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Crusaders grind past Determined Brumbies

Crusaders grind past Determined Brumbies

The Crusaders made a winning start to their campaign when they claimed a hard-fought 17-13 victory over the Brumbies in Christchurch.

Waratahs hold off Western Force

Waratahs hold off Western Force

The Waratahs were made to work hard before claiming a 19-13 win over the Force in their Super Rugby opener in a wet Sydney.

Janse van Rensburg saves Lions

Janse van Rensburg saves Lions

The Lions nudged past the Cheetahs 28-25 in Bloemfontein on Saturday thanks to a double from Rohan Janse van Rensburg.

Jaguares ease past Kings

Jaguares ease past Kings

The Jaguares pulled clear in the second half in Port Elizabeth to ultimately defeat the Kings 39-26 at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

Stormers Blitz Bulls in First Half

Stormers Blitz Bulls in First Half

A dominant first half carried the Stormers to an opening match win against a resurgent Bulls side, winning 37-24 at Newlands.

Reds Edge Sharks in Arm Wrestle

Reds Edge Sharks in Arm Wrestle

Sharks fly-half Pat Lambie was all class with the boot but the Reds outscored the visitors from Durban four tries to two to win a tight one at Suncorp 28-26.

Champion Hurricanes on Tokyo Rampage

Champion Hurricanes on Tokyo Rampage

The defending champion Hurricanes put on a master class at Prince Chichibu Stadium in Tokyo. The Sunwolves could not cope with the precision, pace and physicality of the visitors who scored 13 tries to win 83-17.

Chiefs Upset Highlanders in Dunedin

Chiefs Upset Highlanders in Dunedin

Strong defence and ability to takes their limited chances sees Chiefs take 24-15 bonus point win in Dunedin 24-15 against  error-strewn Highlanders. 

Blues Secure Bonus Win in Melbourne

Blues Secure Bonus Win in Melbourne

The Blues produced an impressive second half performance that saw them score 31 points. At full-time Blues had crossed for seven tries with Rieko Ioane helping himself to a hat-trick.

Stormers edge Jaguares in thriller

Stormers edge thriller with Jaguares

A late try from SP Marais secured a 32-25 win for the Stormers over the Jaguares in a see-sawing contest at Newlands.

Cheetahs hold off Bulls

Cheetahs hold off Bulls

The Cheetahs bounced back from last weekend's narrow defeat to the Lions by beating the Bulls 34-28 at Free State Stadium on Saturday.

Kings get the better of Sunwolves

Kings get the better of Sunwolves

The Kings claimed their first win of the Super Rugby season with a 37-23 victory over the Sunwolves in Singapore on Saturday.

 
Am try seals Sharks’ win

Am try seals Sharks’ win

The Sharks won their first game on tour when they pipped the Brumbies 27-22 in Canberra on Saturday.

Hurricanes Blow Rebels Away

Hurricanes Blow Rebels Away

The Hurricanes pummeled the hapless Rebels 71-6 after scoring 11 tries in Wellington including 40 points in the second half.

Crusaders Stun Highlanders with Stunning Comeback

Crusaders Stun Highlanders with Stunning Comeback

The Crusaders came from a 6-27 deficit to stage a remarkable second half comeback in Dunedin to beat the Highlanders 30-27 in Dunedin.

Force beat Reds despite Nabuli hat-trick

Force beat Reds despite Nabuli hat-trick

The Western Force beat the Reds in their Australian derby in Perth, winning 26-19 despite Eto Nabuli scoring a hat-trick for the Reds.

Chiefs score Bonus as Blues see Red

Chiefs score Bonus as Blues see Red

The Blues, reduced to 14-men just before half-time, could not stop a rampant Chiefs side scoring six tries to earn a 41-26 bonus point win.

Dominant Lions defeat Waratahs

Dominant Lions defeat Waratahs

The Lions made it two wins from two in Super Rugby this season as they saw off the Waratahs 55-36 with a bonus-point on Saturday.

