Super Rugby, Round 1: Predictions, Tips, Odds & Statistics

Super Rugby Round 1 2019

Super Rugby 2019 Round 1
| Betting Tips | Odds | Statistics

Super Rugby is back in 2019! Watch all the Round 1 action unfold as the best teams in the Southern Hemisphere battle it out for Rugby supremacy, and win yourself some money along the way!


New Zealand teams will be looking to make a statement ahead of the World Cup in 2019. They’ll be out to make a mental dent in the minds of the South African, Australian, Japanese and Argentinian teams.

It would take a brave person to defy the bookies and back against a New Zealand side to win the Super Rugby title again in 2019.

Betting Tips

Chiefs vs Highlanders, February 15th, 2019

Super Rugby ChiefsChiefs



Waikato Stadium


HighlandersSuper Rugby Highlanders 

Chiefs 1.64| Draw 20.11|Highlanders 2.27
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Tip – The Chiefs to kick off their season with a tough win at home against the men from the south in Otago.


Brumbies vs Rebels, February 15th, 2019

Super Rugby BrumbiesBrumbies



GIO Stadium


RebelsSuper Rugby Rebels

Brumbies 1.64| Draw 20.32|Rebels 2.28
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Tip – The Brumbies will use their significant home ground advantage to edge the Rebels.


Blues vs Crusader, February 16th, 2019

Super Rugby BluesBlues



Eden Park


CrusadersSuper Rugby Crusaders

Blues 3.49| Draw 22.00|Crusaders 1.30
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Tip – The Defending Super Rugby champions, the Crusaders, should get the ball rolling with the first away win of the season over the Blues in Auckland.



Waratahs vs Hurricanes, February 16th, 2019

Super Rugby WaratahsWaratahs



Brookvale Oval


HurricanesSuper Rugby Hurricanes

Waratahs 3.56| Draw 22.04|Hurricanes 1.29
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Tip – This match could be closer than the bookies suggest, however, we’ll still stick with the Hurricanes playing on Sydney’s Northern Beaches.


Sunwolves vs Sharks, February 16th, 2019

Super Rugby SunwolvesSunwolves



Singapore National Stadium


SharksSuper Rugby Sharks

Sunwolves 3.98| Draw 24.06|Sharks 1.24
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Tip –Another match closer than it appears on paper. The Sharks should win but the Sunwolves are great value here and could surprise with a shock victory playing in neutral Singapore.


Bulls vs Stormer, February 16th, 2019

Super Rugby BullsBulls



Loftus Versfeld Stadium


StormersSuper Rugby Stormers

Bulls 1.58| Draw 20.31|Stormers 2.40
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Tip – The Bulls have been in dominating form for 2 years now and always pose a difficult task for opponents at home in Pretoria.


Jaguares vs Lions, February 16th, 2019

Super Rugby JaguaresJaguers



Jose Amalfitani Stadium

Buenos Aires

LionsSuper Rugby Lions

Jaguers 2.42 | Draw 21.16|Lions 1.56
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Tip – Argentina’s Jaguares were the most improved team in Super Rugby in 2018. Given the home ground advantage we like them to upset South Africa’s visiting Lions.



Pursuing the best bet sites, this week’s best bets are;

  • Crusaders to beat the Blues
  • The Jaguares to upset the Lions


  • The Crusaders are the most successful team in Super Rugby history with 9 wins from 13 Grand Final appearances.
  • The Auckland Blues and the Bulls of South Africa are next best with 3 titles each.
  • Australian teams have only won 2 of the last 15 Super Rugby titles.