Top Performers: Newcastle Falcons vs Benetton Treviso

Top Performers: Newcastle Falcons vs Benetton Treviso

The Newcastle Falcons hosted Benetton Rugby in a game that Benetton ultimately ran away with in a 18-57 win. Benetton's big win sees them qualify for the knockout stages of the EPRC. It now looks unlikely for Newcastle to qualify for the knockout stages.

Let's take a look at some of the top performers in this game...

Top Performers:

Tommaso Menoncello

Tonight's man of the match. After being out after injury for six months, the Italian International bossed the midfield and got himself two tries in this game. He made 50 metres and beat five defenders in an excellent performance by the 21 year old.

Tries - 2

Metres Gained - 50

Defenders Beaten - 5

Tomas Albornoz

The number 10 was the driving force in Benetton's win vs Newcastle. He was instrumental in creating the chances and he kicked excellently to keep the scoreboard ticking. He scored one try, assisted two more and kicked 83% of his kicks, while scoring 16 points.

Tries - 1

Try Assists - 2

Kick Success - 83%

Points - 16

Onisi Ratave

The big Fijian was on top form tonight and caused havoc for the Newcastle defence. He was very close to being Man of The Match himself.  He made 99 metres, made two clean breaks, scored 2 tries and assisted one too.

Metres Gained - 99

Clean Breaks - 2

Tries - 2

Try Assists - 1

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