Saturday, 05 October 2019 09:50

FT: Australia 45-10 Uruguay

Australia have returned to the top of Pool D with a comfortable victory over Uruguay, and all-but sealed their progress to the quarter-final.

Scoring sequence: 5-0 Haylett-Petty try, 7-0 Lealiifano con, 7-3 Berchesi pen, 12-3 Petaia try, 14-3 Lealiifano con, 19-3 Kuridrani try HALF-TIME 24-3 Kuridrani try, 26-3 Lealiifano con, 31-3 Genia try, 33-3 Lealiifano con, 38-3 Slipper try, 40-3 Lealiifano con, 45-3 Haylett-Petty try, 45-8 Diana try, 45-10 Berchesi con

Australia: K Beale; D Haylett-Petty, T Kuridrani, M Toomua, J Petaia (rep A Ashley-Cooper 40); C Lealiifano, N White (rep W Genia 51); J Slipper (rep S Kepu 62), F Fainga’a (rep J Uelese 62), A Alaalatoa (rep T Tupou 40), R Simmons, A Coleman, J Dempsey, M Hooper (c, rep D Pocock 51), L Salakaia-Loto
Not used: R Arnold, S Kerevi

Uruguay: R Silva (rep F Etcheverry 63); F Favaro, T Inciarte, A Vilaseca (c, rep A Della Corte 61), N Freitas; F Berchesi, A Ormaechea (rep S Arata 51); J Echeverria (rep J Jaunsolo 71), G Kessler (rep G Pujadas 69), D Arbelo (rep J Rombys 49), F Lamanna, M Leindekar (rep I Dotti 56), M Ardao, J Ormaechea (rep J Gaminara 54), M Diana.