Ben Smith named NZ Super Rugby player of the year
Highlanders fullback and wing Ben Smith has been named as the New Zealand Super
Rugby player of the year for 2013
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McCaw inspiration to help Highlanders co-captain
Tuesday 3 December 2013
New Highlanders co-captain Nasi Manu says that he won't be short of inspiration when he assumes a leadership role with the Dunedin-based Super Rugby franchise.
Highlanders hooker Hore hangs up his boots
Wednesday 27 November 2013
All Blacks and Highlanders hooker Andrew Hore has retired from international rugby after playing 83 tests and will become a full time farmer.
Highlanders name 2014 Super Rugby Squad
Tuesday 29 October 2013
Highlanders coach Jamie Joseph has named his 2014 squad to contest the 2014 Super Rugby title with Ben Smith and Nasi Manu as co-captains.
Tony Brown takes up Highlanders coaching role
Thursday 24 October 2013
The Highlanders have announced that former All Black and Otago ITM Coach Tony Brown has joined the Super Rugby franchise as an assistant coach.
Highlanders sign Argentinian prop Diaz
Wednesday 2 October 2013
The Highlanders have signed young Argentinian tight-head prop Matias Diaz on a one year Super Rugby deal for the 2014 season.
Highlanders sign Tanaka, Evans and Franklin
Tuesday 1 October 2013
The Highlanders have announced that livewire Halfback Fumiaki Tanaka has recommitted to the Highlanders for the 2014 Super Rugby season and that they have signed local Otago forwards Gareth Evans and Tom Franklin.
Hore is another All Black with no Super Rugby deal
Tuesday 17 September 2013
The Highlanders have confirmed that they have not re-signed All Black hooker Andrew Hore for the 2014 Super Rugby season which has fuelled speculation he is on the verge of retirement.
Nonu linked with Top 14 Rugby Club Clermont
Saturday 7 September 2013
All Blacks and Highlanders centre Ma'a Nonu has been linked to a move to Europe with Top 14 Rugby club ASM Clermont Auvergne.
Highlanders start the search for a new first-five
Tuesday 16 July 2013
Highlanders coach Jamie Joseph has revealed that he is looking for a experienced first-five before the start of next Super Rugby season.
Highlanders re-sign five key players for 2014
Saturday 13 July 2013
The Highlanders have announced that they have re-signed former All Black legend Brad Thorn, Hayden Parker ,TJ Ioane, Shane Christie and Tamati Ellison for the 2014 Super Rugby season.
Rebels beat Highlanders in Melbourne
Friday 12 July 2013
The Highlanders will be looking for a hat-trick of victories in Melbourne when
they face the Rebels on Friday.
Highlanders make two changes for Rebels match
Wednesday 10 July 2013
Highlanders' Head Coach Jamie Joseph has made two changes to the team that beat the Hurricanes for this week's Super Rugby match against the Rebels.
Slade set to leave Highlanders for Crusaders
Tuesday 9 July 2013
Highlanders head coach Jamie Joseph has revealed that he is resigned to All Blacks World Cup first five-eighth Colin Slade leaving his franchise and returning to the Crusaders next season.
Thorn hopes to play Super Rugby again in 2014
Tuesday 9 July 2013
New Zealand Rugby legend Brad Thorn has revealed that he plans to re-sign with the Highlanders for one more Super Rugby season.
Highlanders shock Hurricanes in 90 point thriller
Saturday 6 July 2013
The Highlanders finally delivered the performance that they had been promising all season when they edged the Hurricanes 44-49 in Wellington.
Highlanders change three for Hurricanes
Thursday 4 July 2013
Highlanders coach Jamie Joseph has made three changes to the starting team that lost to the Crusaders for this week's clash with the Hurricanes.
NZRU & Highlanders re-sign Ben Smith
Thursday 4 July 2013
The New Zealand Rugby Union have agreed a new four year deal with All Blacks back Ben Smith which will keep him playing Super Rugby for the Highlanders.
Hoeata banned for one week of Super Rugby
Monday 1 July 2013
Highlanders forward Jarrad Hoeata will miss this weekend's Super Rugby match against the Hurricanes due to suspension.
Three week ban rules Nonu out of Super Rugby
Sunday 30 June 2013
All Blacks and Highlanders centre Ma'a Nonu will miss the rest of the Super Rugby season after he was given a three week ban following a red card for a tackle on Tom Marshall.
Crusaders beat Highlanders in Dunedin
Saturday 29 June 2013
The sixth placed Crusaders will be looking to keep their Super Rugby title hopes alive when they travel to Dunedin to play the last placed Highlanders in the overall standings.
Hosea Gear set for milestone against Crusaders
Friday 28 June 2013
Highlanders' Head Coach Jamie Joseph has named his team to play the Crusaders in Dunedin with Hosea Gear set to win his 100th Super Rugby cap.
Thorn captains Highlanders against Southland
Thursday 20 June 2013
Brad Thorn has been named to captain a Highlanders team against the Southland XV on Friday night at Forsyth Barr Stadium as the team builds towards its last home game of the Super Rugby season against the Crusaders on Saturday 29
Bonus point Highlanders blow Blues away
Saturday 1 June 2013
The Highlanders secured their second Super Rugby victory of the season when they beat the Blues 38-28 with a bonus point in Dunedin.