Super Twelve

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Super Twelve

an annual international southern hemisphere Rugby Union tournament between teams from South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand
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That is a tactic that the Kiwi brains trust copied from Super 14 franchise the Reds, who are based in Brisbane.
But Smith has tipped Peter de Villiers to loosen the reins on his side for the second Tri Nations clash and encourage a more free-flowing style similar to the one that saw the Bulls and Stormers sweep aside their southern hemisphere rivals last season and provide an all-South African Super 14 final.
Earlier this year, he was banned from two Tests and the run-in to the Super 14 title for an incident involving Stormers wing Gio Aplon.
It's good to be playing with experienced players like Ruan and Jaque and my experience playing with Jaque in the Super 14 will also be a great help.
Paterson, who stands at 6ft 5in and weighs in at 17st, also played for the all-conquering Canterbury Crusaders in the Super 14.
Everyone who watches the Super 14 tournament will know the strength there is currently in South Africa.
It seems to me they've been talking about this down in the Super 14.
Carter brushed himself off and led the pre-season Super 14 favourites to three more tries and a 35-6 victory that leaves the Sharks still searching for their first success after three attempts.
On Friday New Zealand Red Cross volunteers will be on hand at the Super 14 match between the Highlanders and the Brumbies in Dunedin, the Crusaders-Chiefs game at Christchurch and the Hurricanes-Waratahs match in Wellington.
Levi was happy to forego his Super 14 career - it's what he wanted and his moves have suited him well - but not so Afu and scores of others.
The tourists head into the clash in Durban on the back of six wins while the hosts have seen little action since the Super 14 - won by Pretoria's Blue Bulls.
The games in the Super 14 we did well in this season were the games when we were in the opposition's faces, like against the Sharks and Crusaders," he said.