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CRU
Crusaders
33
14
Full Time
Bulls
BUL
Super Rugby
Friday 23 March 2018, 2:35am EDT

Crusaders v Bulls

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Key Events

  • FT
  • TRY!George Bridge
    72'
  • ConversionHandre Pollard
    69'
  • TRY!Marco van Staden
    68'
  • ConversionMitch Hunt
    48'
  • TRY!Jack Goodhue
    48'
  • HT
  • ConversionMitch Hunt
    39'
  • TRY!Jack Goodhue
    38'
  • ConversionHandre Pollard
    32'
  • TRY!Travis Ismaiel
    30'
  • ConversionMitch Hunt
    28'
  • TRY!Codie Taylor
    27'
  • Yellow CardTim Perry
    25'
  • ConversionMitch Hunt
    15'
  • TRY!Scott Barrett
    14'
  • KO

Stats

Match Stats
Player Stats
231
201
Metres
29
19
Carries
11
17
Defenders beaten
4
7
Clean breaks
74
131
Passes
6
3
Offloads
14
19
Turnovers conceded
9
4
Turnovers won
109
78
Tackles
17
11
Missed tackles
Crusaders T C P
15 David Kaetau Havili 0 0 0
14 Manasa Mataele 0 0 0
13 Jack Goodhue 2 0 0
12 Ryan Crotty 0 0 0
11 George Bridge 1 0 0
10 Mitch Hunt 0 4 0
9 Mitchell Drummond 0 0 0
1 Tim Perry 0 0 0
2 Codie Taylor 1 0 0
3 Michael Alaalatoa 0 0 0
4 Scott Barrett 1 0 0
5 Sam Whitelock 0 0 0
6 Heiden Bedwell-Curtis 0 0 0
7 Billy Harmon 0 0 0
8 Jordan Taufua 0 0 0
SUBSTITUTES T C P
16 Ben Funnell 0 0 0
17 Wyatt Crockett 0 0 0
18 Oli Jager 0 0 0
19 Quinten Strange 0 0 0
20 Tom Sanders 0 0 0
21 Bryn Hall 0 0 0
22 Brett Cameron 0 0 0
23 Braydon Ennor 0 0 0
Bulls T C P
15 Warrick Gelant 0 0 0
14 Travis Ismaiel 1 0 0
13 Jesse Kriel 0 0 0
12 Burger Odendaal 0 0 0
11 Divan Rossouw 0 0 0
10 Handre Pollard 0 2 0
9 Embrose Papier 0 0 0
1 Pierre Schoeman 0 0 0
2 Jaco Visagie 0 0 0
3 Trevor Nyakane 0 0 0
4 Jason Jenkins 0 0 0
5 Lodewyk De Jager 0 0 0
6 Roelof Smit 0 0 0
7 Hanro Liebenberg 0 0 0
8 Tim Agaba 0 0 0
SUBSTITUTES T C P
16 Adriaan Strauss 0 0 0
17 Lizo Gqoboka 0 0 0
18 Frans van Wyk 0 0 0
19 Hendre Stassen 0 0 0
20 Marco van Staden 1 0 0
21 Ivan van Zyl 0 0 0
22 Manie Libbok 0 0 0
23 John-Ben Kotze 0 0 0

