25 Apr 2016

Crusaders rout Brumbies

6:37 am on 25 April 2016

The Crusaders have thrashed the ACT Brumbies 40-14 in Canberra, to move to within one point of Super Rugby leaders the Chiefs.

Jone Macilai on the run

Jone Macilai on the run Photo: PHOTOSPORT

The Crusaders are second in both the Australasian and New Zealand conferences as well as second overall.

The Crusaders scored six tries to two, as they inflicted the worst-ever home losing margin on the Brumbies.

Look back at how the match unfolded here.

It's the Brumbies' third loss of the season, leaving the Canberra-based franchise sitting a point behind the Rebels on the Australian conference standings.

Sam Carter is tackled by Luke Ramano during the Super Rugby union match, Brumbies vs Crusaders in Canberra.

Sam Carter is tackled by Luke Ramano during the Super Rugby union match, Brumbies vs Crusaders in Canberra. Photo: PHOTOSPORT

-ABC

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