|Crusaders 55 Cheetahs 7|
Crusaders v Cheetahs
15 March 2008
The Crusaders secured their position at the top of the Super 14 table with an emphatic 55-7 win over the Cheetahs in front of a home crowd of 15,000 on Saturday night.
The South African visitors were only able to score one try against the rampant home team who hit the try line a total of nine times on a mild night with perfect conditions for running rugby.
It was well and truly over by half time, when the score was 33-0 and the Crusaders had notched up enough points for a bonus try. The team then went on the treat their fans to a faultless exhibition of high quality rugby.
Injuries: Stephen Brett ruptured his AC joint in his right shoulder. Although surgery is not required, he could be out of action for 4-6 weeks.
Yellow Card: Hendro Scholtz (6) professional foul