Augustine Pulu scampered in for two tries in two minutes to steer the Chiefs to a 34-20 win over South Africa's Bulls on Friday.
Chiefs coach Dave Rennie has hit out at what he describes as a "season-defining" mistake by match officials late in their Super Rugby loss to the Hurricanes.
Melissa Woods The Melbourne Rebels are still unclear on the severity of flanker Sean McMahon's hip injury suffered in their one-point Super Rugby win over the Chiefs.
Roy Ward The Rebels take on the Chiefs at AAMI Park on Saturday night.
Evan Pegden The All Blacks have never lost when Aaron Cruden has started at five-eighth. They will have to do without him to defend their World Cup crown.
Even Pegden All Blacks and Chiefs five-eighth Aaron Cruden is understood to have suffered a serious knee injury which could threaten his Rugby World Cup participation.
WELLINGTON, April 17 AAP - The Chiefs have delivered the Crusaders their second brutal lesson of the season, winning 26-9 in Christchurch to take top spot in the Super Rugby standings.
The Chiefs have maintained their Super Rugby momentum, scoring a late try on the way to closing out a 23-16 win over the bottom-of-the-table Blues in Hamilton.
The Chiefs have overcome some heavy pressure and poor discipline to grind out a 37-27 Super Rugby win over the Cheetahs in Hamilton, with Sonny Bill Williams looking in good touch on his return from concussion.
Sharks hooker Bismarck du Plessis was suspended for four weeks on Sunday after kicking an opponent during his team's narrow Super Rugby victory over the Chiefs in Durban on Saturday, SANZAR said.
Three players were sent off during the first half as the Sharks edged the Chiefs 12-11 in a bruising Super Rugby clash in Durban.
Evan Pegden First-five at his creative best as the Chiefs hand the Stormers their first loss of the Super Rugby season.
Evan Pegden Highlanders win thrilling Super Rugby match with Chiefs 20-17 in Hamilton.
Waikato Stadium, Hamilton, Saturday 5.35pm (AEST)
Evan Pegden The Chiefs have made 11 changes to their starting XV to take on the Crusaders in a key New Zealand Conference derby at Waikato Stadium on Saturday night, including four positional switches.
Richard Knowler The clock is ticking for Dan Carter and Israel Dagg to be fit in time for Saturday's clash with the Chiefs.