Time right to 'ditch' SA

2014-04-15 12:23

Andrew Mehrtens feels the time is right for New Zealand and Australia to exclude SA and form their own Southern Hemisphere competition.

'Saders too good for Cheetahs

2014-04-12 19:36

The Crusaders have scored four of their six tries in the last 17 minutes to beat the Cheetahs in their Super Rugby clash.

Cheetahs 'dangerous' at home

2014-04-11 10:32

The Cheetahs will be a dangerous side to overcome at home, says Crusaders assistant coach Dave Hewett.

Drotské: Physical approach key

2014-04-09 19:46

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské says that his team are in a situation whereby they will have to win their remaining Super Rugby matches.

As it happened: Lions v Crusaders

2014-04-05 17:00

Scoring and commentary on the Super Rugby match between the Lions and Crusaders.

Muller at lock for Lions

2014-04-03 11:14

Martin Muller will replace the injured Franco van der Merwe in the Lions team for their Super Rugby clash against the Crusaders.


Watch a tribute to All Black and Crusaders eighthman after he won his 100th Super Rugby cap.

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Hurricanes upset Crusaders

2014-03-28 10:24

The Hurricanes have upset the seven-time defending champion Crusaders in their Super Rugby clash in Christchurch.

Crusaders hold off Rebels

2014-03-14 12:26

Seven-time champions, the Crusaders, have beaten the Rebels in their Super Rugby clash played in Melbourne.

Carter eyes return in July

2014-03-12 10:13

NZ flyhalf Dan Carter is hoping to bring an end to his sabbatical and make his Super Rugby return for the Crusaders in July.

Crusaders pip Stormers

2014-03-08 10:25

The Crusaders have snatched a last-gasp win over the Stormers to get their faltering Super Rugby season back on track.

Fleck on the '100-year storm'

2014-03-07 10:20

It's been quite a testing week for the Stormers in an unusually cold and wet Christchurch, says backline coach Robbie Fleck.

Stormers clash: No 15s in focus

2014-03-03 21:05

Jaco Taute and Israel Dagg, should face each other in Christchurch on Saturday, writes Rob Houwing.

Blues fightback stuns 'Saders

2014-02-28 10:23

The Blues have defeated the Crusaders in their Super Rugby encounter played at Eden Park in Auckland.

Chiefs deny wasteful Crusaders

2014-02-21 10:32

The two-time defending champion Chiefs have got their 2014 campaign off to a winning start against their bitter rivals, the Crusaders.

Muliaina starts for Chiefs

2014-02-19 11:24

Former All Black Mils Muliaina will make his return for the Chiefs in their opening Super Rugby match against the Crusaders.

Crusaders floor Hurricanes

2014-02-14 11:29

A strong second half showing enabled the Crusaders to comprehensively beat the Hurricanes in a pre-season match.

All-NZ Super 15 final - bookies

2014-02-07 10:17

The 2014 Vodacom Super Rugby final will be an all-New Zealand affair, if bookmakers are to be believed...

Crusaders 'break even'

2013-12-10 12:47

The Crusaders, Super Rugby's most successful franchise, have achieved good results for the 2013 financial year.


See all the best pics of New Zealands new Super Rugby kits for the 2014 season.

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Rugby boy band

2013-08-12 08:13

Watch the charity single 'Never Walk Away', sung by players from the Crusaders.

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Chiefs book home S15 final

2013-07-27 11:26

The defending champion Chiefs have stunned the seven-time champion Crusaders in their Super Rugby semi-final in Hamilton.

McCaw on Crusaders bench

2013-07-25 10:23

Richie McCaw will start on the bench for the Crusaders in their all-New Zealand Super Rugby semi-final against the Chiefs in Hamilton.

Joubert to ref Bulls v Brumbies

2013-07-22 10:11

Craig Joubert will referee the Bulls v Brumbies Super Rugby semi-final, whilst Steve Walsh will oversee the Chiefs v Crusaders match.

McCaw v Cooper in qualifier

2013-07-18 07:49

Richie McCaw's return will add extra spice to this coming weekend's Super Rugby qualifier between the Crusaders and Reds.


