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Season 40: Day 63/133 .

Jimmys XV - Short On Talent

81 Game over! Victory to the home team. Final score: 25 - 12.
79 The conversion by is missed, though.
78 picks the ball up from the scrum. Handing off the attempted tackles of and , he charges over the line. They've gone to the video ref, but the Jimmys XV players are celebrating already. knows it was a try. The replays confirm it and the try is awarded! 25 - 12
77The ball is loose and bouncing around..
The ball takes a lucky bounce straight into the welcoming arms of a Jimmys XV player.
76 passes to , but, despite his recent involvement in the local version of Dancing with the Stars, he doesn't have the silky smooth moves necessary to outstep .
75It looks like Short On Talent lost the ball in the ruck. Their forwards weren't quick enough to protect the ball.
74Short On Talent can't seem to get their act together as drops 's pass before their attack even has a chance to get going.
73Good lineout for Short On Talent. The hooker finds his man perfectly, and wins the ball in the air.
72Jimmys XV want to spread the play, so passes to who flicks the ball on to . The Short On Talent cover has numbered up and makes a solid tackle.
71 with the kick from halfway.. has got his positioning all wrong and takes an easy catch. Jimmys XV will be on the front foot here.
69 The conversion is missed. The crowd is giving him some flak, he really should have nailed that one.
68 Thats poor passing from Jimmys XV. chucks a wild one at , all he can do is try to pass on his troubles to , the pass drops short and the Short On Talent defender spots an opportunity to intercept the ball..
But look at that! The ball takes an outrageous bounce and ends up in the hands of and with his marker looking round in bewilderment for the ball saunters over the line for the five pointer. The Short On Talent captain is shaking his head in disbelief at the vagaries of this odd shaped ball.
67At the ruck, it looks like Short On Talent could be in trouble here..
The Jimmys XV back row hit the pile hard and the ball appears on the Jimmys XV side.
66Short On Talent's scrum half is smashed by . That run was so telegraphed that the postal service want to charge him for it!
65Turnover. Short On Talent now has possession and the backs are ready for a new attack.
64Jimmys XV try to move the ball wide. The ball is passed from to to to . It's all too lateral, and a bit too obvious though, and is ready and waiting. They'll need to be a bit more creative than that to break down the defence.
63 takes the kickoff, launching the ball high into the air over Jimmys XV stadium. positions himself well, and takes the ball in the air right in front of . Good hands from the Jimmys XV player there.
61 The conversion by is missed, though.
60 takes up the crash ball, but manages to stay on his feet. Jimmys XV form a maul that continues to move forward despite and joining in defense. As the maul's momentum dissipates, peels off and runs the try in. Classic rugby!
59The ball is loose and bouncing around..
The ball takes a lucky bounce straight into the welcoming arms of a Jimmys XV player.
58 passes to , but, despite his recent involvement in the local version of Dancing with the Stars, he doesn't have the silky smooth moves necessary to outstep .
57Ruck. Jimmys XV get the ball from that one and their scrumhalf can be heard frantically giving his instructions for a new attack.
56 smashes through 's tackle. He's slowed down just enough though, and finishes the job.
55 takes the kickoff, launching the ball high into the air over Jimmys XV stadium. positions himself well, and takes the ball in the air right in front of . Good hands from the Jimmys XV player there.
53 The conversion is missed, though.
52 On the halfway line, runs straight at , handing him off strongly before offloading to . The defence is there in numbers, but he spins out of 's tackle, then spins the other way, avoiding as well. The fans are on their feet as he passes to just inside Short On Talent's 22 metre line! He pins his ears back and sprints for the line, getting there before the defence can cover him, and dives over for a well-worked 5 points!
51It's a ruck, Short On Talent look like they have secured the ball, but on the far side from the ref a Jimmys XV hand has flicked the ball back! The Short On Talent scrum half throws his arms up in despair, but the ref signals play on.
50Jimmys XV are being tested here. shows good hands to move the ball from to in one movement, but Jimmys XV pass the test with flying colours as shoots out of the defensive line to make a crunching tackle!
49It's a scrum for Short On Talent. Under pressure the front rows come up, but Short On Talent clear the ball quickly and look to attack.
48Jimmys XV can't seem to get their act together as drops 's pass before their attack even has a chance to get going.
47Ruck. Jimmys XV get the ball from that one and their scrumhalf can be heard frantically giving his instructions for a new attack.
46 pops the short ball to who muscles his way over the advantage line! Excellent defending there by , who just manages to cling on long enough to bring him down.
45Ruck. Jimmys XV get the ball from that one and their scrumhalf can be heard frantically giving his instructions for a new attack.
44Jimmys XV want to spread the play, so passes to who flicks the ball on to . The Short On Talent cover has numbered up and makes a solid tackle.
43Jimmys XV have retained possession as their players were quick and picked up the loose ball. They'll be able to attack again
42The big guys have been watching the backs at training and try to show them up. passes to , who goose steps and sets off on an angle. shows him some space and then takes his legs out from underneath him after an awkward sidestep attempt.
41 signals to his forwards to stay behind the ball and sends a hanging kick in their direction.
Both and jump for the catch, but both players have misjudged the flight of the ball and it sails over their heads. is the first to react, scooping up the loose ball on the first bounce.

