It appears former Highlander Malakai Fekitoa will not be returning any time soon.
Tony Gilbert scored a couple of firsts in his rugby career. Now both of them are about to intertwine.
Lima Sopoaga's English club is confident the former All Black will find his best form - next season.
The Highlanders are off on two weeks' leave but the season is edging ever closer and thoughts will switch in the new year to playing the game.
Everyone knows what Ben Smith has done and still has left to do. But what about the other Ben Smith who played for Otago and the Highlanders and also turned out for Southland? Rugby writer Steve...
The Highlanders will welcome back a couple of title winners in the new year, but one of them appears to be a little battle-weary.
The march to the 2019 Highlanders season starts today and for some of the players the focus will be on getting bigger and stronger.
Some young southern talent will join the Highlanders as the franchise looks to build local stocks for the future.
A former Highlanders player is set to start at fullback for Italy when they take on the All Blacks in Rome this weekend.
Highlanders and All Black loose forward Liam Squire has missed more than half of the games he could have played in the past three seasons.
Next year's Highlanders will have the lowest representation from the South since the club's inception - including not one player from Southland.