Highlanders prop Daniel Lienert-Brown is happy to say bigger is proving to be better.
Players in tonight's match in Tokyo should be extra careful of giving away penalties as it could be costly.
Southern will get a good measure of where it is at when it faces Green Island at Bathgate Park tomorrow.
Homophobic slurs are still commonplace in the game and the main problem appears to stem from those who say they do not believe such slurs cause any harm.
More than a week has passed since Racing Minister Winston Peters announced the latest reforms for the racing industry.
The Saints ran away from the Southland Sharks in the battle of the two big guns in an NBL match in Wellington last night.
Trainer Tony Barron hopes tomorrow's Southern Supremacy Stakes Final at Ascot Park turns into survival of the fittest.
The two unbeaten sides will face each other in Balclutha tomorrow as the battle to get top spot goes on the line in the Southern regional club competition.
And now for something completely different on the Central Otago rugby scene - one Cromwell team, the Goats, takes on another from the town, the Cavaliers, in tomorrow's feature contest.