Super Rugby is a men’s professional rugby union club competition involving teams from Australia, Fiji, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands. It previously included teams from Argentina, Japan, and South Africa. Building on various Southern Hemisphere competitions dating back to the Super Rugby Pacific Championship in 1986, with teams from a number of southern nations, […]
Bonus points are group tournament points awarded in super rugby union tournaments in addition to the standard points for winning or drawing a match. Why did SA teams leave Super Rugby? “Just the sheer size of the players, and the fact that maybe they don’t allow you to play as much rugby as you want […]
12 weeks: 10-week round-robin, two week finals series (22 matches). Eight matches per club in round-robin – four home, four away and two byes each. Two matches of Super rugby per weekend – Friday and Saturday. How many games in Super Rugby 2022? The 12 participating teams in Super rugby will not be divided into […]
In rugby union, a game lasts 80 minutes split into two 40-minute halves. Rugby sevens, on the other hand, lasts 14 minutes with the game split into two seven-minute halves. The other major rule difference is an off-field one. Rugby union matches at all levels are usually only played once a week. What are the […]
There are two main types of rugby: rugby league and rugby union. The one that’ll be played at the World Cup is rugby union. Two teams play in an 80-minute match and use an oval ball to try to score more points than the other team. What are the different styles of rugby? In general, […]
Super Rugby is a men’s professional rugby union club competition involving teams from Australia, Fiji, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands. It previously included teams from Argentina, Japan, and South Africa. What are the different types of rugby? There are two primary forms of rugby union: rugby fifteens and rugby sevens. Touch rugby, beach rugby, […]
The maiden Super Rugby Pacific title has been won by the Crusaders, who showed their class on the big stage at Auckland’s Eden Park, beating the Blues to clinch their 11th Super Rugby crown.