Bosch leads Sharks to resounding win

Bosch leads Sharks to resounding win

Replacement fly-half Curwin Bosch led the Sharks to a 37-14 victory over the Waratahs in Durban on Saturday.

Cheetahs overcome spirited Sunwolves

Cheetahs overcome spirited Sunwolves

The Cheetahs overcame a spirited Sunwolves side to triumph 38-31 in Bloemfontein on Saturday in Super Rugby.

Sánchez sends Lions packing

Sánchez sends Lions packing

The Jaguares produced a complete performance to overcome the Lions 36-24 in Buenos Aires on Saturday.

 

Third straight win for Stormers

Third straight win for Stormers

The Stormers' impressive start to the season continued on Saturday as they beat the Kings 41-10 with a bonus-point in Port Elizabeth.

Highlanders hold off Blues for first win

Highlanders hold off Blues for first win

The Highlanders secured their first Super Rugby win of the season when they beat the Blues 16-12 in Auckland.

Crusaders Comeback Sinks Reds

Crusaders Comeback Sinks Reds

The Crusaders staged a remarkable second-half comeback to claim a 22-20 victory over the Reds in Brisbane.

Resurgent Brumbies sink Force

Resurgent Brumbies sink Force

The Brumbies had a resurgent final 20 minutes to beat the Western Force 25-17 in Canberra on Friday.

 
Chiefs claim win as Hurricanes see yellow

Chiefs claim win as Hurricanes see yellow

The Chiefs overcame an indisciplined Chiefs side and the Hamilton deluge to win 26-18 on Friday.

 
Bonus-point win for Jaguares

Bonus-point win for Jaguares

Ramiro Moyano was their star with a hat-trick of tries while Matías Alemanno and a penalty try were their other offerings to seal a bonus-point.

 

Lions power past 14-man Reds

Lions power past 14-man Reds

The Lions returned to the victory trail when they claimed a deserved 44-14 victory over the Reds in Johannesburg.

Sharks given a scare by Kings

Sharks given a scare by Kings

The Sharks battled back from a six-point half-time deficit to record a hard-fought 19-17 victory over the Kings in Durban.

Late Brumbies surge sinks Waratahs

Late Brumbies surge sinks Waratahs

The Brumbies produced a late surge to score two late tries to win 28-12 against the Waratahs in Sydney on Saturday.

Hurricanes cruise to bonus-point win

Hurricanes cruise to bonus-point win

The Hurricanes claimed a bonus point victory over the Highlanders after winning 41-15 in Wellington on Saturday.

14-man Bulls get first win

14-man Bulls get first win

The Bulls picked up their first win of the Super Rugby season on Friday as they beat the Sunwolves 34-21 despite having a player red carded.

Chiefs see off spirited Rebels

Chiefs see off spirited Rebels

The Chiefs retained their unbeaten status when they claimed a hard-fought 27-14 win over the Rebels in Melbourne on Friday.

Crusaders fightback floors Blues

Crusaders fightback floors Blues

The Crusaders claimed their third successive come-from-behind win of the season when they beat the Blues 33-24 in Christchurch on Friday.

Jaguares get the better of Reds

Jaguares get the better of Reds

The Jaguares retained their unbeaten home record when they claimed a 22-8 victory over the Reds in Buenos Aires

Van Wyk, Bosch guide Sharks to victory

Van Wyk, Bosch guide Sharks to victory

The Sharks came out on top in a see-sawing tussle with the Cheetahs on Saturday, scoring four tries in a 38-30 victory in Bloemfontein.

Bonus-point win for Lions

Bonus-point win for Lions

The Lions moved to the top of the South African group after a strong first half in Port Elizabeth propelled them to a 42-19 win over the Kings.

Stormers win thriller in Singapore

Stormers win thriller in Singapore

The Stormers made it four wins out of four in Super Rugby this year after they beat the Sunwolves 44-31 in a thrilling clash in Singapore.

