Match Report - Super Rugby match - Crusaders vs Lions on 26 April 2019

April 26, 2019 - The match was played in Christchurch on Friday 26 April 2019, and kicked off at 9:35pm SA Time.


Officials

Referee: Paul Williams
AR1: Mike Fraser
AR2: James Munro
TMO: Aaron Paterson


Teams

Crusaders: 15. David Havili, 14. Sevu Reece, 13. Braydon Ennor, 12. Ryan Crotty, 11. George Bridge, 10. Richie Mo'unga, 9. Mitchell Drummond, 8. Kieran Read, 7. Billy Harmon, 6. Whetukamokamo Douglas, 5. Sam Whitelock (captain), 4. Quinten Strange, 3. Michael Alaalatoa, 2. Codie Taylor, 1. Joe Moody.
Replacements: 16. Ben Funnell, 17. Harry Allan, 18. Oliver Jager, 19. Mitchell Dunshea, 20. Jordan Taufua, 21. Ere Enari, 22. Mitchell Hunt, 23. Ngane Punivai.

Lions: 15. Ruan Combrinck; 14. Sylvian Mahuza, 13. Lionel Mapoe, 12. Elton Jantjies, 11. Aphiwe Dyantyi; 10. Shaun Reynolds, 9. Nic Groom; 8. Kwagga Smith (Capt), 7. Cyle Brink, 6. Marnus Schoeman, 5. Marvin Orie, 4. Stephan Lewies, 3. Carlu Sadie, 2. Robbie Coetzee, 1. Sti Sithole.
Replacements: 16. Jan-Henning Campher, 17. Nathan Mcbeth, 18. Johannes Jonker, 19. Wilhelm van der Sluys, 20. Hacjivah Dayimani, 21. Ross Cronje, 22. Franco Naude, 23. Tyrone Green.


Scorers

Crusaders: 36 (17): Tries: Braydon Ennor, Sevu Reece (2), George Bridge (2). Conversions: Richie Mo’unga (4). Penalties: Richie Mo’unga.

Lions: 10 (3): Tries: Ruan Combrinck. Conversions: Elton Jantjies. Penalties: Elton Jantjies.