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Video of the Week: Super Final '98

03rd July 2014 08:10

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Old rivals: Blues & Crusaders

We have come to that time of the week when Planet Rugby brings you all an offering of a stand-out video we think you'll like the look of.

Our recent choices have seen Dan Carter, NFL v Rugby, a rampant All Blacks beating Ireland and classic Calcutta Cup action as we continue to scour the archives.

This Saturday will see the Crusaders take on the Blues once again in the battle between two of New Zealand's famous franchises.

So, we take you back to 1998 when these two sides met in only the third ever Super Rugby Final at Eden Park when James Kerr snatched victory for the men from Christchurch. We've even included the teamsheets and scorers for you below. Enjoy!

The scorers:

For Auckland Blues:
Try: Christian
Con: Cashmore
Pen: Cashmore
Drop: Cashmore

For Canterbury Crusaders:
Tries: Maxwell, Kerr
Cons: Mehrtens 2
Pens: Mehrtens 2

Auckland Blues: 15 Adrian Cashmore, 14 Joeli Vidiri, 13 Eroni Clarke, 12 Lee Stensness, 11 Caleb Ralph, 10 Carlos Spencer, 9 Ofisa Tonu'u, 8 Xavier Rush, 7 Mark Carter, 6 Michael Jones (c), 5 Robin Brooke, 4 Royce Willis, 3 Olo Brown, 2 James Christian, 1 Craig Dowd

Canterbury Crusaders: 15 Daryl Gibson, 14 James Kerr, 13 Tabai Matson, 12 Mark Mayerhofler, 11 Norm Barryman, 10 Andrew Mehrtens, 9 Aaron Flynn, 8 Steve Surridge, 7 Scott Robertson, 6 Todd Blackadder (c), 5 Reuben Thorne, 4 Norm Maxwell, 3 Stu Loe, 2 Mark Hammett, 1 Kevin Nepia

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