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Lowly Blues humble Lions

Dejected Lions players walk from the field after their 22-16 loss to the Blues at Eden Park.

Auckland Blues five-eighth Ihaia West scored a brilliant 75th-minute try to consign the British and Irish Lions to a 22-16 loss in the second game of their 10-match tour of New Zealand at Eden Park on Wednesday.

Hurricanes crowned Super Rugby champions

Long time coming: The Hurricanes have finally taken out the big prize.

Five-eighth Beauden Barrett dived on a loose ball with a little over 11 minutes remaining to score a try that sealed the Wellington Hurricanes' first Super Rugby title.

Lions thrash listless Blues

On the prowl: Armand Van Der Merwe charges for the Lions against the Blues at Emirates Airline Park.

The Blues' Super Rugby season has suffered a serious setback with 43-5 loss to the Lions in soggy Johannesburg.

Lions keep Stormers at bay

Match winner: Faf de Klerk celebrates his try with Lions teammates during the Super Rugby match against the Stormers at ...

Quick thinking by replacement halfback Faf de Klerk handed the Lions a crucial 29-22 victory over the Stormers in a brutal South African Super Rugby derby at Ellis Park.