Ash Dixon rugby player
Ash Dixon rugby player

Ash Dixon

1st Sep 1988 1.82m/102kg Hooker

Team News: Highlanders vs Hurricanes

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highlanders co-captains will bring up special milestones against the Hurricanes on Saturday, inspirational hooker Ash Dixon (Highlander #228) will play his 100th Super Rugby game.     He initially...

Team News: Nehe Milner-Skudder misses out for the Highlanders as Nareki returns

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The penultimate weekend of Super Rugby Aotearoa brings another classic local derby with the Highlanders travelling to Christchurch to take on the Crusaders.   The battle of the Mainland and it’s...

Super Rugby Aotearoa Wrap Up - Round 8

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 8 of Super Rugby Aotearoa saw The Crusaders over-power the Chiefs in a tough battle in Hamilton while the Blues got one over the Highlanders to keep their title hopes alive.   Chiefs v Crusaders   Life...

Team News: Aaron Cruden and Josh Ioane benched for Sunday's clash

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Chiefs return home refreshed after their bye week to take on the Highlanders at FMG Stadium Waikato on Sunday 19 July in round six of Super Rugby Aotearoa with both the Chiefs and Highlanders...

Super Rugby Team of the Week

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the Crusaders beating the Blues in the top of the table clash in Super Rugby Aotearoa, the Canterbury side move top of the table while in Australia the Reds hold a 1 point lead over the Brumbies despite...

Team News: Hurricanes v Highlanders

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Hurricanes have won the last four games at Sky Stadium against the Highlanders. Due to minor injuries, Dane Coles, Fraser Armstrong, Gareth Evans and Reed Prinsep have not been included in the...

Team News: The Highlanders are forced into changes ahead of Crusaders clash

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Aaron Mauger has named a fresh for the front row for the Highlanders clash with the Crusaders at Forsyth Barr Stadium on Saturday.     Injuries have had an impact on Maugers’...

Super Rugby Aotearoa Round 3 - Top Stats Performers: points scored, tackles made, metres gained and more

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Super Rugby Aotearoa continued to deliver the goods with a thrilling round three this past weekend. The pick of the two games was, without doubt, the ever-impressive Blues edging out a spirited Highlanders...

Super Rugby Aotearora TOTW - Round 3

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blues went on to earn their 7th straight win and 3rd in the competition, here is a look at our Team of the Week       1 Alex Hodgman - Blues:   Huge performance by Hodgman...

Highlanders unable to snatch win as Blues hold firm

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blues made it three wins from as many games in Super Rugby Aotearoa by defeating the Highlanders.     The Highlanders were unable to snatch another late win in Super Rugby Aotearoa as...