With the visitors just ahead it's still all to play for.
40+1 The conversion is missed, though.
40 Superb work there by forwards and backs alike! sends the ball to who carries it on before passing on to . He spots that he has an overlap outside, draws in a defender and then passes to . There's nobody between him and the try line, and he sprints in for a well-worked try.
39Short On Talent have stolen Jimmys XV's lineout ball! mistimed his jump, and got his hands to it first. Good work by Short On Talent at that lineout!
38Short On Talent's scrum half tries one of his darting runs, but he is unceremoniously dumped by . He'll think twice before trying that again!
37Thats good ball off the top of the lineout for Short On Talent. taps the ball down to his scrum half.
36Jimmys XV's scrum half is smashed by . That run was so telegraphed that the postal service want to charge him for it!
35It looks like Short On Talent lost the ball in the ruck. Their forwards weren't quick enough to protect the ball.
34 pops the short ball to who muscles his way over the advantage line! Excellent defending there by , who just manages to cling on long enough to bring him down.
33It's a scrum to Short On Talent. It's wheeling around as the ball is fed in, but Short On Talent still win the ball.
32 gets by before passing to his centre. runs like a bull straight at Jimmys XV's defense. Unfortunately, he didn't know that is the regional bull riding champion.
31It's a scrum to Short On Talent. It's wheeling around as the ball is fed in, but Short On Talent still win the ball.
30Jimmys XV have an overlap on the right. Looks like they've spotted it too. fires a quick pass off to who flicks the ball on to . He's rushed the pass though, and the ball evades the grasp of . That was a good scoring opportunity gone to waste.
29At the ruck, that's a devastating clean out. It's perfect attacking ball for the Jimmys XV half back.
28There was no love lost there! was smashed by ! Perfectly legal though.
27 takes the kickoff, launching the ball high into the air over Jimmys XV stadium. positions himself well, and takes the ball in the air right in front of . Good hands from the Jimmys XV player there.
25 The conversion attempt by bounces off the right hand post and goes wide.
24 What a try!! wins the ball after a tackle and distributes it to his colleague running a good supporting line, . The angle of the run takes him through the attempted tackles of both and . He then passes the ball to , who hands-off , before sending the ball on to . then sprints the last few meters and makes a slide-dive over the line to secure the five points. Great multi-phase rugby by Jimmys XV!
23Turnover. Jimmys XV now has possession and the backs are ready for a new attack.
22From the ruck, gets the ball out to . The fly half sets off up the touchline, but puts in a good tap tackle and he falls into touch.
21Short On Talent have stolen Jimmys XV's lineout ball! mistimed his jump, and got his hands to it first. Good work by Short On Talent at that lineout!
20 smashes through 's tackle. He's slowed down just enough though, and finishes the job.
19 takes the kickoff. takes the ball in the air right in front of , who wasn't aggressive enough.
17 slots it through to finish off a great try by Short On Talent.
16 On the halfway line, runs straight at , handing him off strongly before offloading to . The defence is there in numbers, but he spins out of 's tackle, then spins the other way, avoiding as well. The fans are on their feet as he passes to just inside Jimmys XV's 22 metre line! He pins his ears back and sprints for the line, getting there before the defence can cover him, and dives over for a well-worked 5 points!
15Short On Talent have stolen Jimmys XV's lineout ball! mistimed his jump, and got his hands to it first. Good work by Short On Talent at that lineout!
14Short On Talent's scrum half, , passes the ball to his winger, , but gets there quickly and manages to bring him down.
13Good lineout for Short On Talent. The hooker finds his man perfectly, and wins the ball in the air.
12Jimmys XV are looking to put a move on Short On Talent here. fires a long pass to who almost breaks the line before slipping a clever inside ball to . Short On Talent are scrambling to get to before he can make any more yards and just about gets the tackle in.
11At the ruck, that's a devastating clean out. It's perfect attacking ball for the Jimmys XV half back.
10There was no love lost there! was smashed by ! Perfectly legal though.
9Jimmys XV have retained possession as their players were quick and picked up the loose ball. They'll be able to attack again
8Jimmys XV's scrum half, , passes the ball to his winger, , but gets there quickly and manages to bring him down.
7Jimmys XV have a scrum. The referee call 'engage' and the two front rows slam together. The ball goes in, and the scrum stays steady. The Jimmys XV scrum half is ready to take the ball from the back of the scrum, but the Short On Talent openside disengages and tackles him while the ball is still in there. He's trying to convince the referee that the ball was out, but he's never going to get away with that! Penalty to Jimmys XV.
6Short On Talent can't seem to get their act together as drops 's pass before their attack even has a chance to get going.
