Friday’s Super Rugby action saw the Crusaders come from behind yet again for another thrilling win, the Chiefs pull away at the death against the Rebels, and the Bulls proved too powerful for the Sunwolves. Highlights below, with all games updated as they happen.
On Saturday morning it was the Hurricanes vs the Highlanders and the Waratahs vs the Brumbies, with more to come later in the afternoon and evening.
SHARKS vs SOUTHERN KINGS
The Sharks battled back from a six-point half-time deficit to record a hard-fought 19-17 victory over the Kings in Durban.
LIONS vs REDS
The Lions returned to the victory trail when they claimed a deserved 44-14 victory over a 14-man Reds teams in Johannesburg on Saturday.
JAGUARES vs CHEETAHS
The Jaguares claimed their third victory over the Super Rugby season on Saturday as they beat the Cheetahs 41-14 at Vélez Sarsfield.
WARATAHS vs BRUMBIES
The Brumbies produced a late surge to score two late tries to win 28-12 against the Waratahs in Sydney on Saturday.
HURRICANES vs HIGHLANDERS
The Hurricanes claimed a bonus point victory over the Highlanders after winning 41-15 in Wellington on Saturday.
BULLS vs SUNWOLVES
The Bulls picked up their first win of the Super Rugby season as they beat the Sunwolves in Pretoria 34-21 despite having a player red carded in the 42nd minute.
REBELS vs CHIEFS
The Chiefs retained their unbeaten status when they claimed a hard-fought 27-14 win over the Rebels in Melbourne on Friday.
CRUSADERS vs BLUES
The Crusaders claimed their third successive come-from-behind win of the season when they beat the Blues 33-24 in Christchurch on Friday.