Chiefs

Chiefs express interest in signing Ireland coach Joe Schmidt

Super Rugby franchise Chiefs have expressed interest in signing present Ireland coach Joe Schmidt as coach in 2018.
11 July 2016

Chiefs extend domination with a resounding 50-5 victory over Reds

Full-back Damian McKenzie scored 20 points as Chiefs trounced hapless Queensland Reds by a 50-5 margin in their Super Rugby encounter at Suncorp Stadium.
8 July 2016

Liam Messam grateful to Chiefs after missing out on Olympics

All Blacks flanker Liam Messam thanked his Super Rugby franchise Chiefs and the Japanese club Toshiba for reposing faith in him after the 32-year-old was left out of the Olympics sevens squad.
4 July 2016

Chiefs edge past Crusaders in Suva

Chiefs managed to overcome Crusaders challenge in Suva after registering a 23-13 win at the ANZ National Stadium on Friday to give a boost to their Super Rugby 2016 title hopes.
2 July 2016

Aaron Cruden doubtful for Crusaders clash

All Blacks fly-half Aaron Cruden's participation is doubtful for the Chiefs' Super Rugby clash against the Crusaders in Suva on Friday.
28 June 2016

Wales coach Warren Gatland disappointed with fringe players

Wales coach Warren Gatland admitted that he was disappointed with the performances of his reserve players after succumbing to a 40-7 defeat against Super Rugby team Chiefs at the FMG Stadium Waikato on Tuesday.
14 June 2016

Chiefs humble Wales with crushing 40-7 defeat

The Chiefs ran a six-try havoc at Wales in Hamilton on Tuesday as Warren Gatland's men were humbled with a 40-7 defeat at Waikato Stadium.
14 June 2016

Stephen Donald named Chiefs captain for Wales encounter

Former All Blacks World Cup winner Stephen Donald has been handed the reins of Chiefs captaincy for the encounter against Wales scheduled to be played in Hamilton on Tuesday.
13 June 2016

Luke Charteris to lead Wales against Chiefs

Wales lock Luke Charteris will have the opportunity to lead his country for the first time when they take on the Super Rugby side Chiefs at the FMG Stadium Waikato in Hamilton on Tuesday.
12 June 2016

Chiefs return to top after romping Rebels

A clinical performance from Chiefs ensured they recovered from the defeat to Highlanders after comfortably defeating Rebels by 36-15 at the FMG Stadium Waikato on Saturday.
21 May 2016

Naholo stars in Highlanders 26-13 victory over Chiefs

Defending champions Highlanders have revived their Super Rugby campaign after defeating Chiefs by 26-13 at the FMG Stadium Waikato on Saturday.
7 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 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

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

Highlanders thump Chiefs

The Highlanders have thumped the Chiefs 36-9 in Super Rugby Round 16 in Invercargill, despite never beating the Chiefs there and only just returning from their South Africa tour.
31 May 2015

Knee injury tough to take - Cruden

New Zealand fly-half Aaron Cruden feels like he has been "struck down by a sniper" after discovering the extent of a knee injury that looks set to keep him out of this autumn's Rugby World Cup.
21 April 2015

Super Rugby Round 6 XV: Dan's Back

The Super Rugby team of the week has got to be one of the easiest I have had to compile.
24 March 2015

Cruden kicks the Chiefs to victory

A last-gasp penalty from New Zealand fly-half Aaron Cruden guided the Chiefs to a 19-17 Super Rugby victory against the Brumbies earlier today.
20 February 2015

Anscombe set for Wales call-up

New Zealand-born Gareth Anscombe looks set to be named in the Wales squad for this season's RBS 6 Nations Championship.
19 January 2015