Make or break for Matfield’s hopefuls

The Bulls may have passed the character test put to them by the Cheetahs last weekend, but today they will face a test of a different kind, whether they are real contenders for the play-offs or just pretenders. ...

Sharks expecting hostile reception

Canberra – Who could have scripted this a year ago? That’s the question director of rugby Jake White quite rightly raised when contemplating tomorrow’s top-of-the-table battle between the Sharks...

Lions have a mountain to climb

It was always going to happen, wasn’t it? After a rather surprising four wins in six games, the Lions haven’t won again in this year’s Super Rugby competition and could even find themselves propping...

White spices up Brumbies, Sharks match

Related StoriesSydney – Jake White's return to Canberra adds spice to this weekend's top-of-the-table Super Rugby showdown between the leaders the Sharks and the ACT Brumbies. The former World Cup-winning...

Stormers hit by injuries

Related StoriesCape Town - To their dismay, the Stormers on Monday found out that their victory over the Highlanders has come at a high price. The players post-match medicals indicated that at least...

Still plenty to play for

South Africa’s first win abroad this year – the Sharks’ victory over the Rebels in Melbourne – has seen Jake White’s men open a five-point gap at the top of the Super Rugby points table. ...

Stormers coach sings new tune

Related StoriesCoach Allister Coetzee says the Stormers have the exciting runners and steppers to give the public the tries that they want to see at Newlands. That was the message after the under-fire...

Massive improvement by Stormers

Johannesburg – The licence to run the ball rather than stick to robotic playing patterns brought the best out of the Stormers as they snatched a close-shave 29-28 bonus-point victory over the Highlanders...

Good weekend for Sharks as rivals lose

Sydney – The Sharks have a five-point breathing space at the top of Super Rugby after an opening win on their crucial Australasian tour as the ACT Brumbies and Wellington Hurricanes stumbled this weekend. ...

Stormers hold off Highlanders

Related StoriesCape Town – The Stormers finally played to their true potential as they defeated the hitherto high-riding Highlanders 29-28 in a Super Rugby clash at Newlands. The New Zealanders arrived...

How Lions turned things around - Independent Online

How Lions turned things around - Independent Online

And in this year's Super Rugby competition they outscored the Sharks, Stormers and Bulls for tries, with only the Cheetahs of the local sides, crossing the whitewash more often. But one game in the ... “It was against the Highlanders in Dunedin. We ...

WP poised to take heavyweight route - SuperSport

WP poised to take heavyweight route - SuperSport

1 week agoby SuperSporton Google News

Elstadt played well at lock against the Cheetahs two matches ago and is a big driving forward who has been used at No 6 by the Stormers in the past, most notably when the Cape side outplayed the Highlanders in Dunedin on Easter Saturday of 2012. But ...

Highs and lows of another bizarre rugby season - ESPNScrum.com

Highs and lows of another bizarre rugby season - ESPNScrum.com

3 weeks agoby ESPNScrum.comon Google News

During the Bulls-Lions Super Rugby match, a minute's silence was held before kick-off for a number of former Bulls players who had recently died. Shortly after, the daughter of one ... Highlanders coach Jamie Joseph. "You blokes are like yo-yos, aren't ...

Sharks eye home semi - Citizen

Sharks eye home semi - Citizen

2 weeks agoby Citizenon Google News

FILE PICTURE: Cobus Reinach, Kyle Cooper and Dale Chadwick of the Cell C Sharks during the Super Rugby match between Cell C Sharks and Highlanders at Growthpoint Kings Park on July 19, 2014 in Durban, South Africa. Picture: Steve Haag/Gallo ...

The schools rugby aficionado and the young gun: 8 fans you'll run into at ... - The Score

The schools rugby aficionado and the young gun: 8 fans you'll run into at ... - The Score

3 weeks agoby The Scoreon Google News

LEINSTER VS MUNSTER has become one of Irish rugby's most anticipated occasions each year, and it is a testament to the rivalry that Lansdowne Road will be close to full when the provinces play this Saturday evening. Among the ... Much like in that ...

Still on top - Fiji Times

4 weeks agoby Fiji Timeson Google News

The Lautoka rugby union side rose to the occasion and delivered the goods when it mattered most. Inspired by the 11th hour omission of 13 key players, the Sugar City boys played their hearts out to defeat Naitasiri Northern Bulls 22-10 in the TFL ...

Ludeke : Blue Bulls can still make play offs - Worldcupweb.com

Blue Bulls Currie Cup coach Frans Ludeke still backs his side's chances of reaching the Currie Cup playoffs despite their sixth-place position on the log with three rounds left in the regular season. Speaking ahead of their clash against the Free State ...

Crusaders to warm up for 2015 against Highlanders - Worldcupweb.com

The Crusaders have announced that they will play their first Super Rugby warm up match against the Highlanders Timaru on the 24th of January. 2014 Super Rugby finalists the Crusaders will kick off their preparations for the 2015 Super Rugby season with ...

Rugby: Fekitoa expands his game - YahooXtra Blogs (blog)

Rugby: Fekitoa expands his game - YahooXtra Blogs (blog)

Malakai Fekitoa is slowly being moulded into the second five the All Blacks want and need. Fekitoa is likely to start at 12 for the All Blacks in their Rugby Championship test against Argentina this weekend, with Ma'a Nonu and Ryan Crotty remaining in ...

All Blacks name revised Rugby Championship squad - Worldcupweb.com

Fekitoa had an exceptional Super Rugby season with the Highlanders which saw him being called up for the All Blacks in June when he made his debut against England. The Highlanders number 12 has since won four caps and coach Hansen has ruled out ...

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Teams P W D L P+/- Pts
NSW Waratahs 16 12 0 4 481/272 58
Crusaders 16 11 0 5 445/322 51
Sharks 16 11 0 5 406/293 50
ACT Brumbies 16 10 0 6 412/378 45
Chiefs 16 8 2 6 384/378 44
Highlanders 16 8 0 8 401/444 42
Hurricanes 16 8 0 8 441/374 41
Western Force 16 9 0 7 343/393 40
Bulls 16 7 1 8 362/335 38
Blues 16 7 0 9 419/395 37
Stormers 16 7 0 9 290/323 32
Lions 16 7 0 9 367/413 31
Queensland Reds 16 5 0 11 374/493 28
Cheetahs 16 4 1 11 372/527 24
Melbourne Rebels 16 4 0 12 303/460 21

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