ODT Online rugby contributor Jeff Cheshire rates the
Highlanders after their 35-18 loss to the Bulls.
This Saturday's confrontation against the Brumbies is another
gauge for the improving but youthful Blues squad.
He's started just one test for the Wallabies at five-eighth,
but James O'Connor will be given first crack at the British
and Irish Lions in the hotly-contested No 10 jumper.
Southern regained the Cavanagh Trophy when it beat University
A 53-19 in Dunedin premier club rugby on Saturday.
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