JON CARDINELLI looks ahead to the first three Super Rugby matches in round 12 of the competition.
The Crusaders ran in 10 tries to thrash the Bulls 62-24 in Pretoria and record their 10th straight victory. JON CARDINELLI reports.
The Bulls have suffered a blow ahead of Saturday’s game against the Crusaders after Hanro Liebenberg pulled up in captain’s practice with a hamstring strain.
Jacques Potgieter will start for the Bulls against the Crusaders at Loftus on Saturday.
Winger George Bridge scored a hat-trick as the Crusaders beat the Cheetahs 48-21 in Bloemfontein on Saturday. SIMON BORCHARDT reports.
The Crusaders scored eight tries in their 57-24 demolition of the Stormers in Christchurch on Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Eben Etzebeth will captain the Stormers against the Crusaders in Christchurch on Saturday.
The Chiefs defeated the Bulls 26-14 in the semi-finals of the Brisbane Tens, before beating the Crusaders 12-5 in the final. The Bulls beat the Chiefs 28-7 in their pre-season friendly on Thursday, but the Chiefs held the upper hand throughout this 10-man-a-side rematch. A penalty try and scores by Shaun Stevenson and Solomon Alaimalo saw the Chiefs open up a 21-0… Read more →