Hurricanes captain TJ Perenara praised his side's defence after they booked a spot in the Super Rugby final at the expense of the Chiefs.
A masterclass at flyhalf from Beauden Barrett saw the Hurricanes beat the Chiefs in their Super Rugby semi-final in Wellington.
Chiefs head coach Dave Rennie has embraced the underdog tag with open arms as they prepare to face the Hurricanes in Wellington on Saturday.
Chiefs centre Seta Tamanivalu will start in Saturday's semi-final against the Hurricanes after being told he would be out for weeks.
Chiefs boss Dave Rennie has made three changes to his starting XV for Saturday's semi-final against the Hurricanes in Wellington.
Dane Coles is making a desperate bid to play in Saturday's semi-final against the Chiefs, according to New Zealand media reports.
Chiefs boss Dave Rennie is not interested in becoming an All Blacks assistant coach to help him gain the top job after the 2019 Rugby World Cup.
Chiefs flank Sam Cane and centre Seta Tamanivalu will be available for Saturday's Super Rugby semi-final against the Hurricanes in Wellington.
South Africa’s Jaco Peyper will referee the Lions’ Super Rugby semi-final against the Highlanders in Johannesburg.
The Lions and Highlanders chances of winning Vodacom Super Rugby depend so heavily on the Chiefs knocking over the Hurricanes.
Ex-Bok coach Nick Mallett says the gulf between the New Zealand teams and the rest of the Super Rugby participants is significant.
Chiefs boss Dave Rennie couldn't hide his delight after his side's victory over the Stormers secured them a place in the semi-finals.
The Chiefs might be the lowest seeded of the Super Rugby semi-finalists but captain Aaron Cruden insisted his side are anything but underdogs.
After the completion of the four quarter-finals the composition of the Super Rugby semi-finals has been confirmed.
The injury-hit Hurricanes and Chiefs face being without their talismanic captains for their Super Rugby semi-final clash.