MATCH BREAKDOWN
MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS Chiefs vs Crusaders
VENUE Waikato Stadium, Hamilton
DATE 28 February 2015 08:35
COMPETITION Vodacom Super Rugby
FINAL SCORE 40 - 16
TRIES 5 - 1
HALFTIME SCORE 22 - 9
CROWD 18166
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Mike Fraser
Assistant Referee/Reserve Referee Nick Briant
Assistant Referee Shane McDermott
TMO Ben Skeen
SCORING SUMMARY
Chiefs
Conversion Aaron Cruden 3
Penalty Aaron Cruden 3
Try Augustine Pulu 1
Try Charlie Ngatai 1
Try James Lowe 1
Try Sonny Bill Williams 1
Try Tom Marshall 1
 
Crusaders
Conversion Colin Slade 1
Penalty Colin Slade 3
Try Andy Ellis 1
LINE-UP
Chiefs
1 Pauliasi Manu
2 Hikawera Elliott
3 Ben Tameifuna
4 Matt Symons
5 Brodie Retallick
6 Michael Fitzgerald
7 Sam Cane
8 Liam Messam (Captain)
9 Augustine Pulu
10 Aaron Cruden
11 James Lowe
12 Sonny Bill Williams
13 Charlie Ngatai
14 Bryce Heem
15 Tom Marshall
 
Crusaders
1 Wyatt Crockett
2 Ben Funnell
3 Nepo Laulala
4 Luke Romano
5 Scott Barrett
6 Richie McCaw
7 Matt Todd (Captain)
8 Jordan Taufua
9 Mitchell Drummond
10 Colin Slade
11 Johnny McNicholl
12 Ryan Crotty
13 Kieron Fonotia
14 Robert Fruean
15 Tom Taylor
RESERVES
Chiefs
16 Quentin MacDonald
17 Siate Tokolahi
18 Mitchell Graham
19 Johan Bardoul
20 Maama Vaipulu
21 Brad Weber
22 Damian McKenzie
23 Seta Tamanivalu
 
Crusaders
16 Codie Taylor
17 Joe Moody
18 Alex Hodgman
19 Jimmy Tupou
20 Luke Whitelock
21 Andy Ellis
22 Nathaniel Apa
23 Nafi Tuitavake
REPLACEMENTS
Chiefs
10 Johan Bardoul for Brodie Retallick
46 Maama Vaipulu for Liam Messam
52 Liam Messam for Maama Vaipulu
64 Brad Weber for Augustine Pulu
64 Siate Tokolahi for Ben Tameifuna
64 Quentin MacDonald for Hikawera Elliott
68 Damian McKenzie for Aaron Cruden
68 Maama Vaipulu for Liam Messam
68 Mitchell Graham for Pauliasi Manu
71 Seta Tamanivalu for Sonny Bill Williams
 
Crusaders
14 Nafi Tuitavake for Robert Fruean
18 Joe Moody for Nepo Laulala
21 Nepo Laulala for Joe Moody
26 Andy Ellis for Mitchell Drummond
29 Luke Whitelock for Richie McCaw
32 Richie McCaw for Luke Whitelock
55 Codie Taylor for Ben Funnell
55 Jimmy Tupou for Scott Barrett
68 Nathaniel Apa for Kieron Fonotia
68 Luke Whitelock for Jordan Taufua
68 Joe Moody for Nepo Laulala
68 Alex Hodgman for Wyatt Crockett
RUN OF PLAY
0 First Half Start Aaron Cruden Chiefs
3 Penalty Colin Slade Crusaders
8 Penalty Colin Slade Crusaders
8 Yellow Card James Lowe Chiefs
10 Substitution (Injury) Johan Bardoul for Brodie Retallick Chiefs
13 Try Sonny Bill Williams Chiefs
14 Missed Conversion Aaron Cruden Chiefs
14 Substitution (Injury) Nafi Tuitavake for Robert Fruean Crusaders
16 Missed Penalty Colin Slade Crusaders
18 Substitution (Blood) Joe Moody for Nepo Laulala Crusaders
20 Yellow card returning James Lowe Chiefs
20 Missed Penalty Aaron Cruden Chiefs
21 Yellow Card Matt Todd Crusaders
21 Substitution (Blood bin returning) Nepo Laulala for Joe Moody Crusaders
22 Try Augustine Pulu Chiefs
23 Conversion Aaron Cruden Chiefs
26 Penalty Colin Slade Crusaders
26 Substitution (Injury) Andy Ellis for Mitchell Drummond Crusaders
29 Substitution (Blood) Luke Whitelock for Richie McCaw Crusaders
31 Penalty Aaron Cruden Chiefs
31 Yellow card returning Matt Todd Crusaders
32 Substitution (Blood bin returning) Richie McCaw for Luke Whitelock Crusaders
33 Try Charlie Ngatai Chiefs
34 Conversion Aaron Cruden Chiefs
40 Missed Penalty Colin Slade Crusaders
40 First Half End
40 Second Half Start Colin Slade Crusaders
45 Try Andy Ellis Crusaders
46 Conversion Colin Slade Crusaders
46 Substitution (Concussion) Liam Messam Chiefs
49 Penalty Aaron Cruden Chiefs
52 Substitution (Concussion returning) Maama Vaipulu Chiefs
55 Penalty Aaron Cruden Chiefs
55 Substitution (Tactical) Codie Taylor for Ben Funnell Crusaders
55 Substitution (Tactical) Jimmy Tupou for Scott Barrett Crusaders
63 Try Tom Marshall Chiefs
64 Missed Conversion Aaron Cruden Chiefs
64 Substitution (Tactical) Quentin MacDonald for Hikawera Elliott Chiefs
64 Substitution (Tactical) Brad Weber for Augustine Pulu Chiefs
64 Substitution (Tactical) Siate Tokolahi for Ben Tameifuna Chiefs
67 Try James Lowe Chiefs
68 Conversion Aaron Cruden Chiefs
68 Substitution (Tactical) Damian McKenzie for Aaron Cruden Chiefs
68 Substitution (Tactical) Maama Vaipulu for Liam Messam Chiefs
68 Substitution (Tactical) Alex Hodgman for Wyatt Crockett Crusaders
68 Substitution (Tactical) Joe Moody for Nepo Laulala Crusaders
68 Substitution (Tactical) Nathaniel Apa for Kieron Fonotia Crusaders
68 Substitution (Tactical) Mitchell Graham for Pauliasi Manu Chiefs
68 Substitution (Tactical) Luke Whitelock for Jordan Taufua Crusaders
71 Substitution (Tactical) Seta Tamanivalu for Sonny Bill Williams Chiefs
78 Yellow Card Damian McKenzie Chiefs
80 Full Time
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