Preview: Crusaders v Highlanders – 22/07/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The All Blacks-laden Crusaders should be too strong up front for the Highlanders in the quarter-final clash in Christchurch on Saturday. The Highlanders have averaged 32 points and four tries per game in 2017. They’ve averaged the most kicks from hand and the best tackle-completion  at 87%. No other side in the tournament…

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: Highlanders 40 v 17 Reds – 14/07/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Highlanders made a statement of intent ahead of the quarter-finals when they claimed a convincing 40-17 win over the Reds in Dunedin on Friday. In a fast-paced and entertaining encounter, the 2015 champions delivered a masterclass of attacking rugby and eventually outscored the Reds by six tries to three. The Highlanders dominated…

Preview: Highlanders v Reds – 14/07/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Highlanders will be determined to deliver an impressive performance when they take on the Reds in Dunedin on Friday. With the quarter-finals looming on the horizon, the 2015 champions will be hoping to make a statement of intent ahead of the play-offs by hitting their straps against the Reds who are amongst…

Result: Bulls 10 vs 17 Highlanders – 13/05/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Highlanders claimed a last-gasp 17-10 victory over the Bulls at Loftus Versfeld in Super Rugby on Saturday. A moment of individual brilliance from Malakai Fekitoa separated the sides on a wet, slippery afternoon in Pretoria. A thunderstorm just before the game and constant rain throughout made the conditions conducive to a tight…