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Earlier this year the Chiefs beat the Crusaders by the biggest ever score (40-16) and for the first time ever they scored five tries against the Christchurch side. Due to this there will no doubt be a backlash and quite possibly a bit of niggle.
Overall the Crusaders have played the Chiefs 26 times in Super Rugby and the Crusaders have won 16 matches and lost 10 matches. There have been no draws and the majority of the Chiefs wins have come in the last three years.
That means that the Crusaders have won 62% of their matches against the Chiefs.
The average score when the Crusaders play the Chiefs regardless of venue is : Crusaders 27 Chiefs 20.
This weekend the match between these two teams will be played in Christchurch which is home to the Crusaders and where the teams have met on 11 occasions and where the Crusaders have won 8 times and lost 3 times.
That gives the Crusaders a record of winning 73% of their matches against the Chiefs. The average score when the Crusaders play the Chiefs in Christchurch is : Crusaders 31 Chiefs 18.
The last match between the teams in Christchurch was won by the Chiefs (10-18).
Both teams have made five changes for this week but the Crusaders will be coming off a loss to the Highlanders at home and the Chiefs will be coming off a bye.
Crusaders coach Blackadder has chosen to start Wyatt Crockett and Nepo Laulala in the front row with Joe Moody and Owen Franks as cover.
Luke Romano returns to lock and Jimmy Tupou will take a spot on the bench. Richie McCaw and Matt Todd have again rotated so that McCaw starts at 7 this week.
The only change in the backs is at second five, where Dan Carter takes Ryan Crotty’s spot.
Tim Nanai-Williams, Sonny Bill Williams and Charlie Ngatai will all make their return from injury and come into the starting line up.
Nanai-Williams starts on the the right wing which pushes Tom Marshall out to fullback. Michael Fitzgerald, Augustine Pulu and Andrew Horrell have all been rotated to the replacements bench.
Brad Weber starts at halfback and Sonny Bill Williams and Charlie Ngatai make up the midfield
The Chiefs are in fourth place overall even though they have the second highest number of points. They have played eight matches and won six. Away from home the Chiefs have played three matches and won two.
The Crusaders are in eighth place overall and they have played eight matches and won four. At home they have played four matches and won two.
The Crusaders have been a bit stop start so far this season. There is no doubting their talent but they haven’t managed to be consistent yet.
Crusaders: 1.Wyatt Crockett ,2. Ben Funnell ,3. Nepo Laulala , 4. Luke Romano,5. Sam Whitelock,6. Jordan Taufua,7. Richie McCaw,8. Kieran Read (c) , 9. Andy Ellis,10. Colin Slade ,12. Dan Carter , 11. Nemani Nadolo , 13. Kieron Fonotia , 14. David Havili , 15. Israel Dagg ,
Replacements : 16. Codie Taylor, 17. Joe Moody, 18. Owen Franks, 19. Jimmy Tupou, 20. Matt Todd, 21. Mitchell Drummond, 22. Tom Taylor, 23. Nafi Tuitavake
Chiefs: 1. Mitchell Graham , 2. Hika Elliot , 3. Ben Tameifuna , 4. Matt Symons , 5. Brodie Retallick , 6. Liam Messam (c) , 7. Sam Cane , 8. Michael Leitch , 9. Brad Weber , 10. Aaron Cruden , 11. James Lowe , 12. Sonny Bill Williams , 13. Charlie Ngatai , 14. Tim Nanai-Williams , 15. Tom Marshall
Replacements : 16. Quentin MacDonald , 17. Siate Tokolahi , 18. Pauliasi Manu , 19. Michael Fitzgerald , 20. Liam Squire , 21. Augustine Pulu , 22. Andrew Horrell , 23. Bryce Heem