Standings

Super Rugby

RANK TEAM RPI TOTAL
1 Crusaders 63
12 Bulls 29
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  • FULL-TIME: Crusaders defeat the Bulls 33-14
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  • Turnover just as the hooter sounds. Final whistle blows.
    80'''
  • Bulls get the ball and go downfield 
    80''
  • Into the last minute and the hosts are looking to get one last score
    80''
  • Crusaders with the lineout throw at the Bulls 22
    79''
  • Errors building as both teams having trouble holding onto the ball
    78''
  • Crusaders kick to clear almost to the halfway line
    77''
  • SCRUM FEED CRUSADERS
    77''
  • Bulls run inside the 22 but then the ball is lost as another scoring opportunity goes begging
    76''
  • Scrum reset
    76''
  • SCRUM FEED BULLS
    75''
  • Ball lost by Crusaders and the Bulls have the ball at the opposition 22
    75''
  • Bulls with the restart 
    75''
  • SCORE: Crusaders lead the Bulls 33-14
    74''
  • MISSED CONVERSION - Mitch Hunt lines it up but it fades past the left post
    74''
  • Try
    TRY CRUSADERS - George Bridge reaches out with the ball out wide
    73''
  • Crusaders picking and going to the line
    72''
  • Crusaders with the lineout throw inside the Bulls 22
    72''
  • Hunt kicks to the corner
    71''
  • PENALTY CRUSADERS - dangerous tackle
    71''
  • SCORE: Crusaders lead the Bulls 28-14
    71''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION - Pollard does not miss from in front and the Bulls close the gap slightly
    70''
  • Try
    TRY BULLS - Marco van Staden under the crossbar. 
    69''
  • Bulls are now uo to the 22 again and have the lineout throw
    69''
  • For all the phases, there is little ground being made by the Bulls
    68''
  • PENALTY BULLS - high tackle by Crockett
    68''
  • Bulls past the halfway line now after 15 phases
    67''
  • Bulls lineout throw at the Crusaders' 22
    66''
  • PENALTY BULLS - illegal wheeling
    65''
  • SCRUM FEED BULLS
    65''
  • Forward pass and the Bulls will regain possesion just inside their own half
    64''
  • Turnover to Crusaders
    64''
  • SCRUM FEED BULLS
    64''
  • PENALTY CRUSADERS - not releasing the ball as the costly errors by the Bulls mount
    62''
  • Pollard with the ball at the halfway line
    61''
  • Ball dropped from the lineout and the Crusaders head downfield 
    60''
  • PENALTY BULLS - Obstructing the jumper in the lineout
    59''
  • Bulls with the lineout at the 22 in opposition half
    59''
  • Free kick to the Bulls from another poor scrum
    59''
  • Scrum reset
    58''
  • SCRUM FEED BULLS
    58''
  • PENALTY BULLS
    57''
  • Bulls win the ball from the Crusaders lineout throw
    56''
  • PENALTY CRUSADERS - not releasing the ball
    55''
  • Bulls on the run out of the lineout and go inside the opposition 22
    55''
  • PENALTY BULLS
    54''
  • Bulls with lineout at the 10m line of their own half
    54''
  • Poor kick by Pollard misses touch and the Crusaders return the ball in kind. 
    53''
  • PENALTY BULLS - illegal cleanout
    53''
  • Crusaders lineout throw - Bulls steal possession
    53''
  • Bulls again lose the ball forward. Crusaders into attack in opposition territory
    52''
  • Bulls with the ball at the halfway line
    52''
  • Crusaders with the ball and Hunt tries to kick long
    51''
  • Lineout throw at the halfway
    50''
  • PENALTY CRUSADERS
    50''
  • SCORE: Crusaders lead the Bulls 28-7
    50''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION - Mitch Hunt in good from with the boot
    49''
  • Try
    TRY CRUSADERS - Jack Doodhue has a double. 26-7
    49''
  • Crusaders with the lineout throw deep in the opposition half just 5 metres from the line
    48''
  • PENALTY CRUSADERS - Pollard pinged for tackling the player in the air
    47''
  • Turnover and kick downfield
    47''
  • Crossfield kick by Crusaders sees them at the 22 in attack
    46''
  • Crusaders now kick high but not so deep and the Bulls take possession close to its own 22
    45''
  • Free kick to the Bulls from the scrum
    45''
  • SCRUM FEED BULLS
    45''
  • Ball dropped by the Crusaders in the tackle as they headed to the try line
    44''
  • Ball fumbled in the air by Crusaders lineout but manage to retain possession
    44''
  • PENALTY CRUSADERS - front row collapsing
    43''
  • Scrum reset
    43''
  • SCRUM FEED BULLS - at the halfway line
    42''
  • PENALTY BULLS
    41''
  • High kick in the rain from the Bulls and we have a knock on
    41''
  • Ready for the second half as the Bulls get play underway
    40''
  • HALF-TIME: Crusaders 21 lead the Bulls 7
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  • Hooter sounds for the break and the whistle blows.
    40'''
  • SCORE: Crusaders lead the Bulls 21-7
    40''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION - Mitch Hunt again accurate
