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#Highlanders

# highlanders - Friday 12 April, 2019

Rampant Crusaders hit back to stay unbeaten at home Super Rugby This post contains videos

Rampant Crusaders hit back to stay unbeaten at home

Irish prop Oli Jager came off the bench for the hosts as they beat the Highlanders on Friday.

# highlanders - Monday 4 March, 2019

Quade Cooper is back in Super Rugby and the early signs are exciting

The 30-year-old is already on Michael Cheika’s Wallabies radar.

# highlanders - Monday 18 February, 2019

Liam Squire leaving New Zealand to join Red Hurricanes

The back-row forward is off after the 2019 World Cup.

# highlanders - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

All Black captain Read to return for Crusaders after back surgery

Ronan O’Gara’s team have a big south island derby date on Friday at Wyatt Crockett Stadium.

# highlanders - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Major coup for Wasps as three-year deal for All Black out-half is confirmed

Lima Sopoaga has announced he will leave New Zealand later in 2018 and sign for the Premiership side.

# highlanders - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

Aaron Mauger takes up Highlanders job after being sacked by Leicester

The former All Black playmaker has a three-year deal on his native south island.

# highlanders - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

All Blacks vice-captain Smith to take sabbatical

He will miss the majority of the Rugby Championship after exercising the option to take a career break.

# highlanders - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Lions to shift into Test mode in Rotorua after 'hiccup' against Highlanders

Discipline, the scrum, closing out games and defending kicks will be the key learning points.

# highlanders - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

'To have played two games and lost two games is pretty frustrating for me'

Robbie Henshaw was disappointed with the Lions’ inability to see out a win in Dunedin.

'We shot ourselves in the foot' - Gatland bemoans Lions discipline and scrum

The Lions boss was disappointed but won’t be dwelling on defeat for too long.

Henderson makes impact felt for Lions as Payne has mixed night

CJ Stander started slowly but had some big moments in the 23-22 defeat.

Brains and brawn in Henshaw display and more talking points after the Highlanders see off Lions

The Athlone man battled his way through a tough contest under the roof in Dunedin.

Player ratings after the Lions lose in Dunedin

Who shone through the defeat for you?

Gatland's Lions slip to second tour defeat in thrilling contest with Highlanders

The tourists scored three tries but they produced another big error count in Dunedin.

As It Happened: Highlanders v The Lions

We had all the action from Dunedin.

# highlanders - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Three All Blacks in Highlanders side to face Lions in Dunedin

Lima Sopoaga, Liam Coltman and Waisake Naholo have been released by Steve Hansen.

# highlanders - Monday 8 May, 2017

The kick pass is king and Beauden Barrett is king of the kick pass

The Lions better watch out.

# highlanders - Saturday 6 May, 2017

Broken thumb leaves All Blacks' Squire a doubt for Lions opener

“With Kieran Read out, Liam was probably next cab off the rank”.

# highlanders - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Analysis: Aaron Smith and Morgan Parra find creative scrum-half solutions

Both nines have produced triple skip passes to cut defences apart in recent weeks.

# highlanders - Monday 1 May, 2017

Mauger lands Highlanders role just over a month after Leicester sacking

The former All Black will move to Dunedin after agreeing a two-year contract with the 2015 Super Rugby champions.

# highlanders - Saturday 11 March, 2017

Comeback kings Crusaders defy injuries to prevail, Highlanders also win at a cost

A host of All Blacks – Israel Dagg, Seta Tamanivalu, Waisake Naholo and Lima Sopoaga – suffered injuries as their teams won in Super Rugby.

# highlanders - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Crusaders produced an absolutely stunning comeback against Highlanders this morning Super Rugby This post contains videos

Crusaders produced an absolutely stunning comeback against Highlanders this morning

21 points down in the second half? No need to panic.

# highlanders - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Munster and Top 14-linked Ben Smith commits to Highlanders

The 30-year-old All Black will stay with his native region beyond the next World Cup.

# highlanders - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Rampant Lions to face the Hurricanes as they secure first Super Rugby final appearance

The Highlanders failed in their bid to set up a second successive Super Rugby final clash with the Hurricanes as they lost to the Lions.

