Whetu Douglas rugby player
Whetu Douglas rugby player

Whetu Douglas

18th Apr 1991 1.90m/110kg No. 8

Dominant Crusaders Spoil Ben Smiths Party

5 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders headed to Christchurch looking to end a four-game losing streak and pay tribute to one of the legends of the franchise, Ben Smith, who was celebrating his 150th appearance for the Southernmost...

Sunwolves claim historic win over Chiefs, Crusaders march on

5 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sunwolves rocked the Chiefs to claim their first away Super Rugby victory and the Crusaders were too strong for the Reds.       Brad Weber described the Chiefs' stunning 30-15...

New Zealand Conference: Ins and Outs

5 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2019 edition of Super Rugby gets underway this weekend and with the first fixtures being played on Friday, we continue our series by bringing you a comprehensive list of transfers which have happened...

PRO14 Preview: Conference B

5 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the PRO14 returning this weekend we preview Conference B and give a few predictions on how each side will progress throughout the season and identify a few players who are set for big seasons.   Benetton Rugby Last...

Douglas set for Crusaders Return

6 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders have further strengthened their squad for the 2019 Super Rugby season with the return of a familiar face in popular loose forward Whetu Douglas signing a two-year deal with the club.   Prior...

Joe Moody & Owen Franks to miss start of Super Rugby despite 'successful' operations

6 years ago by Crusaders Rugby

Injured All Blacks props Owen Franks and Joe Moody may not be seen in Super Rugby until May.   Surgery to repair serious injuries means the pair must set aside six months to rehabilitate, although...

Crusaders name team to play the Sunwolves

7 years ago by Crusaders Rugby

Crusaders Head Coach Scott Robertson has named his side to play a historic first match against the Sunwolves in Japan this Friday night.   The match will see prop Wyatt Crockett set...

Super Rugby preview (Round 6, Part 2)

7 years ago by SA Rugby

JON CARDINELLI looks ahead to the last three Super Rugby matches in round six of the competition. STORMERS vs CHEETAHS (Saturday, 15:05) The Stormers have been the best Africa 1 side on show in 2017. ...

Super Rugby teams (Round 6)

7 years ago by SA Rugby

SARugbymag. co. za brings you all the Super Rugby team lineups as they are announced. HIGHLANDERS vs REBELS (Friday, 08:35)Highlanders – 15 Ben Smith (c), 14 Tevita Li, 13 Malakai Fekitoa, 12 Richard...

Crusaders make seven changes for Blues

7 years ago by Super Rugby

Crusaders head coach Scott Robertson has named a team with made changes to the starting side that beat the Reds for this weekend’s match against the Blues at AMI Stadium. Owen Franks returns to the...