BNZ Crusaders team to play the Chiefs
- Published: Wednesday, 17 May 2017 03:53
The BNZ Crusaders will play the Chiefs in Suva, Fiji this Friday night. Head Coach Scott Robertson has made just two changes to the team that beat the Hurricanes last week.
Captain Sam Whitelock returns at lock, replacing the injured Scott Barrett, and halfbacks Mitchell Drummond and Bryn Hall rotate so that Hall takes the starting spot this week.
The sight of Fijian-born uncle and nephew, Seta Tamanivalu and Manasa Mataele, storming down the wing will no doubt be something that the local fans are looking forward to. Kick-off at Suva's International Stadium is at 7:35pm this Friday night.
BNZ Crusaders team to play the Chiefs:
1. Joe Moody
2. Codie Taylor
3. Owen Franks
4. Luke Romano
5. Sam Whitelock (C)
6. Pete Samu
7. Matt Todd (VC)
8. Jordan Taufua
9. Bryn Hall
10. Richie Mo'unga
11. George Bridge
12. Ryan Crotty (VC)
13. Jack Goodhue
14. Seta Tamanivalu
15. David Havili
16. Ben Funnell
17. Wyatt Crockett
18. Michael Alaalatoa
19. Quinten Strange
20. Heiden Bedwell-Curtis
21. Mitchell Drummond
22. Mitchell Hunt
23. Manasa Mataele
BNZ Crusaders team to play the Hurricanes
- Published: Thursday, 11 May 2017 04:01
BNZ Crusaders Head Coach Scott Robertson has named his side to play the Hurricanes this Saturday night, and it includes just four changes to the 23-man team that beat the Bulls last weekend.
BNZ Crusaders team to play the Bulls
- Published: Thursday, 04 May 2017 06:54
The BNZ Crusaders play their second game in South Africa this weekend, taking on the Bulls in Pretoria. Head Coach Scott Robertson has made four changes to the starting fifteen that beat the Cheetahs last week.
BNZ Crusaders team to play the Cheetahs
- Published: Thursday, 27 April 2017 06:38
The BNZ Crusaders kick off the first leg of their South African tour in Bloemfontein this weekend, when they play the Cheetahs on Saturday night (Sunday morning NZ time).
BNZ Crusaders team to play the Stormers
- Published: Thursday, 20 April 2017 04:07
The BNZ Crusaders play at home again this Saturday night, taking on the Stormers for the first time since 2014. Head Coach Scott Robertson has made seven changes to the starting line-up that played the Sunwolves last weekend.