Super Rugby teams (Round 2)

Take a look at who is playing this weekend before you make your Superbru and Fantasy League picks.

Tahs break Stormers’ hearts

Ned Hanigan scored an 81st-minute try as the Waratahs claimed a thrilling 34-27 win over the Stormers in Sydney on Saturday. CRAIG LEWIS reports.

Highlights: Crusaders vs Chiefs

The Crusaders scored seven tries in their 45-23 win in Christchurch.

Saders surge past Chiefs

The Crusaders finished with a flourish to kick off their title defence with a 45-23 bonus-point win over the Chiefs in Christchurch on Saturday. CRAIG LEWIS reports.

Highlights: Sunwolves vs Brumbies

The Brumbies scored five tries in their 32-25 win in Tokyo.

Higginbotham receives red card

Reds No 8 Scott Higginbotham was sent off against the Rebels just 10 minutes into their match in Melbourne.

Brumbies survive Sunwolves scare

The Brumbies came back from 19-8 down to beat the Sunwolves 32-25 in Tokyo on Saturday. DYLAN JACK reports.

Machenaud boots France to win over Italy

Maxime Machenaud kicked 17 points as France beat Italy 34-17 at the Velodrome in Marseille on Friday night. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.

Leinster crush hapless Kings

Leinster scored 10 tries as they thrashed the Kings 64-7 in a woefully one-sided contest at the RDS Arena on Friday night. CRAIG LEWIS reports.

Pollard’s defining season

Ryan Vrede says Handré Pollard​ needs to move from promising talent to match-winner.

Will Mitchell make Bulls better?

Craig Lewis and Ryan Vrede discuss Saturday's three Super Rugby​ games involving South African teams and make their predictions.

Highlights: Rebels vs Reds

The Rebels scored seven tries in their 45-19 win in Melbourne.

Highlights: Highlanders vs Blues

The Highlanders scored five tries in their 41-34 win in Dunedin.

Gelant blow for Bulls

Bulls fullback Warrick Gelant will miss the Super Rugby clash against the Hurricanes in Pretoria on Saturday due to a knee injury.

Highlanders outlast errant Blues

The Highlanders fired in the second half to claim a hard-earned 41-34 win over the Blues in Dunedin on Friday. JON CARDINELLI reports.

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