They will face the Highlanders in the final at Eden Park at 7.05pm on Saturday 19 June after the southerners took out the Brumbies 33-12 in Canberra on Friday night.
Sky Super Rugby Trans-Tasman Final: Blues v Highlanders
Sat 19 Jun 2021 @ 7:05 pm
Eden Park, Auckland, NZ
The positions were determined by results in the last round (round 5) that ultimately saw three teams – the Blues, Highlanders and the Crusaders – all finish on 23 points at the top of the ladder.
The table positions were decided on a total points for and against as all three teams finished with five wins. The Blues secured top spot with a points difference of 119 compared to 103 for the Highlanders and 97 for the Crusaders.
Former Blues hooker James Parsons and ex-Highlanders lock Joe Wheeler have shut down concerns over the validity of the Super Rugby Trans-Tasman title just days before the competition’s final.