Few tickets remain for Crusaders v Lions final
Cape Town - Saturday's Super Rugby final between the Crusaders and Lions in Christchurch is expected to be a sell-out.
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According to the Stuff website, the few remaining tickets for the match against the Lions at the 19 600
capacity AMI Stadium should be sold before kick-off at 09:35 SA time, a Crusaders spokesperson said.
Even the weather is set to play its part.
Forecasts are for dry
conditions, a temperature of about 7 degrees Celsius and a southerly wind of
The Crusaders, the defending champions, are looking for an unprecedented ninth Super Rugby title, while the Lions, beaten finalists the last two seasons, are still hunting their maiden title.
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15 David Havili, 14 Seta
Tamanivalu, 13 Jack Goodhue, 12 Ryan Crotty, 11 George Bridge, 10 Richie
Mo'unga, 9 Bryn Hall, 8 Kieran Read, 7 Matt Todd, 6 Heiden
Bedwell-Curtis, 5 Sam Whitelock (captain), 4 Scott Barrett, 3 Owen
Franks, 2 Codie Taylor, 1 Joe Moody
Substitutes: 16 Sam
Anderson-Heather, 17 Tim Perry, 18 Michael Alaalatoa, 19 Luke Romano, 20
Pete Samu, 21 Mitchell Drummond, 22 Mitchell Hunt, 23 Braydon Ennor
Andries Coetzee, 14 Ruan Combrink, 13 Lionel Mapoe, 12 Harold Vorster,
11 Courtnall Skosan, 10 Elton Jantjies, 9 Ross Cronje, 8 Warren Whiteley
(captain), 7 Cyle Brink, 6 Kwagga Smith, 5 Franco Mostert, 4 Marvin
Orie, 3 Ruan Dreyer, 2 Malcolm Marx, 1 Jacques van Rooyen
16 Corne Fourie, 17 Dylan Smith, 18 Johannes Jonker, 19 Lourens
Erasmus, 20 Marnus Schoeman, 21 Dillon Smit, 22 Aphiwe Dyantyi, 23