For the second year in a row Craig Joubert of South Africa has been appointed to referee the Super Rugby Final.
The Crusaders are beginning to show the kind of form that has already won them seven Super Rugby titles and could land another.
Laurie Fisher might be heading to 'greener pastures', but he believes he is leaving the Brumbies in a very healthy state.
It may not be the Wallaby, but the just dethroned two-time Super Rugby champion Chiefs will have a Skelton in their ranks next year.
The Waratahs will rely heavily on the insights of assistant coach Daryl Gibson when they tackle the Crusaders in the 2014 Super Rugby Final.
POST-MATCH REACTION: The Crusaders may have the reputations and the track record, but the Waratahs have the desire.
Captain Ben Mowen's time at the Brumbies ended one game sooner than he would have liked as they went down to the Waratahs.
Having won their semifinal on the back of a huge defensive effort, the Waratahs know that they will need more of the same next week.
The Crusaders will travel to Sydney next week for their 11th Super Rugby Final full of confidence after their demolition of the Sharks.
The Waratahs will host the Crusaders in the Super Rugby Final next week after securing a 26-8 semifinal victory over the Brumbies in Sydney.