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Super Rugby Preview: Brumbies v Sunwolves (12/05/19)

    • The Brumbies have won all their previous three Super Rugby games against the Sunwolves, scoring an average of 46 points per game in that time.
    • The Brumbies have won six of their last seven Super Rugby games at home, including their last four on the bounce; the last time they won more in succession was an 11-game stretch across the 2014 and 2015 seasons.
    • The Sunwolves have led at half-time in four of their last five Super Rugby games against Australian opposition; though, they’ve gone on to pick up just one win from that period.
    • The Brumbies have scored 24 first-half tries thus far in Super Rugby 2019, more than any other team in the competition and eight more than the Sunwolves (16).
    • Only the Blues’ Melani Nanai (775) has gained more metres in Super Rugby 2019 than Sunwolves’ duo Gerhard van den Heever (773) and Semisi Masirewa (674).

The Brumbies have played the Sunwolves 3 times in Super rugby since 2016 and the Brumbies have won all three matches.

This will be the third time that these teams meet in Canberra. The only other match between the sides was played in Tokyo during the 2018 season.

The average score when the Brumbies play the Sunwolves in Canberra is : Brumbies 54 Sunwolves 18.

In the previous matches between these sides the Brumbies scored seven and ten tries per match.

Average score: Brumbies 46 Sunwolves 20

Last three results 
Sun, 03 Jun 2018 Brumbies 41-31 Sunwolves @Canberra
Sat, 24 Feb 2018 Brumbies 32-25 Sunwolves @Tokyo
Sat, 28 May 2016 Brumbies 66-05 Sunwolves @Canberra

Brumbies overall record against the Sunwolves
Played 3, Wins 3 , Losses 0, Draws 0

Lineup will be announced soon

Lineup will be announced soon

Match Officials and details
Date :
 Sunday 12 May

Venue : GIO Stadium, Canberra
Kick Off local: 16:05
Referee: Damon Murphy
Assistant Ref 1:Angus Gardner
Assistant Ref 2:Graham Cooper
TMO :George Ayoub

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