Super Rugby Aotearoa kicks off with Highlanders vs Chiefs on June 13 and Blues vs Hurricanes on June 14
The competition was developed with the approval of the New Zealand Government and in consultation with Sanzaar after the 2020 Super Rugby season was suspended on 15 March due to Covid-19 restrictions.
Super Rugby Aotearoa Live
Ten weeks of bone-jarring Kiwi derbies, starting with the Highlanders hosting the Chiefs under the Forsyth Barr Stadium roof in Dunedin on Saturday night.
Will Aaron Mauger’s southerners put their miserable form earlier this year to bed, or will the Warren Gatland-coached Chiefs continue the rot?
Where: Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin
Kickoff: 7.05pm, Saturday
Referee: Paul Williams