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2016 pre-season fixtures and results


  • 08 Feb 2016
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All the warm-up matches leading up to the expanded 18-team Super Rugby tournament.

RESULTS:

SWD Eagles 15 Stormers 40
Force 28 Hurricanes 0
Blues 59 Rebels 7
Kings 22 SWD Eagles 16
Toulon 21 Sharks 29
Waratahs 21 Brumbies 17
Reds 3 Crusaders 31
Racing 45 Highlanders 38
Cheetahs 28 Bulls 10
Valke 17 Lions 62
Lions 103 Leopards 0

FIXTURES (SA times):

Thursday, 11 February
Highlanders vs Crusaders (Fred Booth Park, Waimamu, 07:00)
Toulouse vs Sharks (Le Stade Toulousain, Toulouse, 21:45)

Friday, 12 February
Chiefs vs Waratahs (Rotorua International Stadium, Rotorua, 04:00)
Reds vs Brumbies (Ballymore, Brisbane, 11:30)
Kings vs Cheetahs (Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Port Elizabeth, 19:00)

Saturday, 13 February
Force vs Asia Pacific Dragons (nib Stadium, Perth, 12:30)
Blues vs Hurricanes (Eketahuna Rugby Club, Eketahuna, 04:00)
Bulls vs Lions (Peter Mokaba Stadium, Polokwane, 17:00)
Stormers vs Jaguars (Newlands, Cape Town, 16:00)

Thursday, 18 February
Rebels vs Manu Samoa (AAMI Park, Melbourne, 09:30)

Friday, 19 February
Crusaders vs Hurricanes (Lansdowne Park, Blenheim, New Zealand, Kick-off: 05:30)
Highlanders vs Waratahs (Queenstown Recreation Ground, Queenstown, 07:00)
Chiefs vs Blues (Pukekohe, TBC)
Lions vs Jaguars (Wits Rugby Stadium, 19:00)

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