• Switch Edition
Follow
Super Rugby
Super Rugby line-ups, round five
ESPN Staff
March 14, 2014

Friday, March 14

Chiefs v Stormers, Waikato Stadium, Hamilton

19:35 local, 06:35 GMT, 17:35 EDT, 17:05 CDT, 14:35 WST

Chiefs: Gareth Anscombe; Tim Nanai-Williams, Charlie Ngatai, Tom Marshall, James Lowe; Aaron Cruden (captain), Tawera Kerr-Barlow; Liam Squire, Tanerau Latimer, Liam Messam; Brodie Retallick, Matt Symons, Ben Tameifuna; Mahroni Schwalger, Jamie Mackintosh. Replacements: Rhys Marshall, Pauliasi Manu, Josh Hohneck, Michael Fitzgerald, Tevita Koloamatangi, Brad Webber, Robbie Fruean, Asaeli Tikoirotuma.

Stormers: Jaco Taute; Kobus van Wyk, Jean de Villiers (captain), Damian de Allende, Gio Aplon; Demetri Catrakilis, Nick Groom; Duane Vermeulen, Schalk Burger, Deon Fourie; De Kock Steenkamp, Ruan Botha; Brok Harris, Tiaan Liebenberg, Steven Kitshoff. Replacements: Stephan Coetzee, Oliver Kebble, Frans Malherbe, Siya Kolisi, Nizaam Carr, Louis Schreuder, Peter Grant, Sailosi Tagicakibau.

Melbourne Rebels v Crusaders, AAMI Park

19:40 local, 08:40 GMT, 19:40 EDT, 19:10 CDT, 16:40 WST

Rebels: Jason Woodward; Lachlan Mitchell, Tamati Ellison, Mitch Inman, Tom English; Bryce Hegarty, Luke Burgess; Scott Higginbotham (captain), Scott Fuglistaller, Sean McMahon; Luke Jones, Hugh Pyle; Laurie Weeks, Pat Leafa, Toby Smith. Replacements: Shota Horie, Max Lahiff, Laurie Weeks, Paul Alo-Emile, Cadeyrn Neville, Colby Fainga'a, Ben Meehan, Angus Roberts, Telusa Veainu.

Crusaders: Israel Dagg; Nafi Tuitavake, Ryan Crotty, Tom Taylor, Johnny McNicholl; Colin Slade, Andy Ellis; Kieran Read (captain), Matt Todd, Luke Whitelock; Sam Whitelock, Luke Romano; Owen Franks, Ben Funnell, Wyatt Crockett. Replacements: Codie Taylor, Tim Perry, Nepo Laulala, Dominic Bird, Jordan Taufua, Mitchell Drummond, Kieron Fonotia, Nemani Nadolo.

Saturday, 14 March

Hurricanes v Cheetahs, Westpac Stadium, Wellington

16:35 local, 03:35 GMT, 14:35 EDT, 14:05 CDT, 11:35 WST

Hurricanes: James Marshall; Alapati Leiua, Conrad Smith (captain), Hadleigh Parkes, Julian Savea; Beauden Barrett, Chris Smylie; Blade Thomson, Ardie Savea, Faifili Levave; Mark Reddish, Jeremy Thrush; Jeffery Toomaga-Allen, Dane Coles, Ben Franks. Replacements: Motu Matu'u, Chris Eves, John Schwalger, James Broadhurst, Jack Lam, TJ Perenara, Matt Proctor, Marty Banks

Cheetahs: Willie le Roux; Cornal Hendricks, Johann Sadie, Francois Venter, Raymond Rhule; Johan Goosen, Sarel Pretorius; Philip van der Walt, Lappies Labuschagne, Boom Prinsloo; Francois Uys, Lodewyk de Jager; Max van Dyk, Adriaan Strauss (captain), Caylib Oosthuizen. Replacements: Ryno Barnes, Trevor Nyakane, Rossouw de Klerk, Andries Ferreira, Jean Cook, Shaun Venter, Elgar Watts, Hennie Daniller.

Highlanders v Force, Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin

19:35 local, 06:35 GMT, 17:35 EDT, 17:05 CDT, 14:35 WST

Highlanders: Ben Smith (co-captain); Richard Buckman, Malakai Fekitoa, Shaun Treeby, Kurt Baker; Lima Sopoaga, Aaron Smith; Nasi Manu (co-captain), Shane Christie, John Hardie; Joe Wheeler, Jarrad Hoeata; Chris King, Liam Coltman, Kane Hames. Replacements: Ged Robinson, Matias Diaz, Craig Millar, Josh Bekhuis, Elliot Dixon, Fumiaki Tanaka, Hayden Parker, Phil Burleigh.

