super rugby pacific QF live – Crusaders vs Queensland Reds in Christchurch
It will kick off with the Crusaders taking on the Queensland Reds in Christchurch, with the Reds boosted by the return of Hunter Paisami.
The Crusaders will face the Reds in the first Quarter Final of DHL Super Rugby Pacific this Friday night, when they host the Queenslanders for a consecutive week at Orangetheory Stadium in Christchurch.
The triple-header of action kicks off on Saturday as the Waratahs travel to Waikato to face the Chiefs.
The Blue will then hosts the Highlanders in Auckland before the Brumbies return home as they welcome the Hurricanes to GIO Stadium.
Check out all the details for the Super Rugby Pacific teams for the quarter-finals as they drop:
Friday 3 June 5:05 pm AEST – Crusaders v Queensland Reds at OrangeTheory Stadium, ad-free, live and on-demand on Stan Sport
CRUSADERS (1-15): George Bower, Codie Taylor, Oli Jager, Scott Barrett (c), Sam Whitelock, Pablo Matera, Ethan Blackadder, Cullen Grace, Bryn Hall, Richie Mo’unga, Leicester Faninga’anuku, David Havili, Jack Goodhue, Sevu Reece, Will Jordan
RESERVES: Brodie McAlister, Finlay Brewis, Fletcher Newell, Zach Gallagher, Tom Christie, Mitch Drummond, Braydon Ennor, George Bridge
REDS (1-15): Harry Hoopert, Matt Faessler, Feao Fotuaika, Angus Blyth, Ryan Smith, Seru Uru, Liam Wright (co-c), Harry Wilson, Tate McDermott (co-c), Lawson Creighton, Filipo Daugunu, Hamish Stewart, Jordan Petaia, Suliasi Vunivalu, Jock Campbell.
RESERVES: Richie Asiata, Dane Zander, Sef Fa’agase, Connor Vest, Angus Scott-Young, Fraser McReight, Kalani Thomas, Hunter Paisami
Referee: Brendon Pickerill
Assistant Referees: Doleman, Angus Mabey