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.
Georgina Robinson Pit two of the most exciting attacking teams in Super Rugby against each other and fireworks are guaranteed.
AAMI Park, Melbourne, Friday 7.40pm (AEST)
The Rebels know they will come unstuck if they try to match the free-flowing Hurricanes in their Super Rugby clash at AAMI Park on Friday.
Melbourne Rebels left empty-handed as Hurricanes snatch 25-15 win in their Super Rugby clash.
Westpac Stadium, Wellington, Friday 5.35pm (AEST)
Live scores as Hurricanes host the Highlanders.
Westpac Stadium, Wellington, Saturday 5.35pm (AEST)
Live scores as Hurricanes host the Chiefs.
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.
The Hurricanes hope another stable selection will keep them on a Super Rugby winning streak when they face the Waratahs in Sydney.
Rupert Guinness The impact of Wycliff Palu's return to the Waratahs' starting side extends beyond the trademark physicality and ball carrying capability that he brings to the side, says NSW prop Benn Robinson.
Allianz Stadium, Sydney, Saturday 5.35pm (AEST)
Ash Grey The Waratahs host the Hurricanes in a vital match for the home team.