Sale Sharks vs Harlequins 22/23 Live Reporting

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13 Sale Sharks
29 Harlequins

Sun 23 Oct 3:00pm Salford City Stadium Attendance: 7484

Sale Sharks vs Harlequins

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Sale Sharks 13-29 Harlequins

Sharks are close to finish the half with another try with excellent string of play from RDP and Carps but the final offload to Roebuck was just forward.

Not out day today at the AJ Bell.

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Substitution

Lewis Gjaltema

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Substitution

Danny Care

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Sale Sharks 13-29 Harlequins

Sale win a penalty and RDP kicks it into Quins 22. Sale have the line out and attack the Quins defence, but the ball is spilt.

The ref takes play back and Sale have a scrum in Quins 22.

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Substitution

Santiago Garcia Botta

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Substitution

Joe Marler

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Substitution

Manu Tuilagi

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Sale Sharks 13-29 Harlequins

Sale are up against the pressure again on the edge of the 22 but a Quins knock on and we regain possession. Sale build momentum but make a error to send quins back up to halfway.

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Substitution

Josh Beaumont

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Substitution

Tom Curry

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Substitution

Tom O’Flaherty

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Substitution

Arron Reed

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Substitution

Tommaso Allan

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Substitution

Lennox Anyanwu

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Penalty

Marcus Smith

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Sale Sharks 13- 29 Harlequins

Sharks under the pump inside their 22 but manage to get the ball away. Quins running down the clock now and Quirke pinged for a late tackle on the kicker.

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Sale Sharks 13- 29 Harlequins

Sale line out at halfway following Care’s clearance. Substitute Harper for Sharky. Care clears again to touch on the Quins 10m.

Sale lose their line out and Quins push them deep into the 22. Quirke clears his lines well and the visitors are back on the ball at halfway

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Substitution

Wilco Louw

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Substitution

Sam Riley

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Substitution

Jack Musk

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Substitution

Simon Kerrod

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Substitution

James Harper

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Substitution

Nic Schonert

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Penalty

Marcus Smith

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Sale Sharks 13- 26 Harlequins

Sharks are penalised and Smith calls for the kicking tea and successfully converts to extends their lead.

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Sale Sharks 13- 23 Harlequins

Quins in possession and have another penalty after a high tackle from Dan du Preez. Smith finds touch on the Sharks 22.

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Substitution

Archie White

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Substitution

Matas Jurevicius

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Sale Sharks 13-23 Harlequins

Sale look almost certain to score but Flats is just out of reach of RDP’s miss pass 5 meters from the line. The ball goes to touch for a Quins line out.

Sale collapse the visitors maul and give them an easy let off inside their 22.

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Substitution

Tom Curry

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Substitution

Josh Beaumont

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Penalty

Marcus Smith

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Sale Sharks 13-23 Harlequins

Quins take their lead back up to ten points after another penalty from Smith.

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Sale Sharks 13-20 Harlequins

After Smith sends it in the air, it’s well taken by Flats as he break through the Quins line with support from Carps and Raffi, Sam James attemps to kick through the line but it’s picked up by Quins fullback and is kicked into Sales half.

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Substitution

Jean-Luc du Preez

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Substitution

Matas Jurevicius

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Substitution

Tommy Taylor

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Substitution

Simon McIntyre

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Bevan Rodd

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Jack Kenningham

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Sale Sharks 13 - 20 Harlequins

Care clears following the restart and Carpenter returns the favour. Care receives the kick back but is caught holding on and the Sharks win a penalty. RDP sends for the tee.

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Penalty

Rob du Preez

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Penalty

Marcus Smith

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Sale Sharks 10 - 20 Harlequins

We are back, Sale sprint out the blocks to win a line out just in Quins half. Sale are penalised again by the linesman for being offside at a ruck. Smith sends for the tee.

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Substitution

Jack Kenningham

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Substitution

Matas Jurevicius

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Conversion

Marcus Smith

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Sale Sharks 10 - 17 Harlequins

Joe Marchent crashes through Sale Sharks defence at gets Quins back into Sharks 22. A quick pass to Marcus Smith allows him to dart over the line.

Smith successful converts the try as we head in for half time at the AJ Bell.

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Try

Marcus Smith

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Sale Sharks 10-10 Harlequins

Sam James intercepts Marler pass to gain possession and Sharks win a penalty and drive into Quins half.

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Substitution

Dino Lamb

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Substitution

George Hammond

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Sale Sharks 10-10 Harlequins

Raffi picks up a loose ball as Quins advance and win a penalty for #YourSharks and move put pressure on Quins defence.

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Sale Sharks 10-10 Harlequins

Quins win a penalty and take it to the posts.

Back even at the AJ Bell.

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Penalty

Marcus Smith

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Sale Sharks 10-07 Harlequins

Harlequins gift Sharks a penalty right under the posts. RDP successful knocks it over.

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Penalty

Rob du Preez

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Sale Sharks 07-07 Harlequins

Sharks come out the blocks and are hammering pressure on Quins, they get just shy of Quins 22 and the ball is turned-over.

Quins earn a penalty but RDP keeps the ball in play and drives into Quins half.

 

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Sale Sharks 07-07 Harlequins

Joe Carpenter gathers the ball and finds space at wide to drive into Quins half, the line support from Raffi gives Sam James space to sprint under the posts.

A pin point conversion from RDP brings it level at the AJ Bell.

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Try

Sam James

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Conversion

Rob du Preez

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Sale Sharks 0-07 Harlequins

Sharks keep possession at the kick off, with Joe Carps securing the ball and a solid  line break from Bevan Rodd. The ball is spilt in the breakdown and Quins kick into Sharks half to ease pressure.

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Conversion

Marcus Smith

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Sale Sharks 0-07 Harlequins

Strong starts from both sides, Quins keep pressure in Sharks 22.

Danny Care breaks through the Sale Line and kicks out to Nick David to go in at the corner. With a successful conversion from Marcus Smith.

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Try

Nick David

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Sale Sharks 0-0 Harlequins

Kick off at Sale Sharks

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