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NZR boss Robinson responds to referee abuse

New Zealand Rugby CEO Mark Robinson has come out in staunch support of referee Ben O'Keeffe, after the whistleblower revealed he had received death threats following the Super Rugby Pacific final on Saturday night.

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Crusaders in seventh heaven with Super Rugby triumph over Chiefs (01:30)
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Super Rugby Final line-ups

It's finally here, the Super Rugby Pacific Final. After 17 weeks of rugby, played between 12 teams and across four nations we're down to the final two; the Crusaders and the Chiefs. Who'll be crowned Super Rugby Pacific champion 2023?

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Chiefs edge past brave Brumbies to book spot in decider (01:30)
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106dSam Bruce

0-14: Why the Brumbies are up against more than just the Chiefs

It's the incredible stat hanging over the Brumbies ahead of their semifinal against the Chiefs in Hamilton this weekend, a dark cloud that has engulfed Australia's Super Rugby cohort throughout the competition's 27-year history.

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Chiefs topple gallant Reds to make Semi Final (01:30)
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Reds denied Super history by Chief McKenzie's boot

The Queensland Reds have scored three tries to two but lost 29-20 to the Chiefs, Damian McKenzie's perfect boot denying them a slice of history in their Super Rugby Pacific quarter-final.

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Chiefs claim top spot after defeating Brumbies 31-21 (01:30)
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127dLiam Napier

Super Rugby Pacific integrity issues slapping punters in the face

Two weeks out from the Super Rugby Pacific playoffs and interest should, in theory at least, ratchet up several notches from here. But the competition, and its stewards, are playing supporters for fools -- Liam Napier writes.

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Chiefs back to winning ways amidst torrential rain in Hamilton (01:30)
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143dBrittany Mitchell

Super -- Not So Super -- Rd11: Lolesio, Gordon throw down gauntlet

Sunday afternoon footy comes back with a bang with Noah Lolesio and Carter Gordon putting on a show in Melbourne, meanwhile Moana came within a whisker of their first victory and the Waratahs earned their first win over the Reds in four matches.

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Chiefs beat Highlanders to stretch Super Rugby streak

Flyhalf Damian McKenzie and fullback Shaun Stevenson led the Chiefs counter-attacking game as the Hamilton-based team beat the Dunedin-based Highlanders 52-28 to extend their winning start to the season in Super Rugby Pacific to 10 matches.

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146dBrittany Mitchell

Friday Five: McLennan eyes world domination, Folau returns

In stories you may have missed this week, Hamish McLennan considers a role with World Rugby, the idea of a Super Rugby draft is kicked around and Israel Folau is set to return to Twickenham.

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Chiefs unbeaten run continues (01:30)
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153dBrittany Mitchell

Rugby Friday Five: McLennan sends another message NRL's way

Rugby Australia chairman Hamish McLennan couldn't help but send another barb NRL's way after announcing the code's $8.2 million surplus, while Scott Robertson said he's open to overseas selection when he takes over as All Blacks coach.

112dESPN Staff

Super Rugby Pacific: Quarterfinal teams, verdicts, odds

Just eight teams remain in Super Rugby Pacific as we arrive at quarterfinal week, where all but one game looks like a one-way traffic. Stay across all the weekend's line-ups, team news and odds here.

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125dESPN Staff

Super Rugby Pacific: R14 teams, verdicts, odds

The race for the finals is heating up with plenty of teams jostling for a position in the top 8. Stay across all the weekend's line-ups, team news and odds here.

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118dESPN Staff

Super Rugby Pacific: R15 teams, verdicts, odds

It's finally here, the final round of the Super Rugby Pacific season and there's still plenty on the line as we begin to prepare for the finals series. Stay across all the weekend's line-ups, team news and odds here.

154dESPN Staff

Super Rugby Pacific: Rd 10 teams, verdicts, odds

After three bye weekends we're finally back to a full slate of match-ups in Round 10 as the fight for a top eight spot truly begins. Stay across all the weekend's line-ups, team news and odds here.

2023 Top ScorersSuper Rugby Pacific

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2023 RankingsSuper Rugby Pacific

  • CHIEF3rd
    Tries Scored 1st Hurricanes : 70 Tries Scored
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    1st 226 points