BLUES
No.Name
15Charles Piutau, FB
14Frank Halai, W
T
2
13Rene Ranger, C
12Francis Saili, C
11George Moala, W
T
10Chris Noakes, FH
9Piri Weepu, SH
1Tom McCartney, P
2James Parsons, H
3Charlie Faumuina, P
4Culum Retallick, L
5Ali Williams, L
6Steven Luatua, FL
T
7Luke Braid, FL
T
8Peter Saili, N8
Replacements
16Quentin MacDonald, R
17Angus Ta'avao, R
18Liaki Moli, R
19Brendon O'Connor, R
20Bryn Hall, R
21Baden Kerr, R
22Jackson Willison, R

*Players currently on the pitch are shown in bold

Game Info

Venue: Eden Park
1:30 AM, March 1, 2013
3371d

Blues thrash Crusaders at Eden Park

The Blues look to be title contenders given the manner of their bonus-point demolition of the Crusaders at Eden Park, scoring five tries to five penalties from the visitors

Match Commentary

81'+134-15 End of second half
75'34-15 Conversion - Baden Kerr , Blues
74'32-15 Try - George Moala , Blues

Match Stats

BLUES
Possession
CRUS
100%
0%
Territory
0%
0%
BLUES
CRUS
143Runs127
548Meters Run421
11Clean Breaks2
144Tackles158
17Missed Tackles17
9Turnover Knock On15