball over here.
( 1:14.15: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-0---/-----||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 44 metres in Morgies territory.
Os du Toit with ball in the midst of a mass of bodies. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. A ruck forms following a solid tackle by Jonty Rhodes.
( 1:14.00: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-0---/-----||-----/-----|--A Into Morgies territory now. 44 metres from the halfway line
Rob Cribb runs the diagonal - and the defence haven't picked it. He's found a bit of space out of nothing. He's already gained 9 metres. Aaron O'Neill is running across to close him down but he holds the tackler off for just long enough to get the ball away to Os du Toit with a well weighed pass.
( 1:13.45: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|---0-/-----||-----/-----|--A Now they're 35 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Eddie Morris throws his weight around and tries to push forward. He's already gained 8 metres. He quickly looks over his shoulder and sees Cobra Classified closing in but incredibly, he's able to get the ball away to Rob Cribb.
( 1:13.30: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 27 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Ivan Ryabovol slams into contact with the massed troops of the opposition. He's already gained 7 metres. Cobra Classified is bearing down on him but incredibly, he's able to get the ball away to Eddie Morris.
( 1:13.15: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 20 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He looks to spread the ball. He passes to Matthew Scoble who then passes on to Gareth Weaver who throws another pass onto Ivan Ryabovol.
John Heads is tackled by Donald Boland for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. It looks like they might have stolen it here, after a massive hit from Donald Boland in the ruck. Yep, that's a turnover.
( 1:13.00: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 19 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He looks to spread the ball. He passes to Dion Alessi who then passes on to John Heads.
Geoff Smith is tackled by Eddie Morris for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies are finding this difficult to clear out. It looks like there's more hands on the ball here than on a cheap whore's tits in a backstreet strip-club. Nevertheless, somehow they've dug this one out.
( 1:12.45: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 20 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Michael Chung is slow to drive at the opposition. The defensive line are up on him in a flash and he can't gain any momentum. He opts to take it into contact and Ivan Ryabovol obliges with a solid hit. They'll form a ruck here.
( 1:12.30: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A 20 metres into the Morgies side of the field.
Cobra Classified with the ball on the run here. He's already gained 6 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Eddie Morris but he's able to free his arms and gets the ball away to Michael Chung just in time.
( 1:12.15: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A We're now 26 metres into Morgies territory.
Os du Toit with the ball on the run here. He gains 4 metres. Great strength from Bruce Force. He's stolen that ball in the tackle. Great work!
( 1:12.00: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 22 metres in Morgies territory.
Eddie Morris cuts inside and finds a bit of space to work with. He gains 4 metres. Dion Alessi is bearing down on him but he's able to free his arms and gets the ball away to Os du Toit just in time.
( 1:11.45: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 18 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Andrew James on the run with the ball. He looks around and sizes up his options. He's already gained 8 metres. Aaron O'Neill is zeroing in for the tackle but the tackler hasn't been able to wrap up the arms and he's able to pass to Eddie Morris just before he's wrestled to the ground.
( 1:11.30: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 10 metres in Morgies territory.
Jono Chewie on the run with the ball. He looks around and sizes up his options. He gains 5 metres. Sticky Phlegm is bearing down on him but he spots the danger and offloads to Andrew James before the tackler leaps on him like a back-street sex offender.
( 1:11.15: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A Into Morgies territory now. 5 metres from the halfway line
Dion Alessi to take the drop out for the Morgies. The ball lands 23 metres downfield, it bounces a couple of times but sits up nicely for Alistair Son to gather.
( 1:11.00: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) 22m from the Morgies try line.
That's been tidied up in the end zone by the Morgies, so we'll have a 22m drop out.
Penalty to the Jimmies to be taken by Matthew Scoble. From here, they're going to have a Kick for Touch. What on Earth was that? Kicked almost straight into the arms of the waiting Ginger Furball, and possession is gifted away.
( 1:10.45: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|0----/-----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 49 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Eddie Morris is tackled by Morgan Burridge for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but someone in the Morgies defensive line has been called off side. Penalty to the Jimmies.
( 1:10.30: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|0----/-----||-----/-----|--A Into Morgies territory now. 49 metres from the halfway line
The Jimmies look to form a maul and rumble a few metres up field. They gain 9 metres.
Easy take there for the Jimmies. It's taken long by Callum Laing and he weighs up his options.
Line Out to the Jimmies. Eddie Morris weighs up the calls in his mind. He throws.
( 1:10.15: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|--0--/-----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 40 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Substitution for the Jimmies: Ivan Ryabovol for Chris Warrington, Brett Hall for Siege Morgan,
Penalty to the Jimmies to be taken by Matthew Scoble. From here, they're going to have a Kick for Touch. Great kick. That finds touch 20 metres up-field. The players run up to form the line out.
( 1:10.00: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A Now they're 20 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
James Torres is tackled by Pretzel Spark for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies are penalised for incorrect entry at the gate. Penalty to the Jimmies.
( 1:09.45: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 20 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He pops up a short pass to James Torres who's on hand to provide support.
Andrew James is tackled by Zinzan Brumby for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies have the ball at the base of the ruck and look to use it.
( 1:09.30: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A We're now 18 metres into Morgies territory.
The ball should be coming out of the scrum towards Cobra Classified. That's a scrappy looking scrum. The ball's popped out straight to Rob Cribb who doesn't have a moment to think before he's tackled by Cobra Classified.
Scrum to the Morgies. Great work by the Morgies. That's gone with the feed and the ball's sitting there at the base of the scrum for Cobra Classified. Some excellent grunt work from the Morgies' forwards there for a gain of 2 metres.
( 1:09.15: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A 16 metres into the Morgies side of the field.
Rob Cribb thinks about having a dart at the line. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. He's passed far too high there. It hits one of his unfortunate team mates on the shoulder and careens away forward. Scrum time.
( 1:09.00: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A Into Morgies territory now. 16 metres from the halfway line
Chris Warrington with a great turn of pace. He's already gained 6 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Aaron O'Neill but he's able to free his arms and gets the ball away to Rob Cribb just in time.
( 1:08.45: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A Now they're 10 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Dion Alessi to take the drop out for the Morgies. He hits an up and under which travels 18 metres, but is gathered by the Jimmies.
( 1:08.30: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) 22m from the Morgies try line.
The ball bobbles over the try line and it touched down by a Morgies player. Time for a 22m drop out.
Penalty to the Jimmies to be taken by Matthew Scoble. From here, they're going to have a Kick for Touch. He boots that downfield, but the wind takes it and it makes touch 15 metres further down the field of play.
( 1:08.15: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|--0--/-----||-----/-----|--A Now they're 38 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Os du Toit is tackled by Jonty Rhodes for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but there's clearly some Morgies hands in that ruck. The ref's spotted it. Penalty to the Jimmies.
( 1:08.00: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|--0--/-----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 38 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Eddie Morris with ball in the midst of a mass of bodies. He's moving sideways at the moment in the face of a good defensive line. Benny Read completes a clean tackle and tries to stay on his feet to compete for the ball. A ruck forms.
( 1:07.45: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|--0--/-----||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 38 metres in Morgies territory.
Gareth Weaver has put his head down and drives hard, and drives well at the defensive line. He's already gained 9 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Morgan Burridge but incredibly, he's able to get the ball away to Eddie Morris.
( 1:07.30: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|----0/-----||-----/-----|--A Now they're 29 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Rob Cribb has put his head down and drives hard, and drives well at the defensive line. He's already gained 10 metres. John Heads is running across to close him down but he spots the danger and offloads to Gareth Weaver before the tackler leaps on him like a back-street sex offender.
( 1:07.15: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A We're now 19 metres into Morgies territory.
Andrew James with a great turn of pace. He's already gained 9 metres. Michael Chung is bearing down on him but incredibly, he's able to get the ball away to Rob Cribb.
( 1:07.00: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 10 metres in Morgies territory.
Dion Alessi opts to kick here for the Morgies. He's trying to Kick Downfield. The ball heads downfield 4 metres where it is eagerly contested by both sides, however the Jimmies come away with it.
( 1:06.45: Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/--0--||-----/-----|--A They're into Morgies territory. 36 metres from their try line.
Scrum to the Jimmies. What is this? Amateur hour. Ridiculously poor attempt at a scrum feed from Rob Cribb. That'll be a free kick to the Morgies.
Restart to the Jimmies. Alistair Son with the kick. He kicks a short one. That's gone to Michael Chung who drops it cold. Knock on. Scrum down!
Morgies 20 - 11 Jimmies
Can the Morgies make it seven points? Ginger Furball steadies himself for the conversion attempt. He's got a fine connection on that one and his aim's good too. Two more to the total.
TRY TO Morgies
Bruce Force is secure at the back of the maul. They've got a good rumble going on here, and it's good enough to drive them over the line. TRY!!
Easy take there for the Morgies. Bruce Force is forced to contest this one, but has enough strength to snatch the ball from his opponent's grasp.
Line Out to Morgies. That's a good throw from Jonty Rhodes.
( 1:06.15: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/---0-|--A The next phase to be played from 42 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Penalty to the Morgies to be taken by Ginger Furball. From here, they're going to have a Kick for Touch. The penalty kick's well directed, and it gains his team 33 metres of territory by the time it rolls into touch.
( 1:06.00: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 9 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Pretzel Spark is tackled by Eddie Morris for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies are penalised for incorrect entry at the gate. Penalty to the Morgies.
( 1:05.45: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A 9 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
The ball carrier drives at the opposition line and gains 3 metres before the offload.
Easy take there for the Morgies. Bruce Force is forced to contest this one, but has enough strength to snatch the ball from his opponent's grasp.
Line Out to Morgies. That's a good throw from Jonty Rhodes.
( 1:05.30: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A 6 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Great defensive work there. The ball carrier has been forced out into touch. That'll be a Line Out to the Morgies.
A maul is formed by the Jimmies. They try to get a roll on. Callum Laing with the ball at the back of the maul. He's sizing up the options as the other forwards roll on downfield. The maul secures the Jimmies a gain of 8 metres.
( 1:05.15: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A 14 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Gareth Weaver is tackled by Aaron O'Neill for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies have pushed the opposition off the top of the ruck and secured the ball.
