2008 NSW Waratahs Team Statistics

Debutants

Luke Burgess - Week 1 v Hurricanes
Tom Carter - Week 1 v Hurricanes
Alfi Mafi - Week 1 v Hurricanes
Timana Tahu - Week 1 v Hurricanes
Sekope Kepu - Week 3 v Highlanders
Dan Palmer -Week 3 v Highlanders
Rob Horne - Week 4 v ACT Brumbies
Matt Carraro - Week 9 v Western Force

50 Super Rugby Caps


Dan Vickerman - Week 14 v Queensland Reds

50 NSW Caps


Will Caldwell - Week 12 v Bulls
Dan Vickerman - Week 14 v Queensland Reds

100 NSW Caps

Phil Waugh - Semi-Final v Sharks
David Lyons - Week 8 v Blues


50 NSW / Super Rugby points

Ben Jacobs - Week 3 v Highlanders
Rocky Elsom - Week 7 v Cheetas
Kurtley Beale - Week 8 v Blues
Phil Waugh - Week 10 v Lions
Lachie Turner - Final v Crusaders

100 NSW / Super Rugby Points

Kurtley Beale - Semi-Final v Sharks

All-time individual records set in 2008

Most NSW caps at hooker: 74 by Adam Freier
Most NSW caps at winger: 69 by Lote Tuquiri

Super Rugby individual records set in 2008

Most Waratahs caps at hooker: 70 by Adam Freier
Most Waratahs drop goals in a season: 2 by Kurtley Beale
First Waratahs 'full house' in a season (try, conversion, penalty, drop goal) by Kurtley Beale

All-time team records set in 2008

500th victory

Super Rugby team records set in 2008

Equal highest wins in a season (9; 2005 and 2006)
Equal highest winning streak (5; 2002, 2005 (twice) and 2006)
150th Super Rugby match

Player Appearance and Scoring Statistics

Player Caps Run On Tries Cons Pens DGs Pts
Al Baxter 14 7          
Kurtley Beale 15 15 1 23 15 2 102
Luke Burgess 13 9 1       5
Will Caldwell 15 6          
Matt Carraro 7 2          
Tom Carter 15 15 2       10
Matt Dunning 14 10          
Rocky Elsom 11 11 2       10
Adam Freier 15 6 1       5
Daniel Halangahu 1            
Sam Harris 5   1       5
Rob Horne 11 7 3       15
Ben Jacobs 7 7 2       10
Sekope Kepu 4 3          
David Lyons 7            
Alfi Mafi 9 2          
Al Manning 1          
Dean Mumm 15 13 4       20
Sam Norton-Knight 10 9 1       5
Dan Palmer 1            
Wycliff Palu 15 15 6       30
Tatafu Polota-Nau 14 9 2       10
Beau Robinson 12            
Benn Robinson 12 10 1       5
Brett Sheehan 13 6          
Timana Tahu 7 3          
Lote Tuqiri 15 15 5   1   28
Lachie Turner 15 15 6       30
Josh Valentine 2            
Dan Vickerman 15 15          
Phil Waugh 15 15 1       5
Penalty Try              

NSW Waratahs 2008 Season Statistics

Played: 15
Won: 10
Lost: 4
Drawn: 1
Points For: 295
Points Against: 219
Team Tries: 39
Team Conversions: 23
Team Penalty Goals: 16
Team Drop Goals: 2
Players Took The Field: 31

Coach: Ewen McKenzie