The Super Rugby Team of the Week has representatives from 10 of the teams again this week. Lions fullback Madosh Tambwe was Player of the Week.
The Crusaders moved top of the New Zealand Conference after claiming a 40-14 bonus-point win over the Jaguares at Estadio José Amalfitani.
The Lions thumped the Stormers 52-31 after amassing 31 points in the first-half in Saturday's South African Super Rugby derby at Ellis Park.
The Chiefs secured their fourth successive Super Rugby victory when they beat the Blues 21-19 in a hard-fought derby triumph in Hamilton.
The Waratahs proved too strong for the Sunwolves as they claimed a deserved 50-29 victory in their Super Rugby clash in Tokyo on Saturday.
The Brumbies came back from 15-0 down to claim a 45-21 bonus-point win over the Reds in an entertaining derby in Canberra on Saturday.
A converted try from Ngani Laumape in the final play of the game helped the Hurricanes edge out the Sharks 38-37 in Napier on Friday.
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The Super Rugby Team of the Week has representatives from 10 of the teams in a weekend that saw four away victories in the six-match round. Once again Chiefs fly-half Damian McKenzie put in a huge all-round performance to be Player of the Week.
The Crusaders picked up their fourth win of the Super Rugby season on Sunday as they edged the Lions 14-8 at Ellis Park in Johannesburg.
Adriaan Strauss marked his record-breaking appearance with a hat-trick as the Bulls beat the Stormers 33-23 at Loftus on Saturday.
The Sharks ended a two-match losing streak when they secured a deserved 63-40 victory over the Blues at Eden Park in Auckland on Saturday.
The Waratahs continued with their impressive recent form when they secured a 24-17 win over the Brumbies in their Australian Canberra on Saturday.
The Chiefs continued with their impressive recent form when they claimed a deserved 27-22 victory over the Highlanders in Hamilton on Friday.
The Hurricanes consolidated their position among the tournament's frontrunners when they claimed an impressive 50-19 win over the Rebels in Melbourne on Friday.
SANZAAR has announced the referee appointments for Week #7 of the 2018 Super Rugby season.
The Super Rugby Team of the Week has representatives from 9 of the teams with the Chiefs and Jaguares leading the way with three players each.
The Stormers secured back-to-back Super Rugby victories with a hard-fought 25-19 win over the Reds at Newlands in Cape Town on Saturday.
The Jaguares claimed a massive Super Rugby scalp when they defeated the Lions 49-35 at Estadio Jose Amalfitano in Buenos Aires on Saturday.