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#Super Rugby

# super-rugby - Sunday 25 April, 2021

Crusaders bounce back to set up Super Rugby Aotearoa final against Chiefs
# Last Men Standing
# Last Men Standing

Crusaders bounce back to set up Super Rugby Aotearoa final against Chiefs

Apr 25th 2021, 10:29 AM 6,632 Views 1 Comment

After two uncharacteristic losses in their past three matches, the Crusaders fired on all cylinders.

# super-rugby - Friday 23 April, 2021

Dramatic victory for the Chiefs thanks to last-gasp Damian McKenzie kick
# Wellington Booted
# Wellington Booted

Dramatic victory for the Chiefs thanks to last-gasp Damian McKenzie kick

Apr 23rd 2021, 11:27 AM 5,283 Views 6 Comments

The result puts the Chiefs ahead of the Auckland Blues in the race for a final berth.

# super-rugby - Saturday 17 April, 2021

McKenzie penalty sees Chiefs pip Crusaders in dramatic finish
# Super Rugby
# Super Rugby

McKenzie penalty sees Chiefs pip Crusaders in dramatic finish

Apr 17th 2021, 11:06 AM 6,878 Views 6 Comments

The Crusaders scored three tries to two but were punished for infringements within kicking range as McKenzie landed four penalties.

# super-rugby - Thursday 15 April, 2021

King Carlos, Caucau, Dougie, and the most exciting club team of the pro era
# Blues
# Blues

King Carlos, Caucau, Dougie, and the most exciting club team of the pro era

Apr 15th 2021, 7:30 PM 20,686 Views 7 Comments

The Blues ripped up the Super 12 in 2003 with a thrilling group of players.

# super-rugby - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

Fiji Drua and Moana Pasifika teams get licences to join Super Rugby next year
# Join The Club
# Join The Club

Fiji Drua and Moana Pasifika teams get licences to join Super Rugby next year

Apr 14th 2021, 8:08 AM 6,609 Views 6 Comments

Two Pacific teams set to make up a 12-team competition from the 2022 season onwards.

# super-rugby - Saturday 3 April, 2021

New Zealand TV presenter apologises for using mock accent while describing Japanese player's display
# Statement
# Statement

New Zealand TV presenter apologises for using mock accent while describing Japanese player's display

Apr 3rd 2021, 11:34 AM 14,069 Views 28 Comments

Joe Wheeler was referring to Japanese international Kazuki Himeno after a Super Rugby Aotearoa match on Friday.

# super-rugby - Saturday 27 March, 2021

Late McKenzie magic sees Chiefs snatch win over Blues
# Super Rugby
# Super Rugby

Late McKenzie magic sees Chiefs snatch win over Blues

Mar 27th 2021, 9:52 AM 5,523 Views 4 Comments

Damian McKenzie ensured the Waikato Chiefs revival continued on Saturday.

# super-rugby - Friday 26 March, 2021

Barrett scores all 30 as Hurricanes snap losing streak
# Super Rugby
# Super Rugby

Barrett scores all 30 as Hurricanes snap losing streak

Mar 26th 2021, 9:53 AM 8,229 Views 3 Comments

Aaron Smith faced a special haka as he became the most capped Highlander ever.

# super-rugby - Saturday 13 March, 2021

This stunning try finish the highlight as Crusaders heap more misery on Chiefs
# Super Rugby
# Super Rugby

This stunning try finish the highlight as Crusaders heap more misery on Chiefs

Mar 13th 2021, 12:09 PM 9,657 Views 10 Comments

Leicester Fainga’anuku’s brilliant try arrived in the first half.

# super-rugby - Wednesday 10 March, 2021

Super Rugby AU to stream live for free in Ireland
# Bonzer
# Bonzer

Super Rugby AU to stream live for free in Ireland

Mar 10th 2021, 11:26 AM 12,656 Views 4 Comments

Western Force and Rob Kearney’s meeting with the Rebels on Friday will be available to watch on World Rugby’s website.

# super-rugby - Friday 26 February, 2021

23-year-old Birr man Regan makes Super Rugby debut for the Highlanders
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

23-year-old Birr man Regan makes Super Rugby debut for the Highlanders

Feb 26th 2021, 8:07 AM 14,144 Views 7 Comments

The Crusaders came out on top in the Super Rugby Aotearoa opener in Dunedin.

# super-rugby - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

Son of Australia rugby legend signs for Queensland Reds
# Heir Apparent
# Heir Apparent

Son of Australia rugby legend signs for Queensland Reds

Nov 24th 2020, 6:25 PM 14,339 Views 0 Comments

Tom Lynagh, 17, has signed a two-and-a-half year deal until 2023.

# super-rugby - Friday 13 November, 2020

Australia and New Zealand sides to face off in new trans-Tasman Super Rugby tournament
# Down Under
# Down Under

Australia and New Zealand sides to face off in new trans-Tasman Super Rugby tournament

Nov 13th 2020, 11:12 AM 5,320 Views 2 Comments

The event will be run off over six weeks from 14 May, kicking off after each country completes a domestic tournament.

