ADVERTISEMENT
RugbyDump
REGISTER
LOGIN
ADVERTISEMENT
RugbyDump
Thursday Sep 1, 2016

Best tries of Mitre 10 Cup - Round 2

As we head into round three of the 2016 Mitre 10 Cup, here is a quick look back at round two, which featured some fantastic skills in particular. Whether you’re a fan of slick offloads or long distance tries, there’s plenty for everyone to get excited about.

Otago secured a win over Wellington 44-21. However, Wellington got a well-earned try from Matt Proctor, as he broke free and shed a few tackles en route to a score.

It was Manawatu that got the win over Southland 34-31. Manawatu may have got the win but not without a fantastic try scored from Southland as Bill Fukofuka touched down on the right side after a nice passage of play from the Stags.

Auckland was victorious over Northland 37-15 with a nice Auckland try scored from a kick and chase that saw a wonderful offload from Melani Nanai to Pryor Collier for the score.

North Harbour’s Michael Little produced a nice fend and score in a loss to Waikato 26-15.

Manasa Mataele scored a sensational try in Taranaki’s thumping of Hawke’s Bay 55-28.

There were also plenty of tries scored in the Canterbury win over Tasman. Jordie Barrett touched down in the corner and a brilliant offload from Matt Todd would set up Dominic Bird for a score. Tima Faingaanuku scored in a losing effort for Tasman as Canterbury took the match 45-14.

Counties Manukau beat Bay of Plenty in a close affair 39-34 with nice tries from Sherwin Stowers of Counties Manukau and Regan Ware of Bay of Plenty, Ware’s try being the result of some magnificent offloads as well.

Here is a look at the best tries from round two of the Mitre 10 Cup.

ADVERTISEMENT

Related Articles

  • 33 WEEKS AGO

    Incredible athleticism for sensational try...

  • 33 WEEKS AGO

    ARCHIVE: Suntory score amazing try to upset...

  • 33 WEEKS AGO

    WATCH: All 12 tries from EPIC Bristol-Clermont...



ADVERTISEMENT

Great Tries

  • 2 WEEKS AGO

    No other player has mastered intercepts like Bryan Habana could

  • 2 WEEKS AGO

    WATCH: French flair lights up Brisbane with EPIC coast-to-coast try

  • 4 WEEKS AGO

    Watch how Marcus Smith lit up Twickenham on England debut vs USA

  • 4 WEEKS AGO

    Extended highlights show why Josh Adams could be a Lions Test starter

  • 4 WEEKS AGO

    Aphelele Fassi: The debut Springbok that could change Warren Gatland's Lions selection

View All

Big Hits & Dirty Play

  • 10 HOURS AGO

    Kyle Sinckler biting citing dismissed due to lack of clear evidence

  • 1 DAY AGO

    The Kyle Sinckler bite that will put him on the next plane home

  • 2 DAYS AGO

    WATCH: Kolbe's clumsy head-on-head with Tom Curry which angered fans

  • 2 DAYS AGO

    WATCH: Stuart Hogg's potential bite on Willie Le Roux in second Test

  • 2 DAYS AGO

    DEBATE: Lions fans angry over 'dangerous' Kolbe challenge in second Test

View All

See It To Believe It

  • 4 DAYS AGO

    Rugby Australia condemn Erasmus public 'attack', back their referee

  • 5 DAYS AGO

    RWC winning coach launches unbelievable one hour rant at officials

  • 1 WEEK AGO

    New Rassie video targets foul play, confirming fake twitter account was his

  • 1 WEEK AGO

    Critics hit out at Rassie Erasmus for fake twitter and 'comical' behaviour

  • 2 WEEKS AGO

    Awesome Daly kicking montage shows just how deadly his left boot really is

View All

Funnies

  • 3 DAYS AGO

    WATCH: Five minutes of rugby comedy gold in one hilarious video

  • 1 WEEK AGO

    Unimpressed Vunipola loses patience with Cheslin Kolbe in Cape Town

  • 3 WEEKS AGO

    New compilation of rare Nigel Owens footage is comedy gold

  • 3 WEEKS AGO

    The moment Ellis Genge soaks Ugo Monye live on TV is simply priceless

  • 5 WEEKS AGO

    WATCH: Inside the Quins changing rooms after winning AWESOME Prem final

View All

Amateur

  • 39 WEEKS AGO

    Viral video of Scottish club brawl goes down a storm with rugby community

  • 76 WEEKS AGO

    RUGBYDUMP BLITZ: This Best of the Week round up is sure to entertain you

  • 77 WEEKS AGO

    RD BLITZ - Disaster, just when it looked so promising...

  • 77 WEEKS AGO

    That glorious moment that will live on forever, like it or not

  • 77 WEEKS AGO

    RD Blitz - PROP'S Lionel Messi wizardy creates incredible try

View All

Player Features

  • 2 WEEKS AGO

    A deeper look at Jason Robinson's incredible path to the top

  • 23 WEEKS AGO

    WATCH: Bumping off tacklers and taking high balls, Rob Kearney had an impressive Super Rugby debut

  • 29 WEEKS AGO

    Brian Moore on money in modern rugby and how it should never be compared to 'outlier' football

  • 30 WEEKS AGO

    Tuisova's wrecking ball montage will make you grateful you never made it as a pro

  • 36 WEEKS AGO

    New Zealand rugby pod admit Owen Farrell is world class

View All