• Super Rugby stats (Round 6)

    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 6

    16: Jesse Mogg (Brumbies)
    14: Peter Grant (Stormers)
    13: Jacques-Louis Potgieter (Bulls)
    13: Jürgen Visser (Bulls)
    11: Jayden Hayward (Force)

    Season so far

    53: Beauden Barrett (Hurricanes)
    53: Marnitz Boshoff (Lions)
    53: Willie le Roux (Cheetahs)
    46: Johan Goosen (Cheetahs)
    44: Will Genia (Reds)

    METRES RUN

    Round 6

    102: Jürgen Visser (Bulls)
    99: Ben Smith (Highlanders)
    98: Gio Aplon (Stormers)
    96: Israel Folau (Hurricanes)
    95: Jesse Mogg (Brumbies)

    Season so far

    492: Willie le Roux (Cheetahs)
    405: Israel Folau (Waratahs)
    367: Julian Savea (Hurricanes)
    340: Jesse Mogg (Brumbies)
    339: Aidan Toua (Reds)

    CLEAN BREAKS

    Round 6

    3: Rayno Benjamin (Cheetahs)
    2: Bernard Foley (Waratahs)
    2: Cornell Hendricks (Cheetahs)
    2: Gio Aplon (Stormers)
    2: Israel Folau (Waratahs)
    2: Patrick Osborne (Highlanders)
    2: Quade Cooper (Reds)
    2: Tevita Li (Blues)
    2: TJ Perenara (Hurricanes)

    Season so far

    10: Israel Folau (Waratahs)
    7: Julian Savea (Hurricanes)
    6: Peter Betham (Waratahs)
    5: Cornall Hendricks (Cheetahs)
    5: Jesse Mogg (Brumbies)
    5: Johan Sadie (Cheetahs)

    CARRIES

    Round 6

    16: James Broadhurst (Hurricanes)
    15: Willie le Roux (Cheetahs)
    14: Beauden Barrett (Cheetahs)
    14: Israel Folau (Waratahs)
    14: Tom Marshall (Chiefs)

    Season so far

    68: Willie le Roux (Cheetahs)
    58: Luke Braid (Blues)
    57: Jesse Mogg (Brumbies)
    54: Charles Piutau (Blues)
    52: Ben Smith (Highlanders)

    DEFENDERS BEATEN

    Round 6

    6: Duane Vermeulen (Stormers)
    6: Gio Aplon (Stormers)
    5: Beauden Barrett (Hurricanes)
    5: Israel Folau (Waratahs)
    4: George Moala (Blues)
    4: Julian Savea (Hurricanes)
    4: Quade Cooper (Reds)
    4: Stefan Watermeyer (Lions)
    4: Tom Marshall (Chiefs)

    Season so far

    16: Charles Piutau (Blues)
    16: Gio Aplon (Stormers)
    15: Malakai Fekitoa (Highlanders)
    14: Aidan Toua (Reds)
    13: Duane Vermeulen (Stormers)
    13: George Moala (Blues)
    13: Israel Folau (Waratahs)
    13: Cobus Reinach (Sharks)}
    13: Luke Braid (Blues)

    OFFLOADS

    Round 6

    6: Israel Folau (Waratahs)
    5: Philip van der Walt (Cheetahs)
    5: Tawera Kerr-Barlow (Chiefs)
    3: Charl McLeod (Sharks)
    3: Faf de Klerk (Lions)
    3: Jacques Potgieter (Waratahs)
    3: Patrick Osborne (Highlanders)
    3: TJ Perenara (Hurricanes)

    Season so far

    14: Israel Folau (Waratahs)
    10: Luke Braid (Blues)
    10: Philip van der Walt
    10: SP Marais (Sharks)
    10: Tawera Kerr-Barlow (Chiefs)
    10: Willie le Roux (Cheetahs)

    TACKLES

    Round 6

    27: Shane Christie (Highlanders)
    16: Joseph Wheeler (Highlanders)
    15: Deon Fourie (Stormers)
    15: Nasi Manu (Highlanders)
    15: Sam Cane (Chiefs)

    Season so far

    89: Phillip van der Walt (Cheetahs)
    83: Matt Hodgson (Force)
    76: Lappies Labuschagne (Cheetahs)
    72: Warren Whiteley (Lions)
    64: Boom Prinsloo (Cheetahs)

    TACKLES MISSED

    Round 6

    5: Phil Burleigh (Highlanders)
    4: Ged Robinson (Highlanders)
    4: Max Lahiff (Rebels)
    4: Nic White (Brumbies)
    4: Sam Carter (Brumbies)

    Season so far

    12: Aaron Smith (Highlanders)
    12: Francois Venter (Cheetahs)
    11: Ben Alexander (Brumbies)
    11: Willie le Roux (Cheetahs)
    10: Jackson Willison (Blues)
    10: Johan Goosen (Cheetahs)
    10: Nic White (Brumbies)
    10: Junior Rasolea (Force)
    10: Stefan Watermeyer (Lions)

    TURNOVERS WON

    Round 6

    3: Deon Stegmann (Bulls)
    3: Malakai Fekitoa (Highlanders)
    3: Matt Hodgson (Force)
    3: Scott Fardy (Brumbies)
    2: Adriaan Strauss (Cheetahs)
    2: Bismarck du Plessis (Sharks)
    2: Boom Prinsloo (Cheetahs)
    2: Faifili Levave (Hurricanes)
    2: Frans Steyn (Sharks)
    2: Jean Cook (Cheetahs)
    2: Liam Squire (Chiefs)
    2: Lodewyk de Jager (Cheetahs)
    2: Mitch Inman (Rebels)
    2: Scott Fuglistaller (Rebels)
    2: Junior Rasolea (Force)
    2: Steven Luatua (Blues)
    2: TJ Ioane (Highlanders)
    2: Willem Alberts (Sharks)

    Season so far

    11: Adriaan Strauss (Cheetahs)
    9: Matt Hodgson (Force)
    7: Boom Prinsloo (Cheetahs)
    7: Deon Fourie (Stormers)
    7: Marcell Coetzee (Sharks)
    7: Michael Hooper (Waratahs)
    7: Scott Fardy (Brumbies)
    7: Steven Luatua (Blues)

    HANDLING ERRORS

    Round 6

    5: Jesse Mogg (Brtumbies)
    5: Ryan Kankowski (Sharks)
    5: Sias Ebersohn (Force)
    4: Rayno Benjamin (Cheetahs)
    4: Tim Nanai-Williams (Chiefs)

    Season so far

    13: Julian Savea (Hurricanes)
    12: Nick Cummins (Force)
    11: Nic White (Brumbies)
    10: Jesse Mogg (Brumbies)
    10: Quade Cooper (Reds)
    10: Sias Ebersohn (Force)

    LINEOUTS STOLEN

    Round 6

    2: Ben Mowen (Brumbies)
    2: Lappies Labuschagne (Cheetahs)
    1: Brodie Retallick (Chiefs)
    1: Ed Quirk (Reds)
    1: Franco Mostert (Lions)

    Season so far

    7: Ben Mowen (Brumbies)
    4: Warren Whiteley (Lions)
    3: Hugh Pyle (Rebels)
    3: Jeremy Thrush (Hurricanes)
    3: Ryan Kankowski (Sharks)
    3: Sam Whitelock (Crusaders)
    3: Victor Matfield (Bulls)

    Source: Vodacom Rugby Stats

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