The Lions thumped the Stormers 52-31 after amassing 31 points in the first-half in Saturday's South African Super Rugby derby at Ellis Park.
The Chiefs secured their fourth successive Super Rugby victory when they beat the Blues 21-19 in a hard-fought derby triumph in Hamilton.
The Waratahs proved too strong for the Sunwolves as they claimed a deserved 50-29 victory in their Super Rugby clash in Tokyo on Saturday.
The Brumbies came back from 15-0 down to claim a 45-21 bonus-point win over the Reds in an entertaining derby in Canberra on Saturday.
A converted try from Ngani Laumape in the final play of the game helped the Hurricanes edge out the Sharks 38-37 in Napier on Friday.
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SANZAAR has announced the referee appointments for Week #8 of the 2018 Super Rugby season.
The Super Rugby Team of the Week has representatives from 10 of the teams in a weekend that saw four away victories in the six-match round. Once again Chiefs fly-half Damian McKenzie put in a huge all-round performance to be Player of the Week.
The Crusaders picked up their fourth win of the Super Rugby season on Sunday as they edged the Lions 14-8 at Ellis Park in Johannesburg.
Adriaan Strauss marked his record-breaking appearance with a hat-trick as the Bulls beat the Stormers 33-23 at Loftus on Saturday.
The Sharks ended a two-match losing streak when they secured a deserved 63-40 victory over the Blues at Eden Park in Auckland on Saturday.
The Waratahs continued with their impressive recent form when they secured a 24-17 win over the Brumbies in their Australian Canberra on Saturday.
The Chiefs continued with their impressive recent form when they claimed a deserved 27-22 victory over the Highlanders in Hamilton on Friday.
The Hurricanes consolidated their position among the tournament's frontrunners when they claimed an impressive 50-19 win over the Rebels in Melbourne on Friday.
SANZAAR has announced the referee appointments for Week #7 of the 2018 Super Rugby season.
The Super Rugby Team of the Week has representatives from 9 of the teams with the Chiefs and Jaguares leading the way with three players each.
The Stormers secured back-to-back Super Rugby victories with a hard-fought 25-19 win over the Reds at Newlands in Cape Town on Saturday.
The Jaguares claimed a massive Super Rugby scalp when they defeated the Lions 49-35 at Estadio Jose Amalfitano in Buenos Aires on Saturday.
The Hurricanes got the job done but were made to graft for their 29-12 win over the Highlanders in their New Zealand derby in Wellington on Saturday.
A superb all-round performance ensured a deserved 61-10 victory for the Chiefs as they outclassed the Sunwolves in Tokyo on Saturday.