All Blacks coach Steve Hansen says that there have been noticeable refereeing inconsistencies in matches involving South African sides during this Vodacom Super Rugby season.
No 8 Kwagga Smith bagged a brace to guide the Lions to a nervy 38-29 win over the Highlanders at Ellis Park on Saturday. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
For the Vodacom Super Rugby matches involving South African teams in round 14.
The Highlanders have made a significant change at No 8 ahead of the clash against the Lions at Ellis Park on Saturday.
The Highlanders did the top South African teams a favour when they beat the Jaguares 32-27 in Dunedin on Saturday.
All Blacks and Highlanders wing Waisake Naholo will join London Irish at the end of the year.
All Blacks and Highlanders fullback Ben Smith has been ruled out for up to eight weeks with a hamstring injury.
The Chiefs came back from a 16-point deficit to snatch a 31-31 draw against the Highlanders in Dunedin on Saturday. DYLAN JACK reports.
The Highlanders boosted their hopes of reaching the playoffs with a dominant 52-0 victory over the Sunwolves in Tokyo on Friday. DYLAN JACK reports.
Highlights of the Highlanders’ 24-12 win against the Blues in Dunedin.