The date 9 of Super Rugby Aotearoa opened with an agonizing Chiefs victory over Hurricanes that once again saw Damian McKenzie as the hero with an injury time penalty.
CHIEFS 26-24 HURRICANES
In an extremely even game, Chiefs managed to turn the score around and beat the Hurricanes 26-24. The figure of the match was Damian McKenzie as he managed to convert the winning penalty on the last play of the game. Those who scored for Hamilton’s team were Pita-Gus Sowakula and Bryn Gatland. While for those from Wellington they converted James Blackwell, Billy Proctor and Asafo Aumua.