News | Rugby
8 May 2021 10:47
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Sports > Rugby

    Blues coach Leon MacDonald's made several changes in key positions for Sunday's Super Rugby Aotearoa match against the Crusaders in Christchurch

    Blues coach Leon MacDonald's made several changes in key positions for Sunday's Super Rugby Aotearoa match against the Crusaders in Christchurch


    Harry Plummer's been given the nod at first five, with Otere Black relegated to the bench.

    Tanielu Tele'a's in at second five.

    Blake Gibson Nepo Laulala and Kurt Eklund return to the pack.

    MacDonald says unfortunately skipper Patrick Tuipulotu remains out with a neck and shoulder problem.



    SUPER RUGBY COVERAGE WITH SKY. EVERY SUPER RUGBY MATCH LIVE AND UNMISSABLE ON SKY SPORT.

    © 2021 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Rugby News
     08 May: Excitement is building in Christchurch today for the domestic rugby event of the year
     07 May: A coup for the country's national hockey representatives with the announcement of a four-test men's and women's trans-Tasman tournament in Palmerston North, starting May 27
     07 May: Chelsea Alley admits she's vulnerable after taking to Instagram to reveal the difficulties of being a semi-professional rugby player
     07 May: Chiefs coach Clayton McMillan claims his team heads to Christchurch today under no pressure
     06 May: A strong performance last week has seen Pita Gus Sowakula force a slight reshuffle to the Chiefs pack for the Super Rugby Aotearoa final
     06 May: Australia's sevens sides will head here later this month to face the All Blacks Sevens and Black Ferns Sevens in Auckland
     06 May: Weightlifting New Zealand are certain Laurel Hubbard meets the International Olympic Committee's criteria for selection
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Excitement is building in Christchurch today for the domestic rugby event of the year More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Auckland's in the middle of a building boom with more than 17-thousand new homes completed across the city in the past two years More...



     Today's News

    Tennis:
    Rafael Nadal's bid to reach a 75th semi-final at a Masters tennis event has ended with a 6-4, 6-4 loss to Alexander Zverev at the Madrid Open 10:47

    Entertainment:
    Stacey Solomon emotionally reflected on her parenting achievements as her son Leighton celebrated his birthday 10:27

    Living & Travel:
    Taxpayers forked out more than 12-thousand dollars for a journey and burial of a dead turtle in Canterbury 10:27

    Soccer:
    Newcastle United's one point from safety this Premier League football season 10:07

    Sailing:
    Paul Snow-Hansen and Dan Wilcox will head home with a gold medal intact 10:07

    Cricket:
    India's named a 20-man squad for cricket's World Test Championship final against the Black Caps at Southampton 10:07

    Entertainment:
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have changed the name of their Instagram profile 9:57

    Entertainment:
    Madonna has paid tribute to Nick Kamen, who has died aged 59 9:27

    Rugby League:
    Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson's blasted what he's calling incompetent refereeing in his side's 31-18 loss to the Eels 9:26

    Entertainment:
    Ed Sheeran has agreed to sponsor Ipswich Town's football shirts next season 8:57


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2021 New Zealand City Ltd