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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
Waratahs30304799-520000
Reds4130135102331225
Rebels4130101121-200004
Sunwolves312058134-760004
Brumbies4310114872701113

New Zealand Super Rugby ladder

#Teams PWLDPFPAPDBP TBP -7BPTtl
Hurricanes32106472-80008
Highlanders31205697-410004
Crusaders4310116714520214
Chiefs4310119873218113
Blues42209295-31019

South African Super Rugby ladder

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Overall Super Rugby ladder

 

Team Pos.PWLDPFPAPDBP TBP -7BPTtl
Blues732209295-31019
Brumbies34310114872701113
Bulls1430303659-230111
Chiefs43310119873210113
Crusaders24310116714520214
Highlanders1231205697-410004
Hurricanes832106450-80008
Jaguares64220111783311210
Rebels114130101121-200004
Reds94130135102331237
Sharks54310123972600012
Stormers1440090375301117
Sunwolves13312058134-760004
Waratahs1530304799-520000
Lions1031206591-260115

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