Highlanders win in Canberra

Highlanders win in Canberra

The Highlanders came from 10-0 down to battle past the Brumbies 18-13 in their Super Rugby meeting in Canberra on Saturday.

Blues get back to winning ways

Blues get back to winning ways

The Blues ended a run of three straight losses as they claimed a 38-14 bonus-point win over the Bulls in North Harbour on Saturday.

Top spot for Crusaders

Top spot for Crusaders

The Crusaders moved top of the New Zealand Conferecnce standings as they claimed a 45-17 bonus-point win over the Force in a damp Christchurch.

Waratahs fightback stuns Rebels

Waratahs fightback stuns Rebels

The Waratahs came back from 25-6 down at half-time to overcome the Rebels 32-25 on the final whistle in a thrilling Super Rugby clash in Melbourne.

Bonus-point win for Crusaders

Bonus-point win for Crusaders

The Crusaders made it six victories from six so far in Super Rugby as they got the better of the Waratahs, winning 41-22 at Allianz Stadium.

Lions edge Sharks in thriller

Lions edge Sharks in thriller

The Lions moved five points clear at the Africa 2 summit after they won a thrilling derby against the Sharks 34-29 at Ellis Park on Saturday.

Stormers put 50 on Cheetahs

Stormers put 50 on Cheetahs

The Stormers made it five victories out of five in Super Rugby this season as they outclassed the Cheetahs, winning 53-10 at Newlands.

Highlanders cruise past Rebels

Highlanders cruise past Rebels

The Highlanders claimed their third win of the season as they were too good for the Rebels, winning 51-12 in Dunedin.

Blues overcome spirited Force

Blues overcome spirited Force

The Blues managed to overcome a sturdy Force defence to claim a 24-15 victory in Auckland.

Chiefs survive Bulls scare

Chiefs survive Bulls scare

The Chiefs came from behind to claim a 28-12 win against the stubborn Bulls in Hamilton. 

Hurricanes battle past fiery Reds

Hurricanes battle past fiery Reds

The Hurricanes' class shone through to overcome a spirited Reds side 34-15 in Brisbane.

Force Edge Kings in 11-try Thriller

Force Edge Kings in 11-try Thriller

The Western Force were able to just see off a willing Kings side to win 46-41 in a thriller at nib Stadium in Perth.

Kolisi leads Stormers to epic win

Kolisi leads Stormers to epic win

Siya Kolisi led his charges to an incredible 34-26 victory in a thriller at Newlands Stadium.

Sharks scrape past physical Jaguares

Sharks scrape past physical Jaguares

The Sharks battled past a spirited Jaguares side to claim a 18-13 victory at King's Park in Durban on Saturday.

Six-try Brumbies thrash hapless Reds

Six-try Brumbies thrash hapless Reds

The Brumbies consolidated their spot at the top of the Australian Conference when they beat the Reds 43-10 in Canberra on Saturday.

Highlanders fightback floors Blues

Highlanders fightback floors Blues

The Highlanders' recent resurgence continued when they claimed a hard-fought 26-20 victory over the Blues in Dunedin on Saturday.

Sunwolves Stun Bulls in Tokyo

Sunwolves Stun Bulls in Tokyo

The Sunwolves claimed their first win of the Super Rugby season with a thrilling 21-20 comeback victory over the Bulls in Tokyo.

Hurricanes Overcome Tahs in 10-try battle

Hurricanes Overcome Tahs in 10-try battle

The Hurricanes moved a point behind the Crusaders at the top of the New Zealand table after they beat the Waratahs 38-28 at Westpac Stadium despite a red card to Beauden Barrett.

Lions overcome Stormers at Newlands

Lions overcome Stormers at Newlands

The Lions earned a hard-fought 16-29 victory over the Stormers at Newlands on Saturday

Bulls get back to winning ways

Bulls get back to winning ways

The Bulls picked up only their second victory of 2017 on Saturday as they got the better of the Jaguares, winning 26-13 at Loftus Versfeld.

