Hookersare supposed to throw the ball into the lineout, rake the ball back, get round the field and make the tackles.
Southern is back on top of the standings thanks to a comfortable 39-20 win against Taieri.
The top two sides in the Otago premier schools competition consolidated their spots at the top of the standings at the weekend.
The Highlanders know how to score points; they just need to learn how to stop conceding them as the Crusaders loom.
Rob Thompson's white-hot form is no accident, drawing on the loss of his father to make a statement.
The Brumbies have moved nine points clear at the top of Super Rugby's Australian conference with victory over the Jaguares in Buenos Aires.
Wing Sibusiso Nkosi scored a fine solo try as the Sharks produced a colossal defensive effort to defeat the Stormers in their Super Rugby clash at King’s Park.
The Hurricanes are back up to second on the New Zealand conference, but they had to work hard for their 34-20 victory at Loftus.
The competition was watching closely for signs of complacency from the Crusaders.
Fears the Waratahs might break the Aussie hoodoo against NZ Super Rugby sides this season proved short-lived last night.
John McGlashan College and King's High School remain unbeaten in the Otago premier schools competition.
See how the action unfolded in the Highlanders' game against the Waratahs at Forsyth Barr Stadium.
In a day of mixed results, Premier Rugby teams stepped up their game across the board.
Queensland Reds coach Nick Stiles has taken aim at his side's listless performance after last night's 40-26 capitulation to the Western Force.
When the Blues look back on their season, this 16-16 draw against the Chiefs will be seen as yet another wasted opportunity.
Harbour players Ewan Brumwell, Giorgio Bower, Logan Allen and Aidan Spence show off the club’s commemorative jersey at Watson Park yesterday.
The Otago premier schools competition format has been rejigged to squeeze in the games which were postponed last weekend.
Does anyone still get up to watch games in the middle of the night? Molly Hamilton does.
Ben Smith wanted to play for the Highlanders against the British and Irish Lions but his country called.
Surely it must happen — one of the most unwanted records in the sport must be broken.