Wallabies vs Wales: Result and score

Wallabies vs Wales: Result and score

Wales 20 – Australia 32

Today the Wallabies showed far too much class for Wales, but at the same time made a few too many errors. This should really have been a 50 pointer. This post comes to you from my phone on the way back from Cardiff.. .come back tomorrow for a far more indepth review

Picture from my cameraphone today, just after Beavis Mortlock had scored his try and buggered his shoulder (as you can see)

For Wales:
Tries: J. Thomas, S. Williams
Cons: Hook 2
Pens: Jones, Hook

For Australia:
Tries: Giteau, Mortlock, Latham 2
Cons: Mortlock 2, Giteau
Pen: Mortlock
Drop goal: Barnes

Yellow card: Mitchell (Australia, 65, dangerous tackle), Sharpe (74, Australia, not rolling away)

Wales: 15 Gareth Thomas (c), 14 Mark Jones, 13 Tom Shanklin, 12 Sonny Parker, 11 Shane Williams, 10 Stephen Jones, 9 Dwayne Peel, 8 Jonathan Thomas, 7 Martyn Williams, 6 Colin Charvis, 5 Alun-Wyn Jones, 4 Ian Gough, 3 Adam Jones, 2 Matthew Rees, 1 Gethin Jenkins
Replacements: 16 Thomas Rhys Thomas, 17 Duncan Jones, 18 Michael Owen, 19 Alix Popham, 20 Michael Phillips, 21 James Hook, 22 Kevin Morgan

Australia: 15 Chris Latham, 14 Drew Mitchell, 13 Stirling Mortlock (c), 12 Matt Giteau, 11 Lote Tuqiri, 10 Berrick Barnes, 9 George Gregan, 8 Wycliff Palu, 7 George Smith, 6 Rocky Elsom, 5 Dan Vickerman, 4 Nathan Sharpe, 3 Guy Shepherdson, 2 Stephen Moore, 1 Matt Dunning
Replacements: 16 Adam Freier, 17 Al Baxter, 18 Mark Chisholm, 19 Stephen Hoiles, 20 Phil Waugh, 21 Scott Staniforth, 22 Julian Huxley/Adam Ashley-Cooper.

Referee: “look at me, look at me” Steve Walsh
Touch judges: Mark Lawrence, Craig Joubert
Television match official: Christophe Berdos
Assessor: Steve Hilditch



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