Guinness Premiership - Bath, 20 December 2008, 14:45 local, 14:45 GMT
Bath Rugby (13) 24 - 20 (12) Sale Sharks (FT)

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Timeline

Time Bath Rugby  Score  Sale Sharks
0 start of first half start of first half
11 0 - 5 McAlister - try
14 Chabal - yellow card
15 Browne - try 5 - 5
16 James - conversion 7 - 5
22 Turner - yellow card
23 James - penalty goal 10 - 5
27 Lipman - yellow card Faure - sub on
Abraham - sub off
33 Faure - sub off
Abraham - sub on
36 10 - 10 Cueto - try
37 Cuthbert - sub on
Abendanon - sub off
10 - 12 McAlister - conversion
39 James - penalty goal 13 - 12
40 end of first half end of first half
40 start of second half
Cuthbert - sub off
Abendanon - sub on
start of second half
41 13 - 15 McAlister - penalty goal
47 James - penalty goal 16 - 15 Turner - sub off
Faure - sub on
63 Hooper - sub on
Harrison - sub off
Fa'amatuainu - sub off
Beattie - sub on
66 16 - 20 Cueto - try
68 Bemand - sub on
Claassens - sub off
70 Mears - sub off
Dixon - sub on
Stevens - sub off
Bell - sub on
Tuilagi - sub off
Tait - sub on
71 James - penalty goal 19 - 20
73 Sheridan - sub off
Turner - sub on
75 Cockbain - sub on
Schofield - sub off
79 Banahan - try 24 - 20
80 end of second half
Abendanon - sub off
Cuthbert - sub on
end of half
end of second half
end of half
80+1
0
80 Abendanon - sub off
Cuthbert - sub on
81

Notes

 
Result Bath Rugby won by a margin of 4 points
Guinness Premiership points Bath Rugby 4, Sale Sharks 1 (1 losing bonus)
 
Ground name Recreation Ground, Bath
Attendance 10600
 
Referee DM Rose

Teams

Bath Rugby Sale Sharks
Tries Browne (15), Banahan (79) Tries McAlister (11), Cueto (36, 66)
Cons James (16) Cons McAlister (37)
Pens James (23, 39, 47, 71) Pens McAlister (41)

Match stats

Bath Rugby   Sale Sharks
2 Tries 3
1 from 2 Conversion goals 1 from 3
4 from 7 Penalty goals 1 from 2
55.6% Kick at goal success 40.0%
0 Dropped goals 0
Kick/pass/run
20 Kicks from hand 21
83 Passes 126
71 Runs 91
295 Metres run with ball 403
Attacking
3 Clean breaks 7
8 Defenders beaten 9
9 Offloads 7
44 from 46 (95.7%) Rucks won 71 from 73 (97.3%)
1 from 1 (100.0%) Mauls won 1 from 1 (100.0%)
13 Turnovers conceded 13
Defensive
102/10 Tackles made/missed 70/8
91.1% Tackling success rate 89.7%
Set pieces
11 won, 1 lost (91.7%) Scrums on own feed 3 won, 1 lost (75.0%)
12 won, 4 lost (75.0%) Lineouts on own throw 6 won, 3 lost (66.7%)
Discipline
6 Penalties conceded 17
1/0 Yellow/red cards 2/0

