Date : Saturday, March 18, 2023 Kick Off : 07:05 Venue : Eden Park Tournament : Super Rugby Pacific Round : pool stage
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Blues
28LB
34

Crusaders

Match Blues vs Crusaders

Match between Blues squad and Crusaders squad was played at Eden Park as of round #4 of Super Rugby Pacific . Before kick-off Blues was in 4th position and Crusaders 5th.

Lineups

Game sheet Blues vs Crusaders
YC RC Drop Penalty Conversion Try Players Players Try Conversion Penalty Drop RC YC
Alex HODGMAN 1 Joe MOODY
Ricky RICCITELLI 2 Codie TAYLOR
James LAY 3 Tamaiti WILLIAMS
James TUCKER 4 Scott BARRETT
Cameron SUAFOA 5 Sam WHITELOCK
Adrian CHOAT 6 Ethan BLACKADDER 20'
Dalton PAPALI'I 7 Tom CHRISTIE
Hoskins SOTUTU 8 Sione HAVILI
Finlay CHRISTIE 9 Mitchell DRUMMOND
8' 25' 27' 55' Beauden BARRETT 10 Richie MO'UNGA 21' 33' 46' 64'
23' Caleb CLARKE 11 Leicester FAINGA'ANUKU 31' 36' 45'
27' Roger TUIVASA-SHECK 12 Dallas MCLEOD
Rieko IOANE 13 Braydon ENNOR
7' Mark TELEA 14 Sevu REECE
54' Stephen PEROFETA 15 Fergus BURKE 15'
 
Kurt EKLUND 16 Brodie MCALISTER
35' Jordan LAY 17 Kershawl SYKES-MARTIN 65'
Nepo LAULALA 18 George BOWER
Tom ROBINSON 19 Zach GALLAGHER
Taine PLUMTREE 20 Christian LIO-WILLIE
Taufa FUNAKI 21 Willi HEINZ
Bryce HEEM 22 Pepesana PATAFILO
Zarn SULLIVAN 23 Macca SPRINGER
Replacements
HODGMAN 🡇 🡅 LAY 13' #1 47' REECE 🡇 🡅 PATAFILO
LAY 🡇 🡅 LAULALA 14' #2 51' DRUMMOND 🡇 🡅 HEINZ
SUAFOA 🡇 🡅 EKLUND 35' #3 51' FAINGA'ANUKU 🡇 🡅 SPRINGER
EKLUND 🡇 🡅 SUAFOA 47' #4 56' MOODY 🡇 🡅 SYKES-MARTIN
TUIVASA-SHECK 🡇 🡅 HEEM 51' #5 56' HAVILI 🡇 🡅 LIO-WILLIE
SUAFOA 🡇 🡅 ROBINSON 51' #6 56' TAYLOR 🡇 🡅 MCALISTER
RICCITELLI 🡇 🡅 EKLUND 56' #7 59' WILLIAMS 🡇 🡅 BOWER
PEROFETA 🡇 🡅 SULLIVAN 59' #8 65' LIO-WILLIE 🡇 🡅 MOODY
CHRISTIE 🡇 🡅 FUNAKI 71' #9 69' SPRINGER 🡇 🡅 GALLAGHER
PAPALI'I 🡇 🡅 PLUMTREE 75' #10 75' MOODY 🡇 🡅 LIO-WILLIE

Interesting datas(1)

Blues VS Crusaders
902 kg (112.75 kg) Pack weight
(average)
937 kg (117.13 kg)
27 ans Forwards average age 28 ans
27 ans Backs average age 25 ans
197 cm Tallest player 202 cm
New Zealand : 73% (11/15)
Samoa : 13% (2/15)
South Africa : 7% (1/15)
Scotland : 7% (1/15)
Differents nationalities for starters New Zealand : 80% (12/15)
Tonga : 13% (2/15)
Fiji : 7% (1/15)
New Zealand : 74% (17/23)
Samoa : 17% (4/23)
South Africa : 4% (1/23)
Scotland : 4% (1/23)
Differents nationalities for all the team New Zealand : 87% (20/23)
Tonga : 9% (2/23)
Fiji : 4% (1/23)

(1) Calculations based on data in the database, which may be incomplete.

Timeline

Score : 0 - 0, 5 - 0, 7 - 0, 7 - 5, 7 - 10, 7 - 12, 12 - 12, 14 - 12, 16 - 12, 21 - 12, 21 - 17, 21 - 19, 21 - 24, 21 - 29, 21 - 31, 26 - 31, 28 - 31, 28 - 34
Gap : 0, +5, +7, +2, -3, -5, 0, +2, +4, +9, +4, +2, +2, -3, -8, -10, -5, -3, -6, -6

Standings before and after

Before

Super Rugby Pacific Round 3 Pts P. W. D. L. Diff. B.
1 Blues 5 1 1 0 0 40 1
2 Hurricanes 5 1 1 0 0 34 1
3 Chiefs 5 1 1 0 0 21 1
4 Western Force 4 1 1 0 0 7 0
5 Brumbies 4 1 1 0 0 6 0
6 Fijian Drua 4 1 1 0 0 2 0
7 Moana Pasifika 1 1 0 0 1 -2 1
8 Waratahs 1 1 0 0 1 -6 1
9 Rebels 1 1 0 0 1 -7 1
10 Crusaders 0 1 0 0 1 -21 0
11 Reds 0 1 0 0 1 -34 0
12 Highlanders 0 1 0 0 1 -40 0

After

Super Rugby Pacific Round 4 Pts P. W. D. L. Diff. B.
1 Chiefs 19 4 4 0 0 84 3
2 Brumbies 17 4 4 0 0 43 1
3 Hurricanes 14 4 3 0 1 51 2
4 Blues 11 4 2 0 2 35 3
5 Crusaders 10 4 2 0 2 21 2
6 Reds 10 4 2 0 2 14 2
7 Fijian Drua 9 4 2 0 2 -29 1
8 Western Force 8 4 2 0 2 -49 0
9 Waratahs 7 4 1 0 3 -1 3
10 Rebels 6 4 1 0 3 -25 2
11 Highlanders 4 4 1 0 3 -90 0
12 Moana Pasifika 2 4 0 0 4 -54 2
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