( 1:05.00: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A We're now 15 metres into Jimmies territory.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He looks to spread the ball. He passes to Matthew Scoble who then passes on to Gareth Weaver.
Eddie Morris is tackled by Dion Alessi for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies are taking an age over this. 'Use it!' shouts the referee as they secure the ball.
( 1:04.45: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A We're now 17 metres into Jimmies territory.
Jono Chewie thinks about having a dart at the line. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. Well read by Jonty Rhodes who completes a clean tackle and ensures the ruck forms.
( 1:04.30: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A We're now 17 metres into Jimmies territory.
Andrew James is looking short of options here. He gains 2 metres. Michael Chung is zeroing in for the tackle but he draws in the tackler and gets the offload away to Jono Chewie.
( 1:04.15: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A We're now 19 metres into Jimmies territory.
Michael Chung with the ball on the run here. He's already gained 8 metres. Great strength from James Torres. He's stolen that ball in the tackle. Great work!
( 1:04.00: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A We're now 11 metres into Jimmies territory.
John Heads puts his head down and wants to drive at the opposition defensive line. He's gained about a metre. Jono Chewie is running across to close him down but he manages to offload to Michael Chung in time.
( 1:03.45: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A Now they're 10 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
John Heads is looking short of options here. He gains 3 metres. He quickly looks over his shoulder and sees Chris Warrington closing in but he sidesteps the oncoming player and continues to run!
( 1:03.30: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A We're now 7 metres into Jimmies territory.
Geoff Smith squirms forward, but can't get much purchase. He gains 2 metres. Chris Warrington is bearing down on him but the tackler hasn't been able to wrap up the arms and he's able to pass to John Heads just before he's wrestled to the ground.
( 1:03.15: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A 5 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Rob Cribb looks to be lining up for the pick and go, but instead he's decided to throw this one out wide. He's gained about a metre. He's gone into contact with Benny Read far too high. Benny Read has his hands on the ball here, and yes! He's stolen it!
( 1:03.00: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A They're into Jimmies territory. 44 metres from their try line.
Chris Warrington is tackled by Michael Chung for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies are there in force and jump in quickly to secure the ball.
( 1:02.45: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 8 metres in Jimmies territory.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He looks to spread the ball. He passes to Matthew Scoble who then passes on to Gareth Weaver who throws another pass onto Chris Warrington.
Daniel Speirs is tackled by Benny Read for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies show good ball security and extricate the ball from the ruck.
( 1:02.30: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 11 metres in Jimmies territory.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He's looking to spread the ball wide to the backs here. Some great passing from the back line leaves Daniel Speirs in possession.
Alistair Son is tackled by Jonty Rhodes for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies have to work hard to dig the ball out of this ruck. Eventually, Rob Cribb has his hands on it at the back of the ruck.
( 1:02.15: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A Now they're 14 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He passes to Matthew Scoble who then passes on to Gareth Weaver who finds the next man outside him - Chris Warrington who shows quick hands to pass on to Alistair Son.
Chris Warrington is tackled by Benny Read for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies have held on to this one as the ball leaves the ruck.
( 1:02.00: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A We're now 15 metres into Jimmies territory.
Penalty to the Morgies to be taken by Ginger Furball. From here, they're going to have a Kick for Touch. He's failed to find touch there, the ball remains in play and possession is conceded. The pressure of a counter-attack looks to be coming.
( 1:01.45: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/--0--||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 13 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Jonty Rhodes is tackled by Os du Toit for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but someone in the Jimmies defensive line has been called off side. Penalty to the Morgies.
( 1:01.30: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/--0--||-----/-----|--A They're into Morgies territory. 37 metres from their try line.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He passes short to Jonty Rhodes who is up supporting the play.
Alistair Son is tackled by Sticky Phlegm for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. The Morgies forwards charge in and, yes, it looks like they've turned this over. Great work from Bruce Force in particular there. Looks like he landed the telling blow and won the turnover.
( 1:01.15: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 16 metres in Morgies territory.
Gareth Weaver shows the defensive line a clear pair of heels, but he's sliced down before he can get too far. A carry of 25 metres there.
( 1:01.00: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A They're into Jimmies territory. 41 metres from their try line.
Rob Cribb off of the scrum. He looks to spread the ball. He passes to Matthew Scoble who then passes on to Gareth Weaver.
The ball is at the feet of Jono Chewie. He looks to detach from the scrum and go for a charge himself. The opposition didn't see this coming and he makes a clean getaway as play continues.
Scrum to the Jimmies. Great work by the Jimmies. There's a bit of push and shove from both sets of front rowers, but the ball is there at the boot of the scrum for the Jimmies. Some excellent grunt work from the Jimmies' forwards there for a gain of 2 metres.
( 1:00.45: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A 11 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Morgan Burridge doesn't have any real options here. He's faced by a strong and well organised defensive line and he doesn't have much in the way of support to help him. The move ends as he passes low and his target's knocked it forward. Scrum down!
( 1:00.30: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A We're now 11 metres into Jimmies territory.
Zinzan Brumby works his way into a bit of space with an injection of speed. He's already gained 10 metres. Gareth Weaver is bearing down on him but he's able to free his arms and gets the ball away to Morgan Burridge just in time.
( 1:00.15: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||0----/-----|--A 1 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Substitution for the Jimmies: Matthew Scoble for Matt James, Ben Storer for Shane Masters, Jono Chewie for Geraint Martyn,
Substitution for the Morgies: Pretzel Spark for Brett Gemmell, Sticky Phlegm for Matt Dorn,
Alistair Son opts to kick here for the Jimmies. He's trying to Kick for Touch. Terrible touchfinder. He's failed to find touch there and the Morgies take over possession cleanly. What makes this even worse, is that he completely miscued it and it's only gone 7 metres.
( 1:00.00: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A 8 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
The ball should be coming out of the scrum towards Rob Cribb. He's immediately under pressure from Cobra Classified. He manages to evade him though and play continues.
Scrum to the Jimmies. Great work by the Jimmies. That's been hooked cleanly and the Jimmies scrum looks as if it is working well today. A metre is gained by the Jimmies in that contest.
( 0:59.45: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A 9 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Aaron O'Neill doesn't have any real options here. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. Aaron O'Neill has dropped the ball cold there. Decent tackle from Siege Morgan but he should have retained possession.
( 0:59.30: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 9 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Alistair Son to take the drop out for the Jimmies. A decent kick downfield yields a territorial gain of 19 metres, but he's handed over possession.
( 0:59.15: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) 22m from the Jimmies try line.
We'll have a 22m drop out. The ball has been touched down in the goal area by the Jimmies.
Penalty to the Morgies to be taken by Ginger Furball. From here, they're going to have a Kick at Goal. That smashes into the post and it has ricochet out of play. Very unlucky for Ginger Furball, but he gets nothing.
( 0:59.00: Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A The next phase to be played in Jimmies territory. 35 metres from their try line.
Scrum to the Morgies. Penalty to the Morgies. Clearly some issues with the way that Os du Toit was binding on there.
Restart to the Morgies. Dion Alessi with the kick. He hits a middling kick That's gone to Alistair Son who drops it cold. Knock on. Scrum down!
Morgies 13 - 11 Jimmies
PENALTY GOAL TO Jimmies
Penalty to the Jimmies to be taken by Matt James. From here, they're going to have a Kick at Goal. He calms his nerves. Breathes deeply and runs at the ball. A good connection and that adds 3 to the Jimmies' score.
( 0:58.30: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|----0/-----||-----/-----|--A Into Morgies territory now. 30 metres from the halfway line
Os du Toit is tackled by Benny Read for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but there's clearly some Morgies hands in that ruck. The ref's spotted it. Penalty to the Jimmies.
( 0:58.15: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|----0/-----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 30 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
And they've gained another 6 metres from driving the resulting maul. Some impressive power out there today.
Easy take there for the Jimmies. James Torres is forced to contest this one, but has enough strength to snatch the ball from his opponent's grasp.
Line Out to Jimmies. Eddie Morris struggles to hear the calls over the cheering of the crowd. He waits, then throws.
( 0:58.00: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 24 metres in Morgies territory.
Ginger Furball opts to kick here for the Morgies. He's trying to Kick for Touch. He was under pressure for this kick. Still, he's managed to find touch at least - 7 metres further downfield.
( 0:57.45: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|---0-/-----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played in Morgies territory. 19 metres from their try line.
Alistair Son opts to kick here for the Jimmies. He's trying to Kick Downfield. He hits the ball into open space 6 metres downfield, but he's handed over possession to the Morgies.
( 0:57.30: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A We're now 25 metres into Morgies territory.
Scrum to the Morgies. What is this? Amateur hour. Ridiculously poor attempt at a scrum feed from Cobra Classified. That'll be a free kick to the Jimmies.
( 0:57.15: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A We're now 25 metres into Morgies territory.
Gareth Weaver is slow to drive at the opposition. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. The move ends as he passes low and his target's knocked it forward. Scrum down!
( 0:57.00: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A We're now 25 metres into Morgies territory.
Dion Alessi opts to kick here for the Morgies. He's trying to Kick for Touch. He hoists up a garryowen, but he's got far too much elevation and not enough distance. The Jimmies are able to cling onto this. Not a kick he'll be wanting to watch on the replay screen.
( 0:56.45: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|---0-/-----||-----/-----|--A Now they're 32 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Siege Morgan is tackled by Benny Read for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. It looks like they might have stolen it here, after a massive hit from Aaron O'Neill in the ruck. Yep, that's a turnover.
( 0:56.30: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|---0-/-----||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 34 metres in Morgies territory.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He keeps this one in close and passes to Siege Morgan.
Andrew James is tackled by Benny Read for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies have pushed the opposition off the top of the ruck and secured the ball.
( 0:56.15: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|---0-/-----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 32 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
The ball carrier drives at the opposition line and gains 6 metres before the offload.
Easy take there for the Jimmies. I don't think Geraint Martyn was Eddie Morris's intended target but he's somehow found him and secured clean ball for the Jimmies.
Line Out to Jimmies. The calls come from the lines. Eddie Morris throws and that's right down the middle. Who can time their leap best?