Bath stats

Pos   T/A Pts K/P/R MR CB DB OL TO Tack LO Pen Y/R
FB Abendanon 0/0 0 7/0/8 50 0 0 0 0 1/3 0/0 0 0/0
W Maddock 0/0 0 2/1/6 8 0 0 2 0 2/1 1/0 1 0/0
C Crockett 0/0 0 1/3/5 31 0 0 0 0 10/0 0/0 0 0/0
C Fuimaono-Sapolu 0/0 0 0/6/4 14 0 1 2 0 3/0 0/0 0 0/0
W Banahan 1/0 5 0/3/8 54 0 3 1 2 3/0 0/0 0 0/0
FH James 0/0 14 7/12/0 0 0 0 0 2 6/1 0/0 0 0/0
SH Claassens 0/0 0 2/33/4 12 0 0 1 2 8/1 1/0 1 0/0
P Barnes 0/0 0 0/3/3 6 0 1 0 0 8/1 0/0 0 0/0
H Mears 0/0 0 0/4/3 33 2 1 0 1 7/0 0/0 0 0/0
P Stevens 0/0 0 0/0/6 29 1 0 1 2 7/0 0/0 2 0/0
L Harrison 0/0 0 0/0/1 0 0 0 0 1 8/0 2/0 1 0/0
L Short 0/0 0 0/0/5 11 0 0 1 0 8/0 1/0 0 0/0
F Fa'amatuainu 0/0 0 0/0/2 15 0 1 0 0 6/0 2/1 0 0/0
F Lipman 0/0 0 0/1/4 8 0 0 0 2 6/1 2/0 0 1/0
N8 Browne 1/0 5 1/2/5 12 0 1 0 0 8/2 1/1 0 0/0
(H) Dixon 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 1 0/0 0/0 0 0/0
(P) Bell 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0 0/0
(L) Hooper 0/0 0 0/0/1 1 0 0 0 0 2/0 1/0 0 0/0
(F) Beattie 0/0 0 0/0/3 6 0 0 0 0 1/0 0/0 0 0/0
(SH) Bemand 0/0 0 0/12/2 5 0 0 1 0 0/0 0/0 0 0/0
(FB) Cuthbert 0/0 0 0/0/1 0 0 0 1 0 0/0 0/0 0 0/0
Key T/A Tries / Try Assists Pts Points scored
K/P/R Kick / Pass / Run MR Metres Run with ball
CB Clean Breaks DB Defenders Beaten OL OffLoads TO TurnOvers
Tack Tackles made / missed LO LineOuts won on throw / stolen on opp throw
Pen Penalties conceded Y/R Yellow / Red cards

Sale stats

Pos   T/A Pts K/P/R MR CB DB OL TO Tack LO Pen Y/R
FB Cueto 2/0 10 3/2/11 81 1 3 1 0 4/1 0/0 0 0/0
W Bell 0/0 0 0/0/5 14 0 0 0 0 4/0 0/0 0 0/0
C Tuilagi 0/1 0 0/2/9 21 1 0 1 1 3/2 0/0 0 0/0
C McAlister 1/0 10 4/12/7 38 1 2 1 1 5/1 0/0 0 0/0
W Doherty 0/0 0 1/2/7 81 2 1 2 2 1/0 0/0 0 0/0
FH Hodgson 0/2 0 11/31/1 4 0 0 0 2 0/1 0/0 0 0/0
SH Peel 0/0 0 1/62/6 21 1 1 1 1 2/0 0/0 0 0/0
P Sheridan 0/0 0 0/0/10 34 0 0 0 0 3/0 0/0 1 0/0
H Briggs 0/0 0 0/0/3 0 0 0 0 1 6/2 0/0 0 0/0
P Turner 0/0 0 0/0/1 2 0 0 0 0 4/0 0/0 2 1/0
L Chabal 0/0 0 0/3/6 43 1 1 2 0 6/0 1/0 3 1/0
L Schofield 0/0 0 0/0/3 0 0 0 0 0 1/0 1/1 1 0/0
F White 0/0 0 0/2/8 15 0 0 0 1 6/1 2/2 2 0/0
F Abraham 0/0 0 0/0/1 10 0 0 0 1 4/0 0/0 1 0/0
N8 Fernandez Lobbe 0/0 0 1/6/10 30 0 1 0 1 9/0 2/0 0 0/0
(P) Faure 0/0 0 0/0/3 9 0 0 0 1 2/0 0/0 2 0/0
(L) Cockbain 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 1 0/0
(C) Tait 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 1/0 0/0 0 0/0
Key T/A Tries / Try Assists Pts Points scored
K/P/R Kick / Pass / Run MR Metres Run with ball
CB Clean Breaks DB Defenders Beaten OL OffLoads TO TurnOvers
Tack Tackles made / missed LO LineOuts won on throw / stolen on opp throw
Pen Penalties conceded Y/R Yellow / Red cards

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