Chiefs comeback to beat Cheetahs

Chiefs comeback to beat Cheetahs

A blistering comeback from the Chiefs ensured they emerged 41-27 victors over the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein on Saturday.

Rebels squeeze past Brumbies for first win

Rebels squeeze past Brumbies for first win

The Rebels claimed their first Super Rugby win of the season when they beat the Brumbies 19-17 in Melbourne on Saturday.

Hurricanes win thriller against Blues

Hurricanes win thriller against Blues

A late try from Mark Abbott secured a 28-24 win for the Hurricanes over the Blues in a thrilling contest in Auckland on Saturday.

Reds too good for spirited Kings

Reds too good for spirited Kings

The Reds got their campaign back on track when they claimed a deserved 47-34 victory over the Kings in Brisbane on Saturday.

Eight-try Crusaders Cruise Past Sunwolves

Eight-try Crusaders Cruise Past Sunwolves

The Crusaders made it seven wins from seven in 2017 when they cruised to a deserved eight-try 50-3 victory over the Sunwolves in Christchurch.

Two see red in Durban draw

Two see red in Durban draw

The Sharks and Rebels each had a player red carded on Saturday as they played out a 9-9 draw in their Super Rugby meeting in Durban.

Bulls fight back to edge Cheetahs

Bulls fight back to edge Cheetahs

The Bulls' recent resurgence continued when they claimed a 20-14 victory over the Cheetahs in Pretoria on Saturday.

Chiefs tame the Force

Chiefs tame the Force

The Chiefs ended their tour on a high with a hard-fought 16-7 victory over the Western Force in Perth.

Lions squeeze past spirited Jaguares

Lions squeeze past spirited Jaguares

The Lions were made to work hard before securing a 24-21 victory over a spirited Jaguares side in Johannesburg on Friday. 

Highlanders Workmanlike Against Spirited Sunwolves

Highlanders Workmanlike Against Spirited Sunwolves

The Highlanders made it five wins in a row when they beat the spirited Sunwolves 40-15 at Invercargill Stadium.

Crusaders 8-Try Masterclass against Stormers

Crusaders 8-Try Masterclass against Stormers

The Crusaders recorded their highest ever score over the Stormers, scoring eight tries and winning 57-24 in Christchurch. 

Kings stun ‘Tahs in Sydney

Kings stun ‘Tahs in Sydney

The Kings secured a massively significant 26-17 come-from-behind victory over the Waratahs in Sydney on Friday.

Hurricanes smash the Brumbies

Hurricanes smash the Brumbies

Eight converted tries from the Hurricanes ensured a comprehensive 56-21 win over the Brumbies in Hamilton on Friday.

Blues grind past Brumbies in Canberra

Blues grind past Brumbies in Canberra

The Blues claimed their first victory in almost a month when they beat the Brumbies 18-12 in Canberra on Sunday.

Sharks too good for spirited Jaguares

Sharks too good for spirited Jaguares

The Sharks got the job done but were made to graft for their 33-25 victory over the Jaguares in Buenos Aires on Saturday.

Crusaders march on

Crusaders march on

The Crusaders maintained their winning streak when they beat the Cheetahs 48-21 in Bloemfontein on Saturday.

Six-try Kings thrash hapless Rebels

Six-try Kings thrash hapless Rebels

The Kings continued with their fine recent form when they claimed a deserved 44-3 victory over the Rebels in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.

Sunwolves Earn Bonus Point in Hamilton

Sunwolves Earn Bonus Point in Hamilton

The Chiefs moved provisionally top of the Super Rugby standings on Saturday after they saw off an impressive and committed Sunwolves side 27-20.

Waratahs fight back to beat Reds

Waratahs fight back to beat Reds

The Waratahs claimed their third victory of the season as they got the better of the Reds in a close one, winning 29-26 at Suncorp Stadium.

Lions Scrap Their Way Past Force

Lions Scrap Their Way Past Force

The Lions strengthened their position atop the South African 2 Conference as they won their eighth game of the season, beating the Force 24-15.

