Westpac Stadium, Saturday 5.35pm (AEST)
Lock Blade Thomson provided the finish to two counter-attacks to help the Hurricanes keep their Super Rugby play-off hopes alive with a 16-9 win over the Crusaders in Wellington.
Waikato Stadium, Hamilton, Friday 5.35pm (AEST)
The Chiefs snapped a three-match losing streak to keep their Super Rugby hopes alive with a hard-fought 24-16 win over the Hurricanes at Waikato Stadium in Hamilton on Friday.
Toby Robson Ma'a Nonu return and the confirmation of Beauden Barrett's decision to stay put are set to counter balance any fall out should the Hurricanes' Super Rugby play-off drought stretch into its sixth year.
Toby Robson Super Rugby's defending champions, the Chiefs, suddenly have some work to do after toppling out of the top six with a 45-8 loss to the Hurricanes in Wellington on Saturday night.
Eden Park, Auckland, Saturday 5.35pm (AEST)
Jerome Kaino boomed out his All Blacks credentials as the Blues dealt the Hurricanes' Super Rugby playoff hopes a blow with a 37-24 win in Auckland.
All Blacks' flyhalves Aaron Cruden and Beauden Barrett will have more time to stake a claim for the starting role with Dan Carter not expected to return to the side until at least the final two...
AMI Stadium, Christchurch, Friday 5.35pm (AEDT)
Tim Bateman will make his first Hurricanes appearance this season in one of four starting changes to the team to face the Crusaders.
Chris Dutton The ACT Brumbies harnessed the pain of David Pocock’s season-ending injury to help them deliver the best win of the season.
Livewire winger Alapati Leiua fended off five tacklers in a brilliant individual try to lift the Wellington Hurricanes to a thrilling 29-26 win over the Crusaders in Christchurch on Friday.
A dominant forward pack and the accurate goalkicking boot of Pat Lambie have carried the Sharks to a 27-9 win over the Hurricanes in Durban.
David Polkinghorne The Brumbies take on the Hurricanes, in their round four match at Westpac Stadium in Wellington.
A late Deon Fourie push-over try set up Western Stormers for a 19-18 win over Wellington Hurricanes in a tense Super Rugby struggle at Newlands.
Westpac Stadium, Wellington, Friday March 7, 5.35pm (AEDT)
Westpac Stadium, Wellington, Saturday 5.35pm (AEST)
McLean Park, Napier, Saturday 5.35pm (AEDT)
Jim Morton Queensland coach Richard Graham has rushed aggressive prop Ben Daley back as one of four changes for Saturday's must-win Super Rugby clash with the Hurricanes.