Super Hub Round Nine: All the teams, times and TV info

Super Rugby
by RUGBY.com.au staff

Super Rugby is nearing the halfway point as round nine kicks off.

The Rebels have a chance to cement their spot at the top of the Australian conference when they host the Stormers while the Brumbies host the Lions on Saturday night.

Queensland round out the weekend with a clash in Pretoria against the Bulls.

All the information you need for round nine right here.

SCHEDULE

All times AEDT.

Friday April 12

5pm - FOX SPORTS coverage commences with "Kick-Off" on Channel 507, with Lou Ransome, Sean Maloney, Drew Mitchell and Stephen Hoiles 

5:35pm – Crusaders vs Highlanders, Christchurch Stadium, Christchurch, LIVE on FOX SPORTS and Kayo Sports

7:45pm - Rebels vs Stormers, AAMI Park, Melbourne, LIVE on FOX SPORTS, Kayo Sports and via RUGBY.com.au RADIO

9:30pm - FOX SPORTS coverage continues with "Kick-on"

Saturday April 13

3pm - FOX SPORTS begins "Super Saturday" coverage, with host Nick McArdle 

5:35pm - Chiefs vs Blues , FMG Stadium, Waikato, LIVE on FOX SPORTS and Kayo Sports 

7:45pm – Brumbies vs Lions, GIO Stadium, Canberra, LIVE on FOX SPORTS, Kayo Sports and via RUGBY.com.au RADIO

11:05pm - Sharks vs Jaguares, Kings Park, Durban, LIVE on FOX SPORTS and Kayo Sports

Sunday April 14

1:15am - Bulls vs Reds, Loftus Versfeld Stadium, Pretoria, LIVE on FOX SPORTS and Kayo Sports  

Bye - Waratahs, Hurricanes and Sunwolves

CRUSADERS vs HIGHLANDERS

TEAMS

Crusaders to face Highlanders

Joe Moody, Andrew Makalio, Michael Alaalatoa, Scott Barrett, Sam Whitelock, Whetu Douglas, Matt Todd, Kieran Read, Bryn Hall, Richie Mounga, Sevu Reece, Ryan Crotty, Jack Goodhue, Braydon Ennor, David Havili. Reserves: Ben Funnell, Harry Allan, Oliver Jager, Quinten Strange, Jordan Taufua, Mitch Drummond, Mitch Hunt, Will Jordan

Highlanders to face Crusaders

Daniel Lienert-Brown, Liam Coltman, Tyrel Lomax, Pari Pari Parkinson, Tom Franklin, Shannon Frizell, James Lentjies, Elliot Dixon, Kayne Hammington, Josh Ioane, Tevita Li, Teihorangi Walden, Rob Thompson, Matt Faddes, Ben Smith. Reserves: Ash Dixon, Ayden Johnstone, Siate Tokolahi, Josh Dickson, Jackson Hemopo, Folou Fakatava, Bryn Gatland, Sio Tomkinson

REFEREES

Referee: Ben O'Keeffe

Assistant 1:  Damon Murphy

Assistant 2: Angus Gardner

TMO:  Glenn Newman

ODDS

Supplied by Bet365

Crusaders - $1.14

Highlanders - $5.50

REBELS vs STORMERS

TEAMS

Rebels to face Stormers

Tetera Faulkner, Robbie Abel, Sam Talakai, Ross Haylett-Petty, Adam Coleman, Luke Jones, Angus Cottrell, Isi Naisarani, Will Genia, Quade Cooper, Marika Koroibete, Billy Meakes, Tom English, Semisi Tupou, Reece Hodge. Reserves: Hugh Roach, Matt Gibbon, Jermaine Ainsley, Esei Haangana, Rob Leota, Richard Hardwick, Michael Ruru, Campbell Magnay

Stormers to face Rebels

Steven Kitshoff, Bongi Mbonambi, Wilco Louw, Salmaan Moerat, Cobus Wiese, Ernst van Rhyn, Kobus van Dyk, Jaco Coetzee, Herschel Jantjies, Jean-Luc du Plessis, Dillyn Leyds, Damian de Allende, Ruhan Nel, Sergeal Petersen, Damian Willemse. Reserves: Scarra Ntubeni, Corne Fourie, Frans Malherbe, Johan du Toit, Juarno Augustus, Justin Phillips, Josh Stander, Seabelo Senatla

REFEREES

Referee:  Mike Fraser

Assistant 1: Brendon Pickerill

Assistant 2: Rasta Rasivhenge

TMO: James Leckie

ODDS

Supplied by Bet365

Rebels - $1.22

Stormers - $4.20

CHIEFS VS BLUES

TEAMS

Chiefs to face Blues

Angus Taavao, Nathan Harris, Nepo Laulala, Brodie Retallick, Tyler Ardron, Luke Jacobson, Lachlan Boshier, Taleni Seu, Brad Weber, Marty McKenzie, Solomon Alaimalo, Anton Lienert-Brown, Tumua Manu, Sean Wainui, Damian McKenzie. Reserves: Samisoni Taukeiaho, Ryan Coxon, Sosefo Nautai, Jesse Parete, Pita Gus Sowakula, Te Toiroa Tahuriorangi, Alex Nankivell, Ataata Moeakiola

