MacDonald takes charge as Crusaders hit attacking form
- Saturday 2nd May 2009
The Crusaders, led by an outstanding Leon MacDonald, beat the Lions 32-20 in a bonus-point victory at Ellis Park, Johannesburg, which keeps the team in the hunt for the semi-finals.
MacDonald holds nerve to win point for Crusaders
- Sunday 26th April 2009
Leon MacDonald’s coolly-taken penalty after the final hooter gave the Crusaders a valuable bonus point in an otherwise disappointing 20-13 defeat to the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein this morning (NZ time).
McCaw shows the way in thriller
- Sunday 19th April 2009
The Crusaders made it four wins in a row and gave their semi-final hopes a big boost when beating the previously top-of-the-table Sharks in a thrilling match in Durban 13-10 early this morning (NZ time).
Forwards get Crusaders on the march
- Friday 3rd April 2009
The Crusaders made it three tight wins in a row with their hard-fought 16-13 victory over the Bulls at AMI Stadium tonight, the forwards putting in an heroic effort to combat the big South Africans.
Whitelock try sets up Crusaders victory
- Saturday 28th March 2009
Adam Whitelock’s first try in the Rebel Sport Super 14 helped the Crusaders to a hard-fought 11-7 victory over the Stormers in front of nearly 14,000 at AMI Stadium tonight.