Super Rugby Pacific
Crusaders vs Blues

Crusaders
29
vs
27
Blues
  • Time Sat, May 25, 2024, 7:05 AM
  • Location Apollo Projects Stadium
  • Referee James Doleman
Crusaders
Crusaders
Blues
Blues
  • Hotham60'
  • Lio-Willie52'
  • Fihaki39'
  • Blackadder19'
Tries
  • Lam71'
  • Lam49'
  • Tu'ungafasi34'
  • Tu'ungafasi21'
  • Fihaki61'
  • Fihaki54'
  • Burke19'
Conversions
  • Plummer51'
  • Plummer35'
  • Fihaki65'
Penalty Goals
  • Plummer9'
Crusaders
Crusaders
Blues
Blues
Attack
4Tries4
452Metres392
132Carries137
18Defenders Beaten30
3Clean Breaks4
134Passes118
8Offloads5
10Turnovers Conceded10
Defence
212Tackles170
30Missed Tackles18
4Turnovers Won2
Kicking
30Kicks in Play21
3/4Conversions2/4
1/3Penalty Goals1/1
N/ADrop GoalsN/A
Breakdown
103Rucks Won116
3Rucks Lost3
97%Rucks Success Rate97%
4Mauls Won7
Set Plays
15Lineouts Won12
1Lineouts Lost1
93%Lineouts Success Rate92%
5Scrums Won0
0Scrums Lost2
100%Scrums Success Rate0%
Discipline
8Penalties Conceded14
0Red Cards0
0Yellow Cards1
Crusaders
Crusaders
Blues
Blues
Joe Moody
1Joe Moody
Ofa Tu'ungafasi
1Ofa Tu'ungafasi
Codie Taylor
2Codie Taylor
Kurt Eklund
2Kurt Eklund
Fletcher Newell
3Fletcher Newell
Angus Ta'avao
3Angus Ta'avao
Antonio Shalfoon
4Antonio Shalfoon
Patrick Tuipulotu
4Patrick Tuipulotu
Quinten Strange
5Quinten Strange
Sam Darry
5Sam Darry
Cullen Grace
6Cullen Grace
Akira Ioane
6Akira Ioane
Ethan Blackadder
7Ethan Blackadder
Adrian Choat
7Adrian Choat
Christian Lio-Willie
8Christian Lio-Willie
Hoskins Sotutu
8Hoskins Sotutu
Noah Hotham
9Noah Hotham
Taufa Funaki
9Taufa Funaki
Fergus Burke
10Fergus Burke
Harry Plummer
10Harry Plummer
Sevu Reece
11Sevu Reece
AJ Lam
11AJ Lam
David Havili
12David Havili
Corey Evans
12Corey Evans
Dallas McLeod
13Dallas McLeod
Rieko Ioane
13Rieko Ioane
Chay Fihaki
14Chay Fihaki
Mark Tele'a
14Mark Tele'a
Johnny McNicholl
15Johnny McNicholl
Stephen Perofeta
15Stephen Perofeta
Substitutes
George Bell
16George Bell
Ricky Riccitelli
16Ricky Riccitelli
George Bower
17George Bower
Josh Fusitu'a
17Josh Fusitu'a
Tamaiti Williams
18Tamaiti Williams
PJ Sheck
18PJ Sheck
Jamie Hannah
19Jamie Hannah
Josh Beehre
19Josh Beehre
Tom Christie
20Tom Christie
Cameron Suafoa
20Cameron Suafoa
Mitchell Drummond
21Mitchell Drummond
Sam Nock
21Sam Nock
Taha Kemara
22Taha Kemara
Cole Forbes
22Cole Forbes
Jone Rova
23Jone Rova
Caleb Tangitau
23Caleb Tangitau
Coaches
Rob Penney
Vern Cotter
80End Of Second HalfIt's all over! The referee has blown their whistle to end the game.
75Substitution onTaha Kemara comes on.
75Substitution offJone Rova comes off.
73Substitution onBlues decide to make a substitution, with Cole Forbes getting some game time.
73Substitution offBlues decide to make a substitution, with Corey Evans being replaced.
73Substitution onBlues decide to make a substitution, with Josh Beehre getting some game time.
73Substitution offBlues decide to make a substitution, with Sam Darry being replaced.
72Conversion - Missed LeftHarry Plummer curls the ball too far, missing the posts to the left.
71Try - Passing MoveA series of passes by Blues results in a try for AJ Lam
71Try AssistThat's a great try assist by Corey Evans.
70Substitution onBlues decide to make a substitution, with Mark Tele'a getting some game time.
70Substitution offBlues decide to make a substitution, with Cole Forbes being replaced.
65Substitution onCrusaders make a substitution with Mitchell Drummond coming on.
65Substitution offCrusaders make a substitution with Noah Hotham coming off.
