Three home wins across the weekend and one draw despite Super Point extra-time ... and we saw some golden moments but what did the stats say?
The Hurricanes continued their winning ways when they defeated the Highlanders 17-11 in their Super Rugby Aotearoa clash on Sunday.
Western Force let slip a 14-point lead on their comeback to the top tier of Australian rugby as the Waratahs claimed a 23-14 victory on Saturday.
The Crusaders came from behind to maintain their one hundred percent record in Super Rugby Aotearoa thus far following a 26-15 triumph over the Blues in Christchurch.
The Rebels and the Reds fought to a 18-all draw on Friday in Sydney in their Super Rugby AU clash.
The Western Force are back! It is a tough ask but the men from the West will be pumped and eager to impress as we check their previous Super Rugby form...
With Super Rugby Aotearoa and Australia now up and running we had four matches to enjoy and the teams and players did not disappoint... what did the stats say?
Despite playing with 14 men for the final 15 minutes, the Hurricanes were too good for the Chiefs, winning 25-18 in their Super Rugby Aotearoa clash in Hamilton on Sunday.
The Brumbies found themselves on the receiving end of an impressive second-half fightback from the Rebels before recovering to secure a 31-23 victory in their Super Rugby AU opener in Canberra.
The Crusaders stunned the Highlanders with two tries at the death to ultimately seal a dominant 40-20 win at the Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin.
The Reds overcame a tenacious Waratahs side to kick off Australia's Super Rugby AU competition with a hard-fought 32-26 victory in Brisbane.
Super Rugby is back in Australia! Super Rugby AU kicks-off on 3 July when the Reds host their old enemy the Waratahs in Brisbane.
After two away wins in Round #3 Opta Sports has crunched the numbers to see who were the standout performers...
The Blues and Crusaders lead the way in Super Rugby Aotearoa at present but it is the Highlanders who rule the lineout...
The Crusaders edged the Chiefs 18-13 in a wet and tense affair in their Super Rugby Aotearoa clash in Christchurch on Sunday.
The Blues sealed their third straight victory in Super Rugby Aotearoa with a nail biting 27-24 triumph over the Highlanders at Eden Park.
Super Rugby Aotearoa kicked off with law variations and a clamp down by referees at the breakdown so how have teams coped at the ruck and securing quick ball?
Teams need an effective bench these days and some players have a reputation for being effective replacements...who are they?
After two away wins in Round #2 Opta Sports has crunched the numbers to see who were the standout performers...
All Black fly-half Richie Mo'unga was superb in the Crusaders' 39-25 win over the Hurricanes in their opening Super Rugby Aoteatoa match in Wellington on Sunday.