( 0:56.00: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 26 metres in Morgies territory.
Cobra Classified opts to kick here for the Morgies. He's trying to Kick for Touch. A rushed clearance, but at least it's out of play. A gain of 11 metres.
( 0:55.45: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|--0--/-----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 37 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
The ball should be coming out of the scrum towards Cobra Classified. Rob Cribb attempts a tackle as the ball leaves the scrum. No dice though as Cobra Classified reads that well and evades easily.
Scrum to the Morgies. Great work by the Morgies. That's been hooked cleanly and the Morgies scrum looks as if it is working well today. Some excellent grunt work from the Morgies' forwards there for a gain of 3 metres.
( 0:55.30: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|--0--/-----||-----/-----|--A We're now 40 metres into Morgies territory.
Matt James looks slightly surprised to receive the ball. He looks around, but he's plum out of decent options here. Passes to no one in particular, who - no surprises - fails to collect it in spectacular fashion. That's a knock on as well.
( 0:55.15: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|--0--/-----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 40 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Gareth Weaver throws an exaggerated dummy, but it works and he finds himself some space. He's already gained 9 metres. He quickly looks over his shoulder and sees Regan Hutchinson closing in but he manages to offload to Matt James in time.
( 0:55.00: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|---0-/-----||-----/-----|--A We're now 31 metres into Morgies territory.
Alistair Son puts his head down and wants to drive at the opposition defensive line. He gains 2 metres. Dion Alessi is zeroing in for the tackle but he draws in the tackler and gets the offload away to Gareth Weaver.
( 0:54.45: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|----0/-----||-----/-----|--A 29 metres into the Morgies side of the field.
Siege Morgan with the ball on the run here. He's already gained 8 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Matt Dorn but he holds the tackler off for just long enough to get the ball away to Alistair Son with a well weighed pass.
( 0:54.30: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A 21 metres into the Morgies side of the field.
Alistair Son runs the diagonal - and the defence haven't picked it. He's found a bit of space out of nothing. He's already gained 10 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Geoff Smith but he spots the danger and offloads to Siege Morgan before the tackler leaps on him like a back-street sex offender.
( 0:54.15: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/--0--||-----/-----|--A We're now 11 metres into Morgies territory.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He passes to Matt James who then passes on to Gareth Weaver who finds the next man outside him - Chris Warrington who shows quick hands to pass on to Alistair Son.
Donald Boland is tackled by Jonty Rhodes for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies are finding this difficult to clear out. It looks like there's more hands on the ball here than on a cheap whore's tits in a backstreet strip-club. Nevertheless, somehow they've dug this one out.
( 0:54.00: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A They're into Morgies territory. 41 metres from their try line.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He pops up a short pass to Donald Boland who's on hand to provide support.
Brett Gemmell is tackled by Shane Masters for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested and the Jimmies players pile in. I think he got a little isolated there, and they've turned the ball over here.
( 0:53.45: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A 6 metres into the Morgies side of the field.
The ball should be coming out of the scrum towards Cobra Classified. Rob Cribb is all over him like a fly on shit. As soon as Cobra Classified grabs the ball, he's tackled by Gareth Weaver and a ruck forms.
Scrum to the Morgies. Great work by the Morgies. That's been hooked cleanly and the Morgies scrum looks as if it is working well today. That was a good, clean good put in.
( 0:53.30: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 6 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Daniel Speirs looks to exploit a gap in the defensive line, but it closes up immediately. The defensive line rushes up to meet him and he can only go sideways. He's tried to pass that, but it's gone forward and the opposition attempt to gather. They fail too. No advantage there, so we'll have a scrum. Feed to the Morgies.
( 0:53.15: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 6 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Andrew James throws an exaggerated dummy, but it works and he finds himself some space. He's already gained 9 metres. Jonty Rhodes is running across to close him down but he holds the tackler off for just long enough to get the ball away to Daniel Speirs with a well weighed pass.
( 0:53.00: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||0----/-----|--A Into Jimmies territory now. 3 metres from the halfway line.
Andrew James throws his weight around and tries to push forward. He gains 4 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Dion Alessi but he puts in a great fend on him and has found a bit of space.
( 0:52.45: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A Now they're 7 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He spins the ball down the backs until eventually the ball is in the hands of Andrew James.
Geoff Smith is tackled by Donald Boland for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. There's nothing he can do on his own, and the Jimmies secure the turnover.
( 0:52.30: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 7 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He looks to spread the ball. He passes to Dion Alessi who then passes on to John Heads who throws another pass onto Geoff Smith.
Geoff Smith is tackled by Gareth Weaver for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies have pushed the opposition off the top of the ruck and secured the ball.
( 0:52.15: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A We're now 7 metres into Jimmies territory.
Morgan Burridge is slow to drive at the opposition. He floats sideways like one that just won't flush as he tries to spot a weakness in the defence that he just can't find.His progress is halted by Gareth Weaver and a ruck forms.
( 0:52.00: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A We're now 7 metres into Jimmies territory.
John Heads squirms forward, but can't get much purchase. He gains 3 metres. Andrew James is running across to close him down but he holds the tackler off for just long enough to get the ball away to Morgan Burridge with a well weighed pass.
( 0:51.45: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||0----/-----|--A We're now 4 metres into Jimmies territory.
Dion Alessi is looking short of options here. He gains 2 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Daniel Speirs but he spots the danger and offloads to John Heads before the tackler leaps on him like a back-street sex offender.
( 0:51.30: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||0----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 2 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Aaron O'Neill squirms forward, but can't get much purchase. He's gained about a metre. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Andrew James but the tackler hasn't been able to wrap up the arms and he's able to pass to Dion Alessi just before he's wrestled to the ground.
( 0:51.15: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||0----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 1 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Regan Hutchinson on the run with the ball. He looks around and sizes up his options. He's already gained 8 metres. Geraint Martyn is zeroing in for the tackle but he draws in the tackler and gets the offload away to Aaron O'Neill.
( 0:51.00: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 7 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
John Heads has found a gap and makes a run through it. He's already gained 10 metres. Matt James is running across to close him down but he manages to offload to Regan Hutchinson in time.
( 0:50.45: Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A We're now 17 metres into Morgies territory.
Cobra Classified puts his head down and wants to drive at the opposition defensive line. He gains 3 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Os du Toit but as the tackler seizes him, it becomes clear that he's expertly got the ball away to John Heads. Great pass.
Restart to the Jimmies. Alistair Son with the kick. He kicks deep. That's gone to Bruce Force who takes the catch cleanly.
Morgies 13 - 8 Jimmies
PENALTY GOAL TO Morgies
Penalty to the Morgies to be taken by Ginger Furball. From here, they're going to have a Kick at Goal. What a kick. That's gone straight down the middle.
( 0:50.15: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 10 metres in Jimmies territory.
Looks like there's been some infringement from the Jimmies. Penalty to the Morgies.
Substitution for the Morgies: Jonty Rhodes for Alan Izett
The ball should be coming out of the scrum towards Cobra Classified. He puts in a delightful little shimmy to avoid the attention of Rob Cribb and play continues.
Scrum to the Morgies. Great work by the Morgies. That's gone with the feed and the ball's sitting there at the base of the scrum for Cobra Classified. 2 metres are earned by the Morgies there! A great shove by the front rowers.
( 0:50.00: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A 8 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Shane Masters is slow to drive at the opposition. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. He's tried to pass that, but it's gone forward and the opposition attempt to gather. They fail too. No advantage there, so we'll have a scrum. Feed to the Morgies.
( 0:49.45: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A Now they're 8 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Daniel Speirs is looking short of options here. He gains 2 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Geoff Smith but incredibly, he's able to get the ball away to Shane Masters.
( 0:49.30: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A We're now 10 metres into Jimmies territory.
Michael Chung has carried a good bit of momentum with him as he receives the ball. He's already gained 8 metres. Daniel Speirs rips the ball from him in the tackle. Excellent work there, and possession is turned over!
( 0:49.15: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||0----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 2 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
John Heads with the ball on the run here. He's already gained 8 metres. Donald Boland is running across to close him down but he holds the tackler off for just long enough to get the ball away to Michael Chung with a well weighed pass.
( 0:49.00: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A Now they're 6 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Dion Alessi on the run with the ball. He looks around and sizes up his options. He gains 5 metres. Andrew James is running across to close him down but the tackler hasn't been able to wrap up the arms and he's able to pass to John Heads just before he's wrestled to the ground.
( 0:48.45: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/--0--||-----/-----|--A Now they're 11 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Regan Hutchinson with a great turn of pace. He's already gained 6 metres. Donald Boland is running across to close him down but he spots the danger and offloads to Dion Alessi before the tackler leaps on him like a back-street sex offender.
( 0:48.30: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 17 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Ginger Furball with the ball on the run here. He's already gained 6 metres. Daniel Speirs is zeroing in for the tackle but he manages to offload to Regan Hutchinson in time.
( 0:48.15: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A 23 metres into the Morgies side of the field.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He passes to Dion Alessi who then passes on to John Heads who finds the next man outside him - Geoff Smith who shows quick hands to pass on to Ginger Furball.
Matt James is tackled by Brett Gemmell for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. There's nothing he can do on his own, and the Morgies secure the turnover.
( 0:48.00: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A Now they're 25 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He looks to spread the ball. He passes short to Matt James.
Chris Warrington is tackled by Benny Read for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies have the ball secured. What can they do with it?
( 0:47.45: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A Now they're 24 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Siege Morgan doesn't have any real options here. He's moving sideways at the moment in the face of a good defensive line. A solid tackle by John Heads. A ruck forms.
( 0:47.30: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A Now they're 24 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Gareth Weaver with the ball on the run here. He's already gained 6 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Alan Izett but he manages to offload to Siege Morgan in time.
( 0:47.15: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A We're now 18 metres into Morgies territory.
A Grubber is put in by Alistair Son for the Jimmies. Interesting decision making there. Not the best option, but the Morgies defensive line have failed to gather and the ball's been knocked on. Scrum to the Jimmies.
( 0:47.00: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/--0--||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 11 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Cobra Classified is tackled by Shane Masters for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested and he's run himself into a world of pain and trouble here. He's run away from his support and that's an easy turnover for Shane Masters.
