Rugby news

  • Blues: South Africa leading the way

    Blues coach Pat Lam has conceded the player drain is starting to increasingly bite in New Zealand rugby, citing the flat starts the five NZ franchises have made to the Rebel Sport Super 14.

    February 24, 2009, 1:13 pm
  • Canes look to ignite against champs

    The Hurricanes are hoping the challenge of facing the title-holding Crusaders will kick-start their 2009 Rebel Sport Super 14 campaign.

    February 24, 2009, 10:41 am
  • ARU: "Make or break time" for Sanzar

    Australian Rugby Union boss John O'Neill says next week's top-level Sanzar meeting in Dubai is "make or break time" for the rugby alliance.

    February 24, 2009, 9:46 am
  • Unbeaten Tahs wary of Highlanders

    Waratahs star Lote Tuqiri is adamant his unbeaten side will not be taking the win-less Highlanders lightly.

    February 24, 2009, 8:27 am
  • Lam's early-season baby Blues are over

    The Blues are set to welcome back their trio of new fathers for this weekend's clash with the Stormers in Cape Town.

    February 24, 2009, 7:36 am
  • Sharks have nothing to be "scared of"

    Sharks coach John Plumtree says while the South Africans will have to be on top form in their New Zealand leg of the Rebel Sport Super 14, the first-up clash against the Chiefs is not something his side "should be scared of".

    February 24, 2009, 7:00 am
  • Battered Crusaders take aim at Hurricanes

    The depleted Crusaders will have little respite this week, with just four days to regroup before hosting the Hurricanes.

    February 24, 2009, 6:22 am
  • Watson: Super 14 referees on the mark

    Sanzar's much-debate merit-based referee's panel has been backed for its correct implementation of the IRB's experimental law variations.

    February 23, 2009, 12:38 pm
  • Fittler: It's time to exploit rugby union

    League icon Brad Fittler says the 13-man code should do all it can to take advantage of big-money short-term offers rugby is set to make for its brightest stars.

    February 23, 2009, 11:26 am

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AUS Conference

Rank Team W D L BP Points
1 Brumbies 5 0 4 6 26
2 Waratahs 5 0 3 3 23
3 Rebels 4 0 4 3 19
4 Force 1 0 8 5 9
5 Reds 1 0 7 3 7

NZL Conference

Rank Team W D L BP Points
1 Hurricanes 7 0 1 5 33
2 Chiefs 7 0 2 4 32
3 Highlanders 6 0 2 4 28
4 Crusaders 4 0 5 4 20
5 Blues 1 0 8 7 11

SAF Conference

Rank Team W D L BP Points
1 Stormers 6 0 3 2 26
2 Bulls 5 0 3 4 24
3 Lions 5 0 4 1 21
4 Sharks 4 0 5 4 20
5 Cheetahs 3 0 5 1 13

Overall Standings

Rank Team W D L BP Points
1 Hurricanes 7 0 1 5 33
2 Stormers 6 0 3 2 26
3 Brumbies 5 0 4 6 26
4 Chiefs 7 0 2 4 32
5 Highlanders 6 0 2 4 28
6 Bulls 5 0 3 4 24
7 Waratahs 5 0 3 3 23
8 Lions 5 0 4 1 21
9 Crusaders 4 0 5 4 20
10 Sharks 4 0 5 4 20
11 Rebels 4 0 4 3 19
12 Cheetahs 3 0 5 1 13
13 Blues 1 0 8 7 11
14 Force 1 0 8 5 9
15 Reds 1 0 7 3 7