Blog log from R1 of 2015 Auckland Nines: Canterbury vs Cronulla

Long kicks that were easily cut out by fullbacks for both sides to start proceedings. (1H 01:35)
Williams commits the first turnover in midfield, eventually Brown feints and finds the hole on the left side for the first tr. (1H 03:24)
Brown passes to Gardner on the left wing who avoids both a tackler and the sideline to cross for a try. Brown converts. (1H 06:01)
Dodd makes a rampaging run down the right but gets stopped 5m out, the Dogs can’t make it good with a score before the half time hooter. (Half Time)
Rona intercepts on the right wing and sprints the other way for a 60m score. (2H 10:11)
Graham tries a kick to the left corner, but Mbye drops the mark and it spills over the sideline. (2H 13:04)
Mbye drops another one, this time a pass from Graham. (2H 15:13)
The Sharks don’t look like much on the attack in the last few minutes, but suddenly Politoni runs out of dummy half and grabs a late try under the posts. (2H 17:09)