The verdict on the Crusaders name and logo will be revealed this afternoon.
The franchise's name and imagery was pulled into the spotlight after the mosque attacks, although a brand review was already on the cards.
Newstalk ZB's Brian Ashby told Radio Sport Breakfast Cantabrians are pushing to keep the name alive.
He says it's been a hotly debated issue in the region.
Ashby says people who don't support the name are aggressive and vociferous on social media.
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