All posts tagged "crusaders"

  • ACT Brumbies
    Super Rugby – The Road Home: Part 6

    With just one Round remaining I’ve sent the crystal ball away for recalibration and invested in a calculator to work out the various quarter final possibilities. Remember that the winners of the Australian, New Zealand, and two African Conferences are seeded 1 – 4 depending on where they finish relative to one...

  • Melbourne Rebels
    Preview: Crusaders V Rebels

    It’s almost a case of last man standing for the Melbourne Rebels as they take on the...

  • Queensland Reds
    Reds Trampled By Crusaders

    There was a period around 2011 when the Crusaders were our bunnies but no more. For a few years it’s been one way traffic for the Crusaders and the Reds have been barely a speed hump. And today should be no different. Which leaves me in a great place where I can...

  • Queensland Reds
    Preview: Reds v Crusaders

    The Reds players were rightly thrilled with when the full-time whistle blew last week and they had secured only their second win of the season, a 30-17 victory over the Cheetahs. Reality would have no doubt hit soon after as the challenge set before them, to secure their first back to back...

  • Super Rugby
    Error-ridden Crusaders edge Force

    After dominating the opening 30 minutes then going completely off the boil, the Crusaders have snatched a...

  • Rugby
    Force v Crusaders Preview

    The Force, who look to be on the improve, will host the buoyant Crusaders at NIB Stadium...

  • NSW Waratahs
    Preview: Waratahs v Crusaders

    Fans have been waiting almost 300 days to see a rematch of the 2014 Super Rugby Final and this Saturday at ANZ Stadium it will finally arrive. What fans might not have been expecting however is that it features the sixth and ninth ranked sides in the competition. The form The Waratahs’...

  • Humour
    Top 5 Reasons the Reds will Pump the Crusaders

    Its the Grand Final rematch that all Rugby fans note down in their calendars at the start...

  • NSW Waratahs
    The Super Rugby Final: Waratahs v Crusaders

    An irresistible force meets an immovable object The Waratahs have swept aside every team they’ve met on...

  • Rugby
    Super Rugby Team Lists Round 3 2014

    Some bloody good match ups on the cards in Round 3. Let’s take a look at the...

  • Queensland Reds
    Review Crusaders V. Reds

    An improving Reds side travelled to Christchurch to take on a Crusaders side who look to be...

  • Northern Provincial Rugby
    Preview: Waratahs v. Crusaders – The Return of the Black Seven

    Sunday afternoon football returns to Sydney this weekend. And the fans are set to embrace it with...

  • Rugby
    Super Rugby Final: Reds v. Crusaders Review

    When the two finalists of the 2011 Super Rugby tournament ran onto the field last night the only people confidently picking a favourite were the bookies. And the bookies were the only people to be wrong. This was a game that wasn’t decided until the final whistle blew, and even then it...

  • Queensland Reds
    What’s Got Link Smiling?

    What are the factors that will give Link and all Reds fans reason to smile as the...

  • Queensland Reds
    What’s Got Link Worried?

    As the Reds approach their first Super Rugby final, there are a few areas of concern for...

  • Queensland Reds
    I Love a Bit of Controversy…

    … particularly when it involves Richie McCaw. Sunday’s game between the Reds and Crusaders didn’t disappoint with...

  • Queensland Reds
    Reds v. Crusaders Threat Analysis

    As we head towards what I think will be the game of the season to date I...

  • Rugby
    Analysis: How do you beat the Crusaders?

    They’ve been slowed a little lately by a host of injuries, but the Crusaders are surely once again the team all Super Rugby coaches, players and supporters have sleepless nights over. Add that the perennial championship contenders constitute, both in terms of personnel and playing style, the core of the All Black...

  • NSW Waratahs
    Crusaders vs Waratahs Super 14 2008 Final review & video highlights

    Princes of darkness 20 – Tahs 12 During the week Mark Hammett commented that, in terms of intensity, this was going to be a test match and he was spot on. These two teams went hammer and tongs, both refusing to be intimidated by what was on the line, and the sense...

  • NSW Waratahs
    Crusaders vs Waratahs Super 14 Final Score

    Crusaders 20 – Waratahs 12. An incredibly hard fought match in which the Tahs led 11-12 at half time. ‘Saders were just too good though. SEE REVIEW AND HIGHLIGHTS HEREReview etc to follow