5Beautiful phase for Short On Talent! starts the move off with a quick pass to . There are dummy runners everywhere, and Jimmys XV look lost out there. puts in a long pass to who takes the ball on for 10 metres before passing back inside to and at last . He's stopped but the ball isn't lost, giving a new phase for Short On Talent to come.
4Turnover. Short On Talent now has possession and the backs are ready for a new attack.
3 exploits a gap on the left before passing to , who... BAM! Hospital pass. He gets to his feet groggily and tries to pretend it didn't hurt. The tackler was
2The ball is loose in open play and there is no offside as Jimmys XV pounce.. Turnover!
1 makes a break on his own. With no support runners, he takes on and beats . His teammates have caught up with him, and he gratefully passes to . He seems less grateful though when sends a terrible pass towards and he drops the ball!
0 takes the kickoff, launching the ball high into the air over Jimmys XV stadium. positions himself well, and takes the ball in the air right in front of . Good hands from the Short On Talent player there.
16:56As the players finish warming up it is looking increasingly like we'll be seeing showers later!
81 Game over! Victory to the home team. Final score: 25 - 12.
79 The conversion by is missed, though.
78 ! !
77Looseball: and were quicker than and
76-> X
75Ruck won by , and against , and !
74 -X
73Good lineout for Short On Talent. The hooker finds his man perfectly, and wins the ball in the air.
72-> !-> X
71 with the kick from halfway.. has got his positioning all wrong and takes an easy catch. Jimmys XV will be on the front foot here.
69 The conversion is missed. The crowd is giving him some flak, he really should have nailed that one.
68 !-> !->
67Ruck won by , and against , and !
66 X
65Looseball: and were quicker than and
64->->-> X
63 takes the kickoff, launching the ball high into the air over Jimmys XV stadium. positions himself well, and takes the ball in the air right in front of . Good hands from the Jimmys XV player there.
61 The conversion by is missed, though.
60 ! ! !->
59Looseball: and were quicker than and
58-> X
57Ruck won by , and against , and !
56 ! X
55 takes the kickoff, launching the ball high into the air over Jimmys XV stadium. positions himself well, and takes the ball in the air right in front of . Good hands from the Jimmys XV player there.
53 The conversion is missed, though.
52 !-> ! !->
51Ruck won by , and against , and !
50-> !-> X
49It's a scrum for Short On Talent. Under pressure the front rows come up, but Short On Talent clear the ball quickly and look to attack.
48 -X
47Ruck won by , and against , and !
46-> X
45Ruck won by , and against , and !
44 !->-> X
43Looseball: and were quicker than and
42-> X
41 signals to his forwards to stay behind the ball and sends a hanging kick in their direction.
Both and jump for the catch, but both players have misjudged the flight of the ball and it sails over their heads. is the first to react, scooping up the loose ball on the first bounce.
21
40+1 The conversion is missed, though.
40->-> !->
39Short On Talent have stolen Jimmys XV's lineout ball! mistimed his jump, and got his hands to it first. Good work by Short On Talent at that lineout!
38 X
37Thats good ball off the top of the lineout for Short On Talent. taps the ball down to his scrum half.
36 X
35Ruck won by , and against , and !
34-> X
33It's a scrum to Short On Talent. It's wheeling around as the ball is fed in, but Short On Talent still win the ball.
32 !-> X
31It's a scrum to Short On Talent. It's wheeling around as the ball is fed in, but Short On Talent still win the ball.
30->-> -X
29Ruck won by , and against , and !
28 X
27 takes the kickoff, launching the ball high into the air over Jimmys XV stadium. positions himself well, and takes the ball in the air right in front of . Good hands from the Jimmys XV player there.
25 The conversion attempt by bounces off the right hand post and goes wide.
24-> ! !-> ! !->
23Looseball: and were quicker than and
22-> X
21Short On Talent have stolen Jimmys XV's lineout ball! mistimed his jump, and got his hands to it first. Good work by Short On Talent at that lineout!
20 ! X
19 takes the kickoff. takes the ball in the air right in front of , who wasn't aggressive enough.
17 slots it through to finish off a great try by Short On Talent.
16 !-> ! !->
15Short On Talent have stolen Jimmys XV's lineout ball! mistimed his jump, and got his hands to it first. Good work by Short On Talent at that lineout!
14-> X
13Good lineout for Short On Talent. The hooker finds his man perfectly, and wins the ball in the air.
12 !->-> ! X
11Ruck won by , and against , and !
10 X
9Looseball: and were quicker than and
8-> X
7Jimmys XV have a scrum. The referee call 'engage' and the two front rows slam together. The ball goes in, and the scrum stays steady. The Jimmys XV scrum half is ready to take the ball from the back of the scrum, but the Short On Talent openside disengages and tackles him while the ball is still in there. He's trying to convince the referee that the ball was out, but he's never going to get away with that! Penalty to Jimmys XV.
6 -X
5 !->-> !->->
4Looseball: and were quicker than and
3 !-> X
2Looseball: and were quicker than and
1 !-> -X
0 takes the kickoff, launching the ball high into the air over Jimmys XV stadium. positions himself well, and takes the ball in the air right in front of . Good hands from the Short On Talent player there.

