• Bok tour stats (Week 1)

    Who topped the stats in key areas of the Test between the Springboks and Ireland this past weekend, according to the Vodacom Stats App.

    TRY SCORERS

    1: JP Pietersen (South Africa)
    1: Marcell Coetzee (South Africa)
    1: Rhys Ruddock (Ireland)
    1: Tommy Bowe (Ireland)

    POINT SCORERS

    16: Jonny Sexton (Ireland)
    5: Rhys Ruddock (Ireland)
    5: Tommy Bowe (Ireland)
    5: Handré Pollard (South Africa)
    5: Marcell Coetzee (South Africa)
    5: JP Pietersen (South Africa)
    3: Ian Madigan (Ireland)

    KICKS FROM HAND

    12: Jonny Sexton (Ireland)
    9: Willie le Roux (South Africa)
    7: Conor Murray (Ireland)
    5: Handré Pollard (South Africa)
    4: Rob Kearney (Ireland)
    2: Cobus Reinach (South Africa)
    2: Francois Hougaard (South Africa)

    METRES RUN

    60: JP Pietersen (South Africa)
    60: Willie le Roux (South Africa)
    59: Rob Kearney (Ireland)
    43: Duane Vermeulen (South Africa)
    42: Simon Zebo (Ireland)
    37: Jean de Villiers (South Africa)
    22: Marcell Coetzee (South Africa)
    22: Jonny Sexton (Ireland)
    19: Jan Serfontein (South Africa)
    19: Jared Payne (Ireland)

    CLEAN BREAKS

    2: Willie le Roux (South Africa)
    1: Jan Serfontein (South Africa)
    1: Jean de Villiers (South Africa)
    1: Rhys Ruddock (Ireland)
    1: Rob Kearney (Ireland)
    1: Tommy Bowe (Ireland)

    CARRIES

    15: Duane Vermeulen (South Africa)
    12: Marcell Coetzee (South Africa)
    11: Willie le Roux (South Africa)
    9: Rob Kearney (Ireland)
    8: Handré Pollard (South Africa)
    8: Rhys Ruddock (Ireland)
    7: Eben Etzebeth (South Africa)
    7: Jan Serfontein (South Africa)
    7: Jean de Villiers (South Africa)

    DEFENDERS BEATEN

    4: Jan Serfontein (South Africa)
    4: Marcell Coetzee (South Africa)
    4: Rob Kearney (Ireland)
    3: Willie le Roux (South Africa)
    2: Bryan Habana (South Africa)
    2: Francois Hougaard (South Africa)
    2: JP Pietersen (South Africa)
    2: Trevor Nyakane (South Africa)
    2: Rhys Ruddock (Ireland)
    2: Simon Zebo (Ireland)

    OFFLOADS

    2: Willie le Roux (South Africa)
    1: Eben Etzebeth (South Africa)
    1: Jan Serfontein (South Africa)
    1: Marcell Coetzee (South Africa)
    1: Victor Matfield (South Africa)

    TACKLES

    17: Jack McGrath (Ireland)
    14: Jamie Heaslip (Ireland)
    13: Rhys Ruddock (Ireland)
    11: Paul O'Connell (Ireland)
    10: Peter O'Mahony (Ireland)
    9: Mike Ross (Ireland)
    9: Jannie du Plessis (South Africa)
    8: Jonny Sexton (Ireland)
    8: Robbie Henshaw (Ireland)
    7: Marcell Coetzee (South Africa)

    TACKLES MISSED

    3: Jack McGrath (Ireland)
    2: Bakkies Botha (South Africa)
    2: Cornal Hendricks (South Africa)
    2: Jamie Heaslip (Ireland)
    2: Jonny Sexton (Ireland)
    2: Mike Ross (Ireland)
    2: Rhys Ruddock (Ireland)
    2: Tommy Bowe (Ireland)
    2: Jannie du Plessis (South Africa)

    TURNOVERS WON

    2: Bismarck du Plessis (South Africa)
    2: Peter O'Mahony (Ireland)
    1: Adriaan Strauss (Ireland)
    1: Bryan Habana (South Africa)
    1: Duane Vermeulen (South Africa)
    1: Jack McGrath (Ireland)
    1: Richardt Strauss (Ireland)
    1: Robbie Henshaw (Ireland)

    HANDLING ERRORS

    3: Francois Hougaard (South Africa)
    2: Jan Serfontein (South Africa)
    2: Willie le Roux (South Africa)
    2: Jonny Sexton (Ireland)
    2: Rob Kearney (Ireland)
    1: Devin Toner (Ireland)
    1: Sean Cronin (Ireland)
    1: Duane Vermeulen (South Africa)
    1: Eben Etzebeth (South Africa)
    1: Cobus Reinach (South Africa)
    1: Marcell Coetzee (South Africa)
    1: Schalk Burger (South Africa)
    1: Oupa Mohoje (South Africa)

    LINEOUTS WON

    9: Victor Matfield (South Africa)
    6: Devin Talk (Ireland)
    2: Jamie Heaslip (Ireland)
    2: Paul O'Connell (Ireland)
    2: Peter O'Mahony (Ireland)
    1: Rhys Ruddock (Ireland)
    1: Bakkies Botha (South Africa)
    1: Eben Etzebeth (South Africa)
    1: Oupa Mohoje (South Africa)

    LINEOUTS STOLEN 

    2: Eben Etzebeth (South Africa)
    1: Oupa Mohoje (South Africa)

    Photo: Steve Haag/Gallo Images

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    Mariette Adams