Super Rugby round up Week 18

Ngani Laumape scored four tries and an assist
Ngani Laumape scored four tries and an assist
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The Week 17 in the ongoing season of Super Rugby saw Waratahs reach the knock-out stage while Crusaders maintained their winning streak and dominance in New Zealand Conference. Reds, Chiefs, Hurricanes also emerged victorious last weekend with Bulls bringing a halt to Jaguares' winning streak.

Player of the Week:

Hurricanes centre Ngani Laumape has been named the SANZAAR Player of the Week for his stellar performance in the game against Blues where he scored four tries and also played a pivotal role in setting the opening try for the side as they completed a 42-24 victory at Westpac Stadium. He also had eight carries, defeated 10 defenders, covered 119 meters and in the process also had three clean breaks.

Team of the Week:

Try of the Week:

Fly-half Damian McKenzie's performance against Brumbies has been declared the try of the week as he breached a number of defenders to go over the line before the break.

Results for Week 17:

Fixtures for Week 18:

Fri 13 July: Chiefs v Hurricanes @ FMG Stadium, Hamilton (19:35)
Fri 13 July: Reds v Sunwolves @ Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane (19:45)
Sat 14 July: Highlanders v Rebels @ Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin (17:15)
Sat 14 July: Crusaders v Blues @ AMI Stadium, Christchurch (19:35)
Sat 14 July: Waratahs v Brumbies @ Allianz Stadium, Sydney (19:45)
Sat 14 July: Lions v Bulls @ Emirates Stadium, Johannesburg (15:05)
Sat 14 July: Sharks v Jaguares @ Jonsson Kings Park, Durban (17:15)

Super Rugby 2018 Points Table