Highlanders leave Stormers red-faced

Highlanders leave Stormers red-faced

The Highlanders recorded their highest ever total against the Stormers when they thrashed the South African franchise 59-14 at Forsyth Barr Stadium in Round 10.

Crusaders crush the Bulls

Crusaders crush the Bulls

The Crusaders made it 10 wins from 10 with a comprehensive 62-24 victory over the Bulls at Loftus Versfeld.

Jaguares end losing run against Sunwolves

Jaguares end losing run against Sunwolves

The Jaguares outscored the Sunwolves by seven tries to five to clinch an entertaining 46-39 win in Buenos Aires.

Sharks repel the Force

Sharks repel the Force

The Sharks continued their impressive home form with a 37-12 Super Rugby victory over the Western Force at Kings Park in Durban. 

Highlanders shock Cheetahs with incredible comeback

Highlanders shock Cheetahs with incredible comeback

The Highlanders pulled off a truly unthinkable comeback against the Cheetahs, with three tries in the last five minutes sealing a 45-41 victory.

Lions Far Too Good for Rebels

Lions Far Too Good for Rebels

The Lions had too much firepower for the Rebels in Melbourne, running in seven tries overall in a 45-10 victory to strengthen grip on South Africa 2 Conference.

Chiefs Come Home Strong Against Reds

Chiefs Come Home Strong Against Reds

The Chiefs made light work of the Reds in the second half at Yarrow Stadium, with Stephen Donald grabbing a brace in a 46-17 win.

Impressive Blues sink Waratahs

Impressive Blues sink Waratahs

Propelled by a Rieko Ioane brace and 20 points from Piers Francis the Blues turned in a big 40-33 win over the Waratahs in Sydney.

Seven-try Hurricanes beat improved Stormers

Seven-try Hurricanes beat improved Stormers

The Hurricanes moved up to second place in the New Zealand Conference after they beat the Stormers 41-22 with a bonus-point on Friday.

Highlanders edge out Bulls

Highlanders edge out Bulls

A Malakai Fekitoa try has helped the Highlanders claim a last-gasp 17-10 victory over the Bulls in Pretoria.

Kings stun Sharks in thriller

Kings stun Sharks in thriller

The Kings won a confrontational South African derby 35-32 against the Sharks at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium. It is first time the Kings have beaten a fellow South African team.

Force shock Jaguares in Buenos Aires

Force shock Jaguares in Buenos Aires

The Force claimed only their third victory of the season and first away from home as they overcame the Jaguares in Buenos Aires, winning 16-6 at Vélez Sarsfield.

Bonus-point victory for Reds

Bonus-point victory for Reds

The Reds claimed their third victory of the season on Saturday as they beat the Rebels 29-24 in an entertaining derby in Melbourne.

Crusaders sink Hurricanes to stay unbeaten

Crusaders sink Hurricanes to stay unbeaten

The Crusaders continued their perfect start to the Super season on Saturday, beating the Hurricanes 20-12 in Christchurch.

Lions win arm wrestle against Brumbies

Lions win arm wrestle against Brumbies

The Lions got the job done but were made to graft for their 13-6 victory over the Brumbies in Canberra on Friday.

Blues put 50 past Cheetahs

Blues put 50 past Cheetahs

The Blues continued with their impressive form of late when they claimed a 50-32 victory over the Cheetahs in Auckland on Friday.

Waratahs put 50 on Rebels

Waratahs put 50 on Rebels

The Waratahs moved up to second place in the Australian Conference after they overcame the Rebels 50-23 at Allianz Stadium.

Brumbies grind past Kings

Brumbies grind past Kings

The Brumbies got the job done but were made to work hard before securing a 19-10 win over the Kings in Port Elizabeth.

Lions put 50 past Bulls

Lions put 50 past Bulls

The Lions made a statement of intent when they beat the Bulls 51-14 in their South African derby in Johannesburg on Saturday.

