Crusaders beat Highlanders 43-17
April 13, 2019 6:12 am
The Crusaders made a stunning come back to snatch a 43-17 victory from the Highlanders in its Super Rugby clash last night.
The Highlanders made a quick start scoring a try and converting a penalty goal to take an early 10-7 lead at the breather.
The Crusaders re-grouped and made an emphatic second-half return scoring three tries to take the lead.
A penalty try plus a try each from David Havili and Fiji-born wing Sevu Reece sealed the victory for the Crusaders.
The win was the Crusaders’ 24th in a row in home games, extending their tournament record.
In other Super Rugby matches, the Rebels beat the Stormers 41-24.