Super Rugby Predictions 2017: Round 6

Super Rugby Predictions

Two GSPs in a row and an unbeaten streak of 20 matches for this amateur pundit, so let's hope it continues for Round 5.Highlanders v Rebels The Rebels' record against the Highlanders is not good, and their record so far this season is even worse. Highlanders by 23.Blues v Force This

Super Rugby 2017: 5 things we learned in Round 5

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Fruitless Bulls in a dark placeNot much can be said about the Bulls in 2017, and judging by their draw in this year's competition, the worst is yet to come for the Pretoria boys.With a single win to their name, albeit a scrappy win against the considerably weaker Sunwolves

Super Rugby Predictions 2017: Round 5

Super Rugby Predictions

Confidence is high after last week's GSP on Superbru, taking the winning streak to 12 matches in a row. Let's hope we can keep it up for Round 5, and start hitting some more margins too.Crusaders v Force This is a gift to start off the round - you never

Super Rugby 2017: 5 things we learned in Round 4

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Embed from Getty ImagesSharks catch wake up callA 71st minute Curwin Bosch penalty helped the Sharks avoid an embarrassing defeat to the Kings at home when they won 19-17 on Saturday. The visitors felt somewhat insulted when the Sharks chose to rest a number of regulars for their encounter

Super Rugby Predictions 2017: Round 4

Super Rugby Predictions

My Superbru form has been average to reasonable so far, with a few upsets picked, but my margins have been somewhat wide of the mark, so here's hoping for better accuracy in week 4.Crusaders v Blues The Blues have faltered since their first round demolition of the Rebels, and this looks

Super Rugby 2017: 5 things we learned in Round 3

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Embed from Getty ImagesBosch on song against WaratahsCurwin Bosch amassed 27 points, including a try, to help guide the Sharks to a deserved 37-14 over the struggling Waratahs in Durban. Patrick Lambie walked off after just five minutes with a back injury that he picked up in the pre-match warm

Super Rugby Predictions 2017: Round 3

Super Rugby Predictions

I had just two wrong in Round 2 (the late wins for the Crusaders and the Sharks' hurt my picks), but I did predict the Force to win, unlike most others.Here are my Superbru picks for Round 3.Chiefs v Hurricanes This should be a cracker to kick off the round on

Super Rugby 2017: 5 things we learned in Round 2

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Embed from Getty ImagesBlues discipline equals Chiefs delightThe Chiefs bagged their second win of the 2017 campaign on Friday night downing the Blues 41-26. The Blues took the early advantage with Ihia West knocking over 3 penalties to give the visitors a 9-5 lead after the first twenty. They seemed