Ten-try win for Barbarians

Date published: November 17 2015

The Barbarians thumped Gloucester in their fixture at Kingsholm on Tuesday, running out 62-14 winners.

With the majority of the Cherry and Whites' first-team resting ahead of their Challenge Cup game against La Rochelle on Thursday, the quality of the Baa-baas shone through as they dominated from start to finish.

It was 24-7 at half-time thanks to tries from Nemani Nadolo, Nehe Milner-Skudder, Joe Tomane (2) and Ryan Crotty, with Dan Thomas replying for Gloucester to give their fans in attendance something to cheer.

And after the break there were further scores for the impressive visitors as Lood de Jager, Ardie Savea, Waisake Naholo, Tawera Kerr-Barlow and Pat Lambie sealed an impressive performance, with Lambie kicking 12 points.

The scorers:

For Gloucester:
Tries: D Thomas, Penalty
Con: Evans 2

For Barbarians:
Tries: Nadolo, Milner-Skudder, Tomane 2, Crotty, De Jager, Savea, Naholo, Kerr-Barlow, Lambie
Con: Lambie 6

Gloucester: 15 Mat Protheroe, 14 Harry Robinson, 13 Olly Thorley, 12 Tim Molenaar, 11 Steph Reynolds, 10 Lloyd Evans, 9 Ben Vellacott, 8 Lewis Ludlow, 7 Dan Thomas, 6 Elliott Stooke, 5 Tom Hicks, 4 Joe Latta, 3 Nicky Thomas, 2 Darren Dawidiuk, 1 Nick Wood (c).
Replacements: 16 Henry Walker, 17 Dan Murphy, 18 Josh McNulty, 19 Alex Craig, 20 Will Safe, 21 Callum Braley, 22 Billy Burns, 23 Jack Evans.

Barbarians: 15 Nehe Milner-Skudder, 14 Joe Tomane, 13 Francois Venter, 12 Ryan Crotty, 11 Nemani Nadolo, 10 Pat Lambie, 9 Cobus Reinach, 8 Jarrad Butler, 7 Ardie Savea, 6 Stephen Hoiles, 5 Lood de Jager, 4 Victor Matfield (c), 3 Toby Smith, 2 James Hanson, 1 Jamie Mackintosh.
Replacements (from): Stephen Moore, Thomas du Toit, Charlie Faumuina, Bakkies Botha, Scott Fardy, Tawera Kerr-Barlow, Lima Sopoaga, Tevita Kuridrani, Waisake Naholo.

Referee: Dean Richards (England)
Assistant referees: Fergus Kirby (England), Jonathan Healy (England)
Timekeeper: Matthew Peters (England)
Assessor: Brian Ravenhill (England)