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  1. Sharks have confidence in attack on CrusadersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... conditions could play into his side's hands. The Durban-based team know if they want any chance of stunning the Crusaders for the second time this season, they need to stick to their strengths. On a cold Christchurch night, the Sharks will be aiming ...

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  2. Corey Flynn gets nod at No 2 for Sharks clashRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stuff.co.nz

    So it's not surprising that when the Crusaders coach was asked if his decision to start Corey Flynn against the Sharks was for sentimental reasons - it will be the hooker's 150th match and potentially the last time he will play in New Zealand before joining French club Toulouse - he issued an emphatic denial.

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  3. Rugby: After the red card ... only one emotion wanted this timeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The last time Jean Deysel played against the Crusaders in Christchurch, he spent the night after the game with mixed emotions.

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  4. Rugby: Crusaders' aim: retake the crownRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Cape Town where they convincingly beat the Stormers in their semifinal. There will, therefore, be pressure on the Crusaders to beat the Sharks at AMI Stadium tomorrow night in order to qualify for next week's final, but the focus will be on the ...

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  5. Crusaders vs. Sharks: 5 Key Battles for Super Rugby Semi-FinalRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The Super Rugby playoff campaign continues to rage on this Saturday, and after triumphing over the Highlanders in last weekend's qualifier, the Sharks now face a daunting trip to the Crusaders.

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  6. Sport24.co.za | Jake out to buck another trendRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News24

    Cell C Sharks coach Jake White is starting to sound like a broken down gramophone, but then that is probably because he keeps hearing the same thing from the media and public - that his team has no chance of getting through Saturday's Super Rugby semi-final against the Crusaders in Christchurch, the supersport.com website reports.

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  7. Lambie to start for SharksRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Sharks flyhalf Patrick Lambie has been given a starting berth for his side's all-important Super Rugby semi-final match against the Crusaders in Christchurch on Saturday.

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  8. Sport24.co.za | Super Rugby SuperBru previewRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | News24

    ... on the result this weekend - although it will likely give them the confidence to know they can get a victory. The Crusaders have had a couple of weeks off so will be well rested (or rusty?) but one thing they need to ensure is that their pack hit ...

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  9. Sport24.co.za | Lambie starts for SharksRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | News24

    Cape Town - The Cell C Sharks team named by Director of Rugby Jake White shows a number of changes from last week's line-up, albeit not in any major disruptive way as the team prepare for Saturday's Vodacom semi-final showdown with the Crusaders, reports Sharks website editor Michael Marnewick .

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  10. Crusaders name strong team for semi'sRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | RuggaWorld

    ... take the starting hooker spot for his 150th Crusaders game, with Ben Funnell providing back-up from the bench. The Crusaders qualified for this semi-final at home by finishing the regular season at second on the points table, while the Sharks beat ...

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  11. Jake announce his team for semi'sRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | RuggaWorld

    ... stronger with Frans back in the inside channel. Jake is under no illusion for this coming Saturdays match, "The Crusaders are a phenomenal team, we're under no illusions of how good they are and what they've achieved, but we have to prepare as best ...

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  12. Waratahs chasing home finalRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... to overcome at home on Saturday to ensure that they will stage this year's final against the winners of the Crusaders and Sharks, who do battle in Christchurch on the same day. It will be the fourth time the Waratahs have hosted a semi-final with ...

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  13. Sharks look to double pain for CrusadersRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | West Australian

    After waiting 18 years for their first win in Christchurch, straight-talking Sharks coach Jake White is upbeat about his side's chances of doubling the pain for the Crusaders this weekend.

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  14. Crusaders boosted by McCaw returnRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... season with the other coming in the front row where Corey Flynn gets the start at hooker in his 150th game for the Crusaders. The Crusaders will be looking to avenge their 30-25 home defeat to the Sharks earlier in the season and coach Todd ...

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  15. Brian Ashby: Crusaders know it's a fine line between hero and zeroRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... back 12 months. Semi final time. There was nothing in it. The Chiefs went on to get title number two. For the Crusaders it was a case another summer/winter of discontent. Dave Rennie was justifiably talked up as something of a coaching maestro and a ...

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  16. Sgt. Bluff-Luton celebrates their 2-1 win over Bishop Heelan on Wednesday.Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... the first time since 2003 after beating second-ranked Bishop Heelan, 2-1, on Wednesday in a substate final. The Crusaders, who had beaten SB-L four times in the regular season by a combined score of 31-10, are denied a return trip to state and ...

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  17. Richie McCaw back to start in semifinal for CrusadersRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    BACK: All Blacks skipper Richie McCaw has been named to return from injury in the Crusaders starting lineup for their Super Rugby semifinal against the Sharks.

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  18. Rugby: McCaw, Flynn to start for CrusadersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The Crusaders have been bolstered by the return of Richie McCaw for their semifinal against the Sharks on Saturday, with hooker Corey Flynn also recalled to the starting XV to celebrate his 150th match for the franchise.

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  19. Boyd: Discipline won't be an issue for SharksRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Chris Boyd doesn't expect to see the South African side resorting to cynical behaviour or niggle to unsettle the Crusaders. The Sharks caused a 30-25 boilover when the teams last met in Christchurch in May but they had to do it the hard way, playing ...

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  20. Sport24.co.za | Sharks hope for stale 'SadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    ... favourable cards. Or they must believe they do. Those sides face the unenviable respective tasks of beating the Crusaders in Christchurch (09:35) and Waratahs in Sydney (11:40). So much, and so obviously, seems in favour of the hosts in the two ...

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