A chaotic first half has the Highlanders down by 2, can they come back and secure sixth spot in the second period?
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.
The Crusaders have cantered to a 45-22 victory over the Highlanders to celebrate Wyatt Crockett's 200th match milestone in Christchurch.
The Crusaders have beaten the Highlanders 45-22 in their Super Rugby clash in Christchurch this evening.
Highlanders tighthead prop Siate Tokolahi will not play in tomorrow night’s southern derby against the Crusaders.
All Blacks captain Kieran Read will return to the Crusaders lineup for their Super Rugby clash against the Highlanders on Friday after recovering from back surgery.
Openside flanker James Lentjes has been charged with helping to re-energise the Highlanders when they clash with the Crusaders in Christchurch tomorrow night.
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.
The horse trading is under way in Super Rugby with speculation mounting the Highlanders are about to land a new All Black.
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.