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 Hurricanes and Chiefs have suffered early injury blows as Jordie Barrett and Sam Cane are expected to sit out the first round of Vodacom Super Rugby Aotearoa.
All Blacks flyhalf Beauden Barrett appeared on The Breakdown to chat about joining the Blues from the Hurricanes, and potentially making his debut against his former teammates – including facing younger brother Jordie for the first time – when Super Rugby Aotearoa kicks off.
Utility back Jordie Barrett has revealed the circumstances that almost drove him to quit rugby and take up cricket full time.
Brothers Beauden, Scott and Jordie Barrett have revealed that they were granted compassionate leave after their grandfather Ted passed away a week before their victory over Ireland.
All Blacks and Hurricanes outside back Jordie Barrett has signed a new three-year extension with New Zealand Rugby until 2022.
Jordie Barrett scored four tries as the All Blacks thrashed Italy 66-3 in Rome on Saturday. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
Jordie Barrett will start at fullback when the All Blacks take on Australia at Eden Park this Saturday.