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02 August 2018 5:09 AM Crusaders back Bedwell-Curtis for Super Rugby final

Christchurch - Crusaders coach Scott Robertson has made one injury-enforced change to his starting line-up for Saturday's Super Rugby final against the Lions. Heiden Bedwell-Curtis starts in the No 6 jersey in place of Jordan Taufua, who broke his arm last weekend's semi-final win over the Hurricanes. The 27-year-old Bedwell-Curtis wasn't contracted 26

01 August 2018 7:33 AM All Blacks name extended training squad

Cape Town - An All Blacks wider training camp is being held in Christchurch over the next two days ahead of the Rugby Championship without Crusaders players. The Crusaders are busy preparing for this weekend's Super Rugby final against the Lions in Christchurch. The Hurricanes' Dane Coles will make his long-awaited return from injury as the most high-profile 25

21 July 2018 9:57 AM Crusaders too strong for error-strewn Sharks

Cape Town - The Crusaders saw off and error-strewn Sharks outfit 40-10 with a clinical performance in Christchurch on Saturday to set up a semi-final meeting with the Hurricanes. While the Sharks enjoyed plenty of decent periods in the game, they unfortunately made too many errors and missed too many one-on-one tackles as a highly efficient Crusaders 35

18 July 2018 10:50 AM Aussie website picks 3 Saffers in 'team of the season'

Cape Town - Australian website Fox Sports Lab has picked its Super Rugby team of the season with three South Africans making the starting XV. Stormers prop Steven Kitshoff, Lions hooker Malcolm Marx and Bulls lock RG Snyman are the three South Africans included. Of Kitshoff, the publication wrote: “The Springboks loosehead was in fine nick in his seventh 29

17 July 2018 6:50 AM Lions get Peyper for Super Rugby QF

Cape Town - South Africa's Jaco Peyper will referee the Super Rugby quarter-final between the Lions and the Jaguares in Johannesburg on Saturday (15:05 kick-off). Peyper will be assisted by compatriots Marius van der Westhuizen and Egon Seconds on the touchline, while Marius Jonker will serve as the Television Match Official (TMO). In the other quarter-final 33

17 July 2018 6:22 AM CONFIRMED: Kick-off times for Super Rugby QFs

Cape Town - The kick-off times have been confirmed for this weekend's Super Rugby quarter-final matches. The Hurricanes and Chiefs will get things started with the only game on Friday (09:35, SA time). First up, the Sharks will have it all to do when they take on the table-topping Crusaders in Christchurch. Kick-off for that one is at 09:35 (SA time) 32

16 July 2018 6:38 AM Barrett, Savea re-commit to Hurricanes, All Blacks

Cape Town - The Hurricanes and New Zealand Rugby have received a huge boost with the news that Jordie Barrett and Ardie Savea have re-committed until the end of 2019. 25-Test Savea made his Super Rugby debut for the Hurricanes in 2013 and All Blacks Test debut in 2016, while Barrett made his Super and Test debut in 2017. He has played five Tests 39

13 July 2018 10:05 AM Chiefs survive late withdrawals, red to beat Hurricanes

Cape Town - The Chiefs overcame three late withdrawals - and a red card - to beat the Hurricanes in their all-New Zealand Super Rugby clash in Hamilton on Friday. The Chiefs, who rested a number of key players for the match, were hit by a triple dose of 11th-hour bad news, including the loss of skipper Charlie Ngatai and star Canadian lock Tyler Ardron 26

13 July 2018 9:35 AM Hurricanes shock Twitter with 'crap' post

Cape Town - The Hurricanes Twitter page dished up a shocking post during Friday's Super Rugby clash against the Chiefs in Hamilton. The Chiefs went on to win the match 28-26 in front of their home fans. There was, however, an unsavoury moment on 62 minutes when Chiefs No 12 Jonathan Fa'auli was shown a straight red card for an armless tackle on his opposite 26

11 July 2018 8:38 PM Hurricane Chris strengthens on way to Newfoundland

Hurricane Chris strengthened on Wednesday off the US East Coast, with maximum winds of 155km/h (100 miles per hour), on an expected course towards Canada's Newfoundland province. The center of the storm is expected to pass near southeastern Newfoundland on Thursday, when it will likely become a strong post-tropical cyclone, said the National Hurricane 32