All Blacks loose forward Liam Messam will put his Super Rugby career on hold in a bid to win a sevens gold for NZ in Rio.
The Chiefs have announced their team to play the Highlanders in a Super Rugby qualifier in Dunedin.
Highlanders co-captain Nasi Manu and centre Malakai Fekitoa will return from injury for their Super Rugby playoff against the Chiefs.
South Africa’s Jaco Peyper will referee the Stormers’ Super Rugby qualifier against the Brumbies at Newlands.
The Chiefs have suffered a major blow as they prepare for next weekend's Super Rugby playoff against the Highlanders.
Chiefs centre Sonny Bill Williams has been issued with a citing commissioner warning for committing a dangerous tackle.
The table-topping Hurricanes came from behind to beat the Chiefs in at Yarrow Stadim in New Plymouth on Saturday.
The Chiefs booked their spot in the 2015 Super Rugby playoffs with victory over the Reds in Brisbane.
The Highlanders have confirmed their spot in the 2015 Super Rugby playoffs with a comprehensive win over the Chiefs in Invercargill.
Former South African Test referee Jonathan Kaplan says one of the Chiefs tries against the Bulls should not have stood.
Despite Friday's loss to the Chiefs, Bulls coach Frans Ludeke remains optimistic that his side will bounce back on tour.
See how the action unfolded in the Super Rugby match between the Chiefs and Bulls from Rotorua.
The Bulls' Super Rugby playoffs hopes suffered a blow when they went down to the Chiefs in their clash in Rotorua.
The Bulls have identified the breakdown as a key area in their Super Rugby clash against the Chiefs in Rotorua.
The Bulls won't have to contend with the silky skills of Sonny Bill Williams in their Super Rugby clash in Rotorua.