23 Mar 08:35Full TimeAMI Stadium, Addington Christchurch
CrusadersvSouthern Kings
5520
Vodacom Super Rugby
MatchStats
7Tries2
7Conversions2
2Penalties2
0Drop Goals0
Kicking Stats
9/9Total4/5
7/7Conversions2/2
2/2Penalties2/3
Cards
0Yellow0
0Red0

Crusaders TeamSouthern Kings Team
1Wyatt Crockett
2Corey Flynn
3Owen Franks
4Luke Romano
5Sam Whitelock
6George Whitelock
7Matt Todd
8Kieran Read
9Willi Heinz
10Dan Carter
11Zac Guildford
12Ryan Crotty
13Robert Fruean
14Johnny McNicholl
15Tom Marshall
1Schalk Ferreira
2Bandise Maku
3Kevin Buys
4Daniel Adongo
5David Bulbring
6Cornell du Preez
7Wimpie van der Walt
8Jacques Engelbrecht
9Shaun Venter
10Demetri Catrakilis
11Marcello Sampson
12Hadleigh Parkes
13Ronnie Cooke
14Sergeal Petersen
15George Whitehead

Crusaders ReservesSouthern Kings Reserves
16Codie Taylor
17Joe Moody
18Dominic Bird
19Luke Whitelock
20Andy Ellis
21Tyler Bleyendaal
22Adam Whitelock
16Edgar Marutlulle
17Jaco Engels
18Rynier Bernardo
19Devin Oosthuizen
20Nicolas Vergallo
21Waylon Murray
22Elric van Vuuren
Run of Play
80Game is over and the Crusaders win 55-20
80George Whitehead Conversion - George converts his try
79George Whitehead Try - Kings on the attack and some slick handling sees George Whitehead step in and out, passes makes the run and collects the return pass. George runs through the space and scores for the Kings
76Tyler Bleyendaal Conversion
75George Whitelock Try - The ball goes through the hands and George Whitelock goes through the Kings defence and scores hi third try of the night.
69Crusaders steal a Kings lineout and as the ball goes through the hands, they move towards the Kings 22m area.
63Kings under pressure as Crusaders move into the Kings 22m are with great intent, they spread the ball wide and a foward pass spoils a good attacking opportunity.
56Tyler Bleyendaal Conversion - Tyler Bleyendaal converts the try.
56Luke Whitelock Try - Crusaders secure the line-out, Ellis gets the ball and Luke Whitelock slices through the Kings defence to score the try.
54Crusaders try a cross kick and Sergeal plucks the ball from the air and runs 30m before he is bundled into touch.
53Crusaders march into the Kings 22m are but good defence by Sergeal sees him bundle Marshall into touch.
50Kings have possession but a lose pass by Catrakillis sees Whitehead knock the ball on.
48Dan Carter Conversion - Carter converts the try
47Matt Todd Try - Crusaders secure the ball and maul the ball towards the Kings try line. Matt Todd is at the back of the maul and as the hosts move over the Kings try line, Todd scores.
46Crusaders win a kickable penalty and Carter sets up a lineout in the Kings 22m area.
43Crusaders have possession in the middle of the park.
43Dan Carter Penalty - Carter converts the penalty
42Crusaders on the cahrge from a Read counter attack and they move into the Kings 22m area with great intent. Crusaders win a penalty and Carter will have a shot at goal.
41Carter gets the second half underway and Catrakilis kicks the ball downfield.
40First half ends and Crusaders lead 31- 13
40Demetri Catrakilis Conversion - Catrakillis converts the try
40Wimpie van der Walt Try - They secure the ball and maul the ball towards the Crusaders try line and Wimpie Van der Walt scores for the Kings.
38Crusaders secure possession and Carter takes play to the halfway line. Kings run the ball back before Whitehead kicks the ball in the corner. Chase is good and forces Marshall to kick the ball out.
37Kings secure the ball but Kieran Read interrupts the maul and forces the turnover for the hosts.
36Kings win another penalty and set up another lineout 5m out.
35They secure their lineout and move towards the Crusaders try line.
34They win a penalty from the scrum and Catrakillis sets up a lineout in the Crusaders 22m area.
33Kings have an attacking scrum in the Crusaders half.
32Dan Carter Conversion - Carter converts the try.
31Willi Heinz Try - Crusaders secure their lineout, their maul it towards the Kings try line. Catrakillis makes a good tackle but the hoists are too powerful in their drive and Heinz dives over the Kings try line to score another try for the hosts.
30Kings try a counter attack from deep in their half. Crusaders win a penalty and Carter sets up a lineout in the Kings 22m area.
28Intercept by Sergeal but luckily for the Crusaders he is caught by the Crusaders cross cover defence and is bundled into touch.
27Crusaders back in the Kings 22m area with possession. They beat the Kings defenders with relative ease.
25Dan Carter Conversion - Carter converts the try.
24George Whitelock Try - They secure the lineout and maul the ball towards the Kings try line, they move over their try line and George Whitelock scores his second try of the match.
22Crusaders win a kickable penalty and Carter sets up a lineout in the Kings 22m area.
22Crusaders march towards the Kings 22m area
21Demetri Catrakilis Penalty - Catrakillis converts his penalty
19Kings win a penalty and Catrakillis will have a shot at goal.
19Kings win a penalty for a late tackle on Peterson. Catrakillis sets up a lineout in the Crusaders 22m are. They secure the ball and move towards the Crusaders try line.
17Restart is deep and the Kings take play back to the Crusaders half. Kings kick the ball away and Crusaders run from deep in their half.
16Demetri Catrakilis Missed Penalty - Catrakillis misses his kick.
16Play in the middle of the park and the Kings win a penalty. Catrakillis will have a shot at goal.
14Dan Carter Conversion - Carter converts the try
13Wyatt Crockett Try - Good interplay between the backs and forwards, Kings defenders are wrong footed and stretched, Carter draws a defender and passes to Wyatt Crockett who scores for the hosts.
12Crusaders still in the Kings half and they use their big men to carve out gaps in the Kings defence.
9Dan Carter Penalty - Carter converts the penalty.
8Crusaders have camped in the Kings half and they win a kickable penalty. Carter will have a shot at goal.
5Dan Carter Conversion - Carter converts the try.
4George Whitelock Try - After a couple of phases the ball goes through the hands, Guildford draws the man and passes to George Whitelock who powers over the try line to score for the hosts.
3Crusaders march into the Kings 22m area.
2Demetri Catrakilis Penalty - Demetri converts the penalty.
1Catrakillis gets the game underway and the Kings win an early penalty. Demetri will have a shot at goal.