All posts tagged "crusaders"

  • NSW Waratahs
    Crusaders vs Waratahs Super 14 Final Preview & Master Plan

    OK, the stats aren’t in their favour, but can the Tahs win on Saturday?Hell yes. And here’s how: DefenceThe Tahs have the most offensive defence going in the 2008 Super 14. Their line speed and power in the tackle has been outstanding – witness South Africas finest breaking down and blubbing at...

  • NSW Waratahs
    Super 14 Semi Final Previews

    After one of the closest finishes of the regular season in Super 14 rugby, we find ourselves...

  • NSW Waratahs
    Crusaders vs Waratahs Super 14 score & review

    Crusaders 34 – Waratahs 7. For 50 minutes it looked like the Waratahs might have kept this one close. Heroic defence, most notably by the captain Phil Waugh, and contest at the breakdown knocked the Crusaders off their usual stride and forced them into errors and turnovers. It was 6-0 at the...

  • Super Rugby
    Video highlights Super 14 Round 4

    Here are highlights of the top tries from round 4 of the 2008 Super 14. The final try by the force is a ripper.

  • Super Rugby
    Super 14 2008, Force vs Crusaders score, review

    Western Force 24 –Canterbury Crusaders 29 Despite conceding 17 unanswered points in the second half to lose the match, the Force stepped up to the plate today and in many ways outplayed this champion Crusader outfit. Gone were the dropped passes and turnovers. Back was the pace and width on the ball....

  • ACT Brumbies
    Super 14 2008 preview

    It’s been a long old wait since last October, but at last we get some good southern hemisphere rugby back on the telly. What’s intriguing about this years competition though is trying to pick the key runners and riders, because this year there are a couple of extra factors in play. To...