The Chiefs are undefeated in their last 15 games against the Blues in Super Rugby (W14, D1); winning their last three clashes against the Auckland side.
The Blues have won just two of their last 35 Super Rugby fixtures against opposition from New Zealand (D1, L32), both victories
The Bulls have won five of their six Super Rugby meetings with the Rebels (L1), their solitary defeat in that run coming by just one point, at AAMI Park in June 2015.
The Rebels have won four of their last five home games in Super Rugby (L1), the
The Crusaders put on an attacking masterclass to score seven tries and a 45-13 win over the Vodacom Bulls in Pretoria on Friday.
The Bulls went into this game with a lot to prove. The last time they hosted the Crusaders in 2017, they leaked 62 points and 10 tries. Afterwards,
The Melbourne Rebels claimed a 30-24 victory over the Queensland Reds in an Australian derby at AAMI Park on Friday.
The Reds took a 3-0 lead in the fifth minute when Rebels fly-half Quade Cooper was penalised for offside and opposite number Bryce Hegarty made no mistake from the tee.
The Hurricanes’ dominance over the Blues continued as they beat their Kiwi counterparts 22-12 in Friday's New Zealand derby at Eden Park.
The win is the Hurricanes’ eighth successive one over the Blues, and their fifth in a row in Auckland. Ben Lam, Jordie Barrett and Beauden Barrett scored the Canes’
The Brumbies have won all their previous three Super Rugby games against the Sunwolves, scoring an average of 46 points per game in that time.
The Brumbies have won six of their last seven Super Rugby games at home, including their last four on the bounce; the last
The Lions have won their last four Super Rugby games on the bounce against the NSW Waratahs, this after having lost six games in succession against them prior to that run.
The Lions have won 10 of their last 12 Super Rugby games against Australian opposition but were
The Sharks have won two of their last three Super Rugby games against the Chiefs and will now be looking to snare back-to-back wins against them for the first time since 2008-09.
The Chiefs have won their last four Super Rugby games against the Sharks when hosting on
The Bulls have won five of their last six Super Rugby matches against the Crusaders at home (L1); though, they succumbed to a 62-24 defeat in their last such fixture.
The Bulls have won only one of their last 12 Super Rugby games against New Zealand opposition, and
The Rebels have won three of their last four Super Rugby matches at home against the Reds (L1), including a 26-point win in their last such fixture, their biggest ever victory over the Reds in the competition.
The Reds have one Super Rugby victory from their last 11