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Super Rugby stats (Round 13)


  • 12 May 2014
Victor Matfield takes a lineout against the Stormers at Loftus Victor Matfield takes a lineout against the Stormers at Loftus

SARugbymag.co.za looks at the players who topped the stats in key areas of the game this past weekend as well as for the season so far.

KICKS FROM HAND

Round 13

21: Jesse Mogg (Brumbies)
17: Frans Steyn (Sharks)
11: Matt Toomua (Brumbies)
11: Andy Ellis (Crusaders)
11: Israel Dagg (Crusaders)

Season so far

136: Beauden Barrett (Hurricanes)
112: Jesse Mogg (Brumbies)
103: Willie le Roux (Cheetahs)
90: Quade Cooper (Reds)
89: Sias Ebersohn (Force)
88: Will Genia (Reds)
87: Francois Hougaard (Bulls)

METRES RUN

Round 13

135: Johnny McNicholl (Crusaders)
98: Jesse Mogg (Brumbies)
94: Mike Harris (Reds)
86: Frans Steyn (Sharks)
85: Tim Nanai-Williams (Chiefs)
81: Damian de Allende (Stormers)

Season so far

939: Willie le Roux (Cheetahs)
825: Ben Smith (Highlanders)
774: Charles Piutau (Blues)
749: Jesse Mogg (Brumbies)
739: Lwazi Mvovo (Sharks)
702: Julian Savea (Hurricanes)
684: Jürgen Visser (Bulls)

CLEAN BREAKS

Round 13

5: Lolagi Visinia (Blues)
3: Ben Smith (Highlanders)
3: Johnny McNicholl (Crusaders)
3: Richard Buckman (Highlanders)
3: Tim Nanai-Williams (Chiefs)
2: Dom Shipperley (Reds)
2: Lionel Mapoe (Lions)
2: Luke Whitelock (Crusaders)

Season so far

14: Israel Folau (Waratahs)
13: Julian Savea (Hurricanes)
12: Alapati Leiua (Hurricanes)
11: Lwazi Mvovo (Sharks)
11: Ryan Crotty (Crusaders)
11: Lolagi Visinia (Blues)
11: Nemani Nadolo (Crusaders)
10: Willie le Roux (Cheetahs)
10: Adam Ashley-Cooper (Waratahs)
10: Tim Nanai-Williams (Chiefs)

CARRIES

Round 13

20: Jesse Mogg (Brumbies)
17: Boom Prinsloo (Cheetahs)
17: Frans Steyn (Sharks)
17: Jaco Kriel (Lions)
15: Heinrich Brüssow (Cheetahs)
15: Cobus Reinach (Sharks)

Season so far

130: Willie le Roux (Cheetahs)
127: Ben Smith (Highlanders)
125: Charles Piutau (Blues)
124: Kurtley Beale (Waratahs)
121: Jesse Mogg (Brumbies)
115: Israel Dagg (Crusaders)
115: Tim Nanai-Williams (Chiefs)
107: Jacques du Plessis (Bulls)
106: Julian Savea (Hurricanes)

DEFENDERS BEATEN

Round 13

7: Ben Smith (Highlanders)
5: Cobus Reinach (Sharks)
4: Lwazi Mvovo (Sharks)
4: Ma'a Nonu (Blues)
3: Adriaan Strauss (Cheetahs)
3: Beauden Barrett (Hurricanes)
3: Bismarck du Plessis (Sharks)
3: Boom Prinsloo (Cheetahs)
3: Courtnall Skosan (Lions)
3: Armand van der Merwe (Lions)
3: Damian de Allende (Stormers)

Season so far

37: Alapati Leiua (Hurricanes)
36: Charles Piutau (Blues)
34: Julian Savea (Hurricanes)
31: Malakai Fekitoa (Highlanders)
31: Ben Smith (Highlanders)
25: Quade Cooper (Reds)
25: Ryan Crotty (Crusaders)
24: Bernard Foley (Waratahs)
24: Lwazi Mvovo (Sharks)
24: Beauden Barrett (Hurricanes)