65Penalty Goal - KickedThe Crusaders supporters go wild as Chay Fihaki successfully kicks the penalty goal.
63Substitution onBlues sub Sam Nock comes onto the field.
63Substitution offTaufa Funaki departs for Blues.
63Substitution onBlues sub PJ Sheck comes onto the field.
63Substitution offAngus Ta'avao departs for Blues.
63Substitution onCrusaders sub Tom Christie comes onto the field.
63Substitution offChristian Lio-Willie departs for Crusaders.
61Substitution onBlues sub Cole Forbes comes onto the field.
61Substitution offMark Tele'a departs for Blues.
61Substitution onCrusaders sub George Bell comes onto the field.
61Substitution offCodie Taylor departs for Crusaders.
61Conversion - KickedThe Crusaders supporters go wild as Chay Fihaki successfully kicks the conversion.
60Try - Passing MoveGreat hands by Crusaders leads to a try for Noah Hotham
60Try AssistSpellbinding play by Chay Fihaki is finished off with a try.
60Clean BreakThe defensive line has been broken as Fergus Burke goes through the gap.
59Substitution onCameron Suafoa comes on for Blues.
59Substitution offAkira Ioane leaves the field.
57Substitution onTamaiti Williams comes on for Crusaders.
57Substitution offFletcher Newell leaves the field.
54Conversion - KickedThe touch judges raise their flags as Chay Fihaki kicks the conversion.
52Try - From kickA pinpoint kick has enabled Christian Lio-Willie to score the try.
52Clean BreakWhat a run here by Christian Lio-Willie as they get over the gainline!
52Try AssistThat's a great try assist by Fergus Burke.
52Substitution onRicky Riccitelli comes on.
52Substitution offKurt Eklund comes off.
51Substitution onJamie Hannah comes on.
51Substitution offAntonio Shalfoon comes off.
51Substitution onJosh Fusitu'a comes on.
51Substitution offOfa Tu'ungafasi comes off.
51Substitution onGeorge Bower comes on.
51Substitution offJoe Moody comes off.
51Conversion - KickedThe touch judges raise their flags as Harry Plummer kicks the conversion.
49Try - Passing MoveSlick passing by Blues leads to a try for AJ Lam.
49Clean BreakAJ Lam makes the break as the defence re-enacts the parting of the red sea.
49Try AssistHoskins Sotutu sets up the try.
48Substitution onCrusaders decide to make a substitution, with Jone Rova getting some game time.
48Substitution offCrusaders decide to make a substitution, with David Havili being replaced.
45Yellow cardStephen Perofeta (Blues) is shown a yellow card
44Clean BreakCodie Taylor makes the break as the defence re-enacts the parting of the red sea.
40Substitution onCrusaders make a substitution with Quinten Strange coming on.
40Substitution offCrusaders make a substitution with Jamie Hannah coming off.
40Start Of Second HalfThe second half kicks off.
41End Of First HalfThe half-time whistle blows and both teams head for the dressing rooms.
41Conversion - Missed LeftCrusaders go for goal with Fergus Burke taking the conversion but their aim is not up to scratch as the ball slides to the left of the post.
39Try - Passing MoveIncisive passing by Crusaders is finished off by Chay Fihaki, as they goes over for the try.
39Try AssistThat's a great try assist by Codie Taylor.
35Substitution onCrusaders sub Jamie Hannah comes onto the field.
35Substitution offQuinten Strange departs for Crusaders.
35Conversion - KickedHarry Plummer does the business as their conversion attempt goes over.
34Try - Close rangeThe pick and go results in a try for Blues as Ofa Tu'ungafasi goes over.
34Try AssistHoskins Sotutu sets up the try.
33Clean BreakFabulous play by Blues has led to AJ Lam being able to wriggle through a gap.
32Clean BreakTrouble here as Patrick Tuipulotu breaches the defence.
26Penalty Goal - Missed RightChay Fihaki takes the penalty but the ball didn't come round, staying right of the posts.
23Conversion - Missed LeftHarry Plummer curls the ball too far, missing the posts to the left.
21Try - Close rangeBlues are stopped just a few metres from the try line but Ofa Tu'ungafasi picks up from the base of the ruck to score the try.
19Conversion - KickedFergus Burke converts the try.
19Try - Close rangeCrusaders are stopped just a few metres from the try line but Ethan Blackadder picks up from the base of the ruck to score the try.
19Try AssistNoah Hotham sets up the try.
9Penalty Goal - KickedHarry Plummer kicks the penalty.
4Clean BreakThe defensive line has been broken as Harry Plummer goes through the gap.
2Penalty Goal - Missed LeftFergus Burke steps up to take the penalty but pulls it wide and to the left.
0Start Of First HalfWe are underway as the referee blows their whistle.