Ayden Johnstone rugby player
Ayden Johnstone rugby player

Ayden Johnstone

24th Oct 1996 1.84m/120kg Loosehead Prop

The New Zealand and Moana Pasifika Super Rugby Pacific 2022 squads

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Returning star power, some familiar faces from the past join a cast of exciting young rookies in New Zealand's five 2022 Super Rugby Pacific squads announced today.     CLICK HERE TO VIEW...

FULL GAME: Blues v Highlanders (Super Rugby Trans-Tasman Final)

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Settle in for a full match replay of the Blues v Highlanders 2021 Super Rugby Trans-Tasman final.   Line-ups: Blues: 1. Alex Hodgman 2. Kurt Eklund 3. Nepo Laulala 4. Gerard Cowley-Tuioti 5. Patrick...

Highlanders unchanged for Trans Tasman Final

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders have named an unchanged team to tackle the Blues at Eden Park on Saturday.     Towering second-row Pari Pari Parkinson and pace-man Jona Nareki were...

Aaron Smith rested for Highlanders, Kayne Hammington starts his 50th

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders return to Forsyth Barr Stadium for their last round-robin home game of the season knowing that nothing less than a win will do to keep them in the hunt for a finals spot.    Shannon...

50 up for Lentjes against the Rebels

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

A tumultuous week will end with the Highlanders playing in the bustling western suburbs of Sydney rather than the tranquillity of Queenstown.   Due to the recently extended travel ban between NZ...

Super Rugby: Hurricanes hit five tries against Rebels, Force downed by Highlanders

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Hurricanes and the Highlanders each made it two wins from two games in Super Rugby Trans-Tasman.   The Hurricanes made it two wins from two in Super Rugby Trans-Tasman as they scored five...

Josh Ioane returns to the Highlanders starting XV

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a strong performance against the Australian Super Rugby Champions, the Queensland Reds, the Highlanders have travelled to Perth to play their second-round match against a Western Force side that...

Highlanders shuffle backs for Reds clash

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Super Rugby Trans-Tasman competition kicks off on Friday night with the Australian champions, the Queensland Reds, in Dunedin.   This will be the first time the Highlanders’ have played...

Super Rugby Aotearoa teams embrace Anzac spirit

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand’s Super Rugby Aotearoa teams will embrace the Anzac spirit during this weekend’s round of matches as they acknowledge all servicemen and women across the country, and have reached...

Josh Ioane returns to the Highlanders starting XV

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders take on the Blues on Friday in Dunedin with Head Coach, Tony Brown, has made minimal changes to the side that went down to the Chiefs in extra time last weekend.    Exciting...