( 0:46.45: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A We're now 9 metres into Morgies territory.
The ball should be coming out of the scrum towards Cobra Classified. Rob Cribb is buzzing around him like a mosquito as the ball comes out of the scrum. He ignores the distraction though and looks to set up the next phase.
Scrum to the Morgies. Great work by the Morgies. That's gone with the feed and the ball's sitting there at the base of the scrum for Cobra Classified. That win gains them 2 metres.
( 0:46.30: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/--0--||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 11 metres in Morgies territory.
Shane Masters thinks about having a dart at the line. The defensive line rushes up to meet him and he can only go sideways. That's a tackle where we'll want to see a slo-mo replay. Great hit from Alan Izett and Shane Masters can't hold onto the ball. Knock on.
( 0:46.15: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/--0--||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 11 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
The forwards are closing in here. I think the Morgies are going to try and rumble a few yards with the pick and go. Alan Izett goes for it. He gains 2 metres. Eddie Morris rips the ball from him in the tackle. Excellent work there, and possession is turned over!
( 0:46.00: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/--0--||-----/-----|--A They're into Morgies territory. 37 metres from their try line.
Morgan Burridge is tackled by Eddie Morris for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies have held on to this one as the ball leaves the ruck.
( 0:45.45: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/--0--||-----/-----|--A 14 metres into the Morgies side of the field.
Aaron O'Neill thinks about having a dart at the line. He zigs one way, then zags the other. Maybe someone should tell him he needs to run up the field rather than side to side. Os du Toit completes a good tackle, causing a ruck to form.
( 0:45.30: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/--0--||-----/-----|--A We're now 14 metres into Morgies territory.
James Torres works his way into a bit of space with an injection of speed. He's already gained 9 metres. He's gone into contact with Michael Chung far too high. Michael Chung has his hands on the ball here, and yes! He's stolen it!
( 0:45.15: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 5 metres in Morgies territory.
Rob Cribb on the run with the ball. He looks around and sizes up his options. He gains 5 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Aaron O'Neill but he spots the danger and offloads to James Torres before the tackler leaps on him like a back-street sex offender.
( 0:45.00: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----|0|-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from right on the halfway line here.
Alan Izett runs the diagonal - and the defence haven't picked it. He's found a bit of space out of nothing. He's already gained 9 metres. Not great technique here. Shane Masters is all over him, and we have ourselves a turnover.
( 0:44.45: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A 9 metres into the Morgies side of the field.
Alistair Son opts to kick here for the Jimmies. He's trying to Kick Downfield. A decent kick downfield yields a territorial gain of 11 metres, but he's handed over possession.
( 0:44.30: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||0----/-----|--A Now they're 2 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Scrum to the Morgies. What is this? Amateur hour. Ridiculously poor attempt at a scrum feed from Cobra Classified. That'll be a free kick to the Jimmies.
( 0:44.15: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||0----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 2 metres in Jimmies territory.
Chris Warrington thinks about having a dart at the line. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. He's tried to pass that, but it's gone forward and the opposition attempt to gather. They fail too. No advantage there, so we'll have a scrum. Feed to the Morgies.
( 0:44.00: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||0----/-----|--A 2 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Rob Cribb runs the diagonal - and the defence haven't picked it. He's found a bit of space out of nothing. He's already gained 9 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Matt Dorn but he draws in the tackler and gets the offload away to Chris Warrington.
( 0:43.45: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A We're now 11 metres into Jimmies territory.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. There's no better looking options going, so he chooses to go for a run himself.
Matt James is tackled by Bruce Force for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies are finding this difficult to clear out. It looks like there's more hands on the ball here than on a cheap whore's tits in a backstreet strip-club. Nevertheless, somehow they've dug this one out.
( 0:43.30: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A The next phase to be played in Jimmies territory. 37 metres from their try line.
Donald Boland with ball in the midst of a mass of bodies. He looks around, but he's plum out of decent options here. A thumping tackle by Cobra Classified. A ruck forms as they fight over the ball.
( 0:43.15: Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 13 metres in Jimmies territory.
Andrew James squirms forward, but can't get much purchase. He gains 2 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Brett Gemmell but he manages to offload to Donald Boland in time.
Restart to the Morgies. Dion Alessi with the kick. He hits a middling kick That's gone to Geraint Martyn who takes the catch cleanly.
Morgies 10 - 8 Jimmies
The rest of the Jimmies players trot back to the half way line as Matt James starts his conversion ritual. It was a good contact, but he's misjudged the wind and that misses by a couple of metres.
TRY TO Jimmies
A wonderful line break here! A magical move that he's conjured out of nothing! Andrew James with the ball for the Jimmies. He's gone all the way - and here comes the swan dive. Haha - good try. A great run of 41 metres. TRY!!
( 0:42.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 10 metres in Morgies territory.
He's stayed on his feet in the tackle and a maul forms. They've gone for the rumble here and it's a good one as they push on for 9 metres.
Great work by the Jimmies. Back to the training field for the Morgies. Alan Izett has completely misheard the ball and has thrown the ball straight to Siege Morgan who displays a great look of mildly pleasant surprise on his face as he completes the steal.
Line Out to Morgies. The touchie stands next to Alan Izett as he readies for the throw. The calls are made and the ball comes sailing between the two lines.
( 0:42.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A 1 metres into the Morgies side of the field.
Alistair Son opts to kick here for the Jimmies. He's trying to Kick for Touch. That's been taken by the wind and will go out on the full. The touchie trots back and raises his flag from where that was kicked. Line out.
( 0:42.15: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 1 metres in Morgies territory.
The Jimmies look to form a maul and rumble a few metres up field. They gain 10 metres.
Easy take there for the Jimmies. Donald Boland comes around the near side and catches it at short range.
Line Out to Jimmies. The calls come from the lines. Eddie Morris throws and that's right down the middle. Who can time their leap best?
( 0:42.00: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 9 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Penalty to the Jimmies to be taken by Matt James. From here, they're going to have a Kick for Touch. Not very good at all. He should have been getting more distance here. Only 9 metres further downfield.
( 0:41.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A We're now 18 metres into Jimmies territory.
Scrum to the Jimmies. The scrum collapses as the ball's fed. The referee has called Alan Izett for that offence. That'll be a penalty to the Jimmies.
( 0:41.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A We're now 18 metres into Jimmies territory.
Alan Izett looks to exploit a gap in the defensive line, but it closes up immediately. The defensive line rushes up to meet him and he can only go sideways. He's tried to pass that, but it's gone forward and the opposition attempt to gather. They fail too. No advantage there, so we'll have a scrum. Feed to the Jimmies.
( 0:41.15: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A We're now 18 metres into Jimmies territory.
John Heads has put his head down and drives hard, and drives well at the defensive line. He's already gained 9 metres. He quickly looks over his shoulder and sees Gareth Weaver closing in but he manages to offload to Alan Izett in time.
( 0:41.00: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 9 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Alistair Son to take the drop out for the Jimmies. He hits an up and under which travels 19 metres, but is gathered by the Morgies.
( 0:40.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) 22m from the Jimmies try line.
That's touched down by the Jimmies in the goal area. We'll have a 22m drop out.
Penalty to the Morgies to be taken by Ginger Furball. From here, they're going to have a Kick at Goal. Sliced, and wide.
( 0:40.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A Into Jimmies territory now. 20 metres from the halfway line.
Scrum to the Morgies. Penalty to the Morgies. Clearly some issues with the way that Os du Toit was binding on there.
( 0:40.15: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A We're now 20 metres into Jimmies territory.
Restart to the Morgies. Dion Alessi with the kick. He kicks deep. That's gone to Alistair Son who drops it cold. Knock on. Scrum down!
The siren sounds for the half.
Michael Chung slams into contact with the massed troops of the opposition. He's already gained 8 metres. Daniel Speirs rips the ball from him in the tackle. Excellent work there, and possession is turned over!
( 0:40.00: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 8 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Ginger Furball is looking short of options here. He gains 3 metres. Coming across to try and complete the covering tackle is Daniel Speirs but he manages to offload to Michael Chung in time.
( 0:39.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 5 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He passes to Dion Alessi who then passes on to John Heads who finds the next man outside him - Geoff Smith who shows quick hands to pass on to Ginger Furball.
Os du Toit is tackled by Benny Read for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. It looks like they might have stolen it here, after a massive hit from Bruce Force in the ruck. Yep, that's a turnover.
( 0:39.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||0----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 3 metres in Jimmies territory.
Andrew James is through! He could be in for the try here - ah, the cover defence gets there to bring him down. He's still gained his side 24 metres.
( 0:39.15: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 27 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He spins the ball down the backs until eventually the ball is in the hands of Andrew James.
Daniel Speirs is tackled by Aaron O'Neill for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies are finding this difficult to clear out. It looks like there's more hands on the ball here than on a cheap whore's tits in a backstreet strip-club. Nevertheless, somehow they've dug this one out.
( 0:39.00: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/-0---|--A The next phase to be played from 30 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He's looking to spread the ball wide to the backs here. Some great passing from the back line leaves Daniel Speirs in possession.
Brett Gemmell is tackled by Siege Morgan for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. The defence has turned up in number here and that one's been pilfered by the Jimmies.
( 0:38.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/-0---|--A The next phase to be played from 32 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Aaron O'Neill thinks about having a dart at the line. The defensive line are up on him in a flash and he can't gain any momentum. He tries to dummy and step through, but Os du Toit isn't buying it and completes a good tackle.
( 0:38.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/-0---|--A 32 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Brett Gemmell with the ball on the run here. He gains 4 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Andrew James but he manages to offload to Aaron O'Neill in time.
( 0:38.15: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/0----|--A That brings the ball up to 28 metres in Jimmies territory.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He throws the pass immediately. Brett Gemmell is on the receiving end and he takes this cleanly.
Siege Morgan is tackled by Brett Gemmell for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. It looks like they might have stolen it here, after a massive hit from Alan Izett in the ruck. Yep, that's a turnover.
( 0:38.00: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 25 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He looks to keep the ball amongst the forwards. He passes to Siege Morgan who's the nearest available player.
