CHIEF
No.Name
15Gareth Anscombe, FB
14Lelia Masaga, W
T
13Charlie Ngatai, C
12Andrew Horrell, C
11Aseli Tikoirotuma, W
10Aaron Cruden, FH
T
2
2
9Tawera Kerr-Barlow, SH
1Toby Smith, P
2Hika Elliot, H
3Ben Tameifuna, P
4Craig Clarke, L
5Brodie Retallick, L
6Liam Messam, FL
7Tanerau Latimer, FL
8Matt Vant Leven, N8
Replacements
16Rhys Marshall, R
17Ben Afeaki, R
18Michael Fitzgerald, R
19Sam Cane, R
20Augustine Pulu, R
21Bundee Aki, R
22Robbie Robinson, R

*Players currently on the pitch are shown in bold

Game Info

Venue: FMG Stadium Waikato
3:35 AM, July 27, 2013
Capacity: 25,800
3263d

Chiefs hold out charging Crusaders

The Chiefs produce a fantastic defensive effort to defeat the Crusaders in their Super Rugby semi-final, the defending champions denying the surging visitors space and opportunity throughout

Match Commentary

81'20-19 End of half
81'20-19 End of half
81'20-19 End of second half

Match Stats

CHIEF
Possession
CRUS
40%
60%
Territory
39%
61%
CHIEF
CRUS
92Runs136
372Meters Run492
5Clean Breaks8
137Tackles99
16Missed Tackles16
15Turnover Knock On11