An anonymous poll conducted among current New Zealand Vodacom Super Rugby players has revealed the majority believe Beauden Barrett is the best player in the country.
Hurricanes fullback Jordie Barrett – playing in his first match of Super Rugby Aotearoa – was instrumental in seeing his side to another victory over the Chiefs in Hamilton this season.
The Hurricanes kept their Super Rugby Aotearoa campaign alive on Sunday with their first victory of the season over the still-winless Chiefs, despite playing with 14 men for most of the second half.
Chiefs coach Warren Gatland has made two changes to his starting XV for their match with the Hurricanes in Hamilton on Sunday.
The SA Rugby magazine team’s Superbru picks have been locked with the staff unanimous in predicting wins for the Crusaders and Reds this week.
After featuring playmakers Beauden Barrett and Aaron Cruden in the first two rounds of Super Rugby Aotearoa, the innovative ‘Sky Sport Player Cam’ switched focus to returning Chiefs captain Sam Cane.
Chiefs head coach Warren Gatland says he was furious at the referee after his side’s defeat by the Crusaders in Christchurch on Sunday.
Will Jordan scored two tries as the Crusaders claimed a hard-fought 18-13 win over the Chiefs in Christchurch on Sunday.
The SA Rugby magazine team’s Superbru picks for the third round of Super Rugby Aotearoa and they point to victories for the home sides.
Before making your Superbru predictions, check out all the teams for the third round of Super Rugby Aotearoa this weekend.