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Thursday Feb 19, 2015

Super Rugby review and preview from a New Zealand perspective

Super Rugby is under way and on Friday Round 2 kicks off with another serving of fascinating fixtures. For those interested in the New Zealand take on things, here is a look at the Sky Sport NZ show The Breakdown, hosted by Scotty Sumo Stevenson, and featuring legends Ian Jones, Jeff Wilson and Justin Marshall.

Above is their review of the opening weekend, looking at the upsets, the highs and lows and the star performers, including Sonny Bill Williams and young Damian McKenzie for the Chiefs.

After the review, you can see a preview of Round 2 below, as the guys look ahead and ask the big questions – How will the Highlanders go in their first hit-out of the season? Can the Blues and the Crusaders bounce back, and can the Hurricanes continue to pick up vital points on the road?

Also, a look at the biggest clash of Friday, the Chiefs vs the Brumbies.

The videos are over twelve minutes each but if you have a bit of time and want to hear the thoughts of All Blacks that have been there, done that and literally worn the shirt, they’re well worth watching.

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