The Highlanders have played the Chiefs 32 times in Super rugby since 1996 and the Highlanders have won 14 matches, drawn none and lost 18 matches.
The Highlanders 14 wins out of 32 matches gives them a record of winning 44% of their matches against the Chiefs regardless of venue.
Nine of the last 11 Super Rugby meetings between the Hurricanes and the Chiefs have been decided by margins of eight points or fewer, with the sides evenly split in that period, winning five games each and sharing one draw.
The Hurricanes are unbeaten in their last two
The Chiefs have played the Lions 17 times in Super rugby since 1998 and the Chiefs have won 12 matches, drawn 0 and lost 5 times.
The Chiefs 12 wins out of 17 matches gives them a record of winning 71% of their matches against the Lions regardless of venue.
The Chiefs continued their climb up the Super Rugby standings as they overcame the Blues 33-29 in a thrilling derby in Hamilton on Saturday.
In a hard-fought encounter, played at a frenetic pace, the Chiefs outscored their visitors by five tries to four but the Blues deserve plenty of credit as
The Chiefs have played the Blues 30 times in Super rugby since 1996 and the Chiefs have won 19 matches, drawn 1 and lost 10 times.
The Chiefs 19 wins out of 30 matches gives them a record of winning 63% of their matches against the Blues regardless of venue.
The Chiefs continued their Super Rugby revival after a horror start to the season with a dramatic 30-27 win over Argentina’s Jaguares in Buenos Aires.
Two substitutes combined to snatch the match-winning try for the New Zealanders on 78 minutes with loose forward Taleni Seu breaking from a scrum and sending
The Jaguares have played the Chiefs just two times since the team from Argentina joined Super rugby in 2016.
In those two matches the teams have won one match each. Strangely the Jaguares beat the Chiefs when they met in New Zealand and the Chiefs won when they met in Argentina.
The Bulls have made an interesting change at fullback, with Divan Rossouw being switched to the last line of defence in place of the injured Warrick Gelant.
The latter has a shoulder injury and although coach Pote Human expects him to be ready to play in the return derby against the
CHIEFS V HURRICANES ENDS IN A GRIPPING DRAW
The New Zealand Super Rugby derby saw plenty big hits and some thrilling running rugby but the Chiefs and Hurricanes played to a 23-all draw on Friday.
Both sides scored a brace of tries apiece with Damian McKenzie in fine form for the Chiefs
The Crusaders scalped the Chiefs 57-28, running riot at Christchurch Stadium, Christchurch.
Will Jordan and Codie Taylor both scored twice as Scott Robertson’s men racked up nine tries in the rout over a hapless Chiefs.
The bonus-point victory extends their home winning streak (and New Zealand derby-winning streak over the Waikato side).