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: Bulls 33 v 41 Stormers – 15/07/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Stormers continued their momentum before the play-offs with a 41-33 victory in a topsy-turvy encounter at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday. Tries from Cheslin Kolbe, Sikhumbuzo Notshe, Dillyn Leyds, Siya Kolisi, Damian Willemse and Seabelo Senatla proved too much for the Bulls who scored through Jason Jenkins, Duncan Matthews, Piet van Zyl and…

Preview: Bulls v Stormers – 15/07/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Bulls will be desperate to salvage some pride from their season when they host the Stormers at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday. The men from Pretoria’s pride will be wounded after their latest catastrophic defeat; a 31-30 humbling by the minnows of South African rugby the Kings. They have even lost to the…

Preview: Sharks v Stormers – 27/05/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Sharks take on the Stormers in what promises to be a highly entertaining South African derby in Durban on Saturday. Both sides head into this match on the back of impressive wins last weekend with the Sharks beating the Sunwolves in Singapore while the Stormers got the better of the Blues in…

Result: Stormers 30 vs 22 Blues – 19/05/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Stormers ended their four-match winless run when they claimed a hard-fought 30-22 victory over the Blues in Cape Town on Friday. In a thrilling and uncompromising encounter, played at a frenetic pace, both sides scored three tries apiece although the Stormers finished stronger after the Blues finished the match with 14 players…

Preview: Stormers vs Blues – 19/05/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Stormers will be looking to turn around a four-match losing streak when they host the Blues at Newlands on Friday. After a humbling tour of New Zealand in which they conceded 155 points in three games, the Stormers will be desperate to prove the gulf between them and the Kiwi sides is not…

Preview: Hurricanes v Stormers – 05/05/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby Reeling from three straight losses, the last thing the Stormers would have wanted was to take on the Hurricanes in Wellington this Friday. The visitors conceded 143 points in those three games and with the ‘Canes putting 56 on the Brumbies before their bye, the signs are not looking good for the Stormers…

Preview: Crusaders vs Stormers – 22/04/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby The Crusaders and Stormers will meet remarkably for the first time in three years this Saturday at AMI Stadium in Christchurch. A one-point win for the Crusaders at the same venue three years ago proved to be a nervous contest, with both sides much-changed today since 2014, an example of the ever-changing playing…