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Crusaders already eyeing next triumph

Aug 5, 2018

Crusaders already eyeing next triumph

The Canterbury Crusaders had hardly begun to celebrate their back-to-back Super Rugby titles when they put the spotlight on completing a three-peat next year. The Crusaders were too smart and too clinical for the Golden Lions in Christchurch on Saturday as they won this year's ...

Crusaders, Lions set up rematch for Super Rugby title

Jul 29, 2018

Crusaders, Lions set up rematch for Super Rugby title

The Crusaders are back in the Super Rugby final seeking a record-extending ninth title. The Lions are back still searching for a first. New Zealand's Crusaders and South Africa's Lions set up a repeat of last year's decider with convincing semifinal wins at home on ...

Sunwolves optimistic despite tough season

Jul 17, 2018

Sunwolves optimistic despite tough season

by Kaz Nagatsuka

The Sunwolves entered their third season in Super Rugby with a lofty goal of finishing in the top five in the standings. However, the team had a league-worst 3-13 record in the 2018 campaign. Nonetheless, the players insisted that it was a meaningful season that would ...

Reds clobber Sunwolves in season finale

Jul 13, 2018

Reds clobber Sunwolves in season finale

The Sunwolves' 2018 Super Rugby season came to a close in controversy Friday as they lost 48-27 to the Reds at Brisbane's Suncorp Stadium. For the second week running against Australian opposition, the Sunwolves (3-13) had a player sent from the field just before the ...

Waratahs pulverize Sunwolves, advance to Super Rugby playoffs

Jul 7, 2018

Waratahs pulverize Sunwolves, advance to Super Rugby playoffs

The New South Wales Waratahs clinched first place in Super Rugby's Australian Conference in emphatic fashion on Saturday with a 77-25 win over the Sunwolves. The win guaranteed the Waratahs a place in the playoffs beginning in two weeks, while the Sunwolves will finish in ...