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The 2022 Super Rugby Pacific season is the 27th season of Super Rugby, an annual rugby union competition organised by SANZAAR between teams from Australia, Fiji, New Zealand, Samoa and Tonga.

The first game of the season will now be played between newcomers Moana Pasifika and the Blues at Mt Smart Stadium in Auckland on February 18. The Chiefs will host the Highlanders in Hamilton and the Crusaders will welcome the Hurricanes to Christchurch the following day.

The revised draw has all 12 clubs travelling to Melbourne in round 10 for a “Super Round” on April 22-24. Trans-Tasman fixtures will resume in round 11.

Super Rugby Pacific : Moana Pasifika recruit two new coaches

Super Rugby Pacific expansion franchise Moana Pasifika have added two new coaches to its management staff just over a month out from the kick-off of the new competition. The side confirmed on Monday that Southland head coach Dale MacLeod and former Blues, Chiefs and Sunwolves prop Pauliasi Manu will join Moana Pasifika for its inaugural season. Together, the pair join head coach

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Crusaders and NZ Rugby announce outcome of brand review

The Crusaders and New Zealand Rugby (NZR) have today announced the outcome of a comprehensive review of the Crusaders brand. The club has presented its unique brand story to key stakeholders, which includes the introduction of a new logo, inspired by our region and the whakataukī ‘mā pango, mā whero, ka oti te mahi.’ Crusaders Chairman

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2022 Super Rugby Pacific Teams squads confirmed

The Super Rugby season has seen some big fixtures in 2022. Once you’ve watched all the weekend’s games you may need some other events to get your sporting fix, so here are a few options that may be of interest. 2022 Super Rugby Pacific Teams squads Brumbies Super Rugby Pacific Squads Props: Scott Sio, James Slipper, Tom

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England test find Joe Marchant says his Super Rugby experience

Britain test observe Joe Marchant says his Super Rugby experience with the Blues helped free him up to the conceivable outcomes of playing on the wing. Marchant, 25, made his initial imprint as a middle, making his England test debut off the seat against Wales in 2019. However, in the wake of neglecting to make the

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