Blues  to face Chiefs

Karl Tuinukuafe, James Parsons, Ofa Tuungafasi, Patrick Tuipulotu, Gerard Cowley-Tuioti, Tom Robinson, Dalton Papalii, Akira Ioane, Jonathan Ruru, Otere Black, Rieko Ioane, Maa NOnu, TJ Faiane, Caleb Clarke, Melani Nanai. Reserves: Matt Moulds, Alex Hodgman, Sione Mafileo, Josh Goodhue, Jed Brown, Sam Nock, Harry Plummer, Matt Duffie

REFEREES

Referee: Angus Gardner

Assistant 1: Damon Murphy

Assistant 2: Ben O'Keeffe

TMO: Glenn Newman

ODDS

Supplied by Bet365 

Chiefs - $1.47

Blues - $2.70

BRUMBIES vs LIONS

TEAMS

Brumbies to face Lions

Scott Sio, Folau Fainga’a, Allan Alaalatoa, Rory Arnold, Sam Carter, Pete Samu, Tom Cusack, Lachlan Mccaffrey, Joe Powell, Christian Lealiifano, Toni Pulu, Tom Wright, Tevita Kuridrani, Henry Speight, Tom Banks. Reserves: Josh Mann-Rea, James Slipper, Leslie Leuluaialii-Makin, Darcy Swain, Jahrome Brown, Matt Lucas, Irae Simone, Andy Muirhead

Lions to face Brumbies

Nathan McBeth, Malcolm Marx, Johannes Jonker, Rhyno Herbst, Marvin Orie, Cyle Brink, Stephan Lewies, Hacjivah Dayimani, Nic Groom, Elton Jantjies, Aphiwe Dyantyi, Franco Naude, Lionel Mapoe, Ruan Combrinck, Andries Coetzee. Reserves: Robbie Coetzee, Sti Sithole, Carlu Sadie, Wilhelm van der Sluys, Marnus Schoeman, Ross Cronje, Gianni Lombard, Sylvian Mahuza

REFEREES

Referee: Rasta Rasivhenge

Assistant 1: Brendon Pickerill

Assistant 2: Mike Fraser

TMO: James Leckie

ODDS

Supplied by Bet365

Brumbies - $1.58

Lions - $2.40

SHARKS VS JAGUARES

TEAMS

Sharks to face Jaguares

Juan Schoeman, Kerron van Vuuren, Thomas du Toit, Ruben van Heerden, Hyron Andrews, Luke Stringer, Philip van der Walt, Daniel du Preez, Louis Schreuder (Captain), Robert du Preez, Makazole Mapimpi, Andre Esterhuizen, Lukhanyo Am, Lwazi Mvovo, Curwin Bosch. Reserves: Fez Mbatha, Mzamo Majola, John-Hubert Meyer, JJ van der Mescht, Jean-Luc du Preez, Grant Williams, Kobus van Wyk, Aphelele Fassi

Jaguares to face Sharks

Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro, Julian Montoya, Santiago Medrano, Guido Petti, Tomas Lavanini, Pablo Matera, Marcos Kremer, Tomas Lezana, Tomas Cubelli, Domingo Miotti, Emiliano Boffelli, Jeronimo de la Fuente, Matias Orlando, Matias Moroni, Joaquin Tuculet. Reserves: Agustin Creevy, Mayco Vivas, Enrique Pieretto, Javier Ortega Desio, Rodrigo Bruni, Felipe Ezcurra, Juan Cruz Mallia, Santiago Carreras

REFEREES

Referee: Nick Briant

Assistant 1: Federico Anselmi

Assistant 2: Cwengile Jadezweni

TMO: Marius Jonker

ODDS

Supplied by Bet365

Sharks- $1.36

Jaguares - $3.20

BULLS VS REDS

Bulls to face Reds

Lizo Gqoboka, Jaco Visagie, Trevor Nyakane, Jannes Kirsten, Marco van Staden, Hanro Liebenberg, Paul Schoeman, Ivan van Zyl, Handre Pollard, Jade Stighling, Jesse Kriel, Johnny Kotze, Warrick Gelant. Reserves: Corniel Els, Simphiwe Matanzima, Wiehan Herbst, Thembelani Bholi, Roelof Smit, Embrose Papier, Manie Libbok, Divan Rossouw

Reds to face Bulls

JP Smith, Alex Mafi, Taniela Tupou, Izack Rodda, Harry Hockings, Lukhan Salakaia-Loto, Liam Wright, Scott Higginbotham, Tate McDermott, Bryce Hegarty, Aidan Toua, Samu Kerevi (c), Chris Feauai-Sautia, Jack Hardy, Hamish Stewart. Reserves: Brandon Paenga-Amosa, Harry Hoopert, Ruan Smith, Angus Blyth, Angus Scott-Young, Moses Sorovi, Duncan Paia’aua, Jock Campbell

REFEREES

Referee: Glen Jackson 

Assistant 1: Marius van der Westhuizen

Assistant 2: AJ Jacobs

TMO: Willie Vos

ODDS

Supplied by Bet365

Bulls - $1.16

Reds - $5.00