South African-born wing Kobus van Wyk has been selected in the Hurricanes’ starting lineup for Sunday’s clash against the Chiefs in Hamilton.
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.
The Crusaders scored five tries to the Hurricanes’ one to get off to a winning start in Super Rugby Aotearoa on Sunday.
Wing Kobus van Wyk has been named in the Hurricanes’ match-day squad for their Vodacom Super Rugby Aotearoa clash against the Crusaders on Sunday.
Over the weekend, Sky Sport introduced a new innovation with a dedicated camera to keep an eye on playmaker Beauden Barrett during the whole Blues-Hurricanes clash.
Following round one of Vodacom Super Rugby Aotearoa, Blues wing Caleb Clarke was crowned as player of the week after an excellent attacking performance, while Hurricanes captain Dane Coles’ effort from 30 metres out was selected as the try of the week.
Check out Dane Coles’ late charge on former Hurricanes teammate Beauden Barrett in the closing stages of Sunday’s Vodacom Super Rugby Aotearoa match at Eden Park.
Beauden Barrett has described his first outing for the Blues against his former team, the Hurricanes, as an emotional hurdle.
Check out this hilarious moment when Blues fullback Beauden Barrett got caught up in his former team’s celebrations following Dane Coles’ try for the Hurricanes.
Missed the early kick off? Look back at highlights from the second match of Vodacom Super Rugby Aotearoa as the Blues downed the Hurricanes in front of over 40 000 fans at Eden Park.