James Torres is tackled by Geoff Smith for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies have the ball loose at the back of the ruck. Cleaned up easily.
( 0:37.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A Into Jimmies territory now. 26 metres from the halfway line.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He pops up a short pass to James Torres who's on hand to provide support.
Aaron O'Neill is tackled by Siege Morgan for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested and the Jimmies players pile in. I think he got a little isolated there, and they've turned the ball over here.
( 0:37.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/0----|--A The next phase to be played from 28 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He keeps this one in close and passes to Aaron O'Neill.
Regan Hutchinson is tackled by Siege Morgan for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies show good ball security and extricate the ball from the ruck.
( 0:37.15: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 26 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Morgan Burridge thinks about having a dart at the line. He's faced by a strong and well organised defensive line and he doesn't have much in the way of support to help him. He opts to take it into contact and James Torres obliges with a solid hit. They'll form a ruck here.
( 0:37.00: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A Into Jimmies territory now. 26 metres from the halfway line.
Alistair Son opts to kick here for the Jimmies. He's trying to Kick for Touch. Ugh. They won't let him do the kicking for long with that risible effort. A paltry 5 metres gain there.
( 0:36.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/-0---|--A That brings the ball up to 31 metres in Jimmies territory.
Penalty to the Morgies to be taken by Ginger Furball. From here, they're going to have a Kick for Touch. What on Earth was that? Kicked almost straight into the arms of the waiting Alistair Son, and possession is gifted away.
( 0:36.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 6 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Geoff Smith is tackled by Os du Toit for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but someone in the Jimmies defensive line has been called off side. Penalty to the Morgies.
( 0:36.15: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A They're into Jimmies territory. 44 metres from their try line.
Dion Alessi with the ball off the back of the ruck. He looks to spread the ball. He passes to Dion Alessi who then passes on to John Heads who throws another pass onto Geoff Smith.
Rob Cribb is tackled by Alan Izett for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested and that's the power of Alan Izett on display. Sheer will and determination have forced the Jimmies back over the ball and that's a turnover.
( 0:36.00: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||0----/-----|--A Now they're 4 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Os du Toit doesn't have any real options here. He's faced by a strong and well organised defensive line and he doesn't have much in the way of support to help him. Regan Hutchinson takes him to ground and a ruck forms around them.
( 0:35.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||0----/-----|--A 4 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Andrew James squirms forward, but can't get much purchase. He's gained about a metre. Coming across to try and complete the covering tackle is Michael Chung but he manages to offload to Os du Toit in time.
( 0:35.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A 5 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Chris Warrington with a great turn of pace. He's already gained 6 metres. Benny Read is zeroing in for the tackle but incredibly, he's able to get the ball away to Andrew James.
( 0:35.15: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 11 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He looks to spread the ball. He passes to Matt James who then passes on to Gareth Weaver who throws another pass onto Chris Warrington.
Geraint Martyn is tackled by Zinzan Brumby for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies have pushed the opposition off the top of the ruck and secured the ball.
( 0:35.00: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 14 metres in Jimmies territory.
The forwards are closing in here. I think the Jimmies are going to try and rumble a few yards with the pick and go. Siege Morgan goes for it. He's faced by a strong and well organised defensive line and he doesn't have much in the way of support to help him. Brett Gemmell takes him to ground and a ruck forms around them.
( 0:34.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 14 metres in Jimmies territory.
Donald Boland is tackled by Aaron O'Neill for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies are finding this difficult to clear out. It looks like there's more hands on the ball here than on a cheap whore's tits in a backstreet strip-club. Nevertheless, somehow they've dug this one out.
( 0:34.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A Now they're 15 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Matt James doesn't have any real options here. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. Ginger Furball takes him down and a ruck forms around them.
( 0:34.15: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A Now they're 15 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He looks to spread the ball. He passes short to Matt James.
Gareth Weaver is tackled by Alan Izett for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies are there in force and jump in quickly to secure the ball.
( 0:34.00: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 18 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Callum Laing thinks about having a dart at the line. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. Regan Hutchinson brings him down and the forwards will look to recycle.
( 0:33.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A We're now 18 metres into Jimmies territory.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the scrum. He throws a terrible pass. Fortunately, Callum Laing is on hand to clean up.
The ball should be coming out of the scrum towards Rob Cribb. He's immediately under pressure from Cobra Classified. He manages to evade him though and play continues.
Scrum to the Jimmies. Great work by the Jimmies. Touch, Pause, Engage - says the ref - and yes the Jimmies have won their scrum. A good, firm contest pushes them back a metre.
( 0:33.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A We're now 19 metres into Jimmies territory.
Dion Alessi thinks about having a dart at the line. He zigs one way, then zags the other. Maybe someone should tell him he needs to run up the field rather than side to side. The move ends as he passes low and his target's knocked it forward. Scrum down!
( 0:33.15: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A We're now 19 metres into Jimmies territory.
Geoff Smith runs the diagonal - and the defence haven't picked it. He's found a bit of space out of nothing. He's already gained 9 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Chris Warrington but incredibly, he's able to get the ball away to Dion Alessi.
( 0:33.00: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 10 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Geoff Smith is looking short of options here. He gains 3 metres. Chris Warrington is zeroing in for the tackle but he puts in a great side step and he beats him all ends up.
( 0:32.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A 7 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Matt Dorn squirms forward, but can't get much purchase. He's gained about a metre. Chris Warrington is running across to close him down but with the no-look pass, he finds Geoff Smith. Stunning offload.
( 0:32.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 6 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Rob Cribb looks to be lining up for the pick and go, but instead he's decided to throw this one out wide. He's gained about a metre. Great strength from Alan Izett. He's stolen that ball in the tackle. Great work!
( 0:32.15: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 7 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Matt James is tackled by Brett Gemmell for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies are taking an age over this. 'Use it!' shouts the referee as they secure the ball.
( 0:32.00: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A Into Jimmies territory now. 10 metres from the halfway line.
Geraint Martyn thinks about having a dart at the line. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. A thumping tackle by John Heads. A ruck forms as they fight over the ball.
( 0:31.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 10 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He passes short to Geraint Martyn who is up supporting the play.
Os du Toit is tackled by Alan Izett for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies have pushed the opposition off the top of the ruck and secured the ball.
( 0:31.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 13 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Os du Toit is through! He could be in for the try here - ah, the cover defence gets there to bring him down. He's still gained his side 8 metres.
( 0:31.15: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A We're now 21 metres into Jimmies territory.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He keeps this one in close and passes to Os du Toit.
Michael Chung is tackled by Shane Masters for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested and he's run himself into a world of pain and trouble here. He's run away from his support and that's an easy turnover for Shane Masters.
( 0:31.00: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A 23 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
A maul is formed by the Morgies. They try to get a roll on. The Morgies trying to push the Jimmies forwards away downfield here. Plenty of grunting going on out there. The maul secures the Morgies a gain of 6 metres.
( 0:30.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 17 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Geraint Martyn is tackled by Brett Gemmell for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. There's nothing he can do on his own, and the Morgies secure the turnover.
( 0:30.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 15 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
The ball carrier drives at the opposition line and gains 6 metres before the offload.
Great work by the Jimmies. The defending side go up for it and it looks like they might've pulled off the steal - yes, Donald Boland comes back down in possession.
Line Out to the Morgies. Alan Izett struggles to hear the calls over the cheering of the crowd. He waits, then throws.
( 0:30.15: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A We're now 21 metres into Jimmies territory.
Great defensive work there. The ball carrier has been forced out into touch. That'll be a Line Out to the Morgies.
Os du Toit is tackled by Alan Izett for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies are there in force and jump in quickly to secure the ball.
( 0:30.00: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 24 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Daniel Speirs thinks about having a dart at the line. He's moving sideways at the moment in the face of a good defensive line. He tries to dummy and step through, but Benny Read isn't buying it and completes a good tackle.
( 0:29.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A Into Jimmies territory now. 24 metres from the halfway line.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He's looking to spread the ball wide to the backs here. Some great passing from the back line leaves Daniel Speirs in possession.
Regan Hutchinson is tackled by Siege Morgan for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. There's nothing he can do on his own, and the Jimmies secure the turnover.
( 0:29.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 25 metres in Jimmies territory.
The ball carrier drives at the opposition line and gains 3 metres before the offload.
Great work by the Morgies. Ah, he's given a duff call there. Possession given away as Bruce Force collects the loose ball.
Line Out to Jimmies. The calls come from the lines. Eddie Morris throws and that's right down the middle. Who can time their leap best?
( 0:29.15: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 22 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Penalty to the Jimmies to be taken by Matt James. From here, they're going to have a Kick for Touch. That'll do, I suppose. That finds touch 14 metres up-field. The players run up to form the line out.
( 0:29.00: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/--0--|--A Into Jimmies territory now. 36 metres from the halfway line.
Scrum to the Jimmies. Good scrum from the Jimmies. The effort put in by their front rowers has forced Benny Read to come up for air. That's a penalty. Great work.
( 0:28.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/--0--|--A We're now 36 metres into Jimmies territory.
Dion Alessi looks slightly surprised to receive the ball. Nowhere to run, nowhere to hide. He looks out of options, and out of luck. The move ends as he passes low and his target's knocked it forward. Scrum down!
( 0:28.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/--0--|--A 36 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Geoff Smith slams into contact with the massed troops of the opposition. He's already gained 8 metres. Andrew James is zeroing in for the tackle but incredibly, he's able to get the ball away to Dion Alessi.
( 0:28.15: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/0----|--A We're now 28 metres into Jimmies territory.
Alistair Son opts to kick here for the Jimmies. He's trying to Kick Downfield. He hits the ball into open space 2 metres downfield, but he's handed over possession to the Morgies.
( 0:28.00: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/-0---|--A The next phase to be played from 30 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Scrum to the Morgies. What is this? Amateur hour. Ridiculously poor attempt at a scrum feed from Cobra Classified. That'll be a free kick to the Jimmies.
( 0:27.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/-0---|--A We're now 30 metres into Jimmies territory.
