Blog log from R1 of 2015 Auckland Nines: Parramatta vs Manly

Takairangi kicks off the scoring for this year’s Auckland 9s of the right wing after Manly completely fluffs a crossfield kick. (1st Half)
Satini, who was the Sea Eagle who fluffed that prior kick, scores on the right wing after gathering a crossfield kick by Gutherson. (1st Half)
Foran sends a bomb to the left side 10m out, a pack flies but it’s knocked forward by Manly. (1st Half)
Robinson scores on the right wing after the Eels get a set deep in attack, catching a long cut out pass by his captain. (1st Half)
Sandow finds touch 10m out from the line on the restart, the Eels have another big chance, but he fumbles 25m out to turn it over. (1st Half)
Radradra drops the ball cold on the left wing as he’s in three minds about how to dodge tacklers. (2nd Half)
Starling scores next to the posts after a right side run by Sene-Lefao to set it up. Starling converts his own try. (2nd Half)
Folau scores on the right wing after a run up the middle by Sandow draws the defence. (2nd Half)
Satini knocks on on the left wing to give the Eels another opportunity in good position. (2nd Half)
Trbojevic breaks the line at midfield on the left side and beats the chasers to score a bonus point try under the posts. (2nd Half)
Foran converts the try. (2nd Half)
Terepo feeds Robinson on the left wing to dodge the last man and score. Paulo fluffs the tough sideline conversion. (2nd Half)
Norman catches the restart kick on the left wing, the Eels throw it wide with Sandow finding Lavaka to baulk the last man and score on the right sandline. Sandow converts. (2nd Half)
Starling tries a kick through just before the siren blows, but it dribbles out of bounds to hand Parramatta the win. (Full Time)