OFFLOADS

Round 13

4: James Broadhurst (Hurricanes)
3: Aaron Smith (Highlanders)
3: Adriaan Strauss (Cheetahs)
3: Frans Steyn (Sharks)
3: Heinrich Brüssow (Cheetahs)
3: Cadeyrn Neville (Rebels)
3: Marnitz Boshoff (Lions)
3: Quade Cooper (Reds)

Season so far

24: Israel Folau (Waratahs)
23: Quade Cooper (Reds)
19: Tawera Kerr-Barlow (Chiefs)
17: Willie le Roux (Cheetahs)
17: Faf de Klerk (Lions)
16: Nic White (Brumbies)

TACKLES

Round 13

18: Jarrad Butler (Brumbies)
18: Joe Wheeler (Highlanders)
16: Thomas Franklin (Highlanders)
15: Elliot Dixon (Highlanders)
15: Gareth Evans (Highlanders)

Season so far

156: Matt Hodgson (Force)
132: Jacques du Plessis (Bulls)
116: Michael Hooper (Waratahs)
116: Shane Christie (Highlanders)
115: Warren Whiteley (Lions)
112: Boom Prinsloo (Cheetahs)
112: Nasi Manu (Highlanders)

TACKLES MISSED

Round 13

4: Christian Leali'ifano (Brumbies)
4: Sam Wykes (Force)
3: Aaron Smith (Highlanders)
3: Beau Robinson (Reds)
3: Julian Redelinghuys (Lions)
3: Sam Carter (Brumbies)
3: Stephen Moore (Brumbies)

Season so far

23: Aaron Smith (Highlanders)
20: Rayno Benjamin (Cheetahs)
18: Jake Schatz (Reds)
18: Nic White (Brumbies)
18: Stefan Watermeyer (Lions)
18: Willie le Roux (Cheetahs)
17: Bernard Foley (Waratahs)
17: Frans Steyn (Sharks)
17: Sarel Pretorius (Cheetahs)

TURNOVERS WON

Round 13

3: John Hardie (Highlanders)
3: Tawera Kerr-Barlow (Chiefs)
3: Tom Donnelly (Blues)
2: Ben Mowen (Brumbies)
2: Jarrad Butler (Brumbies)
2: Lionel Mapoe (Lions)
2: Paul Willemse (Bulls)

Season so far

15: Matt Hodgson (Force)
13: Deon Fourie (Stormers)
13: Michael Hooper (Waratahs)
13: Jack Lam (Hurricanes)
12: Adriaan Strauss (Cheetahs)
12: Marcell Coetzee (Sharks)
12: Bismarck du Plessis (Sharks)
12: Tamati Ellison (Rebels)

HANDLING ERRORS

Round 13

4: Nic White (Brumbies)
3: Derick Minnie (Lions)
3: George Moala (Blues)
3: Julian Savea (Hurricanes)
3: Odwa Ndungane (Sharks)

Season so far

30: Julian Savea (Hurricanes)
25: Quade Cooper (Reds)
21: Nic White (Brumbies)
17: Malakai Fekitoa (Highlanders)
16: Sias Ebersohn (Force)
16: Jesse Mogg (Brumbies)

LINEOUTS STOLEN

Round 13

1: Victor Matfield (Bulls)
1: Duane Vermeulen (Stormers)
1: Jono Ross (Bulls)
1: Faf de Klerk (Lions)
1: Dominic Bird (Cheetahs)
1: Matt Hodgson (Force)
1: Ryan Kankowski (Sharks)

Season so far

8: Ben Mowen (Brumbies)
6: Stephan Lewies (Sharks)
6: Ryan Kankowski (Sharks)
5: Paul Willemse (Bulls)
5: Warren Whiteley (Lions)
5: Sam Whitelock (Crusaders)
5: Jeremy Thrush (Hurricanes)
5: Victor Matfield (Bulls)

Photo: Barry Aldworth/BackpagePix

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