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Takalua puts the resulting penalty through the middle of the posts. Tongan tails could be up here.
11 mins. A lot of textbook stuff from both teams in terms of kicking and recycling. They trade possession a couple of times before Zane Kapeli absolutely clatters Vunipola in midfield and then latches on to get the penalty.
That was an astonishing hit that rocked Vunipola back onto his posterior. It was also very much on the borderline of being illegal as he led with the shoulder a bit.Continue reading...