By sixth round of the Australian Super Rugby, Brumbies crushed the Western Force 42-14 and remains in contention for the championship. On Saturday, Reds did his part, went from lowest to highest and ended up crushing Waratahs who for his part, accumulated the fifth loss in a row.
WARATAHS 14-46 REDS (Saturday)
On his visit to Sydney, Reds swept the Waratahs. Alex Mafi, undisputed figure, scored three tries for the visitors. In addition, Tate McDermott, Lukhan Salakaia-Loto, Filipo Daugunu and Taniela Tupou completed the result. On the Waratahs side, William Harris scored. Reds remains unbeaten in this tournament having won all five games he played, while Waratahs does not raise his head and is still unable to stay with a victory.
BRUMBIES 42-14 WESTERN FORCE (Friday)
Those from Canberra will defend the title they achieved in 2020 with hierarchy and they left it reflected in the victory against those from Perth. Len Ikitau – the star of the match – and Andry Muirhead each converted a double for the hosts and the other two triples were converted by Cadeyrn Neville and Lachlan Lonergan. On the side of Force, which had Tomás Cubelli as the starter, Santiago Medrano entered in the first half and Tomás Lezana in the complement, Henry Taefu and Ian Prior converted.