SCORING SEQUENCE
(17': 0-7) (25': 5-7) (40+1': 5-12) (53': 10-12) (61': 15-12) (69': 20-12) (79': 25-12)

★ Referee : Desmond Edwardson    
League

Jimmys XV

• 5 Tries: (16', 24', 40', 52', 60', 68', 78')
• 0/5 Convs
Balls wonKickoffsLineoutsScrumsRucksLoose balls
Ball retention0/20/30/05/56
Turnovers won5/50/30/34/4
20/335/70/60/39/96/8

Short On Talent

• 2 Tries: (16', 24', 40', 52', 60', 68', 78')
• 1/2 Convs: (17')
Balls wonKickoffsLineoutsScrumsRucksLoose balls
Ball retention0/53/33/30/42
Turnovers won2/23/30/00/5
13/332/76/63/30/92/8

3573 tickets sold

Grandstand: 600
Opposite Stand: 400
Terrace: 250
Visitors Terrace: 250
Gallery: 2073
Stadium : Jimmys XV stadium
21/09/2019 17:00

Jimmys XV

 Pressure PassesCatchesBroken TacklesTacklesBalls wonRatings
1.
30': Failed pass to
0/1
3': Caught a pass from
30': Caught a pass from
2/2
3': Tackled by (Strength)
0/1
5': Missed (Strength)
0/1
  
03/10
2.
44': Passed to
52': Passed to
2/2
44': Caught a pass from
52': Caught a pass from
60': Caught a pass from
3/3
52': Ran through
52': Ran through
2/2
   
10/10
3.  
48': Dropped a pass from
0/1
 
1': Missed (Strength)
0/1
  
02/10
4.
72': Passed to
1/1
30': Dropped a pass from
42': Caught a pass from
1/2
28': Tackled by (Strength)
42': Tackled by (Strength)
78': Ran through
78': Ran through
2/4
   
05/10
5.
3': Passed to
42': Passed to
64': Passed to
3/3
12': Caught a pass from
24': Caught a pass from
76': Caught a pass from
3/3
3': Ran through
12': Ran through
12': Tackled by (Strength)
56': Ran through
56': Tackled by (Strength)
76': Tackled by (Strength)
3/6
   
10/10
6.
24': Passed to
44': Passed to
60': Passed to
3/3
24': Caught a pass from
68': Caught a pass from
2/2
24': Ran through
24': Ran through
44': Ran through
60': Ran through
60': Ran through
60': Ran through
6/6
20': Tackled (Strength)
1/1
  
10/10
7.
12': Passed to
24': Passed to
2/2
12': Caught a pass from
24': Caught a pass from
2/2
24': Ran through
24': Ran through
2/2
5': Missed (Strength)
16': Missed (Strength)
20': Missed (Strength)
34': Tackled (Strength)
40': Missed (Strength)
1/5
  
07/10
8.
24': Passed to
1/1
46': Caught a pass from
1/1
10': Tackled by (Strength)
46': Tackled by (Strength)
0/2
16': Missed (Strength)
50': Missed (Strength)
0/2
  
02/10
9.
8': Passed to
12': Passed to
30': Passed to
46': Passed to
48': Failed pass to
52': Passed to
58': Passed to
68': Passed to
76': Passed to
8/9
 
