COMMENT:

Two wins in five weeks adds up to an unhappy end-of-season slump for the Crusaders.

Where once Super Rugby's standard-bearers seemed unstoppable, cracks are perhaps beginning to appear.

There are too many quality players in Scott Robertson's outfit for them not to respond this week in their final match, prior to a last-round bye, before the playoffs. A Rebels team that failed to repel the Waratahs in Melbourne are hardly the most daunting opponents but, then, many felt the same way about the Chiefs.

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The Crusaders could then spend the remainder of the competition at home, keeping them installed

Anthony Joshua exposed