RD7: QUEENSLAND COUNTRY v Greater sydney rams TG Milner, Western Sydney | Saturday 14 October | KICK-OFF: 12:00pm

Round 7 - Away

Bond University queensland country CLaim 57-31 win over Greater Sydney Rams

Bond University Queensland Country have secured their fifth straight win of the 2017 National Rugby Championship season, claiming a 57-31 victory over the Greater Sydney Rams at Sydney’s TG Millner Field.

Queensland Country crossed for a total of nine-ties to the Rams five, with winger Filipo Daugunu becoming only the fourth player in the NRC’s history to score four tries in a match. Scrumhalf James Tuttle was also damaging with the boot, slotting six conversions.

LIVE SCORES - First Half

2min | TRY! Filipo Daugunu scores a 70m intercept try to open the account at TG Millner. Tuttle slots the conversion, Country take a 7-nil lead.

9min | TRY! Paia'aua is over for Country's second after back-to-back scrum penalties. Tuttle slots the conversion from out wide, Country lead 14-nil.

15min | Taniela Tupou is dealt a yellow-card, Country reduced to 14-men.

18min | Nick Phipps crosses for the Rams first try off a quick tap, Mason converts, score now 14-7.

20min | Naiyaravoro sent to the bin, Rams reduced to 14-men.

22min | TRY! Feauai-Sautia barges over for Country’s third, score now 19-7, kick to come.

23min | Tuttle, slots the conversion to make it three-from-three, score now 21-7.

28min | TRY! Perese bumps through five defenders to score Country’s fourth, score 26-7, kick to come.

29min | Tuttle misses the conversion, leaving the score at 26-7.

36min | Roach is over for the Rams’ second try, score 26-12, kick to come.

37min | Mason slots the conversion, score now 26-14.

37min | SUB: Phil Potgieter on for Angus Blyth.


42min | TRY! Country go 90m through Feauai-Sautia and Daugunu, Tuttle converts, score now 33-14.

48min | TRY! Daugunu is over for his third, that’s a hat-trick, score now 38-14, kick to come.

49min | Tuttle slots the conversion, score now 40-14.

52min | Grant is over for the Rams, score now 40-19, kick to come.

53min | Mason misses the conversion, score remains 40-19.

55min | SUB: Slipper is on for his return to Rugby, welcome back!

57min | Daugunu is dealt a yellow-card, Country reduced to 14.

58min | Pili-Gaitau is over for the Rams, Mason converts, score now 40-26.

69min | The Rams are over through Ale, Mason misses the conversion, score 40-31.

70min | TRY! Daugunu is over for his fourth try, score now 45-31, kick to come.

72min | Tuttle just misses the conversion, score remains 45-31.

74min | TRY! Harry Hocking pounces from the back of a line-out to intercept a pass and score! Score 50-31. Kick to come.

75min | Tuttle converts, score 52-31.

81min | TRY! Jock Campbell is over for his first ever NRC try to close out the game, score 57-31, kick to come.

FT | Daugunu misses the conversion, final score 57-31.



1. Sef Fa'agase - University of Queensland/Beaudesert

2. Alex Casey – Souths

3. Taniela Tupou - Brothers

4. Harry Hockings - University of Queensland/Bowen

5. Angus Blyth - Bond University/Gold Coast

6. Angus Scott-Young – University of Queensland

7. Liam Wright - Easts

8. Caleb Timu - Souths

9. James Tuttle - GPS

10. Hamish Stewart - Bond University/Toowoomba

11. Izaia Perese – Easts

12. Duncan Paia'aua - Norths/Rockhampton

13. Chris Feauai-Sautia – Souths

14. Filipo Daugunu - Wests

15. Teti Tela - Souths


16. Richie Asiata - Easts

17. James Slipper – Bond University/Gold Coast

18. Fred Burke - GPS

19. Phil Potgieter – University of Queensland/Toowoomba

20. Ted Postal – Brothers/Townsville

21. Tate McDermott – University of Queensland/Sunshine Coast

22. Paddy James – Brothers

23. Jock Campbell – University of Queensland/Gold Coast

“Each player who’ve we’ve introduced into the starting XV has plenty of previous NRC experience, and to welcome Slipper back onto the bench is a bonus for us." - Head Coach, Brad Thorn

greater sydney rams


1. Jed Gillespie

2. Hugh Roach

3. Robert Lagudi

4. Albert Tuisue

5. Adrian Hall

6. Kotoni Ale

7. Kelly Meafua

8. Jed Holloway

9. Nick Phipps

10. Mack Mason

11. Taqele Naiyaravoro

12. Kevin Fuavao

13. Dennis Pili-Gaitau

14. John Grant

15. Cameron Bailey


16. Ed Craig

17. Andrew Tuala

18. Sam Thomson

19. Fergus Lee-Warner

20. Matthew Gonzalez

21. Stuart Dunbar

22. Benjamin Cotton

23. TBC



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