Highlanders

Highlanders include two debutants for Super Rugby Aotearoa encounter against Chiefs

Highlanders have included debutants Sam Gilbert and Vilimoni Koroi in their matchday squad for the Super Rugby Aotearoa clash against Chiefs to be played in Dunedin on Saturday.
11 June 2020

Brad Weber to captain Chiefs in Super Rugby Aotearoa against Highlanders

Chiefs head coach Warren Gatland has named New Zealand international Brad Weber as the captain for the Super Rugby Aotearoa opener against Highlanders to be played on Saturday in Dunedin.
11 June 2020

Conán O’Donnell on his southern hemisphere adventure

Leaving Connacht just over one year ago, Conán O’Donnell has been carving out quite the name for himself in the southern hemisphere.
2 June 2020

Ben Smith denies speculation of Highlanders return

Former New Zealand international Ben Smith has played down rumours of returning to his former side Highlanders ahead of the Super Rugby Aotearoa competition.
17 May 2020

Nehe Milner-Skudder set for Super Rugby return after signing with Highlanders

Former All Blacks star Nehe Milner-Skudder is set to make a return to Super Rugby after signing a new contract with Highlanders.
12 May 2020

Rebels edge out Highlanders 22-28 to return back to winning ways

Melbourne Rebels returned back to winning ways as they edged out Highlanders 22-28 in the fifth round of the Super Rugby clash at Forsyth Barr Stadium on Friday.
28 February 2020

Late try from Ben-Nicholas helps Highlanders edge out Brumbies 22-23

Teariki Ben-Nicholas scored the decisive try in the final minute as Highlanders overcame a hat-trick from Folau Fainga'a to register a 22-23 win at GIO Stadium on Saturday.
15 February 2020

Sharks maintain winning start with 20-42 victory over Highlanders

Makazole Mapimpi and Aphelele Fassi scored two tries apiece as Sharks registered a 20-42 win over Highlanders in the second round of Super Rugby at Forsyth Barr Stadium on Friday.
7 February 2020

Crusaders book semi-final spot with 38-14 win over Highlanders

Crusaders extended their domination in the ongoing Super Rugby season as they defeated Highlanders 38-14 at Orangetheory Stadium on Friday to reach the semi-final.
21 June 2019

Ben Smith returns to Highlanders line-up for quarter-finals against Crusaders

Highlanders have received a much-needed boost ahead of their Super Rugby quarter-final clash against Crusaders with New Zealand international Ben Smith declared fit.
19 June 2019

Tyrel Lomax makes switch from Highlanders to Hurricanes

New Zealand international Tyrel Lomax will feature for Hurricanes next season after signing a four-year deal with the Super Rugby club.
17 June 2019

Seven-try Highlanders beat Waratahs 49-12

Highlanders came up with a seven-try performance as they went on to outplay Waratahs with a 49-12 win in their Super Rugby clash at Rugby Park on Friday.
15 June 2019

Ben Smith to miss Highlanders' Super Rugby encounter against Waratahs

Highlanders have made a solitary change to their starting line-up for the final round of the Super Rugby clash against Waratahs scheduled to be played on Friday.
12 June 2019

Bulls settle for draw against Highlanders at Forsyth Barr Stadium

Jaco Visagie scored the decisive try in the 75th minute and Handre Pollard followed with the conversion as Bulls snatched a 24-24 draw in their Super Rugby encounter at Forsyth Barr Stadium on Friday.
7 June 2019

First half dominance helps Highlanders edge out Jaguares 32-27

Highlanders came up with a dominating first-half performance as they edged out Jaguares 32-27 in their Super Rugby encounter at Forsyth Barr Stadium on Saturday.
11 May 2019

Ben Smith set to miss remainder of season for Highlanders following injury

Highlanders are likely to miss the services of New Zealand international Ben Smith for the remainder of the Super Rugby season following an injury.
8 May 2019

Highlanders blank Sunwolves 0-52 to move third

Highlanders ran an eight try riot as they blanked Sunwolves 0-52 in their Super Rugby encounter at Prince Chichibu Memorial Stadium on Friday.
27 April 2019

Highlanders end six-game winless streak with 24-12 win over Blues

Highlanders managed to end a six-game winless streak as they outplayed Blues with a 24-12 win in their Super Rugby clash at Forsyth Barr Stadium on Saturday.
21 April 2019

Liam Coltman pledges immediate future to Highlanders and New Zealand Rugby

Hooker Liam Coltman has committed his immediate future to New Zealand Rugby and Super Rugby side Highlanders after signing a new deal at least until 2022.
17 April 2019

Savea and Barrett star in Hurricanes' 28-31 win over Highlanders

Ardie Savea scored a double while Beauden Barrett kicked 11 points as Hurricanes edged out Highlanders 28-31 in their Super Rugby clash at Forsyth Barr Stadium on Friday.
5 April 2019