Preview: Stormers v Chiefs – 22/07/17

Follow @RedefinedRugby An attack-minded Stormers side will be hard-pressed to live with a more polished Chiefs outfit in the quarter-final at Newlands on Saturday. The Stormers went down 60-21 to the Chiefs in the quarter-final at Newlands last year. Afterwards, coach Robbie Fleck let rip at the tournament format. The Stormers did not face the…

2017 Super Rugby Quarter-finalists decided

Follow @RedefinedRugby Semi-finals The semi-final host teams will be the highest ranked winners from the respective quarter-finals. Semi-final 1: Winner QF 1 v Winner QF 4 Semi-final 2: Winner QF 2 v Winner QF 3 So Possible Scenarios : SF 1 Lions vs Brumbies-Hurricanes  / Hurricanes vs Sharks / Brumbies vs Sharks SF 2 Crusaders vs Stormers-Chiefs  / Stormers vs Highlanders / Chiefs vs Highlanders

Result: Chiefs 28 v 10 Brumbies – 15/07/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Chiefs completed their regular season’s fixtures with an impressive 28-10 victory over the Brumbies in Hamilton on Saturday. The home side dominated for large periods and eventually outscored the Brumbies three tries to one with Damian McKenzie leading the way with an 18-point haul courtesy of a try, three penalties and two…

Preview: Chiefs v Brumbies – 15/07/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Chiefs clash with the Brumbies in their final regular season home game of the season at FMG Stadium, Hamilton on Saturday. The significance of this contest will only truly be realised retrospectively. It could be the last time Dave Rennie leads his team into battle in Waikato and the last performance at…

Result: Blues 16 v 16 Chiefs – 26/05/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Blues and Chiefs could not be separated as they played out a 16-16 draw in their Super Rugby clash at Eden Park on Friday. Rieko Ioane scored the Blues’ only try while the Chiefs crossed through Damian McKenzie and Johnny Faauli, with this result a setback. The Chiefs are now nine points behind…

Preview: Blues v Chiefs – 26/05/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Chiefs will be looking to make it 12 successive Super Rugby wins over the Blues when the two teams meet at Eden Park on Friday. Super Rugby makes such little sense that fifth spot is where three Kiwi teams hope they will end up, knowing it is the softest route to advancing…

Preview: Chiefs vs Crusaders – 19/05/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Crusaders will hope to make it a perfect dozen of Super Rugby wins this season when they take on the Chiefs in Suva, Fiji, on Friday. It’s been a remarkable campaign to date for the seven-time champions and last week’s impressive victory over the champion Hurricanes was further evidence that they are…