    40''
  • Try
    TRY CRUSADERS - Jack Goodhue uses pure strength to push the ball across the line. 19-7
    39''
  • Crusaders with the ball looking to drive the last metre to the try line
    38''
  • Scrum reset as the conditions play their part in the formation for both teams
    38''
  • SCRUM FEED CRUSADERS
    38''
  • Perry back on the field as the rain gets heavier. 
    37''
  • Crusaders get a breaking run through the defence and then passes straight to the Bulls
    36''
  • Box kick up field and the ball bounces in between everyone. Crusaders get possession
    35''
  • PENALTY CRUSADERS - ball knocked on
    34''
  • SCORE: Crusaders lead the Bulls 14-7
    34''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION -  kick is good by Handre Pollard. 
    33''
  • Try
    TRY BULLS -  Travis Ismaiel breaks through the defence and runs to the line close to the corener to get the Bulls on the board. 14-5
    32''
  • SCRUM FEED BULLS
    31''
  • PENALTY BULLS - ball knocked on
    30''
  • SCORE: Crusaders lead the Bulls 14-0
    30''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION - Mitch Hunt lines up the shot from almost directly in front of the posts and puts it through. 
    29''
  • Try
    TRY CRUSADERS - Codie Taylor to take the Crusaders to 12-0 lead
    28''
  • Crusaders now with the lineout out throw just 5m from the try line after a turnover deep in defence
    27''
  • Yellow Card
    YELLOW CARD - Tim Perry is off to the sin bin
    26''
  • PENALTY BULLS - dangerous tackle 
    26''
  • Bulls with the lineout just past the halfway
    25''
  • PENALTY BULLS - joining the ruck incorrectly
    24''
  • Crusaders defence is performing well
    24''
  • Pollard kicks down field but out on the full
    24''
  • SCRUM FEED CRUSADERS just inside their own half
    23''
  • Poor throw gives the Crusaders possession
    22''
  • Bulls lineout throw
    22''
  • Ball out on the full by the hosts
    22''
  • Crusaders with the ball 10 metres into the Bulls half
    21''
  • SCRUM FEED CRUSADERS
    20''
  • PENALTY CRUSADERS - Turnover to the Crusaders 
    19''
  • Crusaders get possession and kick to clear deep from their own half
    18''
  • SCORE: Crusaders lead the Bulls 7-0
    17''
  • Conversion
    CONVERSION - Mitch Hunt's kick is through the middle on a slight angle
    16''
  • Try
    TRY CRUSADERS - Scott Barrett puts the Crusaders on the scoreboard first 5-0
    16''
  • TMO  DECISION - NO TRY ruled but checking for a potential knock on. Decision overturned - ball was grounded
    16''
  • Crusaders close to the line in the maul. Whistle blows to check the status
    15''
  • Taylor kicks the grubber up the field and the chase is on. Bulls desperately kick the ball out to touch deep in defence
    15''
  • High kick gives the Bulls possession
    14''
  • Crusaders get the turnover at the halfway line
    14''
  • Bulls lineout at the 10m line
    13''
  • Crusaders kick to clear downfield to touch
    13''
  • Scrum reset
    13''
  • SCRUM FEED CRUSADERS
    12''
  • PENALTY CRUSADERS
    11''
  • Bulls with the ball and again it gets put into touch
    11''
  • Embrose Papier runs after the loose ball but it rolls through the end zone and across the line
    10''
  • Bulls with the lineout throw just 10 from the try line
    9''
  • Bulls kick to the corner on the near side of the field
    9''
  • PENALTY BULLS - tackling player without the ball
    8''
  • Bulls in possession at the opposition 22
    7''
  • Big kick to clear by Mitch Hunt but only as far as their own 22
    7''
  • SCRUM FEED CRUSADERS
    6''
  • PENALTY CRUSADERS - maul collapses and the home team gets the turnover in the last lijne of defence.
    6''
  • Bulls again kick to the corner getting as close to the line for the drive as possible.
    5''
  • PENALTY BULLS - Offside
    4''
  • Bulls now about 10 metres from the try line with the lineout throw.
    3''
  • PENALTY BULLS - front row collapsing
    3''
  • Scrum reset
    3''
  • SCRUM FEED BULLS
    2''
  • PENALTY BULLS
    2''
  • A couple of ball spills early in the game shows the impact of the wet conditions tonight.
    1''
  • Referee Frederico Anselmi gets play underway as the Crtusaders have the kickoff
    1''
  • It's a cold, wet and drizzly night in Christchurch so possession will be difficult for both teams.
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  • Both teams are coming off losses in Round 5 but the Crusaders have the wood historically over the South African visitors at home.
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  • The Friday night action begins in New Zealand as the Crusaders take on the Bulls at AMI Stadium, Christchurch.
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  • Welcome to Round 6 of 2018 Super Rugby. 
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