The Chiefs have announced their team to play the Crusaders on Friday night in Christchurch.

The Chiefs Development team scored twice in the last three minutes to beat the Hong Kong training squad 28-14 in a practice match at Hong Kong Football Club.

Chiefs prop Ben Afeaki has announced today that he will retire from all rugby due to medical reasons.

The Chiefs can enjoy their Easter weekend after claiming a physically absorbing 23-16 win over nearby rivals the Blues at Waikato Stadium.