Result: Chiefs 41 v 26 Blues 03/04/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby Chiefs get bonus point as Blues see red Aaron Cruden led the Chiefs to a 41-26 bonus point win over the Blues after flanker Steven Luatua was red carded in Hamilton on Friday. It was a competitive game throughout the first with the Blues and the Chiefs exchanging exciting runs. The Blues should…

Preview: Stormers v Jaguares 04/03/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby Having impressed in Round 1 the Stormers will be hoping to make it back-to-back victories when they take on the Jaguares this weekend. Robbie Fleck’s team took plenty of criticism for the way they flopped out of the Super Rugby play-offs last season to the Chiefs, having topped the Africa 1 Conference, but…

Preview: Sunwolves v Kings 04/03/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Sunwolves will hope to get one over their fellow tournament underdogs when they host the Kings in Singapore on Saturday. This is an important fixture for both sides as both strugglers from last year’s season will be desperate for the four points available. The Kings are bottom of the Africa 2 Conference…

Preview: Brumbies v Sharks 04/03/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Brumbies will be hungry for their first scalp of the competition when they host the touring Sharks in Canberra on Saturday. Both sides sit at third place in their respective conferences after both collected a losing bonus point in their Round One game. The Sharks are three points behind the Jaguares and…

Preview: Cheetahs vs Bulls 04/03/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby After losing their opening fixtures last weekend, the Cheetahs and Bulls will both be desperate for victory when they clash in Bloemfontein on Saturday. The Cheetahs will be kicking themselves after they finished on the losing side against the Lions at the same venue. This after Rohan Janse van Rensburg spared 2016’s runners-up’s…

Preview: Lions v Waratahs 04/03/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby Two sides determined to make it two wins from two in Super Rugby will face off in Johannesburg on Saturday as the Lions host the Waratahs. Both claimed narrow opening victories last week – over the Cheetahs and Force respectively – to kick off the campaign on a positive note. However there were…

Preview: Hurricanes v Rebels 04/03/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The champions will be looking to make it two wins out of two in this year’s Super Rugby tournament when they host the Rebels on Saturday. After putting the Sunwolves to the sword in a comprehensive fashion last week the ‘Canes showed they haven’t lost a step in the off-season. They achieved that…

Black Ferns Sevens team for Las Vegas confirmed

Follow @RedefinedRugby Black Ferns Sevens team for Las Vegas confirmed  The Black Ferns Sevens team to play the third tournament of the 2016/17 HSBC Women’s Sevens World Series in Las Vegas, starting tomorrow, has been named. Katarina Whata-Simpkins has been ruled out due to a hamstring injury so Renee Wickliffe has moved up from travelling…

Result: Force 26 v 19 Reds 02/03/17

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Western Force finished on top in their Australian derby with the Reds in Perth, winning 26-19 despite Eto Nabuli scoring a hat-trick for the Reds. The result is the Force’s first triumph of the season after they lost their opening fixture against the Waratahs in Sydney last weekend, and their first win…