2014 Rugby Season

Friday 21 February Chiefs AMI Stadium, Addington, Christchurch Fri 21 Feb 19:35
Friday 28 February Blues Eden Park, Auckland Fri 28 Feb 19:35
Saturday 8 March Stormers AMI Stadium, Addington, Christchurch Sat 8 Mar 19:35
Friday 14 March Rebels AAMI Park, Melbourne Fri 14 Mar 21:40
Friday 21- 22 March BYE
Friday 28 March Hurricanes AMI Stadium, Addington, Christchurch Fri 28 Mar 19:35
Saturday 5 April Lions Ellis Park, Johannesburg Sun 6 Apr 3:05
Saturday 12 April Cheetahs Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein Sun 13 Apr 3:05
Saturday 19 April Chiefs Waikato Stadium, Hamilton Sat 19 Apr 19:35
Friday 25 26 April BYE
Saturday 3 May Brumbies AMI Stadium, Addington, Christchurch Sat 3 May 16:35
Sunday 11 May Reds Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane Sun 11 May 18:05
Saturday 17 May Sharks AMI Stadium, Addington, Christchurch Sat 17 May 19:35
Saturday 24 May Highlanders Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin Sat 24 May 17:35
Friday 30 May Force AMI Stadium, Addington, Christchurch Fri 30 May 19:35
Saturday 28 June Hurricanes Venue TBC Sat 28 Jun 19:35
Saturday 5 July Blues AMI Stadium, Addington, Christchurch Sat 5 Jul 19:35
Saturday 12 July Highlanders AMI Stadium, Addington, Christchurch Sat 12 Jul 19:35
Friday 18 - Saturday 19 July Quarter Finals TBC TBC
Friday 25 - Saturday 26 July  Semi Finals TBC TBC
Saturday 2 August Final TBC TBC

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With vast experience playing and coaching in NPC, Super rugby, and international test matches, meet some of the key personnel you will train with…


Tabai Matson

Crusaders Assistant Coach

Tabai Matson has made the transition from Canterbury Head Coach to Crusaders Assistant coach for 2013. An outstanding coach who has been involved with coaching Canterbury to a record equalling 4 successive National titles.

Former centre Matson, 40, played five games for the All Blacks in 1995-96 and two Tests for Fiji at the 1999 World Cup. He was known as a hard-running player with deceptive pace.

Matson played 58 times for Canterbury and earned 25 caps for the Crusaders before playing for Brive in France in 1998-2000, London Irish in 2000-01 and Yamaha in Japan in 2001-06 (also head coach). His other coaching roles have included an assistant’s role with the University of Queesland in 2006 and head coach of the Gold Coast Breakers 2007-08 during which time the team made the semi-final.

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