12 Feb 2012

Blues, Chiefs and Crusaders enjoy pre-season wins

2:02 pm on 12 February 2012

The Blues have beaten the Melbourne Rebels 31-21 in a pre-season Super Rugby match in Melbourne.

All Black Isaia Toeava scored two tries while winger Sherwin Stowers and hooker Tom McCartney dotted down.

In other pre-season matches on Saturday, the Chiefs beat the Highlanders 38-36 in Queenstown and the Crusaders beat the Hurricanes 19-8 at Mangatainoka.