# super-rugby - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Rob Kearney signs one-year deal with Australian side Western Force
# New Chapter
# New Chapter

Rob Kearney signs one-year deal with Australian side Western Force

Sep 29th 2020, 8:47 AM 41,453 Views 25 Comments

The 34-year-old completes the move following his recent departure from Leinster and Ireland.

# super-rugby - Saturday 12 September, 2020

Queensland Reds edge out Melbourne Rebels to book Super Rugby final spot
# Onwards
# Onwards

Queensland Reds edge out Melbourne Rebels to book Super Rugby final spot

Sep 12th 2020, 1:33 PM 4,254 Views 0 Comments

The ACT Brumbies will provide the opposition in next week’s decider.

# super-rugby - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Handre Pollard backs plans for more South African sides to join Pro14
# Boks Clever
# Boks Clever

Handre Pollard backs plans for more South African sides to join Pro14

Sep 2nd 2020, 8:34 AM 8,791 Views 11 Comments

Reports that Bulls, Lions, Sharks and Stormers could trade Super Rugby for Pro14.

# super-rugby - Saturday 29 August, 2020

Waratahs keep Super Rugby hopes alive after edging out Rebels in nine-try thriller
# All To Play For
# All To Play For

Waratahs keep Super Rugby hopes alive after edging out Rebels in nine-try thriller

Aug 29th 2020, 1:52 PM 3,715 Views 0 Comments

It finished 38-32 to send the season to the wire.

# super-rugby - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Super Rugby goes from world's best to unholy mess
# Stalemate
# Stalemate

Super Rugby goes from world's best to unholy mess

Aug 18th 2020, 12:14 PM 12,730 Views 4 Comments

Governing body SANZAAR insists it still has a part to play, even though Australia and New Zealand have left it out in the cold on discussions about Super Rugby’s future.

# super-rugby - Saturday 15 August, 2020

Highlanders finish on a high as virus brings 'bizarre' ending to Super Rugby competition
# NZ
# NZ

Highlanders finish on a high as virus brings 'bizarre' ending to Super Rugby competition

Aug 15th 2020, 2:54 PM 9,285 Views 3 Comments

The Otago side stormed home to beat the Hurricanes.

Young Wallaby hot shot scores emotional try as Reds hold off charging Rebels
# Onslaught
# Onslaught

Young Wallaby hot shot scores emotional try as Reds hold off charging Rebels

Aug 15th 2020, 2:33 PM 7,936 Views 0 Comments

Jordan Petaia bagged the opening try on his return to action after his father died suddenly this month.

# super-rugby - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Crusaders win Super Rugby NZ title with trademark late surge
# Super Rugby
# Super Rugby

Crusaders win Super Rugby NZ title with trademark late surge

Aug 9th 2020, 9:13 AM 9,834 Views 4 Comments

Three tries in the final quarter secured their fourth successive Super title.

# super-rugby - Saturday 8 August, 2020

Gordon the hat-trick hero as Waratahs trounce Reds
# Super Rugby
# Super Rugby

Gordon the hat-trick hero as Waratahs trounce Reds

Aug 8th 2020, 1:24 PM 4,530 Views 0 Comments

NSW Waratahs smashed the shellshocked Queensland Reds reignite their season.

Hurricanes secure vital bonus point to stay in Super Rugby title hunt
# Tense
# Tense

Hurricanes secure vital bonus point to stay in Super Rugby title hunt

Aug 8th 2020, 11:48 AM 7,689 Views 8 Comments

Warren Gatland’s Chiefs have lost all eight games since the lockdown.

# super-rugby - Friday 7 August, 2020

Gatland says he would coach Chiefs for free if 2021 Lions tour is cancelled
# Options
# Options

Gatland says he would coach Chiefs for free if 2021 Lions tour is cancelled

Aug 7th 2020, 2:55 PM 8,491 Views 1 Comment

South Africa is struggling to contain coronavirus.

# super-rugby - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

All Black Jordie Barrett opts against switch from Hurricanes for 2021
# Option
# Option

All Black Jordie Barrett opts against switch from Hurricanes for 2021

Aug 5th 2020, 12:50 PM 7,551 Views 3 Comments

The 23-year-old had an option in his contract that would have allowed him to move.

# super-rugby - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Blues hold off Highlanders to keep title hopes alive
# Super Rugby
# Super Rugby

Blues hold off Highlanders to keep title hopes alive

Aug 2nd 2020, 9:04 AM 5,894 Views 0 Comments

Auckland now need the table-topping Canterbury Crusaders to lose next weekend.

# super-rugby - Sunday 26 July, 2020

14-man Auckland Blues edge five-try clash with hapless Chiefs to revive title hopes
# Super Rugby
# Super Rugby

14-man Auckland Blues edge five-try clash with hapless Chiefs to revive title hopes

Jul 26th 2020, 9:52 AM 6,200 Views 1 Comment

The win sees the Blues move up to second on the table.