# highlanders - Saturday 16 July, 2016

Chiefs 10 Cruden forced to celebrate after brilliant Highlanders try Crude And Unusual Punishment This post contains videos

Chiefs 10 Cruden forced to celebrate after brilliant Highlanders try

The Hurricanes had reason to celebrate the score too as it helped them top the NZ conference.

# highlanders - Thursday 14 July, 2016

'We have to wait until Joe comes back': IRFU hoping Schmidt decides to stay in Ireland after summer at home

“I don’t think it’s a matter of finance. Joe is from New Zealand, he has family in New Zealand and he has to take all of those things in to consideration.”

# highlanders - Friday 17 June, 2016

'I've no plans made for the long term' - Joe Schmidt

The Ireland boss has distanced himself from the Highlanders job.

# highlanders - Friday 27 May, 2016

Lima Sopoaga just pulled off one of the most ridiculous skills you'll see on a rugby field

It wasn’t enough to beat the Hurricanes though, and the Chiefs suffered a big loss away to the Waratahs.

# highlanders - Saturday 14 May, 2016

It's not all magic in Super Rugby, but awesome Aaron Smith proves he's still the best around Pulling Strings This post contains videos

It's not all magic in Super Rugby, but awesome Aaron Smith proves he's still the best around

The All Black scrum-half was in devastating form against the Crusaders yesterday.

# highlanders - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Irish international Jamie Hagan makes first Super Rugby start in 10-try thriller Super Rugby This post contains videos

Irish international Jamie Hagan makes first Super Rugby start in 10-try thriller

Blues and Rebels served up a classic while Highlanders ended their losing run.

# highlanders - Friday 22 April, 2016

The Highlanders played 68 minutes with 14 men and still should have beaten the Sharks Late Drama This post contains videos

The Highlanders played 68 minutes with 14 men and still should have beaten the Sharks

Lima Sopoaga helped the Highlanders take the lead despite Emery’s early red card, but his late drop-goal attempt was poor.

# highlanders - Friday 1 April, 2016

You live by the offload... Highlanders recover in style after horrific early try giveaway Risk And Reward This post contains videos

You live by the offload... Highlanders recover in style after horrific early try giveaway

The champs hit back with four tries in an impressive 32 – 20 win.

# highlanders - Friday 18 March, 2016

Incredible offloads and cracking tries - Super Rugby produced a serious highlights reel this morning Champagne Rugby This post contains videos

Incredible offloads and cracking tries - Super Rugby produced a serious highlights reel this morning

The Hurricanes and Highlanders sparkled in attack as they secured wins against Australian opposition.

# highlanders - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

He might have miracle recovery powers but All Black Naholo seems to be cursed with leg breaks Can't Catch A Break This post contains videos

He might have miracle recovery powers but All Black Naholo seems to be cursed with leg breaks

The Fiji-born powerhouse has had an awful run of luck.

# highlanders - Friday 26 February, 2016

Umaga's Blues came out on top of a terrific 7-try shoot-out to start the Super Rugby season

In Canberra, the Brumbies scored seven tries of their own to blow the Hurricanes away.

# highlanders - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Edinburgh's excellent start to the season made even better with signing of Hardie

Edinburgh, now with added Highlanders.

# highlanders - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

The European and Super Rugby champions will face off next year

Toulon will take on the Highlanders in Hong Kong in February.

# highlanders - Saturday 18 July, 2015

World Cup over for All Blacks winger after broken leg on debut

Waisake Naholo broke his leg on his test debut.

# highlanders - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Vern Cotter adds a Super Rugby winning Highlander to Scotland's World Cup squad

John Hardie has been drafted in by fellow New Zealander Vern Cotter.

# highlanders - Saturday 4 July, 2015

Poll: You decide on Elliot Dixon's crucial try in the Super Rugby final Decisions Decisions This post contains a poll

Poll: You decide on Elliot Dixon's crucial try in the Super Rugby final

A controversial score separated the sides at full-time.

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