Mike Alaalatoa rugby player
Mike Alaalatoa rugby player

Mike Alaalatoa

28th Aug 1991 1.90m/130kg Tighthead Prop

Crusaders welcome back key players for final home game

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders will play their last home game of the 2020 Super Rugby Aotearoa competition in front of a sold-out crowd on Sunday, and Head Coach Scott Robertson has welcomed back a number of players to...

Two injury-enforced changes for the Crusaders clash with the Hurricanes

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Crusaders Head Coach Scott Robertson has named his team to play the Hurricanes in Christchurch on Saturday, and there are just two injury-enforced changes from the starting side that defeated the Blues...

Team News: Crusaders and Blues confirm their line ups

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scott Robertson and Leon MacDonald have confirmed their line ups for the top of the table Super Rugby Aotearoa clash on Saturday with the Blues travelling to Christchurch to tackle the Crusaders.   The...

The Crusaders v Blues Fixture: One of New Zealand Rugby's Proudest Traditions

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saturday will see what has become known to be one the great clashes in global provincial rugby when the Crusaders take on the Blues in Christchurch.   It is a rivalry steeped in over one hundred...

Team News: David Havili starts at fullback for the Crusaders

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

  The Crusaders head to Dunedin tomorrow ahead of their round four match against the Highlanders on Saturday which will be the first time the two sides clash since 2018 after the 2019 match was abandoned.   Crusaders...

Team News: Crusaders and Chiefs Line Ups For Round 3 Of Super Rugby Aotearoa

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders return to Orangetheory Stadium this weekend for their first home game since March, and Head Coach Scott Robertson has named an unchanged line up to take on the Chiefs.   Codie...

Picking a Tier 2 World XV

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

There is a raft of talented players outside the first tier of test playing nations, some of which could claim to be the best in the position in world rugby.   We take a look at what a potential...

The Crusaders Are Without Richie Mo'unga For The Clash Against The Chiefs

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders travel to Hamilton ahead of their match against the Chiefs on Saturday.    Head Coach Scott Robertson has named his side for the highly-anticipated round two clash, which includes...

Barrett To Lead The Crusaders For The First Time

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders will begin their 25th Super Rugby season this Saturday, when they host the Waratahs in Nelson.   Head Coach Scott Robertson has named his team to face the Sydney-based side at Trafalgar...

Wallabies defeat Samoa in final run out pre World Cup

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies have emerged 34-15 victors over Manu Samoa in a bruising encounter at Bankwest Stadium in Sydney.   The Wallabies scored six tries to Samoa’s two in blustery conditions in the...