Weekend Round Up

by Ultimate Rugby

Ryan Crotty re-signs with New Zealand Rugby

Midfielder Ryan Crotty has recommitted to the All Blacks, Crusaders and Canterbury Rugby for another year. Full story

 

Muirhead agrees Brumbies deal

Wing Andrew Muirhead has signed a one-year deal to play Super Rugby with the Brumbies for the 2018 season. Full story

 

Tonga qualify for Rugby World Cup 2019

Tonga have qualified for Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan after finishing second to Fiji in the combined 2016-17 World Rugby Pacific Nations Cup standings. Read more

 

Jaguares pounce on Rebels in second-half

After a blistering first-half from the hosts, led by 19 points from Reece Hodge, the Jaguares overhauled a nine-point half-time deficit to claim victory in the first ever meeting between the two sides.

 

Highlanders vs Reds

The Highlanders made a statement of intent ahead of the quarter-finals when they claimed a convincing 40-17 win over the Reds in Dunedin on Friday.

 

Kings vs Cheetahs

The Cheetahs bowed out of Super Rugby with their heads held high after a 21-20 victory over the Kings at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth.

 

Sunwolves vs Blues

The Sunwolves finished their campaign on a high after claiming a shock 48-21 victory over the Blues in Tokyo.

 

Chiefs vs Brumbies

The Chiefs completed their Super Rugby regular season fixtures with an impressive 28-10 victory over the Brumbies in Hamilton on Saturday.

 

Hurricanes vs Crusaders

The Hurricanes handed the Crusaders their first loss of the Super Rugby season when they claimed a 31-22 victory in Wellington on Saturday.

 

Bulls vs Stormers

The Stormers continued their momentum before the play-offs with a 41-33 victory at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday.

 

Sharks vs Lions

The Lions finished top of the Super Rugby standings with a 27-10 victory over the Sharks at Kings Park in Durban on Saturday.

 

Force vs Waratahs

Western Force gave Matt Hodgson a victorious send-off as they thumped the Waratahs, winning 40-11 to finish second in Australia's Conference.

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