# super-rugby - Sunday 19 July, 2020

Highlanders storm back from 31-7 down to stun Gatland's Chiefs
# Super Rugby
# Super Rugby

Highlanders storm back from 31-7 down to stun Gatland's Chiefs

Jul 19th 2020, 8:58 AM 11,346 Views 3 Comments

The former Wales boss has now presided over five straight defeats.

# super-rugby - Saturday 18 July, 2020

South African franchises eyeing up Champions Cup in global shake-up
# New Look
# New Look

South African franchises eyeing up Champions Cup in global shake-up

Jul 18th 2020, 9:17 AM 10,418 Views 15 Comments

Threat to Super Rugby has left four of South Africa’s teams in limbo.

# super-rugby - Friday 17 July, 2020

New Zealand unveil plans to axe South African teams from Super Rugby
# Revamp
# Revamp

New Zealand unveil plans to axe South African teams from Super Rugby

Jul 17th 2020, 8:37 AM 10,679 Views 22 Comments

Argentina’s Jaguares would also be culled as part of plans for a revamp of the tournament.

# super-rugby - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Smith and Perenara both snipe in for tries as Hurricanes see off Highlanders
# Aotearoa
# Aotearoa

Smith and Perenara both snipe in for tries as Hurricanes see off Highlanders

Jul 12th 2020, 9:25 AM 3,988 Views 0 Comments

A break and beautiful pass from Jordie Barrett helped the ‘Canes into a 17-0 lead, but the Highlanders fought back.

# super-rugby - Saturday 11 July, 2020

Powerful finish from fired-up Crusaders too much for Blues
# Super Rugby
# Super Rugby

Powerful finish from fired-up Crusaders too much for Blues

Jul 11th 2020, 12:30 PM 7,218 Views 8 Comments

The Blues saw a chance to rewrite history slip away.

# super-rugby - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Analysis: Super Rugby sides picking apart lineout seams with sharp attack

Analysis: Super Rugby sides picking apart lineout seams with sharp attack

Jul 7th 2020, 3:59 PM 4,947 Views 2 Comments

The Brumbies scored an excellent try in behind the lineout against the Rebels.

# super-rugby - Sunday 5 July, 2020

50/22 kicks, 22/50 kicks, and goal line drop-outs: Australia's new law trials
# First Glimpse
# First Glimpse

50/22 kicks, 22/50 kicks, and goal line drop-outs: Australia's new law trials

Jul 5th 2020, 5:28 PM 11,764 Views 7 Comments

We saw the first few examples of Super Rugby AU’s law trials this weekend.

Holland's Hurricanes consign Gatland's Chiefs to fourth straight defeat
# Gats
# Gats

Holland's Hurricanes consign Gatland's Chiefs to fourth straight defeat

Jul 5th 2020, 8:48 AM 9,149 Views 7 Comments

Jordie Barrett was the star as the Canes recorded their first win in Super Rugby Aotearoa.

# super-rugby - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Rebels bemoan ill-discipline as Brumbies pick up where they left off
# Business As Usual
# Business As Usual

Rebels bemoan ill-discipline as Brumbies pick up where they left off

Jul 4th 2020, 1:14 PM 2,620 Views 0 Comments

Brumbies flew out of the blocks in their opener of the 10-round domestic Super Rugby competition.

Crusaders cruise to third straight win after sizzling second-half display
# Super Rugby
# Super Rugby

Crusaders cruise to third straight win after sizzling second-half display

Jul 4th 2020, 10:36 AM 3,952 Views 2 Comments

In yet another superb game of Super Rugby, the Crusaders finished off the Highlanders in style with three tries in the final quarter.

# super-rugby - Friday 3 July, 2020

Reds stun Waratahs as Super Rugby returns to Australia
# Super Rugby
# Super Rugby

Reds stun Waratahs as Super Rugby returns to Australia

Jul 3rd 2020, 3:47 PM 4,017 Views 1 Comment

Australian rugby returned with a bang today as the Queensland Reds pipped the NSW Waratahs 32-26.

# super-rugby - Monday 29 June, 2020

Barrett, McKenzie, Carbery - The value of being able to kick with your 'bad' foot
# Left Foot
# Left Foot

Barrett, McKenzie, Carbery - The value of being able to kick with your 'bad' foot

Jun 29th 2020, 5:56 PM 7,124 Views 7 Comments

The Blues fullback has been using his left foot frequently in Super Rugby Aotearoa.

# super-rugby - Sunday 28 June, 2020

Crusaders take rare chances to extend home run to 35
# Super Rugby
# Super Rugby

Crusaders take rare chances to extend home run to 35

Jun 28th 2020, 9:17 AM 6,115 Views 0 Comments

Warren Gatland’s Chiefs were beaten in an ‘arm wrestle’.

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