12': Ran past
36': Tackled by (Strength)
52': Ran through
68': Ran past
3/4
16': Missed (Speed)
32': Missed (Strength)
38': Tackled (Strength)
66': Tackled (Strength)
2/4
  
10/10
10.
30': Passed to
64': Passed to
68': Passed to
72': Passed to
4/4
30': Caught a pass from
44': Caught a pass from
64': Caught a pass from
68': Caught a pass from
72': Caught a pass from
5/5
44': Tackled by (Speed)
68': Ran through
72': Ran past
2/3
22': Tackled (Strength)
1/1
  
10/10
11.  
8': Caught a pass from
1/1
8': Tackled by (Strength)
0/1
   
04/10
12.  
52': Caught a pass from
1/1
 
32': Tackled (Strength)
1/1
  
06/10
13.
64': Passed to
1/1
64': Caught a pass from
1/1
    
06/10
14.  
58': Caught a pass from
64': Caught a pass from
72': Caught a pass from
3/3
58': Tackled by (Strength)
64': Tackled by (Speed)
72': Tackled by (Speed)
0/3
14': Tackled (Speed)
1/1
  
05/10
15.    
50': Tackled (Strength)
1/1
  
05/10
 25/2725/2720/348/180/00/0 
16.
17.
18.
19.
20.
21.
22.
92% Pressure Passes
58% Broken Tackles
44% Tackles

Short On Talent

 Pressure PassesCatchesBroken TacklesTacklesBalls wonRatings
1.
1': Passed to
1/1
40': Caught a pass from
1/1
1': Ran through
1/1
56': Tackled (Strength)
1/1
  
08/10
2.
1': Failed pass to
0/1
1': Caught a pass from
1/1
 
52': Missed (Strength)
78': Missed (Strength)
0/2
  
02/10
3.
5': Passed to
1/1
 
5': Ran through
1/1
3': Tackled (Strength)
1/1
  
07/10
4.  
16': Caught a pass from
1/1
20': Ran through
20': Tackled by (Strength)
1/2
   
05/10
5.  
50': Caught a pass from
1/1
50': Tackled by (Strength)
0/1
   
04/10
6.
16': Passed to
40': Passed to
2/2
16': Caught a pass from
40': Caught a pass from
2/2
16': Ran through
16': Ran through
40': Ran through
3/3
3': Missed (Strength)
12': Missed (Strength)
24': Missed (Strength)
0/3
  
08/10
7.  
1': Dropped a pass from
6': Dropped a pass from
74': Dropped a pass from
0/3
 
10': Tackled (Strength)
12': Tackled (Strength)
24': Missed (Strength)
28': Tackled (Strength)
42': Tackled (Strength)
44': Missed (Strength)
4/6
  
03/10
8.
5': Passed to
50': Passed to
2/2
5': Caught a pass from
34': Caught a pass from
50': Caught a pass from
3/3
5': Ran through
34': Tackled by (Strength)
50': Ran through
2/3
24': Missed (Strength)
46': Tackled (Strength)
52': Missed (Strength)
1/3
  
09/10
9.
14': Passed to
16': Passed to
22': Passed to
32': Passed to
34': Passed to
40': Passed to
50': Passed to
74': Failed pass to
7/8
 
16': Ran past
32': Ran through
38': Tackled by (Strength)
66': Tackled by (Strength)
2/4
12': Missed (Speed)
36': Tackled (Strength)
52': Missed (Strength)
68': Missed (Speed)
1/4
  
08/10
10.
5': Passed to
40': Passed to
2/2
5': Caught a pass from
22': Caught a pass from
40': Caught a pass from
3/3
22': Tackled by (Strength)
0/1
24': Missed (Strength)
44': Tackled (Speed)
56': Missed (Strength)
60': Missed (Strength)
68': Missed (Strength)
72': Missed (Speed)
78': Missed (Strength)
1/7
  
03/10
11.  
14': Caught a pass from
1/1
14': Tackled by (Speed)
0/1
58': Tackled (Strength)
64': Tackled (Speed)
72': Tackled (Speed)
3/3
  
07/10
12.  
32': Caught a pass from
1/1
32': Tackled by (Strength)
0/1
60': Missed (Strength)
0/1
  
03/10
13.
5': Passed to
1/1
5': Caught a pass from
1/1
    
06/10
14.    
8': Tackled (Strength)
76': Tackled (Strength)
2/2
  
06/10
15.
6': Failed pass to
0/1
5': Caught a pass from
1/1
 
60': Missed (Strength)
0/1
  
03/10
 16/1916/1910/1814/340/00/0 
16.
17.
18.
19.
20.
21.
22.
84% Pressure Passes
55% Broken Tackles
41% Tackles