Crusaders Champion Again, managed to stay with the match against Chiefs 24-13 in the final of Super Rugby Aotearoa and added his fifth consecutive title and the twelfth in its history. The most striking thing about this five-time championship is thatThe red team only lost nine games in five years, of which only two of them were local.
The streak in line started in 2017 and at that time fell only in front of Hurricanes by 31-22. The following year the shamed was the same but by 29-19, however the following date against Highlanders he lost again by 25-17, the only time he lost two games in a row.
In 2019, the rivals who had the privilege of beating him were Waratahs, being the only non-New Zealand team to do so, by 20-12 and Chiefs by 40-27. To the next year, also fell in front to the set of Hamilton by 25-15. In that season, it was decided to cancel the tournament as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and the tournaments were played only between teams from the same country.
In the first edition of Aotearoa, fell in front of Hurricanes 34-32, the first in four years at home. The other team that took the victory of the House of Crusaders was Highlanders this same year they beat him 33-12. The Last game he lost was against Chiefs, team that won the final, 26-25. In total he played 79 games where he obtained 66 victories, 4 draws and 9 defeats. Numbers that mark the supremacy of the future Pablo Matera team.