Rugby Union


Crusaders beat Blues to top ladder

Back in business: Nemani Nadolo.

The Crusaders have moved back to the top of Super Rugby, overcoming some valiant defence by the Blues before prevailing 26-21 in Auckland.

Highlanders snap Crusaders' winning streak

Waisake Naholo of the Highlanders celebrates after scoring against the Crusaders on Friday.

Centre Matt Faddes starred with two tries as the Highlanders snapped the Crusaders' eight-match winning streak with a 34-26 victory in a compelling Super Rugby contest in Dunedin.

Reds schooled by Crusaders

Well beaten: Queensland's Curtis Browning looks dejected during the round 11 Super Rugby match between the Crusaders and ...

The Queensland Reds have been taught a brutal Super Rugby lesson by the Crusaders, who cruised to a dominant 38-5 bonus-point victory on Friday night.

Crusaders' Nadolo banned for 4 weeks

Scratched: Nemani Nadolo of the Crusaders.

Giant Crusaders winger Nemani Nadolo has been suspended for four weeks for a dangerous tackle during Sunday's record Super Rugby win over the Brumbies.