Force: Jayden Hayward; Luke Morahan, Junior Rasolea, Kyle Godwin, Nick Cummins; Sias Ebersohn, Alby Mathewson; Ben McCalman, Matthew Hodgson (captain), Angus Cottrell; Wilhelm Steenkamp, Sam Wykes; Kieran Longbottom, Nathan Charles, Pekahou Cowan. Replacements: Heath Tessmann, Tetera Faulkner, Oli Hoskins, Adam Coleman, Brynard Stander, Ian Prior, Zack Holmes, Marcel Brache.

Brumbies v New South Wales Waratahs, Canberra Stadium

19:40 local, 08:40 GMT, 19:40 EDT, 19:10 CDT, 16:40 WST

Brumbies: Jesse Mogg; Henry Speight, Tevita Kuridrani, Pat McCabe, Robbie Coleman; Matt Toomua, Nic White; Ben Mowen (captain), Jarrad Butler, Scott Fardy; Sam Carter, Leon Power; Ben Alexander, Stephen Moore, Scott Sio. Replacements: Josh Mann-Rea, Ruan Smith, JP Smith, Jordan Smiler, Lachlan McCaffrey, Michael Dowsett, Andrew Smith, Lionel Cronje.

Waratahs: Israel Folau; Alofa Alofa, Adam Ashley-Cooper, Kurtley Beale, Peter Betham; Bernard Foley, Nick Phipps; Wycliff Palu, Michael Hooper, Dave Dennis (captain); Kane Douglas, Jacques Potgieter; Paddy Ryan, Tatafu Polota Nau, Benn Robinson. Replacements: Tola Latu, Jeremy Tilse, Sekope Kepu, Will Skelton, Stephen Hoiles, Pat McCutcheon, Brendan McKibbin, Rob Horne, Matt Carraro, Jonno Lance.

Lions v Blues, Ellis Park, Johannesburg

15:00 local, 13:00 GMT, 00:00 EDT +1d, 23:30 CDT, 21:00 WST

Lions: Coenie van Wyk; JW Jonker, Deon van Rensburg, Stefan Watermeyer, Courtnall Skosan; Marnitz Boshoff, Francois de Klerk; Warren Whiteley (captain), Willie Britz, Jaco Kriel; Franco van der Merwe, Franco Mostert; Julian Redelinghuys, Robbie Coetzee, Schalk (FS) van der Merwe. Replacements: Willie Wepener, Corne Fourie, Ruan Dreyer, Luvuyiso Lusaseni, Warwick Tecklenburg, Ross Cronje, Elton Jantjies, Ruan Combrinck.

Blues: Benji Marshall; Frank Halai, George Moala, Pita Ahki, Charles Piutau; Chris Noakes, Piri Weepu; Steven Luatua, Luke Braid (captain), Brendon O'Connor; Tom Donnelly, Patrick Tuipulotu; Charlie Faumuina, James Parsons, Tony Woodcock. Replacements: Tom McCartney, Sam Prattley, Angus Ta'avao, Liaki Moli, Jordan Manihera, Bryn Hall, Simon Hickey, Jackson Willison.

Sharks v Queensland Reds, Kings Park Stadium, Durban

17:05 local, 15:05 GMT, 02:05 EDT +1d, 01:35 CDT +1d, 23:05 WST

Sharks: SP Marais; JP Pietersen, Sibusiso Sithole, Francois Steyn, Lwazi Mvovo; Patrick Lambie, Cobus Reinach; Ryan Kankowski, Willem Alberts, Marcell Coetzee; Stephan Lewies, Anton Bresler; Jannie du Plessis, Bismarck du Plessis (captain), Tendai Mtawarira. Replacements: Kyle Cooper, Dale Chadwick, Lourens Adriaanse, TBA, Lubabalo Mtembu, Charl McLeod, Heimar Williams, Jaco van Tonder.

Reds: Aidan Toua; Rod Davies, Chris Feauai-Sautia, Mike Harris, Lachie Turner; Quade Cooper, Will Genia; Jake Schatz, Liam Gill, Ed Quirk; James Horwill, Rob Simmons; Greg Holmes, Saia Fainga'a, James Slipper. Replacements: James Hanson, Ben Daley, Jono Owen, Ed O'Donoghue, Beau Robinson, Nick Frisby, Ben Tapuai, Dom Shipperley.


The top ESPNfootytips Super Rugby tipster at the end of the home and away season wins $A2000, with the runner-up claiming $A1000. We also have a pair of Gold Class movie tickets for each weekly winner.

Best of all you and a mate could be heading off to Game II of the Bledisloe Cup series between the Wallabies and the All Blacks in Auckland. The prize includes flight, accommodation, transfers and match tickets. Simply enter your tips WEEKLY to make another entry in the competition.

© ESPN Sports Media Ltd
Live Scores
Results
Fixtures