Alex Ainley rugby player
Alex Ainley rugby player

Alex Ainley

16th Jul 1981 1.96m/107kg No 4 Lock

Former All Black lock Isaac Ross joins Tasman

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former All Blacks lock Isaac Ross has been brought into the Tasman Mako rugby squad for the remainder of their Mitre 10 Cup campaign.     Having been with Japanese side NTT Communications...

Super Rugby: 5 things we learned from the Final

6 years ago by Len Kaplan

1     Only two New Zealand teams could have delivered such a pulsating final of breakneck pace, with so impressively high a standard of rugby, and with exemplary discipline. On the...

Highlanders smash hapless Chiefs

6 years ago by Rugby 365

The Highlanders produced a classy second-half performance to record a bonus-point 36-9 win over the Chiefs in a very wet Invercargill on Saturday. The four-tries-to-nil victory kept alive the Highlanders'...

Preview: S15 Round 16, Part Two

6 years ago by Rugby 365

Saturday's action covers the whole spectrum, with Super Rugby action from the top to the bottom. Not only do we have the pace-setters going toe-to-toe, but we also have an intriguing basement battle. It...

Super Rugby Round 16 Preview Part 1

6 years ago by Len Kaplan

The log-leading Hurricanes travel to Nelson to play the disappointing Crusaders, the Bulls are in Canberra where they hope to achieve their first tour win, the Sharks are back in Durban and host the...

Super Rugby Round 15: Team of the Week & More

6 years ago by Len Kaplan

Man of the Match Chiefs vs Bulls                                 Damian McKenzie Reds vs Sharks      ...

Highlanders win Perth snorefest

6 years ago by Rugby 365

The Highlanders cemented their place in the Super Rugby play-off zone with a stuttering 23-3 win over a hapless Western Force team in Perth on Saturday. The Highlanders held a slender 6-3 lead at half-time...

Weekend teams and predictions

6 years ago by Front Row Grunt

Bulls and Sharks to strike back on tour? Tahs to pip the Saders in Sydney? Some say yes, Tank Lanning says no. Catch all the weekend’s teams, times, collated odds and SuperBru community picks. Tank...