Super Rugby Aotearoa

Match Centre: Highlanders 13-26 Crusaders

Crusaders started their Super Rugby Aotearoa title defence with a win as they defeated Crusaders 26-13 in the tournament opener at Forsyth Barr Stadium.
26 February 2021

Julian Savea named in Hurricanes' line-up against Blues

Hurricanes head coach Jason Holland has named Julian Savea in the starting line up for the Super Rugby Aotearoa game opener against Auckland Blues.
25 February 2021

Ardie Savea named Hurricanes captain for upcoming Super Rugby Aotearoa season

Hurricanes have confirmed that New Zealand international Ardie Savea has been appointed the club captain for the 2021 season of Super Rugby Aotearoa.
12 February 2021

Super Rugby Aotearoa to have goal-line dropout and captain's referral in 2021 season

New Zealand Rugby has announced two more new rules for the 2021 season of Super Rugby Aotearoa that will kick-off later this month.
10 February 2021

Andrew Makalio to miss 2021 season for Crusaders due to injury

Crusaders will miss the services of hooker Andrew Makalio for the upcoming 2021 Super Rugby Aotearoa season following a neck injury.
27 January 2021

Tamati Ellison to join Crusaders coaching panel ahead of 2021 season

Crusaders have added former All Blacks Tamati Ellison to the coaching panel ahead of the 2021 season of Super Rugby Aotearoa.
18 January 2021

Crusaders sign Rene Ranger and Josh McKay as injury cover

Crusaders have confirmed that Rene Ranger and Josh McKay have been signed as an injury cover ahead of the 2021 season of Super Rugby Aotearoa.
12 January 2021

David Havili pens new deal with Crusaders until 2023

Crusaders have confirmed that full-back David Havili has penned a new deal with the Super Rugby club at least until the end of the 2023 season.
24 December 2020

Tyler Bleyendaal joins Hurricanes as assistant coach

Hurricanes have confirmed that former New Zealand Under 20 captain Tyler Bleyendaal will join the club as an assistant coach.
15 December 2020

Solomon Alaimalo switches from Chiefs to Highlanders

Highlanders have confirmed the signing of wing Solomon Alaimalo from rivals Chiefs ahead of the 2021 season of Super Rugby Aotearoa.
19 November 2020

Trans-Tasman Super Rugby competition for 2021 finalised

The trans-Tasman Super Rugby competition for 2021 has been finalised with 10 teams involved from New Zealand and Australia.
13 November 2020

New Zealand Rugby unveil schedule for Super Rugby Aotearoa 2021

New Zealand Rugby has confirmed the fixtures for the 2021 season of Super Rugby Aotearoa that will kick-off in February.
10 November 2020

Queensland Reds backroom staff including head coach Brad Thorn pens new deal

Queensland Reds have confirmed that head coach Brad Thorn along with his assistants have inked a new one-year deal with the Super Rugby club
28 October 2020

New Zealand international Julian Savea pens new deal with Hurricanes

Former All Blacks wing Julian Savea has penned a new deal with Hurricanes for the upcoming 2021 season.
23 October 2020

New Zealand international Nepo Laulala switches from Chiefs to Blues

Auckland Blues have confirmed the signing of New Zealand international Nepo Laulala from rivals Chiefs ahead of the 2021 season.
22 October 2020

Highlanders name Tony Brown as new head coach

Highlanders have confirmed that Tony Brown has been appointed as the head coach for the next two seasons.
21 October 2020

New Zealand look for 'more domestically related competitions' after South Africa's decision to exit Super Rugby

New Zealand Rugby has said that they are looking for 'more domestically related competitions' next year following South Africa Rugby's decision to exit Super Rugby.
30 September 2020

Sean Wainui pens new deal with Chiefs until 2022

Chiefs have confirmed that wing Sean Wainui has signed a new two-year deal with the Super Rugby until the end of the 2022 season.
18 September 2020

All Blacks centre Jack Goodhue commits long-term future to New Zealand Rugby

All Blacks centre Jack Goodhue has committed his long-term future to New Zealand Rugby and Super Rugby club Crusaders after signing a new three-year deal.
12 September 2020

Tonga international Fetuli Paea switches from Crusaders to Highlanders

Highlanders have confirmed the signing of Tonga international Fetuli Paea from rivals Crusaders ahead of the 2021 season.
9 September 2020