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(Audio) Todd Blackadder discusses McCaw and the Crusaders win over the Blues

Brendan Telfer talks with Crusader’s Coach, Todd Blackadder about their win against the Blues, their season going forward and the big hit that may take Richie McCaw out of next week’s game against the Hurricanes… 10 more words

Super Rugby 2015

Crusaders exodus. Blessing or a curse?

Super rugby’s Crusaders will be the hardest hit in the first-five department due to the big wages being offered to their star playmakers leaving coach Todd Blackadder with a dilemma. 548 more words


Q&A with Blackadder

Blackadder played 25 matches for the All Blacks (12 Tests) captaining his country on 14 occasions. The only man in history to lead a team to three consecutive Super Rugby titles, the Rangiora born 43-year-old has been coaching the Crusaders since 2009 – over this time the red and blacks have reached six straight finals series and contested two championship deciders. 694 more words

Crusaders 2015

Todd Blackadder: Talks about 2015 Super Rugby

Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder is with us to look at the side’s 2015 campaign, the return of Robbie Fruean and some of the selection dilemmas he’s likely to encounter as he tries to win his first title with the Christchurch-based franchise as a coach. 10 more words

Crusaders 2015

September 20 in history

451  The Battle of Chalons: Flavius Aetius‘s victory over Attila the Hun in a day of combat, is considered to be the largest battle in the ancient world. 588 more words


Super Rugby Final Review

In a drama-filled display in front of a record Super Rugby crowd, it was a case of third time lucky for the Waratahs.

The 19th Super Rugby final was a fitting end to the tournament as the two sides who led proceedings in the regular season went toe-to-toe, playing a spectacular brand of exciting, end-to-end running rugby for the duration. 616 more words

Club Rugby

Good lack of work media.

The Super rugby final was on over the weekend.

The spectacle almost went under the radar due to sports fans being more transfixed by the Commonwealth Games. 233 more words