Crusaders 35

15 Bulls

Crusaders dub win best-ever

Crusaders coach Robbie Deans rated Saturday's Rebel Sport Super 14 final success over the Hurricanes the most satisfying of his final victories with the side.
Read More

Ellis' fate will be known today

It will be later today before the Crusaders know whether halfback Andrew Ellis is likely to come into selection consideration for the Rebel Sport Super 14 final against the Hurricanes at Jade Stadium on Saturday.
Read More

Deans remains quietly confident

As is his way, Crusaders coach Robbie Deans was quietly confident after his side despatched the Bulls by 35-15 to move smoothly into a sixth Rebel Sport Super Rugby final against the Hurricanes in Christchurch.
Read More

Thorne in Bulls' side

Former All Blacks captain Reuben Thorne's move from the blinside flank to locking the Crusaders scrum is not only to increase mobility of the pack, but also to make use of Thorne's specialist lineout nous.
Read More

Meyer: Crusaders too good

Having been beaten twice in three weeks by the Crusaders, a shell- shocked Bulls coach Heyneke Meyer has admitted that the Cantabrians are the most clinical finishers in Rebel Sport Super 14.
Read More

Crusaders suffer injury concerns

One of the Crusaders success stories from their Rebel Sport Super 14 campaign to date, halfback Andrew Ellis, is likely to be in doubt for next weekend's final against the Hurricanes.
Read More