Sharks see off Sunwolves

Sharks see off Sunwolves

The Sharks bounced back from last week’s shock defeat to the Kings with a 38-17 win over the Sunwolves in Singapore in round 13.

Stormers return to winning ways

Stormers return to winning ways

The Stormers ended their four-match winless run when they claimed a hard-fought 30-22 victory over the Blues in Cape Town on Friday.

‘Canes Crush Cheetahs in Wellington

‘Canes Crush Cheetahs in Wellington

Hat-trick hero Vince Aso broke Tana Umaga's try-scoring record as the Hurricanes claimed a 61-7 victory over the Cheetahs in Wellington.

Force Put to Sword by Highlanders

Force Put to Sword by Highlanders

The Highlanders recorded the biggest ever win in their Super Rugby history with 55-6 victory over the Force in Perth.

Crusaders Edge Chiefs in Fiji Battle

Crusaders Edge Chiefs in Fiji Battle

The Crusaders made it 12 wins in a row with a hard fought 31-24 victory over the Chiefs at ANZ National Stadium in Suva, Fiji.

Lions hit Kings for 50

Lions hit Kings for 50

A 14-man Lions outfit continued their domination of the South African 2 Conference following a comfortable 54-10 triumph over the Kings.

Six-try Brumbies cruise past Jaguares

Six-try Brumbies cruise past Jaguares

The Brumbies finished their overseas tour on a high when they claimed a deserved 39-15 bonus-point victory over the Jaguares in Buenos Aires on Saturday.

Sharks get the better of Stormers

Sharks get the better of Stormers

The Sharks were able to overcome the Stormers 22-10 in a hard-fought South African Super Rugby derby in Durban.

Hurricanes blow Bulls away

Hurricanes blow Bulls away

The Hurricanes continued with their fine recent form when they claimed a 34-20 bonus-point win over the Bulls in Pretoria.

Crusaders down the Rebels

Crusaders down the Rebels

The Crusaders made it 13 wins out of 13 when they beat the Rebels 41-19 at AAMI Stadium in Melbourne.

Cheetahs hunt down Sunwolves

Cheetahs hunt down Sunwolves

The Cheetahs ended their nine-match losing streak with a 47-7 win over the Sunwolves at Prince Chichibu Memorial Stadium.

Highlanders tame the Waratahs

Highlanders tame the Waratahs

The Highlanders climbed to third place on the New Zealand conference with a 44-28 win over the Waratahs in Dunedin.

Force win at the Reds

Force win at the Reds

The Force moved up to third position in the Australian Conference after they beat the Reds 40-26 at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane on Friday.

Blues and Chiefs share spoils

Blues and Chiefs share spoils

The Blues and Chiefs could not be separated as they played out a 16-16 draw in their Super Rugby clash at Eden Park on Friday.

Hurricanes dispatch the Force

Hurricanes dispatch the Force

The Hurricanes made it nine wins in a row against the Force with a 34-12 bonus-point victory at nib Stadium in Perth on Saturday.

Brumbies tame the Rebels

Brumbies tame the Rebels

The Brumbies secured first place in the Australian Conference with a 32-3 bonus-point victory over the Rebels in Canberra on Saturday.

Hunt snatches late Crusaders win

Hunt snatches late Crusaders win

Mitchell Hunt’s amazing late drop goal secured a 25-22 win for the Crusaders over the Highlanders in a thrilling south island derby in Christchurch. 

Six-try Chiefs power past Waratahs

Six-try Chiefs power past Waratahs

The Chiefs ended a two-match winless run when they claimed a deserved 46-31 victory over the Waratahs in Hamilton.

Blues edge Reds in Apia

Blues edge Reds in Apia

Stephen Perofeta's late try was enough for the Blues to come out on top of a see-sawing encounter with the Reds, winning 34-29 in Apia.

Chiefs edge out Hurricanes in Wellington

Chiefs edge out Hurricanes in Wellington

The Chiefs put up a spirited performance to beat the Hurricanes 17-14 in a thrilling New Zealand derby in Wellington on Saturday.

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