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Super Rugby Ladder

Super Rugby Ladder

The Super Rugby standings is derived from the three geographic Super Rugby Conferences. In alphabetical order the Australian Super Rugby Conference, the New Zealand Super Rugby Conference and the South African Super Rugby Conference. 

The leaders of these three geographic conferences occupy the top three places on the top of the overall Super Rugby ladder.

The fourth placed team is the next best team and is the highest ranked wild card team. Positions five to eight earn are the next best wild card teams based on points.

Please note that a bonus point is awarded to a team for scoring three tries more than the opponent. The four try bonus point rule has fallen away and no longer applies.

In addition points differential is secondary to Number of Wins.

Australian Super Rugby ladder

#Teams PWLDPFPAPDBP TBP -7BPTtl
Brumbies10102734-70111
Sunwolves10101045-350000
Rebels1100342770004
Reds00000000000
Waratahs10101920-10111

New Zealand Super Rugby ladder

#Teams PWLDPFPAPDBP TBP -7BPTtl
Blues10102224-20111
Chiefs10102730-30111
Crusaders1100242220004
Highlanders1100302730004
Hurricanes1100201910004

South African Super Rugby ladder

#Teams PWLDPFPAPDBP TBP -7BPTtl
Bulls1100403371015
Jaguares10101625-90000
Stormers1010340-370000
Lions1100251690004
Sharks11004510351015

Overall Super Rugby ladder

 

Team Pos.PWLDPFPAPDBP TBP -7BPTtl
Blues910102224-20111
Brumbies1110102734-70111
Bulls11100403371015
Chiefs1010102730-30111
Crusaders61100242220004
Highlanders31100302730004
Hurricanes71100201910004
Jaguares1310101625-90000
Lions51100251690004
Rebels21100342770004
Reds1200000000000
Sharks411004510351015
Stormers151010340-370000
Sunwolves1410101045-350000
Waratahs800101920-10111

Tip : The Super Rugby ladder is interactive. For example clicking on “Ttl” will re-arrange the order of the teams on points alone and without conference rules.

AC1 – Australian Conference Leader,
NZ C1 – New Zealand Conference Leader
SA1 –  South African Conference Leader
WC – Wild Card

Points are awarded as follows.

Win = 4 points
Draw = 2 Points
Loss = 1 point for loss within 7 points or less of the winning team
Loss =  0 points for loss of more than 7 points
Bonus Point = 1 point for scoring three more tries than the opponent.

The Four Conference leaders occupy positions 1 to 3. The fourth position is the top Wild card (next best) team. Positions 5 to 8 are occupied by the wildcard teams in order of their ranking based on points earned through the season. 

The play offs

Quarter-finals

Team 1 v Team 8
Team 2 v Team 7
Team 3 v Team 6
Team 4 v Team 5

Semi-finals

The semi-final host teams will be the highest ranked winners from the respective quarter-finals.

Semi-final 1: Winner QF 1 v Winner QF 4
Semi-final 2: Winner QF 2 v Winner QF 3

The Grand Final

The highest ranked Semi-final winner will host the final and will play the other semi-final winner.

semi-final host teams will be the highest ranked winners from the respective quarter-finals.

Grand final : Winner SF1 v Winner SF2