Rugby Australia and New Zealand Rugby have formed a new partnership to deliver Super Rugby Pacific from 2022.
The Queensland Reds continue to invest in developing elite talent with 31 players retained from this year’s program ahead of the 2022 season.
The Blues narrowly came out on top over the Highlanders as they edged a hugely physical battle 23-15 to clinch the Super Rugby Trans-Tasman crown in front of a crowd of 36 000 at Eden Park.
SANZAR has confirmed that the Super Rugby Trans Tasman Final will be played on Saturday 19 June at Eden Park in Auckland.
Sean Wainui scored a record five tries as the Chiefs signed off their Super Rugby Trans-Tasman campaign with a convincing 40-7 victory over the Waratahs at the Brookvale Oval in Sydney.
The Blues held off a late fightback from the Western Force at Eden Park to clinch a 31-21 victory and book their place in the Super Rugby Trans-Tasman final.
The Crusaders secured a big 52-26 victory over the Rebels in Melbourne on Saturday - but it still might not be enough to secure a place in the Super Rugby Trans-Tasman final.
The Hurricanes earned a record 43-14 victory over the Reds in their Trans-Tasman Super Rugby clash in Wellington on Friday.
The Highlanders edged closer to securing a Super Rugby Trans-Tasman play-off spot after beating the Brumbies 33-12 in Canberra.
A clinical Chiefs outfit defeated the Melbourne Rebels 36-26 in the final Super Rugby Trans-Tasman match on Sunday.
The Brumbies claimed their first win against a New Zealand side in Super Rugby Trans-Tasman with a nailbiting 12-10 victory over the Hurricanes at GIO Stadium on Saturday.
The Highlanders kept their Super Rugby Trans-Tasman play-off hopes alive with a thumping 59-23 victory over the Waratahs in Dunedin.
An injury-hit Reds outfit went down 31-24 to the Blues in Brisbane on Saturday, as the men from Auckland moved to the top of the Super Rugby Trans-Tasman table.
The Crusaders were denied a bonus-point win in their 29-21 Super Rugby Trans-Tasman victory over the Western Force in Christchurch on Friday.
Round 4 match between Chiefs and Melbourne Rebels moved to Sunday 6 June in Sydney.
The Highlanders capped off the weekend of Super Rugby Trans-Tasman fixtures with a comfortable 42-27 win over the Melbourne Rebels on Sunday.
The Reds had to withstand a late fightback but eventually clung on for a tense 40-34 victory over the Chiefs in their Super Rugby Trans-Tasman clash in Townsville.
The Blues made it three wins from three as they cruised to a 38-10 victory over the Brumbies in a one-sided Super Rugby Trans-Tasman clash at Eden Park in Auckland.
The Crusaders showed their class as they thumped the Waratahs 54-28 in Saturday's opening Super Rugby Trans-Tasman clash at the WIN Stadium in Wollongong.
The Hurricanes romped to a record 43-6 win over the Western Force in their Super Rugby Trans-Tasman clash on Friday.