2001 NSW Waratahs Team Statistics

Debutants

Luke Inman v The Chiefs (SFS)
Drew Hickey v The Chiefs (SFS)
Sam Harris v The Cats (Ellis Park)
Mark Gerrard v The Hurricanes (Rugby Park)
Francis Cullimore v British & Irish Lions (SFS)
Lee Green v British & Irish Lions (SFS)
Patricio Noriega v British & Irish Lions (SFS)
Ed Carter v British & Irish Lions (SFS)
Geoff Mutton v British & Irish Lions (SFS)
Tim Clark v Queensland (Ballymore)
Jarrod Heaney v Queensland (Ballymore)
Simon Kasprowicz v Queensland (Ballymore)
Huia Edmonds v Queensland (Ballymore)

50 NSW Caps

Chris Whitaker v The Bulls (SFS)

20 NSW Tries

Sam Payne v ACT Brumbies (Bruce Stadium)

100 NSW Points

Sam Payne v The Bulls (SFS)

800 NSW Points

Matt Burke v The Bulls (SFS)

100 NSW Conversions

Matt Burke v The Chiefs (SFS)

50 NSW Super Rugby Caps

Stu Pinkerton v The Highlanders (Carisbrook)
Sam Payne v The Crusaders (SFS)
Matt Burke v Queensland (SFS)

50 NSW Super Rugby Points

Scott Staniforth v The Bulls (SFS)
Sam Payne v The Sharks (Kings Park)

600 NSW Super Rugby Points

Matt Burke v The Bulls (SFS)

Individual All-time Records set in 2001

Sam Payne most NSW caps (90)
Matt Burke equal 2nd most NSW caps (85) with Cyril Towers
Richard Tombs equal 5th most NSW caps (73) with Phil Kearns
Stu Pinkerton equal 7th most NSW caps (66) with Alec Ross & Michael Brial
Matt Burke most NSW points (881)
Manuel Edmonds 3rd most NSW points (290)
Matt Dowling 10th most NSW points (151)
Matt Burke 3rd most NSW tries (30)
Matt Dowling equal 7th most NSW tries (24) with David Campese
Matt Burke most NSW conversions (118)
Matt Burke most NSW penalty goals (164)
Phil Waugh 147th captain of NSW v The Sharks (Kings Park)
Most NSW caps at Fullback: Matt Burke (68)
Equal Most NSW caps at Flyhalf: Manuel Edmonds (45) with Scott Bowen
Most NSW caps at Scrumhalf: Sam Payne (85)
Most NSW caps at Flanker: Stu Pinkerton (62)
Most Penalty Goals in a Match: Matt Burke (7) v The Blues (SFS)

Team All-time Records set in 2001

Most Penalty Goals in a Match: 7 v The Blues (SFS)

Individual Super Rugby Records set in 2001

Most Career Caps: Stu Pinkerton (54)
Most Career Tries: Matt Burke (18)
Most Career Conversions: Matt Burke (97)
Most Career Penalty Goals: Matt Burke (130)
Most Career Points: Matt Burke (674)
Equal Most Individual Conversions in a Match: Matt Burke (6) v The Bulls (SFS) with The Cats (SFS) in 2000
Most Individual Penalty Goals in a Match: Matt Burke (7) v The Blues (SFS)
Most caps at Fullback: Matt Burke (50)
Most caps at Wing: Scott Staniforth (31)
Most caps at Centre: Nathan Grey (40)
Most caps at Flyhalf: Manuel Edmonds (34)
Most caps at Scrumhalf: Chris Whitaker (47)
Most caps at Flanker: Stu Pinkerton (50)
Matt Burke 9th captain v The Chiefs (SFS)
Phil Waugh 10th captain v The Sharks (Kings Park)

Team Super Rugby Records set in 2001

Highest Score: 53 v The Bulls (SFS)
Biggest Win: 53-7 v The Bulls (SFS)
Equal Most Tries in a Match: 7 v Bulls (SFS) with Wellington Hurricanes (SFS) in 1996 & Coastal Sharks (SFS) in 1998
Most Penalty Goals in a Match: 7 v The Blues (SFS)
Equal Most Conversions in a Match: 6 v The Bulls (SFS) with The Cats (SFS) in 2000
Equal Most Conversions in a Season: 27 with 1996
Equal Most Consecutive Wins: 3 with 1998 & 1999
First win v The Blues (SFS)
 

 
Player Appearance and Scoring Statistics

Player Caps Run On Tries Cons Pens DGs Pts
Al Baxter 6            
Peter Besseling 10 6          
Cameron Blades 9 7          
Tom Bowman 9 7          
Matt Burke 9 9 2 22 25   129
Brendan Cannon 13 13 1       5
Ed Carter 1            
Tim Clark 1            
Mark Crick 8            
Francis Cullimore 2 2 1       5
Matt Dowling 2 1 1   1   8
Matt Dunning 10 6 1       5
Huia Edmonds 1            
Manuel Edmonds 10 10 4 3 7   47
Fili Finau 6 1          
Mark Gerrard 2 1          
Keith Gleeson 2            
Lee Green 1            
Nathan Grey 11 11 1       5
Sam Harris 9 3 2       10
Jarrod Heaney 1            
Drew Hickey 7 2          
Luke Inman 13 13 5       25
Simon Kasprowicz 1            
David Lyons 12 11 1       5
Duncan McRae 2 1          
Adam Magro 1            
Rod Moore 13 13          
Geoff Mutton 1            
Patricio Noriega 1            
Sam Payne 12 2 4 4     28
Stu Pinkerton 12 12 4       20
Sikeli Qau Qau 1 1          
Scott Staniforth 10 5 3       15
Marc Stcherbina 10 10 2       10
Tui Talaia 4 2          
Steve Talbot 3 2          
Richard Tombs 1            
Christian Warner 5 2          
Phil Waugh 12 12 1       5
Jono West 13 12 2       10
Chris Whitaker 11 11 1       5
Brendan Williams 8 7 1       5
Penalty Try     1       5
               
               

NSW Waratahs 2001 Season Statistics

Played: 13
Won: 5
Lost: 8
Drawn: 0
Points For: 347
Points Against: 377
Team Tries: 38
Team Conversions: 29
Team Penalty Goals: 33
Team Drop Goals: 0
Players Took The Field: 43
   
Coach: Bob Dwyer