Super Rugby is the premier professional men’s rugby union league in the southern hemisphere.
The league was first known as Super 12 (1996-2005) with twelve teams from Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. The name was then changed to Super 14 (2006-2010) after the addition of two teams, with a further team being dded for the 2011 season when the league was renamed ‘Super Rugby’.
In 2016, two new teams were added, the Sunwolves from Japan and the Jaguares fro Argentina.
The Super Rugby Finals have followed various formats since the beginnings, however the Finals now have eight teams with each conference winner getting a home quarter final. They are joined by four wild card teams, three from the Australasian group and one from the South African group.
Dan Carter has scored the most points in the Super Rugby (Super 12, Super 14) formats with 1,708 points, all for the Crusaders.
Top 5 Super Rugby Hitmen
List of Super Rugby Champions
Below is a list of Super Rugby Champions including scores and runners-up.