Reigning Super Rugby champions Highlanders have named former New Zealand flyhalf Tony Brown as their coach for the 2017 season.
The Hurricanes have beaten the Highlanders in their New Zealand derby in Wellington.
The Highlanders kept their hopes of defending their Vodacom Super Rugby title alive with a bonus-point victory over the Crusaders in Dunedin.
Defending Super Rugby champions, the Highlanders, have sounded a warning to their rivals by beating the Chiefs in Hamilton.
Try-scoring machine Waisake Naholo is poised return to the Highlanders to spice up this weekend's showdown when they take on the Chiefs.
The Highlanders got back to winning ways and added to the Brumbies' woes with victory in their Super Rugby clash in Invercargill.
Highlanders centre Jason Emery has been suspended for four weeks after a mid-air collision with Sharks fullback Willie le Roux.
Highlanders centre Jason Emery has apologised to Sharks fullback Willie le Roux after a mid-air collision in their Super Rugby clash.
Jason Emery of the Highlanders will appear at a SANZAAR Judicial Hearing after being red carded for foul play against the Sharks.
Highlanders centre Jason Emery will appear before a SANZAAR hearing after receiving a red card in his side’s loss to the Sharks.
The Sharks escaped with a narrow victory against a 14-man Highlanders side in their Vodacom Super Rugby clash in Dunedin.
See how the action unfolded in the Super Rugby match between the Highlanders and Sharks from Dunedin.
Sharks director of rugby Gary Gold has named his side to face the Highlanders in Dunedin.
Ben Smith will make a welcome return to the Highlanders this week after sitting out their surprise Super Rugby loss to the Reds due to concussion.
Hurricanes coach Chris Boyd believes his assistant John Plumtree won't be leaving Wellington to take over at the Highlanders.