CRUSADERS COACH Todd Blackadder has made one change to his side for its clash against the Bulls in Pretoria on Sunday morning (NZT).
Ryan Crotty replaces Tom Taylor at second five, meaning Dan Carter will perform the goalkicking duties at Loftus Versfeld.
Taylor has been included on the bench.
Crusaders: Israel Dagg, Sean Maitland, Robbie Fruean, Ryan Crotty, Zac Guildford, Daniel Carter, Andy Ellis, Kieran Read (c), Matt Todd, George Whitelock, Sam Whitelock, Luke Romano, Owen Franks, Corey Flynn, Wyatt Crockett
Reserves: Quentin MacDonald, Ben Franks, Tom Donnelly, Luke Whitelock, Willi Heinz, Tom Taylor, Tom Marshall
There are plenty of mouth-watering clashes on offer this weekend.
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