July 12 2013

 New Zealand Super Rugby sides promote Plunket

July 12-13. “For this weekend’s (12-13th) Crusaders v Hurricanes and Blues v Chiefs matches, BNZ remove their logos off the front of all four team’s jerseys and replace it with Plunket. BNZ is the principal sponsor of Plunket.”

2014 Rugby Almanack “Chronicle of Events” p, 363.


“Rugby: Jerseys’ BNZ logo swapped for Plunket

5:05 PM Wednesday Jul 10, 2013

In round one this weekend, the BNZ logo on the jersey of New Zealand Super Rugby players will be subbed off for charity in favour of Plunket. The unique logo swap, will take place for the two local derby matches between the Crusaders and the Hurricanes in Christchurch on July 12 and again for the Blues v Chiefs match at Eden Park on July 13.”



July 12.

Crusaders 25. Guildford, Ellis, Marshall tries. Carter 2 con, 2 pen.

Hurricanes 17. Vito, Shields, J Savea tries. Taylor con.

July 13.

Chiefs 26. Tameifuna (2), Aki, Elliott tries. Cruden, Anscombe pen.

Blues 16. Piutau try. Kerr con, 3 pen.