Donald Boland doesn't have any real options here. He's moving sideways at the moment in the face of a good defensive line. Great tackle by Benny Read causes Donald Boland to lose the ball in the tackle. Knock on, scrum.
( 0:27.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/-0---|--A The next phase to be played from 30 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
The Morgies are looking to keep the ball in close here. Michael Chung snatches the ball off the ruck and drives down field. He gains 4 metres. He's been held up by a rampant Shane Masters. After an old-fashioned arm-wrestle, Shane Masters comes away with the ball.
( 0:27.15: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A 26 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Geoff Smith is tackled by Donald Boland for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies have pushed the opposition off the top of the ruck and secured the ball.
( 0:27.00: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A We're now 23 metres into Jimmies territory.
Benny Read doesn't have any real options here. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. A solid tackle by Daniel Speirs. A ruck forms.
( 0:26.45: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A We're now 23 metres into Jimmies territory.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He passes short to Benny Read who is up supporting the play.
Gareth Weaver is tackled by Aaron O'Neill for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested and the Morgies players pile in. I think he got a little isolated there, and they've turned the ball over here.
( 0:26.30: Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 20 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Siege Morgan is slow to drive at the opposition. The defensive line rushes up to meet him and he can only go sideways. A solid tackle by John Heads. A ruck forms.
Restart to the Morgies. Dion Alessi with the kick. He kicks deep. That's gone to Geraint Martyn who takes the catch cleanly.
Morgies 10 - 3 Jimmies
PENALTY GOAL TO Jimmies
Penalty to the Jimmies to be taken by Matt James. From here, they're going to have a Kick at Goal. He nails it. Between the uprights and Jimmies adds another three points.
( 0:26.00: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|---0-/-----||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 32 metres in Morgies territory.
Callum Laing is tackled by Bruce Force for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but someone in the Morgies defensive line has been called off side. Penalty to the Jimmies.
( 0:25.45: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|---0-/-----||-----/-----|--A They're into Morgies territory. 18 metres from their try line.
Matt James with the ball off the back of the ruck. He keeps this one in close and passes to Callum Laing.
Rob Cribb is tackled by Aaron O'Neill for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies show good ball security and extricate the ball from the ruck.
( 0:25.30: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|---0-/-----||-----/-----|--A We're now 32 metres into Morgies territory.
And they've gained another 3 metres from driving the resulting maul. Some impressive power out there today.
Easy take there for the Jimmies. And Donald Boland secures the catch.
Line Out to Jimmies. That's a good throw from Eddie Morris.
( 0:25.15: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|----0/-----||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 29 metres in Morgies territory.
Ginger Furball opts to kick here for the Morgies. He's trying to Kick for Touch. That's come off the side of the boot and dribbles into touch. He looks a little embarrassed with that effort. Still, a gain of 8 metres.
( 0:25.00: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|--0--/-----||-----/-----|--A We're now 37 metres into Morgies territory.
The ball is at the feet of Brett Gemmell. He looks to detach from the scrum and go for a charge himself. The opposition didn't see this coming and he makes a clean getaway as play continues.
Scrum to the Morgies. Great work by the Morgies. That's gone with the feed and the ball's sitting there at the base of the scrum for Cobra Classified. That was a good, clean good put in.
( 0:24.45: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|--0--/-----||-----/-----|--A We're now 37 metres into Morgies territory.
Matt James thinks about having a dart at the line. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. Matt James has dropped the ball cold there. Decent tackle from Bruce Force but he should have retained possession.
( 0:24.30: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|--0--/-----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 37 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Geraint Martyn on the run with the ball. He looks around and sizes up his options. He's already gained 8 metres. He quickly looks over his shoulder and sees Morgan Burridge closing in but he manages to offload to Matt James in time.
( 0:24.15: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|----0/-----||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 29 metres in Morgies territory.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He throws a terrible pass. Fortunately, Geraint Martyn is on hand to clean up.
Bruce Force is tackled by Matt James for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested and that's the power of Shane Masters on display. Sheer will and determination have forced the Morgies back over the ball and that's a turnover.
( 0:24.00: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 26 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Cobra Classified looks to be lining up for the pick and go, but instead he's decided to throw this one out wide. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. Geraint Martyn takes him down and a ruck forms around them.
( 0:23.45: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 26 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Geoff Smith is tackled by Siege Morgan for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies have got the ball clear quickly. Great work from the forwards.
( 0:23.30: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A We're now 27 metres into Morgies territory.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He looks to spread the ball. He passes to Dion Alessi who then passes on to John Heads who throws another pass onto Geoff Smith.
Alistair Son is tackled by Benny Read for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. There's nothing he can do on his own, and the Morgies secure the turnover.
( 0:23.15: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|----0/-----||-----/-----|--A Now they're 29 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Matt James with the ball off the back of the ruck. He passes to Matt James who then passes on to Gareth Weaver who finds the next man outside him - Chris Warrington who shows quick hands to pass on to Alistair Son.
Rob Cribb is tackled by Michael Chung for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies are finding this difficult to clear out. It looks like there's more hands on the ball here than on a cheap whore's tits in a backstreet strip-club. Nevertheless, somehow they've dug this one out.
( 0:23.00: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 28 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
The ball should be coming out of the scrum towards Rob Cribb. Scrum halves can be annoying buggers and Cobra Classified is no exception. He can't stop Rob Cribb from getting away from him though.
Scrum to the Jimmies. Great work by the Jimmies. That's been hooked cleanly and the Jimmies scrum looks as if it is working well today. That was a good, clean good put in.
( 0:22.45: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A 28 metres into the Morgies side of the field.
Dion Alessi thinks about having a dart at the line. The defensive line are up on him in a flash and he can't gain any momentum. He tries to push the miracle ball here, but it was never on. They've lost control of the ball and we'll have a scrum.
( 0:22.30: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 28 metres in Morgies territory.
James Torres with the ball on the run here. He's already gained 7 metres. Great strength from Bruce Force. He's stolen that ball in the tackle. Great work!
( 0:22.15: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 21 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Geoff Smith opts to kick here for the Morgies. He's trying to Kick Downfield. The ball hangs in the air for what seems like an age before landing 3 metres downfield. No one wanted to take that one cleanly and the Jimmies clean up.
( 0:22.00: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 24 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Ginger Furball is tackled by Eddie Morris for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies have to dig like a demented mole to get the ball out of this ruck. Eventually, Cobra Classified has his hands on it at the back of the ruck.
( 0:21.45: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A 27 metres into the Morgies side of the field.
Cobra Classified looks to be lining up for the pick and go, but instead he's decided to throw this one out wide. The defensive line are up on him in a flash and he can't gain any momentum. His progress is halted by Os du Toit and a ruck forms.
( 0:21.30: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 27 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Os du Toit is tackled by Morgan Burridge for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested and some hints of Richie McCaw here. The Jimmies throw their arms up in disgust at the ref - they're claiming there's hands on the ball, but the ref's not having a bean of it. That's a turnover for the Morgies.
( 0:21.15: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 27 metres in Morgies territory.
Daniel Speirs looks slightly surprised to receive the ball. He looks around, but he's plum out of decent options here. His progress is halted by Benny Read and a ruck forms.
( 0:21.00: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A 27 metres into the Morgies side of the field.
Rob Cribb works his way upfield with grit and determination. He's already gained 7 metres. Regan Hutchinson is running across to close him down but he draws in the tackler and gets the offload away to Daniel Speirs.
( 0:20.45: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A They're into Morgies territory. 30 metres from their try line.
Michael Chung throws his weight around and tries to push forward. He gains 4 metres. Like taking candy from a baby. Shane Masters has stolen that one with ease from Michael Chung.
( 0:20.30: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A 24 metres into the Morgies side of the field.
Matt Dorn with the ball on the run here. He gains 5 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Gareth Weaver but he holds the tackler off for just long enough to get the ball away to Michael Chung with a well weighed pass.
( 0:20.15: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|----0/-----||-----/-----|--A We're now 29 metres into Morgies territory.
Alistair Son opts to kick here for the Jimmies. He's trying to Kick Downfield. He hits an up and under which travels 9 metres, but is gathered by the Morgies.
( 0:20.00: Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 20 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Scrum to the Jimmies. The ref hadn't even finished saying 'touch' before the Morgies front row slammed into their opponents. Free kick.
Restart to the Jimmies. Alistair Son with the kick. He kicks deep. That's gone to Ginger Furball who drops it cold. Knock on. Scrum down!
Morgies 10 - 0 Jimmies
After that well worked try, up steps Full Back Ginger Furball to make the conversion attempt for the Morgies. He hits that into the wind, and he's read it perfectly. It curves round between the posts. A good nudge.
TRY TO Morgies
Benny Read receives the ball and makes for the line. Callum Laing attempts a last ditch tackle, but it's too late and Benny Read dots down in contact.
( 0:19.30: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/----0|--A 48 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Michael Chung scrabbles to pick up a loose pass which has gone behind him. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. Chris Warrington takes him down and a ruck forms around them.
( 0:19.15: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/----0|--A Now they're 48 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Geoff Smith shows some fancy footwork and works his way into a gap. He's already gained 10 metres. Siege Morgan is bearing down on him but he manages to offload to Michael Chung in time.
( 0:19.00: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/--0--|--A They're into Jimmies territory. 12 metres from their try line.
John Heads with a great turn of pace. He's already gained 7 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Alistair Son but he draws in the tackler and gets the offload away to Geoff Smith.
( 0:18.45: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/-0---|--A We're now 31 metres into Jimmies territory.
Brett Gemmell has carried a good bit of momentum with him as he receives the ball. He gains 4 metres. Matt James is running across to close him down but incredibly, he's able to get the ball away to John Heads.
( 0:18.30: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 27 metres in Jimmies territory.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He pops up a short pass to Brett Gemmell who's on hand to provide support.
Regan Hutchinson is tackled by Os du Toit for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies have to dig like a demented mole to get the ball out of this ruck. Eventually, Cobra Classified has his hands on it at the back of the ruck.
( 0:18.15: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A We're now 24 metres into Jimmies territory.
The Morgies look to form a maul and rumble a few metres up field. They gain 3 metres.
