Friday Night Football – Highlanders v Hurricanes

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The feature match of Super Rugby on Friday June 1, is a superb local derby. The Highlanders v Hurricanes fixture is the taking center-stage for Super Rugby this Friday night, in the week ahead of the June International window. The two sides will battle it out in Dunedin, to see who can claim the competition points READ MORE


Tevita Nabura receives six week suspension for ‘misguided’ offence

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Highlanders winger Tevita Nabura has received a severe penalty for a ‘misguided’ offence. Nabura has been suspended from all forms of the game for 6 weeks, up to and including Friday July 6. The incident occurred in the 17th minute of the match between the Waratahs and Highlanders, played at Allianz Stadium in Sydney May 18 2018. […] READ MORE



Super Rugby Week 13: Thoughts on the South African Conference

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In Super Rugby Week 13 we witnessed the Stormers run of home victories being ended and the Lions losing on the road. A fantastic game saw the Bulls edge the Sharks in Pretoria. Super Rugby Week 13 We take a look at a few key thoughts coming out of this weekend’s action involving the South […] READ MORE


Super Saturday: Chiefs escape Stormers, Highlanders snare Lions and Sunwolves WIN!

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A busy 'Super Saturday' as the Chiefs escape from a Stormers battle in Cape Town, the Highlanders snare Lions and continue their unbeaten run at home. And the Crusaders just about blew the streak. But...wait for it...the Sunwolves WIN!!! Yes, they will not have to do the 'undie run' post-Super rugby season (gladly) READ MORE



Super Rugby Week 12: The South African Conference Key Thoughts

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Super Rugby Week 12 saw the Jaguares, Stormers and Sharks emerge as winners and the Bulls and Lions both tasting defeat away from home. Super Rugby Week 12: The South African Conference There is a lot that can be said of the South African Conference. The quality is there in fits and starts and consistency […] READ MORE


You can’t win them all – 3/5 for NZ Super Rugby teams

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You can't win them all - that is the old sporting adage. Fans sometimes have high expectations, yet the optimum result of a perfect weekend is not as easy of some assume. So 3/5 for NZ Super Rugby teams was a good return, but not for the chances of the Chiefs or Highlanders in 2018 READ MORE