THIS stat 'killed' the Cheetahs

2014-04-14 08:31

Their defence was again substandard against the Crusaders, but it was another stat which really proved the undoing of the Cheetahs.

As it happened: Cheetahs v Crusaders

2014-04-12 19:00

Scoring and commentary on the Super Rugby match between the Cheetahs and Crusaders.

Read back for Cheetahs clash

2014-04-10 09:31

No 8 Kieran Read has recovered from injury and will lead the Crusaders in their Super Rugby clash against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.

Crusaders to tackle England

2014-04-09 11:44

The Crusaders will play a midweek match against England when the Six Nations team tour New Zealand in June this year.

Ackermann: We are underdogs

2014-04-03 17:06

The Lions coach Johan Ackermann believes his side will still be considered as the underdogs in their match against the Crusaders.

Read out of Ellis Park clash

2014-04-03 09:42

Crusaders skipper Kieran Read will miss the Vodacom Super Rugby clash against the Lions at Ellis Park in Johannesburg.

Romano misses SA flight

2014-03-31 16:48

Injury has ruled All Black lock Luke Romano out of the Crusaders' two-game Super Rugby trip to South Africa.

Ton-up for Crusaders' Read

2014-03-26 08:42

Crusaders captain Kieran Read will win his 100th Super Rugby cap when they tackle the Hurricanes in Christchurch.

Blackadder shuffles Crusaders

2014-03-12 11:49

Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder has made a few changes to his side to tackle the Rebels in a Super Rugby clash in Melbourne.

Blackadder relieved with win

2014-03-09 10:20

The pressure on Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder was lifted just a little with Tom Taylor's last-gasp penalty against the Stormers.

As it happened: Crusaders v Stormers

2014-03-08 08:00

LIVE scoring and interactive commentary on today's Super Rugby match between the Crusaders and Stormers in Christchurch.

Stormers face Dagg on wing

2014-03-06 11:27

The Crusaders have named Israel Dagg on the left wing for Saturday's Super Rugby match against the Stormers in Christchurch.

Richie McCaw breaks thumb

2014-03-01 09:01

Richie McCaw will be sidelined for up to eight weeks after suffering a broken thumb in the second round of the S15 tournament.

Dagg dropped, Read returns

2014-02-26 07:37

Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder has dropped All Black fullback Israel Dagg from his starting team to face the Blues in Auckland.

NZ derby toughest pick

2014-02-21 00:23

A survey on fantasy sports platform SuperBru suggests the opening fixture in Round 2 of Super Rugby is the hardest one to predict.

McCaw to lead Crusaders

2014-02-19 10:15

All Blacks skipper Richie McCaw will lead the Crusaders into battle in their Super Rugby opener against the Chiefs in Christchurch.

Crusaders down Highlanders

2014-02-07 12:06

The Crusaders have defeated the Highlanders in a Super Rugby warm-up match in Motueka, New Zealand.


Watch a 2014 preview for the Crusaders.

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Crusaders sign ‘monster’ wing

2013-10-31 13:27

The Crusaders have included giant Fijian wing Nemani Nadolo in their squad for next year's Super Rugby competition.


Rugby boy band

2013-08-12 08:14

Watch the charity single 'Never Walk Away', sung by players from the Crusaders.

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New deal for Blackadder

2013-07-28 15:40

The Crusaders have signed a contract extension with coach Todd Blackadder, despite the team's playoff loss to the Chiefs.

Fans pick Bulls-Crusaders final

2013-07-25 12:00

Sport24 readers believe that the Bulls will face the Crusaders in the 2013 Super Rugby final at Loftus Versfeld.

Carter: Don't boo Cooper!

2013-07-24 16:24

Crusaders flyhalf Dan Carter has called for an end to the booing of Reds flyhalf Quade Cooper in Christchurch.

Crusaders blast past Reds

2013-07-20 11:41

Ryan Crotty scored a brace as the Crusaders beat the Reds in Christchurch to advance to the Super Rugby semi-finals.

McCaw returns for Crusaders

2013-07-17 22:30

Richie McCaw has been selected on Crusaders' bench for their Super Rugby qualifier against the Reds after missing the regular season.

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