Easy take there for the Morgies. Brett Gemmell is forced to contest this one, but has enough strength to snatch the ball from his opponent's grasp.
Line Out to Morgies. That's a good throw from Alan Izett.
( 0:18.00: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A Now they're 21 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Penalty to the Morgies to be taken by Ginger Furball. From here, they're going to have a Kick for Touch. That's a Ben Jacobs-esque BOOM kick there. A solid gain of 24 metres as it sails into touch where the ball-boy takes a clean catch.
( 0:17.45: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A We're now 3 metres into Morgies territory.
Scrum to the Jimmies. That's a penalty to the Morgies. The referee has spotted that Shane Masters was angling in to his opposite number.
( 0:17.30: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A Into Morgies territory now. 3 metres from the halfway line
Alan Izett doesn't have any real options here. Nowhere to run, nowhere to hide. He looks out of options, and out of luck. Wow! What a tackle from Rob Cribb. The ball bobbles away from Alan Izett as he face-plants into the turf.
( 0:17.15: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A They're into Morgies territory. 47 metres from their try line.
Benny Read squirms forward, but can't get much purchase. He gains 3 metres. Coming across to try and complete the covering tackle is Gareth Weaver but incredibly, he's able to get the ball away to Alan Izett.
( 0:17.00: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 6 metres in Morgies territory.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the scrum. He throws a terrible pass. Fortunately, Benny Read is on hand to clean up.
The ball should be coming out of the scrum towards Cobra Classified. Like a particularly unsavoury internet troll going on and on about the wages of other teams or about the perils of statist interventionism, Rob Cribb is attempting every trick in the book to annoy and impede Cobra Classified. The unwelcome attention is somehow ignored and play continues.
Scrum to the Morgies. Great work by the Morgies. That's been hooked cleanly and the Morgies scrum looks as if it is working well today. That win gains them 3 metres.
( 0:16.45: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A We're now 9 metres into Morgies territory.
Shane Masters with ball in the midst of a mass of bodies. The defensive line rushes up to meet him and he can only go sideways. Wow! What a tackle from Ginger Furball. The ball bobbles away from Shane Masters as he face-plants into the turf.
( 0:16.30: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A Now they're 9 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Rob Cribb with the ball on the run here. He gains 4 metres. Aaron O'Neill is running across to close him down but he holds the tackler off for just long enough to get the ball away to Shane Masters with a well weighed pass.
( 0:16.15: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A We're now 5 metres into Morgies territory.
Alan Izett has found a gap and makes a run through it. He's already gained 10 metres. Geraint Martyn rips the ball from him in the tackle. Excellent work there, and possession is turned over!
( 0:16.00: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/--0--||-----/-----|--A 15 metres into the Morgies side of the field.
John Heads on the run with the ball. He looks around and sizes up his options. He gains 4 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Shane Masters but he manages to offload to Alan Izett in time.
( 0:15.45: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 19 metres in Morgies territory.
Matt Dorn is looking short of options here. He gains 3 metres. Os du Toit is running across to close him down but he manages to offload to John Heads in time.
( 0:15.30: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/0----||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 22 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Shane Masters runs the diagonal - and the defence haven't picked it. He's found a bit of space out of nothing. He's already gained 9 metres. He's been held up by a rampant Alan Izett. After an old-fashioned arm-wrestle, Alan Izett comes away with the ball.
( 0:15.15: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/--0--||-----/-----|--A We're now 13 metres into Morgies territory.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He passes short to Shane Masters who is up supporting the play.
Eddie Morris is tackled by Morgan Burridge for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies show good ball security and extricate the ball from the ruck.
( 0:15.00: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/--0--||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 12 metres in Morgies territory.
A maul is formed by the Jimmies. They try to get a roll on. The Jimmies trying to push the Morgies forwards away downfield here. Plenty of grunting going on out there. The maul secures the Jimmies a gain of 5 metres.
( 0:14.45: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played in Morgies territory. 43 metres from their try line.
Zinzan Brumby is tackled by Os du Toit for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested and the Jimmies players pile in. I think he got a little isolated there, and they've turned the ball over here.
( 0:14.30: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A 4 metres into the Morgies side of the field.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He keeps this one in close and passes to Zinzan Brumby.
Matt Dorn is tackled by Os du Toit for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies are there in force and jump in quickly to secure the ball.
( 0:14.15: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A We're now 4 metres into Morgies territory.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He's looking to spread the ball wide to the backs here. Some great passing from the back line leaves Matt Dorn in possession.
Regan Hutchinson is tackled by Eddie Morris for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies are taking an age over this. 'Use it!' shouts the referee as they secure the ball.
( 0:14.00: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A Now they're 4 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
The ball should be coming out of the scrum towards Rob Cribb. Rob Cribb won't be getting his hands on the ball, no matter how many times he tries singing Pato Banton's seminal hit 'Baby Come Back'. The ball has gone straight to Cobra Classified and all that Rob Cribb can do is to make the tackle and look for the turnover.
Scrum to the Jimmies. Great work by the Jimmies. There's some twisting and turning going on up front but the Jimmies have won the scrum. That win gains them about a metre.
( 0:13.45: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 5 metres in Morgies territory.
Aaron O'Neill looks slightly surprised to receive the ball. The defensive line are up on him in a flash and he can't gain any momentum. He's tried to pass that, but it's gone forward and the opposition attempt to gather. They fail too. No advantage there, so we'll have a scrum. Feed to the Jimmies.
( 0:13.30: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 5 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Dion Alessi is struggling to make much headway. He gains 3 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by James Torres but he manages to offload to Aaron O'Neill in time.
( 0:13.15: Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/---0-||-----/-----|--A We're now 8 metres into Morgies territory.
Ginger Furball slams into contact with the massed troops of the opposition. He's already gained 7 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by James Torres but he manages to offload to Dion Alessi in time.
Restart to the Jimmies. Alistair Son with the kick. He hits a middling kick That's gone to Ginger Furball who takes the catch cleanly.
Morgies 3 - 0 Jimmies
PENALTY GOAL TO Morgies
Penalty to the Morgies to be taken by Ginger Furball. From here, they're going to have a Kick at Goal. He's made that kick look easy, and over it goes.
( 0:12.45: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/----0|--A Into Jimmies territory now. 49 metres from the halfway line.
Alan Izett is tackled by Geraint Martyn for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies are penalised for incorrect entry at the gate. Penalty to the Morgies.
( 0:12.30: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/----0|--A The next phase to be played in Jimmies territory. 1 metres from their try line.
Alan Izett is through! He could be in for the try here - ah, the cover defence gets there to bring him down. He's still gained his side 7 metres.
( 0:12.15: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/---0-|--A That brings the ball up to 42 metres in Jimmies territory.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He pops up a short pass to Alan Izett who's on hand to provide support.
Matt Dorn is tackled by Os du Toit for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies show good ball security and extricate the ball from the ruck.
( 0:12.00: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/---0-|--A The next phase to be played from 42 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Benny Read with ball in the midst of a mass of bodies. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. Donald Boland takes him to ground and a ruck forms around them.
( 0:11.45: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/---0-|--A We're now 42 metres into Jimmies territory.
Matt Dorn is struggling to make much headway. He gains 2 metres. Gareth Weaver closing in for the tackle with all the subtlety of Slyza stalking Mousey but he draws in the tackler and gets the offload away to Benny Read.
( 0:11.30: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/---0-|--A The next phase to be played from 40 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Ginger Furball is trying to create some room. He's gained about a metre. It looks for all money that Alistair Son will make the tackle but he's able to free his arms and gets the ball away to Matt Dorn just in time.
( 0:11.15: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/--0--|--A The next phase to be played from 39 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Zinzan Brumby with a great turn of pace. He's already gained 8 metres. Geraint Martyn is running across to close him down but with the no-look pass, he finds Ginger Furball. Stunning offload.
( 0:11.00: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/-0---|--A The next phase to be played from 31 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Brett Gemmell slams into contact with the massed troops of the opposition. He's already gained 8 metres. Gareth Weaver is bearing down on him but incredibly, he's able to get the ball away to Zinzan Brumby.
( 0:10.45: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 23 metres in Jimmies territory.
Cobra Classified receives the ball out wide and runs the sideline. He's already gained 9 metres. Gareth Weaver is bearing down on him but he draws in the tackler and gets the offload away to Brett Gemmell.
( 0:10.30: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A Into Jimmies territory now. 14 metres from the halfway line.
Rob Cribb looks to be lining up for the pick and go, but instead he's decided to throw this one out wide. He gains 5 metres. Great strength from Bruce Force. He's stolen that ball in the tackle. Great work!
( 0:10.15: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 19 metres in Jimmies territory.
Brett Gemmell is tackled by Chris Warrington for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested and the Jimmies players pile in. I think he got a little isolated there, and they've turned the ball over here.
( 0:10.00: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 21 metres in Jimmies territory.
The ball carrier drives at the opposition line and gains 8 metres before the offload.
Easy take there for the Morgies. And Morgan Burridge takes it without fuss.
Line Out to Morgies. That's a good throw from Alan Izett.
( 0:09.45: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 13 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Penalty to the Morgies to be taken by Ginger Furball. From here, they're going to have a Kick for Touch. Ooof. What a waste of a penalty. That finds touch 6 metres up-field. The players run up to form the line out.
( 0:09.30: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 7 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Ginger Furball is tackled by Callum Laing for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies are penalised for incorrect entry at the gate. Penalty to the Morgies.
( 0:09.15: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 7 metres in Jimmies territory.
The forwards are there to support him and they go to drive Bruce Force up field. 3 metres gained from that effort.
Easy take there for the Morgies. Bruce Force is lifted high above the Jimmies line and plucks the ball out of the air with ease.
Line Out to Morgies. The two sets of forwards look at Alan Izett in anticipation as he readies the throw. Here it comes!
( 0:09.00: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||0----/-----|--A We're now 4 metres into Jimmies territory.
Alistair Son opts to kick here for the Jimmies. He's trying to Kick for Touch. He was under pressure for this kick. Still, he's managed to find touch at least - 3 metres further downfield.
( 0:08.45: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A Into Jimmies territory now. 7 metres from the halfway line.
