Usually it is the try scorers who get most of the credit for a five-pointer, but there is usually someone else to thank when a player dots down for five points, particularly if all the hard work has already been done in the build-up.
SANZAAR has announced the referee appointments for Week #14 of the 2018 Super Rugby season.
The Super Rugby Team of the Week has representatives from nine of the teams with try machine and Hurricanes wing Ben Lam Player of the Week.
The Stormers’ play-off hopes were dealt a massive blow as they succumbed to a 15-9 defeat against the Chiefs at Newlands on Saturday.
The Bulls secured a hard-fought 39-33 victory over the Sharks at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday to move in to ninth place on the standings.
The Highlanders got their Super Rugby campaign back on track when they claimed a hard-fought 39-27 victory over the Lions in Dunedin on Saturday.
The Sunwolves claimed their first victory of the season when they beat the Reds 63-28 in an entertaining encounter in Tokyo on Saturday.
The Crusaders were given an almighty scare by the Waratahs before securing a hard-fought 31-29 win in their Super Rugby clash in Christchurch on Saturday.
The Melbourne Rebels claimed a crucial come-from-behind 27-24 victory over the Brumbies at GIO Stadium in Canberra on Saturday evening.
The Hurricanes got the job done but were made to work hard for their 36-15 bonus-point victory over the Blues at Eden Park on Friday.
The Melbourne Rebels began the 2018 campaign faster than most of their rivals, and though they’ve fallen away in recent rounds there’s been one player who has kept the momentum going.
SANZAAR has announced the referee appointments for Week #13 of the 2018 Super Rugby season.
SANZAAR is planning a secure and exciting future for Super Rugby and The Rugby Championship. Recent media reports on the future are unsubstantiated speculation and simply wrong.
The Stormers continued with their fine recent form when they beat the Bulls 29-17 in their Super Rugby clash at Newlands on Saturday.
The Sharks secured a convincing 38-12 bonus-point victory over the Highlanders in Super Rugby action at Kings Park in Durban on Saturday.
Ben Lam led the way with a hat-trick of tries as the Hurricanes secured a deserved 28-19 victory over the Lions in Wellington on Saturday.
The Blues returned to the victory trail when they claimed a 24-21 win over the Waratahs in their Super Rugby clash in Sydney on Saturday.
The Jaguares’ superb run of form shows no sign of abating after they claimed a shock 23-19 victory over the Chiefs in Rotorua on Friday.
The Crusaders inflicted a fifth successive defeat on the Melbourne Rebels with a 55-10 victory at AAMI Park in Melbourne on Friday.