Brumbies beat Bulls in Pretoria

The Bulls will be aiming to beat the Brumbies and reach their four Super Rugby final and potentially also host the final in Pretoria.

Match detail

We are waiting for the kick off.
The Brumbies kick off and we are underway.
2.00:The Brumbies make a strong start to the match and as the ball goes to ground the Bulls come in from the side so the Brumbies have a penalty.
3.00: Christian Lealiifano takes the kick and slots it in off the post.
6.00: The teams are battling to complete their scrums as they keep collapsing.
8.00: Another penalty to the Brumbies. Lealiffano takes the kick but misses this one.
11.00: The Brumbies are keeping the Bulls pinned back in their half. Henry Speight slips through the Bulls defence and he passes to Jesse Mogg who races for the corner and scores. TRY! It’s been all the Brumbies so far.
12.00: Lealiifano takes the conversion kick from the touchline and slots it. The Bulls have had almost no territory or possession.
13.00: Clyde Rathbone concedes a penalty for tackling/making contact in the air so the Bulls will have a shot at the posts.
14.00: Morne Steyn takes the penalty kick and he misses.
15.00: The Bulls finally manage to get some ball and they run it from the half way line and  JJ Engelbrecht runs at Speight and powers over the line. TRY!
16.00: Steyn takes the conversion kick from the touchline and misses. That’s two misses from Steyn which is unheard of at Loftus.
19.00: The Bulls are coming to life. JJ Engelbrecht makes another break but his pass is forward and he is tackled in the pass and goes down injured. The game is held up while he gets some help.
20.00: Handling Errors : Bulls 5 Brumbies 1
21.00; Dewald Potgieter says that he was interfered with at the line out so the Bulls get a penalty. Steyn takes the kick and this time he nails it. The Bulls are on the board.  
23.00: The Brumbies are awarded a penalty as Deon Greyling is sealing off after the tackle. Lealiifano takes the penalty kick and he nails it.
27.00: The Bulls have the ball but the ball goes dead in a ruck so the Bulls get a scrum. They win the scrum and start their attack just inside the Brumbies half.
28.00: The Brumbies are caught offside as the Bulls go on the charge so the Bulls have a penalty. Steyn takes the shot and nails it.
30.00: The Brumbies get the ball and try to run it at the Bulls but they are pushed out.
33.00: The Brumbies are being a little adventurous but it’s not quite clicking for them yet. The Brumbies are making ground into Bulls territory but they keep giving the ball away.
35.00: Penalty to the Brumbies. Lealiffano takes the kick and slots it to extend the lead.
39.00: The Brumbies look to be back in control of the match as they press the Bulls backwards. They try the chip through and Kirchner has to get back and dot the ball down. Morne Steyn and Deon Stegmann are down having taken knocks.
40.00: The siren sounds and the Bulls have the ball. They kick it straight out.
The half time score was Bulls 11 Brumbies 16
The Bulls kick off and we are underway for the second half.
42.00: The Bulls have made a much stronger start to the match. They work the ball into the Brumbies half through phase after phase but as Grant Hattingh

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