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Chiefs edge Crusaders to move into Finals spot

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Just one point separated the sides in Hamilton, with Damian McKenzie's late penalty sending the Chiefs into second place.   Damian McKenzie scored a last-gasp penalty as the Chiefs came from behind...

Hodgman dismissed as Blues defeated by Highlanders

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders bounced back from their defeat to the Chiefs to propel themselves back into the Finals hunt with a win over the Blues.     Alex Hodgman saw red as a depleted Highlanders...

WATCH: Aaron Smith robbed by Blues scrumhalf

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Blues scrumhalf Jonathan Ruru scored an opportunistic try against the Highlanders as he picked off Aaron Smith's pass from a lineout.   Robbed. 😳 #SuperRugbyAotearoa #HIGvBLU pic.twitter.com/Z7fmCVV1by —...

Watch: Kazuki Himeno scores his first try for the Highlanders

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Some quick thinking from Aaron Smith and Kazuki Himeno scores his first try for the Highlanders against the Blues.   Kazuki Himeno has scored his first @Highlanders try 🙌#SuperRugbyAotearoa...

Super Rugby Aotearoa: The Two Big Round 8 Clashes

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Last weekend saw two 3-point games playing out in Round 7 of Super Rugby Aotearoa and fans have another action-packed weekend to look forward to with the Highlanders taking on the Blues in Dunedin and...

Blues Team For Key Clash Against The Highlanders

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blues, Chiefs and Highlanders are tightly grouped in the middle of the table chasing the likely one spot for a place in the final of the competition with three rounds remaining.   Friday night’s...

Josh Ioane returns to the Highlanders starting XV

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders take on the Blues on Friday in Dunedin with Head Coach, Tony Brown, has made minimal changes to the side that went down to the Chiefs in extra time last weekend.    Exciting...

Havili's drop goal seals golden-point triumph

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

David Havili's drop goal earned the Crusaders a dramatic golden-point victory over the Hurricanes on Sunday.     The Crusaders sealed a golden-point victory over the Hurricanes as David...

Super Rugby: Wrap Up and Team of the Week

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

A thrilling round of Super Rugby Aotearoa saw both games head into extra time with the Chiefs edging out the Highlanders in the competition's first-ever golden point extra time before the Crusaders won...