Crusaders come from behind to edge Chiefs
The Crusaders stretched their winning streak to three matches when they edged Super Rugby champions the Chiefs 17-18 in Hamilton.
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Crusaders make three changes for Chiefs
Thursday 17 April 2014
Crusaders head coach Todd Blackadder has named a starting team with three changes to the one that beat the Cheetahs for this week's Super Rugby match against the Chiefs in Hamilton on Saturday.
Read: Crusaders still in contention for play offs
Sunday 13 April 2014
Crusaders captain Kieran Read says that he believes they can still make the play offs if they build on the momentum they've achieved from their overseas tour of South Africa.
Six try Crusaders too strong for Cheetahs
Saturday 12 April 2014
The Crusaders won their first Super Rugby match in Bloemfontein since 2007 when they beat the Cheetahs 31-52 with a bonus point on Saturday.
Crusaders expecting a 'dangerous' Cheetahs team
Friday 11 April 2014
Crusaders assistant coach Dave Hewett says that they expect the Cheetahs to be a to overcome at home in Bloemfontein when the teams meet in their Super Rugby Round nine clash on Saturday.
Crusaders bring Read back to face Cheetahs
Thursday 10 April 2014
Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder has named his team to play the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein with Kieran Read returning to the starting line up.
Crusaders confused by TMO's Try overruling
Tuesday 8 April 2014
Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder has admitted that he was left confused by the match officials actions in their Super Rugby victory over the Lions.
Blackadder 'delighted' with Crusaders tour win
Sunday 6 April 2014
Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder says that he is really proud of his team after they got back to winning ways by beating the Lions 7-28 in Johannesburg.
Crusaders become first NZ team to win in SA
Saturday 5 April 2014
The Crusaders became the first team to cross the Indian Ocean and win when they beat the Lions 7-28 at Ellis Park in Johannesburg on Saturday.
New captain & six Crusaders changes for Lions clash
Thursday 3 April 2014
Crusaders head coach Todd Blackadder has made six changes to the team that lost to the Hurricanes in Christchurch for this week's Super Rugby clash with the Lions in Johannesburg.
Romano misses Crusaders flight to South Africa
Monday 31 March 2014
All Blacks and Crusaders lock has been ruled out of the Crusaders match against the Lions this weekend and has missed the flight to South Africa.
Hurricanes beat Crusaders in Christchurch
Thursday 27 March 2014
The Crusaders will start this match with a record of having won just two matches this season and the Hurricanes start with a record of winning one match this season.
Read to win 100th Super Rugby cap vs Hurricanes
Wednesday 26 March 2014
Crusaders Head Coach Todd Blackadder has named Kieran Read to win his 100th Super Rugby cap for the Crusaders when they host the Hurricanes at AMI Stadium on Friday.
Crusaders grind out victory over Rebels
Friday 14 March 2014
The Crusaders secured back to back wins when they beat the Rebels 19-25 in Melbourne but had to rely on penalties for their second victory.
Dagg back at 15 for Crusaders clash with Rebels
Wednesday 12 March 2014
Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder has named his team to play the Rebels with several players being retained from last week but wearing different numbers on their backs.
Carter wants to play for Crusaders after June
Tuesday 11 March 2014
Dan Carter has revealed that he wants to play Super Rugby for the Crusaders after the All Blacks series of Tests against England in June ahead of the play offs.
Crusaders could lose Flynn and Heinz for months
Sunday 9 March 2014
The Crusaders could lose hooker Corey Flynn and halfback Willi Heinz for an extended period in Super Rugby if their injuries prove to be as bad as thought.
Dagg : Crusaders one point victory is 'huge'
Sunday 9 March 2014
Crusaders fullback Israel Dagg says that they know they are not playing well but they are happy with their one point victory over the Stormers in Christchurch.
Last gasp Crusaders hold on to beat Stormers
Saturday 8 March 2014
The Crusaders survived a massive scare but held on for their first Super Rugby victory when they beat the Stormers 14-13 in Christchurch.
Crusaders make seven changes for Stormers
Thursday 6 March 2014
Crusaders head coach Todd Blackadder has made seven changes to the team that lost to the Blues in Auckland for this week's Super Rugby match against the Stormers in Christchurch.
Richie McCaw to have surgery on broken thumb
Monday 3 March 2014
The Crusaders have revealed that All Blacks captain Richie McCaw will have surgery on his broken thumb to have a screw inserted.
Crusaders lose Richie McCaw for eight weeks
Saturday 1 March 2014
Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder has confirmed that All Blacks captain Richie McCaw has broken his thumb and will miss the next two months of rugby.
Read admits Crusaders 'took their foot off'
Friday 28 February 2014
Crusaders captain Kieran Read admitted that they failed to maintain their intensity and "took their foot off" after they went ahead by two tries against the Blues.
McCaw could have broken a thumb in loss to Blues
Friday 28 February 2014
The Crusaders have been given a further scare after their 35-24 loss to the Blues as All Blacks captain Richie McCaw might have suffered a broken thumb.