The Highlanders will take on the Hurricanes in the Super Rugby final next weekend, after they went to Sydney and upset the Waratahs 35-17 on Saturday night. 1,044 more words
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MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Michael Cheika has an extra week to prepare the Wallabies for their tilt at a third World Cup title after both Australia’s Super Rugby semi-finalists were dumped out of the competition at the weekend. 394 more words
Australian rugby commentator Phil Kearns has copped heavy criticism after calling last night’s Super Rugby semifinal between the Waratahs and the Highlanders.
The former Wallabies captain has been accused of one-eyed and biased commentary from all quarters after seeming to favour the Waratahs throughout the game. 81 more words
The Waratahs could host a second straight Super Rugby Final in Sydney if results go their way in the semi-finals on Saturday.
If the Brumbies succeed away in Wellington against the Hurricanes and the Waratahs hold off the Highlanders then the defending champions will get the chance to win it all again in front of their home fans. 1,200 more words