Callum Laing is tackled by Benny Read for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies have the ball at the base of the ruck and look to use it.
( 0:08.30: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-0---/-----|--A Into Jimmies territory now. 8 metres from the halfway line.
The forwards are there to support him and they go to drive Geraint Martyn up field. 6 metres gained from that effort.
Easy take there for the Jimmies. And that's a really loose throw. It's gone way beyond the intended target, but luckily Geraint Martyn is on hand to tidy up and is first on the spot to gather the loose ball.
Line Out to Jimmies. Eddie Morris listens to the calls and chucks the ball in.
( 0:08.15: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A The next phase to be played in Jimmies territory. 36 metres from their try line.
Penalty to the Jimmies to be taken by Matt James. From here, they're going to have a Kick for Touch. That'll do, I suppose. That finds touch 15 metres up-field. The players run up to form the line out.
( 0:08.00: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/0----|--A We're now 29 metres into Jimmies territory.
Eddie Morris is tackled by Zinzan Brumby for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but someone in the Morgies defensive line has been called off side. Penalty to the Jimmies.
( 0:07.45: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/0----|--A Into Jimmies territory now. 29 metres from the halfway line.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He passes short to Eddie Morris who is up supporting the play.
Dion Alessi is tackled by Donald Boland for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. There's nothing he can do on his own, and the Jimmies secure the turnover.
( 0:07.30: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/0----|--A The next phase to be played from 29 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Dion Alessi with the ball off the back of the ruck. He looks to spread the ball. He passes short to Dion Alessi.
Cobra Classified is tackled by Chris Warrington for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies have to work hard to dig the ball out of this ruck. Eventually, the man filling in at scrum half has his hands on it at the back of the ruck.
( 0:07.15: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/0----|--A Now they're 28 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. No doubt he'll try and run with it from here. That's just the sort of mercurial player Cobra Classified is.
Shane Masters is tackled by Aaron O'Neill for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. The Morgies forwards charge in and, yes, it looks like they've turned this over. Great work from Aaron O'Neill in particular there. Looks like he landed the telling blow and won the turnover.
( 0:07.00: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 27 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Siege Morgan thinks about having a dart at the line. The defensive line are up on him in a flash and he can't gain any momentum. He opts to take it into contact and John Heads obliges with a solid hit. They'll form a ruck here.
( 0:06.45: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A 27 metres into the Jimmies side of the field.
Geraint Martyn is looking short of options here. He gains 2 metres. Ginger Furball is running across to close him down but he manages to offload to Siege Morgan in time.
( 0:06.30: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/0----|--A That brings the ball up to 29 metres in Jimmies territory.
Rob Cribb with the ball off the back of the ruck. He looks to keep the ball amongst the forwards. He passes to Geraint Martyn who's the nearest available player.
Brett Gemmell is tackled by Callum Laing for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. There's nothing he can do on his own, and the Jimmies secure the turnover.
( 0:06.15: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/-0---|--A We're now 32 metres into Jimmies territory.
Bruce Force is almost static as he receives the ball. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. He tries to dummy and step through, but Andrew James isn't buying it and completes a good tackle.
( 0:06.00: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/-0---|--A Into Jimmies territory now. 32 metres from the halfway line.
Brett Gemmell throws an exaggerated dummy, but it works and he finds himself some space. He's already gained 9 metres. Gareth Weaver is zeroing in for the tackle but incredibly, he's able to get the ball away to Bruce Force.
( 0:05.45: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 23 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He passes short to Brett Gemmell who is up supporting the play.
Ginger Furball is tackled by Siege Morgan for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies show good ball security and extricate the ball from the ruck.
( 0:05.30: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A Now they're 21 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Michael Chung thinks about having a dart at the line. He looks to run, but it doesn't look like there's anywhere to go. Chris Warrington brings him down and the forwards will look to recycle.
( 0:05.15: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 21 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Regan Hutchinson throws his weight around and tries to push forward. He's already gained 7 metres. Coming across to try and complete the covering tackle is Rob Cribb but the tackler hasn't been able to wrap up the arms and he's able to pass to Michael Chung just before he's wrestled to the ground.
( 0:05.00: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||--0--/-----|--A We're now 14 metres into Jimmies territory.
Alistair Son to take the drop out for the Jimmies. A decent kick downfield yields a territorial gain of 14 metres, but he's handed over possession.
( 0:04.45: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) 22m from the Jimmies try line.
The ball bobbles over the try line and it touched down by a Jimmies player. Time for a 22m drop out.
Bruce Force with a great turn of pace. He's already gained 7 metres. Rob Cribb rips the ball from him in the tackle. Excellent work there, and possession is turned over!
( 0:04.30: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/----0|--A That brings the ball up to 46 metres in Jimmies territory.
John Heads on the run with the ball. He looks around and sizes up his options. He's already gained 8 metres. It looks like he's going to be tackled by Geraint Martyn but incredibly, he's able to get the ball away to Bruce Force.
( 0:04.15: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/--0--|--A The next phase to be played from 38 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
John Heads on the run with the ball. He looks around and sizes up his options. He gains 4 metres. Matt James is bearing down on him but he puts in a great fend on him and has found a bit of space.
( 0:04.00: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/-0---|--A We're now 34 metres into Jimmies territory.
Michael Chung with the ball on the run here. He gains 4 metres. Andrew James is running across to close him down but the tackler hasn't been able to wrap up the arms and he's able to pass to John Heads just before he's wrestled to the ground.
( 0:03.45: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/-0---|--A We're now 30 metres into Jimmies territory.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He throws a terrible pass. Fortunately, Michael Chung is on hand to clean up.
Zinzan Brumby is tackled by Geraint Martyn for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies have pushed the opposition off the top of the ruck and secured the ball.
( 0:03.30: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||-----/0----|--A We're now 28 metres into Jimmies territory.
Dion Alessi with the ball off the back of the ruck. He pops up a short pass to Zinzan Brumby who's on hand to provide support.
Cobra Classified is tackled by James Torres for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies have to dig like a demented mole to get the ball out of this ruck. Eventually, the man filling in at scrum half has his hands on it at the back of the ruck.
( 0:03.15: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 27 metres in Jimmies territory.
Bruce Force is through! He could be in for the try here - ah, the cover defence gets there to bring him down. He's still gained his side 9 metres.
( 0:03.00: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A They're into Jimmies territory. 32 metres from their try line.
Cobra Classified off of the scrum. He pops up a short pass to Bruce Force who's on hand to provide support.
The ball is at the feet of Brett Gemmell. He looks to detach from the scrum and go for a charge himself. The opposition didn't see this coming and he makes a clean getaway as play continues.
Scrum to the Morgies. Great work by the Morgies. The front rowers take an age to settle, but eventually the ref allows the contact. The ball comes out cleanly for the Morgies. A good, firm contest pushes them back a metre.
( 0:02.45: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 17 metres on the Jimmies side of the halfway line.
Line Out to Jimmies. That's a marginal call at best from the referee. He's called that not straight. Eddie Morris doesn't like that call at all.
( 0:02.30: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||---0-/-----|--A We're now 17 metres into Jimmies territory.
Penalty to the Jimmies to be taken by Matt James. From here, they're going to have a Kick for Touch. Not much of an angle to work with and he only finds touch 10 metres up-field. Line out time.
( 0:02.15: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||----0/-----|--A That brings the ball up to 27 metres in Jimmies territory.
Looks like there's been some infringement from the Morgies here. Penalty to the Jimmies.
Penalty to the Morgies to be taken by Ginger Furball. From here, they're going to have a Kick for Touch. That was kicked so high up I'm not sure if he even meant to kick for touch. Either way, it's not happening. The Jimmies now in possession.
( 0:02.00: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A 2 metres into the Morgies side of the field.
Benny Read is tackled by Callum Laing for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but there's clearly some Jimmies hands in that ruck. The ref's spotted it. Penalty to the Morgies.
( 0:01.45: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A We're now 2 metres into Morgies territory.
Cobra Classified with the ball off the back of the ruck. He throws the pass immediately. Benny Read is on the receiving end and he takes this cleanly.
Ginger Furball is tackled by Gareth Weaver for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Morgies are there in force and jump in quickly to secure the ball.
( 0:01.30: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A We're now 3 metres into Morgies territory.
Dion Alessi with the ball off the back of the ruck. He passes to Dion Alessi who then passes on to John Heads who finds the next man outside him - Geoff Smith who shows quick hands to pass on to Ginger Furball.
Rob Cribb is tackled by Aaron O'Neill for the Morgies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested. There's nothing he can do on his own, and the Morgies secure the turnover.
( 0:01.15: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A Now they're 3 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line. What can they do with the ball from here?
Os du Toit with ball in the midst of a mass of bodies. The defensive line rushes up to meet him and he can only go sideways. Well read by Aaron O'Neill who completes a clean tackle and ensures the ruck forms.
( 0:01.00: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/----0||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played in Morgies territory. 47 metres from their try line.
Oh. He's been held up in the tackle. The Jimmies try to rip the ball out from Donald Boland in the tackle, but the Jimmies forwards drive in here and get the ball carrier to ground for a ruck. 6 metres gained.
Great work by the Jimmies. Ah, he's given a duff call there. Possession given away as Donald Boland collects the loose ball.
Line Out to Morgies. That's a good throw from Alan Izett.
( 0:00.45: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-----||0----/-----|--A We're now 3 metres into Jimmies territory.
Penalty to the Morgies to be taken by Ginger Furball. From here, they're going to have a Kick for Touch. The penalty kick's well directed, and it gains his team 20 metres of territory by the time it rolls into touch.
( 0:00.30: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A We're now 17 metres into Morgies territory.
Ginger Furball is tackled by Andrew James for the Jimmies and a ruck forms. The ruck is contested but the Jimmies are penalised for incorrect entry at the gate. Penalty to the Morgies.
( 0:00.15: Morgies 0 - 0 Jimmies) H--|-----/-0---||-----/-----|--A The next phase to be played from 17 metres on the Morgies side of the halfway line.
Kick off to the Jimmies. Alistair Son with the kick. He kicks that to no one in particular. That's gone to Ginger Furball who's tackled as he takes the ball.
The weather is dry.