Home Nations prospects shining in Super Rugby

Amidst the success of the New Zealand franchises, the slump of the Australian franchises and the widely contrasting fortunes of the South African franchises, the emergence of two home nations players in Super Rugby this year has slipped largely under the radar.
5 May 2016

Super Rugby Round 9

A roundup of all the action from round 9 of the 2016 Super Rugby season.
23 April 2016

Super Rugby Round 8

We take a look at Round 8 of Super Rugby and round up the action from all the weekend's fixtures, with Israel Dagg's impressive game for the Crusaders.
15 April 2016

Super Rugby's Rookies on the Rise

The 2016 Super Rugby season may still be in its infancy, but already a number of players have started to make a big impression in the tournament.
1 April 2016

Saturday's Super Rugby Roundup

Saturday's Super Rugby action saw wins for Melbourne Rebels, and the Crusaders whilst the Blues and Reds battled to a 25-25 draw.
19 March 2016

Blues take victory over Highlanders

The Highlanders got off to a losing start in the defence of their Super Rugby title as they went down 33-31 to the Blues.
26 February 2016

Super Rugby 2016 Preview: New Zealand

Following on from our look at the two South African conferences last week, we now turn our attentions to Super Rugby’s Australasian conferences, starting with New Zealand.
11 January 2016

Bath sign ex-Tiger Dan Bowden

Bath have moved to strengthen their back division options by signing former Leicester and London Irish player Dan Bowden.
27 December 2015

Umaga's daunting Blues challenge

Over the last few years, the Blues have gone from one of the most exciting and effective sides in Super Rugby to perennially sitting at the foot of the New Zealand conference.
1 December 2015

Post RWC All Blacks

New Zealand have made a great start to The Rugby Championship, seeing off the challenges of Argentina and South Africa, and now only Australia stand between them and lifting the southern hemisphere’s grandest prize.
7 August 2015

Jesse Kriel can star for South Africa

The Springboks saw off the challenge of the World XV this weekend, beating the select side 46-10 at Newlands in Cape Town.
17 July 2015

Blues appoint Umaga

Former New Zealand captain Tana Umaga has been named as the new coach of struggling Super Rugby side the Blues.
23 June 2015

Last chance for Ulster bound Charles Piutau

As the 2015 Rugby World Cup draws ever closer Mike Stanton continues to look at some of the best young players that could feature at the 2015 Rugby World Cup. This week it is New Zealand and recently signed Ulster full-back, Charles Piutau.
20 April 2015

Late penalty earns Blues win

Substitute Ihaia West kicked a late penalty at Eden Park to end the Blues' seven-match Super Rugby losing run with a 16-14 victory over the Brumbies.
10 April 2015

Munster sign Saili

Munster have signed New Zealand international Francis Saili on a two-year deal.
7 April 2015

Bowden Bows Out

Centre Dan Bowden has played his last game for Leicester after signing with New Zealand Rugby and the Blues for the 2015 and 2016 Super Rugby seasons.
27 May 2014

New Sponsorship Deal for Welsh Game

Welsh regional rugby has been given a boost after a new three-year sponsorship deal was agreed with BT Sport.
20 May 2014

Tameifuna Stars in Chiefs Win

A try-scoring double for prop Ben Tameifuna helped reigning Super Rugby champions the Chiefs to a hard-fought 32-20 derby win over the Blues in New Plymouth.
9 May 2014

Blues take vital win over Waratahs

The Blues held on to claim a 21-13 win over the Waratahs in their ANZAC Day clash at Eden Park on Friday.
25 April 2014

Weepu suffers minor stroke

New Zealand half-back Piri Weepu has been ruled out for around a month after it was determined he had recently suffered a minor stroke.
27 March 2014