The season started with a bang and there has been plenty of close ones but Owaka finally got back into the winner's circle last Saturday.
Otago winger Jona Nareki has been named in the All Blacks Sevens squad to defend the World Cup in San Francisco later this month.
The Crusaders are top of the pile and are good at what they do but there is no way the Highlanders are going to turn into them.
Via Wellington, Canberra and Melbourne, big prop Tyrel Lomax is feeling right at home in the South.
After a 28-year wait, every Englishman just wants a pint, a win and a bit of atmosphere. But in Dunedin? Sorry, no can do.
Former World champion Greg Henderson says he can not comment on Tour de France champion Chris Froome defending his title - as he simply can not understand how the British rider is lining up.
The Highlanders are likely to be without some key players for the match against the Rebels this Saturday.
The Highlanders have made the playoffs, but they could be heading seemingly anywhere in the first week of the finals.
Highlanders coach Aaron Mauger says his side took a step forward last night but needs to learn how to be clinical.
Not bad but not quite good enough.
Clyde-Earnscleugh is hoping to finish the season with a bang, hoping to go back-to-back over its nearest rival.
When opportunity knocks, the door must be opened - actually, almost thrown off its hinges.
Highlanders tighthead prop Siate Tokolahi will not play in tomorrow night’s southern derby against the Crusaders.
Luke Whitelock is going home on Friday.
Highlanders coach Aaron Mauger is confident his side will hit back this week as it heads to Christchurch for a tough match against the Crusaders.
Former Otago and All Black prop Mark Irwin has died.
The horse trading is under way in Super Rugby with speculation mounting the Highlanders are about to land a new All Black.
The Highlanders were thrilled with the Fijian experience except for one thing - the game.
Apparently, it was a commercial success but memo to the Highlanders — it is about the scoreboard, not the balance sheet. Too many more like this and they will have a very red balance sheet.
An appalling first half from the Highlanders led to the Chiefs chalking up a commanding 45-22 win in Suva last night.