Aviva Premiership - Reading, 8 January 2012, 15:00 local, 15:00 GMT
London Irish (12) 21 - 19 (10) Sale Sharks (FT)

Match coverage:  Report | Reaction

Timeline

Time London Irish  Score  Sale Sharks
0 start of first half start of first half
4 0 - 5 Miller - try
6 0 - 7 Macleod - conversion
10 0 - 10 Macleod - penalty goal
12 Evans - try 5 - 10
13 Homer - conversion 7 - 10
17 Gibson - sub off
Sisi - sub on
22 Ojo - try 12 - 10
40 end of first half end of first half
40 start of second half start of second half
47 Gaskell - sub off
Myall - sub on
48 Paice - yellow card
49 12 - 13 Macleod - penalty goal
54 Homer - penalty goal 15 - 13
55 Buckley - sub off
Cobilas - sub on
58 Buckland - sub on
Gray - sub off
59 Gray - sub on
Buckland - sub off
Powell - sub off
Easter - sub on
61 15 - 16 Macleod - penalty goal
62 Dermody - sub off
Corbisiero - sub on
Rautenbach - sub on
Ion - sub off
Homer - sub off
Yarde - sub on
65 Jarvis - penalty goal 18 - 16
71 18 - 19 Willis - sub on
Peel - sub off
Macleod - penalty goal
76 Jarvis - penalty goal 21 - 19
77 Casey - sub on
Kennedy - sub off
Ojo - sub off
Thompstone - sub on
80 end of second half end of second half

Notes

 
Result London Irish won by a margin of 2 points
Aviva Premiership points London Irish 4, Sale Sharks 1 (1 losing bonus)
 
Ground name Madejski Stadium, Reading
Attendance 8088
 
Referee W Barnes

Teams

London Irish Sale Sharks
Tries Evans (12), Ojo (22) Tries Miller (4)
Cons Homer (13) Cons Macleod (6)
Pens Homer (54), Jarvis (65, 76) Pens Macleod (10, 49, 61, 71)

Match stats

London Irish   Sale Sharks
2 Tries 1
1 from 2 Conversion goals 1 from 1
3 from 5 Penalty goals 4 from 4
57.1% Kick at goal success 100.0%
0 Dropped goals 0
Kick/pass/run
28 Kicks from hand 22
101 Passes 180
70 Runs 139
219 Metres run with ball 343
Attacking
67% Possession 33%
2 Clean breaks 4
5 Defenders beaten 13
4 Offloads 14
66 from 68 (97.1%) Rucks won 108 from 116 (93.1%)
0 from 0 Mauls won 0 from 0
14 Turnovers conceded 21
Defensive
138/13 Tackles made/missed 70/5
91.4% Tackling success rate 93.3%
Set pieces
5 won, 2 lost (71.4%) Scrums on own feed 6 won, 1 lost (85.7%)
12 won, 2 lost (85.7%) Lineouts on own throw 11 won, 1 lost (91.7%)
Discipline
9 Penalties conceded 14
1/0 Yellow/red cards 0/0

Irish stats

Pos   T/A Pts K/P/R MR CB DB OL TO Tack LO Pen Y/R
FB Armitage 0/0 0 3/3/5 49 0 0 0 0 5/0 0/0 0 0/0
W Ojo 1/0 5 1/5/13 77 1 2 1 1 2/2 0/0 0 0/0
C Spratt 0/1 0 0/4/4 4 0 1 1 2 10/0 0/0 0 0/0
C Shingler 0/1 0 2/7/5 13 0 0 0 3 9/4 0/0 0 0/0
W Homer 0/0 5 1/2/2 6 0 0 0 1 4/1 0/0 0 0/0
FH Jarvis 0/0 6 12/16/3 11 0 0 1 3 7/1 1/0 0 0/0
SH Allinson 0/0 0 9/56/4 16 1 1 0 0 8/0 1/0 0 0/0
P Dermody 0/0 0 0/0/2 0 0 0 0 0 9/0 0/0 0 0/0
H Paice 0/0 0 0/2/6 4 0 0 1 0 15/0 0/0 2 1/0
P Ion 0/0 0 0/0/4 3 0 0 0 1 4/0 0/0 0 0/0
L Kennedy 0/0 0 0/0/1 0 0 0 0 0 11/0 0/0 1 0/0
L Garvey 0/0 0 0/1/10 17 0 0 0 0 10/1 1/0 0 0/0
F Evans 1/0 5 0/2/2 1 0 0 0 0 10/1 7/0 1 0/0
F Gibson 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 3/1 0/0 2 0/0
N8 Gray 0/0 0 0/1/4 6 0 1 0 2 12/1 2/0 1 0/0
(H) Buckland 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0 0/0
(P) Corbisiero 0/0 0 0/1/0 0 0 0 0 0 5/0 0/0 0 0/0
(P) Rautenbach 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 2/0 0/0 0 0/0
(L) Casey 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0 0/0
(F) Sisi 0/0 0 0/1/3 3 0 0 0 1 7/0 0/0 0 0/0
(W) Thompstone 0/0 0 0/0/1 5 0 0 0 0 1/0 0/0 0 0/0
(W) Yarde 0/0 0 0/0/1 4 0 0 0 0 4/1 0/0 1 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 Miller 1/0 5 3/12/10 24 1 1 0 2 2/0 0/0 1 0/0
W Brady 0/0 0 3/8/8 39 1 1 1 4 4/0 1/0 0 0/0
C Leota 0/1 0 0/2/7 34 0 3 0 0 3/0 0/0 0 0/0
C Tuitupou 0/0 0 0/8/12 13 0 1 1 1 3/1 0/0 0 0/0
W Tuculet 0/0 0 1/2/9 34 1 0 0 1 1/1 0/0 1 0/0
FH Macleod 0/0 14 9/39/9 29 0 1 2 2 7/0 0/0 0 0/0
SH Peel 0/0 0 6/78/5 18 1 2 0 1 4/0 0/0 0 0/0
P Dickinson 0/0 0 0/2/2 3 0 0 0 0 7/0 0/0 0 0/0
H Jones 0/0 0 0/2/11 9 0 0 1 2 5/1 0/0 1 0/0
P Buckley 0/0 0 0/2/5 19 0 0 2 1 2/1 0/0 1 0/0
L McKenzie 0/0 0 0/0/8 0 0 0 0 1 4/0 1/0 1 0/0
L Gaskell 0/0 0 0/1/7 14 0 1 1 1 4/0 3/0 0 0/0
F Vernon 0/0 0 0/3/5 15 0 0 1 0 4/0 2/0 1 0/0
F Auva'a 0/0 0 0/2/17 41 0 2 1 0 11/0 0/1 2 0/0
N8 Powell 0/0 0 0/6/11 39 0 1 4 5 4/0 0/0 0 0/0
(P) Cobilas 0/0 0 0/0/4 3 0 0 0 0 2/0 0/0 0 0/0
(L) Myall 0/0 0 0/0/3 0 0 0 0 0 3/1 2/0 2 0/0
(N8) Easter 0/0 0 0/2/5 9 0 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0 0/0
(SH) Willis 0/0 0 0/11/1 0 0 0 0 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

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